The Firehall Arts Centre / Firehall Theatre Society is a producer and presenter of professional performing and visual arts with a specific focus on professional theatre and contemporary dance reflective of Canada‟s rich cultural fabric. Through its productions, presentations and programs the Firehall entertains, educates and promotes cultural understanding, creative development and artistic excellence.
Studio Rental Procedure: If you wish to rent the Firehall Arts Centre‟s studio space, please submit a brief request of the nature of your event or project, the group or organization you represent, the desirable time frame for your rental, the length of the rental, artists participating in your event or project, contact information. Submissions are scheduled by the Firehall Arts Centre keeping in mind the appropriateness of the project in relation to the Firehall‟s ongoing goals and objectives, the availability of the space and in the case of performances its place in the overall season of events and your ability to market your event.
Written submissions are a requirement and are accepted on an ongoing basis. We recommend a period of at least six months in advance for rentals of more than one week.
Dimensions: 28 ft x 40 ft. with 15 ft ceiling.
Characteristics: Wood floor with Marlee covered centre section. Two short ballet barres mounted. One wall of mirror with drapes. Three lighting grid pipes. Three large arched windows which open. 40 chairs. Basic rehearsal furnishings. Access to bathrooms, shower, refrigerator, beverages, sitting area.
For rehearsals or meetings up to 25 people Commercial Hourly - $45
Daily - $350 (includes eight hours)
Weekly (six days) - $1350 (includes 40 hours)
Not for Profit Hourly - $20
Daily - $100 (includes eight hours) Weekly (six days) - $500
For filming, performances or pre-registered paid events Commercial Hourly $60
Daily $420 (includes eight hours) Weekly (six days) $2520
Not for Profit Hourly $40
Daily $240 (includes eight hours) Weekly (six days) $1320
Additional Charges: Dependent upon the nature of rental usage
Staff may or may not be required depending on the nature of your rental.
Charges for the following Firehall Arts Centre staff persons are occasionally revised, please request current rates when submitting your rental inquiry: Technical Director, Technical Crew, Box Office staff.