Rent our spaces for meetings, conferences, weddings, receptions, filming and photoshoots, focus groups, strategic planning sessions, and other events.
Special Event Spaces
Mirna Zagar Studio
Size: 21x30 ft (630 sq ft)
Wooden (maple) sprung dance floor
Capacity: 15 (for classes/rehearsals)
Ceiling height: 10 ft 8 inches
Location: Level 7
Our smallest studio has superb natural light and a versatile wooden floor. This multipurpose space is ideally suited for dance classes and rehearsals as well as small-scale receptions, meetings, seminars and photoshoots.
This studio is popular for its great location, superb natural light and versatile wooden floor. With access to a canopied rooftop terrace with great downtown views, this space is also ideal for special events, including receptions, weddings and photoshoots.
Sprung dance floor with black Harlequin ‘Cascade’ surface
Capacity: 154 seats/200 total
Ceiling height: 26 ft 9 inches/ 8 m
Grid height: 23 ft 9 inches/ 7 m
Location: Level 1
Stage size when seats in place: 46ft wide x 30 ft deep/14m wide x 9 m deep
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.
Leading Companies and Organizations Have Chosen Scotiabank Dance Centre For Their Events
Alexander Holburn Beaudin + Lang LLP
Emily Carr University of Art + Design
Royal Caribbean International
The Vancouver Film School
YVR Art Foundation
"Thank you very much for providing the venue for our Drum Auction Event. The Faris Family Studio looked stunning with the drums installed and the auction was a success. Thanks also to your technical staff for all their hard work and assistance."
- Susan Jackson, YVR Art Foundation
SPECIAL EVENT PLANNING GUIDE
For more information about special event rentals at Scotiabank Dance Center, including hours, catering, costs and more, download our special events information pack.