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Other Spaces

Other spaces for rent at Shenkman Arts Centre

For further information or to reserve the room, please contact the Booking Agent at 613-580-2424 ext 15930 or send your request to locationshenkmanrentals@ottawa.ca.

Ottawa Citizen Dance Studio

 

  • 1,800 sq. ft.
  • capacity of 85 people
  • 2 heights of dance barres
  • sound system
  • mirrors
  • sprung floor
  • hourly rental rates

Emmy & Victor Abboud Music Studio

 

  • 1,800 sq. ft.
  • capacity of 85 people
  • acoustically treated
  • 6 ft piano
  • hourly rental rates


New Media Centre

The New Media Centre consists of the Sound Studio and Multipurpose Room. These spaces can be rented together or separately.

  • 1,600 sq. ft.
  • this rental includes the Multipurpose Room and the Sound Studio
  • hourly rental rates

 

Sound Studio (New Media Centre)

  • 387 sq. ft.
  • capacity of 6 people
  • rental space includes the main studio plus control booth
  • These rooms are constructed to Dolby Production Guidelines. Any hardware and software to be supplied by users.
  • hourly rental rates

Multipurpose Room (New Media Centre)

  • 635 sq. ft.
  • capacity of 25 people
  • hourly rental rates

Upper Lobby Reception Space

 

  • 1,076 sq. ft.
  • capacity of 100 people
  • lots of natural light, appropriate for pre- and post-performance receptions
  • hourly rental rates

Lower Lobby Reception Space

 

  • 6,458 sq. ft.
  • capacity of 500 people
  • lots of natural light, appropriate for pre- and post-performance receptions
  • hourly rental rates


Agora Minto-Orléans Outdoor Plaza

 

  • approximately 10,000 sq. ft.
  • concrete landscaped area located in front of the Centre
  • includes a 400 sq. ft. 'stage' area designed by artist Maskull Lasserre including a sculptured bronze piano and piano stool sculptured from a boulder found on the site
  • daily rental rates

Arts Network Ottawa Meeting Space   

 

  • capacity of 18 people
  • projector and screen available for rental
  • Polycom system for conference calling available for rental
  • free WiFi 
  • hourly and daily rental rates  

For further information or to reserve the room, please contact Arts Network Ottawa at 613-580-2767 or send your request to danielle@artsnetottawa.ca.


Ottawa School of Theatre Studios

  • two studios are available, each measuring 750 sq. ft.
  • audio system and lighting systems available
  • mirrors and curtains on one wall in each studio
  • blocks, risers and in-stock set pieces can be provided upon request
  • available 9 am to 4 pm Monday to Friday; Saturday and Sunday from 5 pm to 10 pm

For further information or to reserve the room, please contact Ottawa School of Theatre at 613-580-2764 or send your request to office@ost-eto.ca