Rehearsal Rentals

CPR – Center for Performance Research provides subsidized rehearsal space for artists.

The studios may also be reserved for classes and workshops, performances, exhibitions, and events. For more information on these packages and rates, please review the following documents on Class & Event Rentals and Performance Rentals

For other inquiries, please contact Alexandra Rosenberg, Executive Director, at


To reserve a rehearsal rental time, please check the studio rental booking calendar for availability and send a detailed e-mail to Please, no phone calls. CPR will respond within 48 hours to your request. Please be sure to include:

  • Day, date, time, and requested studio
  • Intended use of studio
  • The name you would like on the invoice, telephone number, and address

Schedule Release
Bookings for regular rehearsals can be made 2-3 months in advance. You may book whatever month we are currently in, plus the following two months. On the 1st of the next month, the following month becomes available. For example, on January 1st at 12:01am, you can book through March. On February 1st at 12:01am, you can book through April.

All requests are processed on a first-come first-served basis via email.

Classes, performances, lockouts and other rentals can be considered beyond this window. Please email with any questions.

NYSCA Subsidized Rehearsal Rates*
Large Studio: $10/hour
Small Studio: $6/hour

*New York based dance artists qualify for up to 10 NYSCA subsidized hours per fiscal year. After 10 hours, all rehearsals are booked at the Subsidized Non-Profit Rate.

Non-Profit Subsidized Rehearsal Rates
Large Studio: $18/hour
Small Studio: $10/hour

Cancellation Policy
Renters must notify CPR at least 2 weeks prior to the requested rental date or tenant is liable for the full cost of the rental.



41′ x 45′  (1,845 sq ft)
41′ X 26.5′ (marley)

The large studio is also available for performances, has a seating capacity of 52, and a brand-new LED lighting system.



15′ X 45′ (675 SQ FT)