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Available creative rental spaces for performances, rehearsals, exhibitions, events, workshops, meetings, etc. can now be listed and searched free of charge on SpaceFinder BC.

This new matchmaking tool is designed for renters looking for creative space, and venues looking to promote their rentals. Describe your space, upload a calendar with availability, and accept online bookings—100 percent free of charge. 

General Classified consist of those ads which do not fit into the categories of job, volunteer, or call for artists postings. This space is not for event listings; that service is available to BC Alliance members via our Member News page.

Examples of General Classifieds are:

  • Items for sale or free (ie. office supplies, furniture, props, etc.) / seeking items;
  • Available services (ie. grant-writing, arts management services, accounting, etc.) / seeking services.

Classifieds postings are free for BC Alliance members and $50 + GST for non-members.

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Individual members may not post on behalf of an organization, and organizational members may only post their own listings. 

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Please Note: The information provided via the form will be posted as it is received; please proof your posting carefully prior to submitting as we do not make edits. To keep the board current, postings are subject to removal after two months.

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Office Space for Rent/Lease


Vancouver Musicians Association


700 sq. ft. office space on street level strata building. 3 separate offices, reception area, kitchen and bathroom, and two parking spaces, $1500 monthly based on year lease.

Contact Name: Dusty Kelly
Contact Email: dusty@vma145.ca
Contact Phone: (604) 737-1110



Free Furniture Available to the Cultural Community


Theatre for Living


Theatre for Living’s office is downsizing and we must get rid of all our furniture in the NEXT THREE WEEKS. Give us a call at 604-871-0508 or email: admin@theatreforliving.com to book an appointment and drop by the office (323 – 350 East 2nd Ave, @ Brunswick, Vancouver) to see if you are interested in any (or all!) of these FREE items:


Light Industrial Completely Outfitted Workshop Space (Day/Week/Month)


The Little Big Workshop


Custom Prop shop looking to rent out shared access for serious small scale fabrication/art business use. Includes two personal work desks, use of shop floor equipment, ventilated paint room, computer room space, kitchenette, bathroom, and lounge.  Two story shop with grade level loading door, one parking space, east Vancouver location.  Keyed access and material storage for long term arrangement only.  Required to provide own materials and hand tools.  Utilities costs (heat, hydro, internet) on top of rent,  to be shared.  Maximum 3 persons and 2 keys per arrangement.  Background checks and references will be requested

Shop Equipment includes

  • table saw
  • metal lathe
  • industrial disc sanders
  • 3 axis mill
  • drill press
  • bandsaw
  • sandblasting cabinet
  • compressed air hookups
  • dust extraction
  • common work tables

$1995 per month, $800 per week, $200 per day + utilities

Contact Name: Adam
Website: www.thelittlebigworkshop.com


Firehall Rehearsal Studio Available for Rent


Firehall Arts Centre


Cozy studio space in heritage building available for casual rentals. 

Studio Space Dimensions: 28 ft x 40 ft with 15 ft ceiling


  • Wood floor with Marlee covered centre section
  • One short ballet barre wall-mounted
  • One wall of mirror with drapes 
  • Three lighting grid pipes 
  • Three large arched windows which open
  • Some basic rehearsal furniture
  • Small sound system 
  • Access to bathrooms, refrigerator, sitting area
  • Studio can seat between 25-45 people for meetings, readings, or small performances. 

Rental Costs: Not for Profit Hourly - $20
Daily - $100 (includes eight hours) 
Weekly (six days) - $500

Commercial Hourly - $45 Daily - $350 (includes eight hours) 
Weekly (six days) - $1350 (includes 40 hours) 

For filming, performances, or pre-registered paid events, please direct your inquiries to firehall@firehallartscentre.ca for a rental quote. 

Deposits on rentals may be required. Dependent on the nature and time of your rentals, a Firehall staff person may need to be available at an additional cost. Technical crew is required for events with hanging lighting or other hanging equipment. 

Contact us at firehall@firehallartscentre.ca to inquire about studio rental. Let us know the nature of your event or project, the group or organization you represent, the desired dates and times for your rental, key artists participating in your event or project, and contact information. The studio can not be rented while a performance is happening in the theatre. Performance schedule is available at www.firehallartscentre.ca

Studio image: https://www.dropbox.com/s/hbj2rqro3817y4u/Firehall%20Studio.jpg?dl=0

Contact Name: Larissa Vuurhuis
Contact Email: firehall@firehallartscentre.ca
Contact Phone: (604) 689-0691



Dance Studio/Rehearsal Space Available


Anna Wyman School of Dance Arts


Located in picturesque Ambleside, we have two bright 30'x40' studios equipped with sprung Marley floors, sound system including iPod connection, air conditioning, ballet barre & floor to ceiling wall mirrors.

*Studios are available for rent outside of our scheduled classes, up until 15 min prior to class start times. Rentals are by the hour.

Please call or e-mail for inquiries on availability and pricing.

Contact Name: Anna Wyman
Contact Email: info@annawyman.com
Contact Phone: (604) 926-6535



Studio Space Available Immediately


The Bakery


$315.00/ month Private work space 80 sq ft with additional storage.

