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11m x 6m / 66m2

'Skylab Launch' (2017), Hellen Sky. Photo by Gregory Lorenzutti for Dancehouse.


11m x 6m / 66m2 / 15p Capacity

Named after Dancehouse co-founder Hellen Sky, Skylab is a small studio space with mirrors, windows to Princes Street with natural light and tarkett/ dance flooring. Skylab is popular for classes, workshops and rehearsals as well as photo shoots and boutique events without much technical set-up.

Skylab has: Showworks sprung floor, black Tarkett covering, natural light, partial blackout, mirror, Barre, sound system aux plug in, stereo with aux plug in.

Accessibility: Limited access: stairs only. Skylab is a NO SHOES studio.

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.


Dancehouse has developed a COVIDSafe Plan to ensure the continued safe use of Dancehouse spaces for our community, artists and staff.

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