For the remainder of 2020, Dancehouse will not be taking booking enquiries. Instead, we will be repeating our Your House initiative for free space. The last ballot for 2020 closes Friday 20 November 12 noon.
We are now taking enquiries for 2021!
Hiring Dancehouse looks different; we have strict session times and booking minimums to ensure the safety of everyone at Dancehouse. These session times cannot be amended.
Monday — Friday: 9am-12:30pm
Monday — Friday: 1:30pm-5pm
Tuesday — Thursday: 6pm-10pm*
Minimum booking terms: 2 hours
*In 2021, Monday and Friday evenings are not available for hire
Saturday — Sunday: 9am-10pm
Minimum booking terms: 6 hours
Bookings will be confirmed from January-June 2021.
Request a Booking:
Located in North Carlton, Dancehouse is a performance venue dedicated to contemporary dance with a comfortable foyer, bar and amenities, two flexible studio spaces, upstairs and a theatre with backstage, and garden on the ground floor.*
While Dancehouse spaces are primarily set-up for dance performances, rehearsals and workshops, they are versatile and available for a wide range of applications. Dancehouse has played host to talking events, music gigs, parties, photo shoots, community festivals and corporate planning days.
*During restrictions relating to Covid-19, some amenities and access are limited or not available. Please refer to our CovidSafe Plan for details.
Skylab launch event
Stop-Go, Branch Nebula (2018). Photo by Gregory Lorenzutti for Dancehouse (Sylvia Staehli Theatre).
Our Rates (per hour) all spaces
Rehearsals: $21 / Members $15
Classes/Workshops: $26 / Members $20
Photography/Video Shoots: $26 / Members $20