Rent includes:
Heat, electricity, wi-fi, secure 24 hr access, bright studios with skylights, 200 sq ft gallery/project space, a small kitchenette, mini fridge, toaster oven, and kettle. A bathroom with a slop sink for cleaning brushes. There are 12 studios in total and one gallery space all located on the second floor of the building. 

*please note studios are airy but there is no ventilation for toxic materials like spray paint.

frequently studios come available over the year.

Contact Name: Robert Turriff
Contact Email: info@thebakeryonfranklin.com





RFP: Policy and Operations Manual


West Kootenay Regional Arts Council


REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS – Policy and Operational Manual: Research, Development and Implementation. The West Kootenay Regional Arts Council (WKRAC) is seeking a qualified contractor with Human Resources training / experience to work with us to develop a comprehensive Policy and Operational Manual. Read the complete RFP by visiting www.wkartscouncil.com.

RFP closing date: April 23, 2018. Timeline: all duties and deliverables must be provided before June 30, 2018.

Contact Name: Krista Patterson
Contact Email: wkrac@telus.net
Contact Phone: (250) 352-2421



Shop Theatre Venue for Rent


Renegade Productions Inc.


The Shop Theatre is a 100 seat, 2200 sq ft venue available to theatre companies, musicians and special event producers for rent on a daily or weekly basis. Conveniently located at 3030 East Broadway in Renegade Productions arts facility, The Shop is on a major transit route, has plenty of free parking, has easy loading and is wheelchair friendly. Lighting, sound equipment, wifi, lounge, dressing room, kitchenette and a bar area are included. Bookings info at the links below.

Contact Email: info@renegadeproductions.net
Contact Phone: (604) 685-0435




Theatre Rehearsal Space


Renegade Productions Inc.


Renegade has a new location in East Vancouver at 3030 E Broadway. The multi-use arts facility has 2 large and 1 smaller theatre rehearsal studios available. Studio A is set up as a theatre with beautiful seating in a 2,200 sq ft bright, clean studio with masonite flooring, lighting, sound system, piano, and plenty of tables and chairs. There is also a 1,000 sq ft studio with floor to ceiling windows, mirrors and a sprung floor. Renegade Broadway is on a major transit route, has plenty of free parking, wifi, a kitchenette, 2 lounges, and wheelchair access. There is an on-site prop shop as well as music and art studios.

Contact Email: info@renegadeproductions.net
Contact Phone: (604) 685-0435


Music Rehearsal Studios


Renegade Productions Inc.


Renegade Productions is Vancouver's largest and most established music rehearsal facility. Located in East Vancouver on a major transit route at 3030 E Broadway, Renegade has multiple lockout as well as large shared spaces. There is plenty of free parking, 2 lounges, wifi, a kitchenette and easy loading in a clean, well-managed, secure. building. Mix it up with our theatre, art and dance clients in a one-of-a-kind multi-use facility!

Contact Email: info@renegadeproductions.net
Contact Phone: (604) 685-0435




Dance Studio Available


Renegade Productions Inc.


Beautiful, bright,1000 + sq ft dance studio available in East Van at Renegade Productions' new 3030 E Broadway location. The studio has a sprung, marley floor, wall-to-ceiling windows, wall of mirrors, and a great sound system. The facility is multi-disciplinary, with theatre, music, and visual art studios as well. Located on a major transit route, the studio has plenty of free parking,wifi, a lounge and kitchenette. All styles welcome!

Contact Email: info@renegadeproductions.net
Contact Phone: (604) 685-0435




Art Studio Space


Renegade Arts


Art studio space is available at the new Renegade Broadway location, located in East Van at 3030 East Broadway! We have private studios as well as large shared space with an open floor plan. The building is on a major transit,route, has free parking, wifi, a kitchenette, lounges, wheelchair access in a clean, bright and friendly multi-use facility incorporating art, theater, dance & music. Reasonable prices for artists!

Contact Email: info@renegadeproductions.net
Contact Phone: (604) 685-0435




North Vancouver Multi-Disciplinary space available for classes or creative work/play


Marc's Madness Dance Studio/School


The space itself is 28' by 23' and has a sprung floor with black marley on the surface. There are portable mirrors and 30 par16 lighting instruments to use. There are 15 stacking chairs and a full sound system. Two walls are white and the other two are the windows to the street and a dark blue wall. 
So far in the dance realm we have had choreographers use the space, dancers rehearsals, classes and video work.
In the music realm we have had jam sessions, vocal classes and workshops.We also had a Cuban drumming workshop.
In the acting realm we have had ongoing improvisation classes and acting for musical theatre. 
In the visual art realm we have had a pop-up gallery of photographs in a group show for one month.
The rates are variable and run from $17 an hour for creative work and negotiated rates for classes. 
Additionally there is free parking in the back for 14 cars and the studio is on the 239 bus route.

Contact Name: Marc Berezowski
Contact Email: marcsmadness@yahoo.com
Contact Phone: (604) 988-2784



American Sign Language Vlog


Theatre Terrific


Are you an arts organization looking for ways to promote your events that are accessible to the Deaf and Heard of Hearing community? Please send your request for Vlog(s) in ASL!

