Playing Field Studio is an intimate, multi-purpose arts studio available for hire for creative and performing art activities. The studio is centrally located in the Acton Arts Precinct close to transport, shops, cafes and the Australian National University. The studio is available for hire for ongoing or one-off bookings by organisations that align with the studio’s aims and objectives.
Hire of the studio includes:
- 8.2m x 8.2m tarquet studio space
- 5 x folding trestle tables (small size)
- 10 x folding chairs
- 3 x rugs
- kitchenette including fridge, kettle, cups and plates
- access to toilets and change rooms
Limited storage facilities are available for ongoing hirers and access to a small secure office may be given on request.
Playing Field Studio is a not-for-profit organization and studio hire fees contribute towards the running costs of the studio including rates, insurance, electricity, heating and air conditioning, cleaning, maintenance and artistic programming.
2017 Studio hire rates
|$12 an hour||Unfunded artists/ projects using the studio to practice their art form for non-profit yielding exercises.|
|$18 – $25 an hour||Income generating, facilitators & artists conducting workshop/classes/ rehearsals etc.|
|$23 an hour||Medium organisations providing workshops/classes/rehearsals for the community.|
|$41 an hour||Large organizations providing meeting space, workshops/ classes and rehearsals.|
Playing Field Studio reserves the right to change fees throughout the year subject to increased running costs. Playing Field Studio aims to provide an affordable studio space for the community and studio hire rates are a guideline only. Feel free to discuss your specific situation with the booking manager regarding hire rates. A fully refundable $20 deposit is payable upon confirmation and collection of the studio key.
In the event of a booking cancellation, notice must be provided to the booking manager seven days before the date of the booking or a $20 cancellation fee will be charged.
Click here to view the Venue Hire Agreement.
Click here to download the 2017 Studio Hire Rates.