SPACES AND SPECS

Our studios, production/performance space, and board room.

Dance Studio Features

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Sprung Floors

Marley and wooden surfaces

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Air Conditioning

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Sound Systems

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Mirrors & Barres

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Natural Light

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Pianos

in Marley floored studios

Dance Studio
Details

Mirna Zagar Studio

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    Size: 21x30 ft (630 sq ft)
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    Wooden (maple) sprung dance floor
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    Capacity: 15 (for classes/rehearsals)
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    Ceiling height: 10 ft 8 inches
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    Location: Level 7
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Judith R Marcuse Studio

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    Size: 25x32 ft (800 sq ft)
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    Wooden (maple) sprung dance floor
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    Capacity: 20 (for classes/rehearsals)
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    Location: Level 7
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Sharon Jandali Studio and Stephen A Jarislowsky Studio

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    Size: 35x40 ft (1400 sq ft)
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    Sprung dance floor with grey Harlequin ‘Studio’ surface
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    Capacity: 25
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    Ceiling height: 14 ft
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    Location: Level 4 (Jandali) and Level 3 (Jarislowsky)
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Earl Kraul & Grant Strate Studio and Bruce R Birmingham Studio

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    Size: 39 ft x 47 ft (1800 sq ft)
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    Sprung dance floor with grey Harlequin ‘Studio’ surface
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    Capacity: 30
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    Ceiling height: 14 ft
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    Location: Level 4 (Kraul & Strate) and Level 3 (Birmingham)
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Production/
Presentation Space

Faris Family Studio

The Faris Family Studio (Black Box)

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    Size: 46 ft x 64 ft/14m x 20 m
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    Sprung dance floor with black Harlequin ‘Cascade’ surface
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    Capacity: 200
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    Ceiling height: 26 ft 9 inches/ 8 m
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    Grid height: 23 ft 9 inches/ 7 m
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    Location: Level 1
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    Stage size when seats in place: 46ft wide x 30 ft deep/14m wide x 9 m deep
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    Wheelchair-accessible

The Faris Family Studio at Scotiabank Dance Centre is a wonderful supportive theatre space for presenting dance and other events. Intimate and flexible, it is a purpose-built, fully-equipped black box space with retractable seating, which can be utilized in almost any configuration, from standard theatre seating to in the round or anything in between. Our knowledgeable, helpful staff offer specific expertise in supporting dance companies and artists, and can help you get the maximum out of your budget.

The Faris Family Studio is available for rent for production rehearsals, filming, presentations and special events of all kinds, as well as dance, theatre and music performances.

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Boardroom

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The Peter C Godsoe Board Room

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    Size: 13x24 ft/ 312 sq ft
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    Capacity: Tables and chairs for 14, with space for additional seating
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    Location: Level 6

Our fully equipped boardroom is full of natural light and offers a productive space for meetings, planning sessions, interviews and workshops.

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Other Amenities

  • Change rooms with lockers and showers.
  • Washrooms throughout the building.
  • Lounge with kitchenette (fridge, sink, microwave) (Level 5).
  • Canopied rooftop terrace (Level 7).
  • Noticeboard with events information, job postings, auditions, at reception.
  • Public wi-fi throughout.
  • Wheelchair access throughout except for the Jandali and Kraul & Strate Studios on Level 4.

Rates &
Subsidies

Dance artists/companies and not-for-profit arts organizations (rates as at September 1, 2019).

Hourly Rate
Regular
15% Member Discount
30% Member Discount
45% Member Discount
Zagar
24.16
20.30
16.95
13.35
Marcuse
28.32
23.90
19.89
15.63
Jandali
37.76
31.12
26.49
20.81
Jarislowsky
37.76
31.12
26.49
20.81
Kraul & Strate
47.71
40.45
33.44
26.29
Birmingham
47.71
40.45
33.44
26.29
Board Room
22.13
18.37
15.48
12.18

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