Contact Name: Landon Krentz
Contact Email: l.krentz@me.com
Contact Phone: (778) 317-1739



Renegade Recording Studios


Renegade Inc.


A fully equipped recording studio complete with the following items:

  • latest version of Pro Tools software
  • analog division reel to reel, turn table, cassette, digital conversion
  • decorated with authentic production furniture from the film Underworld
  • 2000 sq ft tracking room

Contact Name: Jim Buckshon
Contact Email: info@renegadeproductions.net
Contact Phone: (604) 685-0435



Creative Office Space For Rent in Strathcona


Eastside Culture Crawl Society


Bright, newly renovated storefront office equipped with a security alarm. Shared washroom, kitchen area and meeting space. 

Open-space concept shared with the Eastside Culture Crawl Society and one other person. Non-retail. Would work well as an office space or a creative work space for a photographer, graphic designer, etc.

- Approximately 300 sq ft
- $600 + GST (includes utilities and wifi)
- Available now

If interested please reply with some information about yourself and what you would be using the space for.

Contact Email: admin@culturecrawl.ca



Office Space for Rent at Scotiabank Dance Centre


The Dance Centre


Scotiabank Dance Centre, Canada’s flagship dance facility and a hub for arts activity in Vancouver, has offices available for rent. Our offices are bright, clean spaces, and you will be among a diverse and friendly creative community.

Office sizes are approx 70 sq ft
Phone and internet connection jacks installed, public wi-fi also available
On the same floor:
Photocopier and fax
Kitchenette with fridge and microwave
Washrooms and shower
Fully furnished meeting room (seating up to 16) with phone for conference calls
Staffed reception area in the building’s main lobby for receiving mail and deliveries
24/7 access

Six studios available for rent, including fully-equipped black box production studio seating 154
Lounge with kitchenette
Change/locker rooms and showers

Located in the heart of downtown Vancouver with excellent transit connections: Canada Line Yaletown/Roundhouse is just a few minutes’ walk away. Numerous buses stop directly outside the building.

Close to a great selection of restaurants and cafes in Yaletown and on Granville/Davie Streets, a block away from the Granville Entertainment District.

Renters from all business sectors are welcome; however priority will be given to dance companies, artists and arts organizations, and other not-for-profits.

Contact Name: Robin Naiman
Contact Email: admin@thedancecentre.ca
Contact Phone: (604) 606-6413



Bright and Spacious Office for Rent in Woodwards Building


The Geist Foundation


We are an easy-going and friendly group working in the arts and culture industry. Currently it is us, Geist, and one other organization.

We are looking for clean, respectful and fun office mates!

There is one requirement: your organization needs to be a non-profit in the arts and culture.

Key information:

  • There is 13ft by 13ft available for rent. You can probably fit 3 - 5 desks in the space
  • $500 per month
  • Available now
  • Open-space concept but we have dividers for some privacy

Other highlights of the office:

  • We get lots of light in the office (large windows)
  • Air condition in the summer, heater in the winter
  • Access to kitchen and boardroom
  • Shared bathrooms (with other offices on the floor)

If interested please email us with some information about your organization. Feel free to get in touch if you have any other questions!

Contact Name: Jocelyn Kuang
Contact Email: geist@geist.com
Contact Phone: (604) 681-9161
Website: http://www.geist.com/

Grant Writer


Cultural Support Services


Twenty years of experience with successful Canada Council, Ontario Arts Council, Tri-Council, and Foundation Grants for Artists, Arts Organizations, and Non-profit Organizations.

Contact Name: Jane Colwell
Contact Email: jcolwell@golden.net
Contact Phone: 519 830 1159

Driver & Delivery Services


Greetings from the Great Northern Way Scene Shop at the Arts Factory. 
We wanted to share some information on our really great driver/delivery services. We have put together a list of our rates and vehicle options for those who don't know about our driver services and for those who have been using it to their advantage for years. We have experience moving dance floor, stage sets, small props, large props, art, lighting, tools, paint or anything else that needs transporting. We've got you covered! 

Drivers are available 24/7 with sufficient notice.

The Great Northern Way Scene Shop has:

1- ton cube van: box dimensions are 14'L x 6'1”T x 7'4” W.
Ford 250 pick-up truck.

Our minimum charge of $102.60 includes: **
Driver for 2 hours and 20kms-after 2 hours you will be charged $41.30 per hour and after 20kms you will be charged $0.59 per km.
Driver rates DO NOT include extended labour past driving ( ie: installation or technical assistance). Extended labour can be provided with sufficient notice for an additional charge.

There is no PST charged on deliveries but GST will be added to your bill.

If you have any questions or to place a delivery/pickup order please send an email to
kiki@gnwshop.ca or call 604.874.0740.
Thank you in advance for your business!

**distance calculated based on trips beginning and ending at Great Northern Way Scene Shop, 281
Industrial Ave, Vancouver BC

Contact Name: Kiki Lightburn
Contact Email: kiki@gnwshop.ca
Contact Phone: (604) 874-0470

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