Rehearsal & Workshop Rental

IMPORTANT COVID- RELATED NOTES:

(1) Vaccinated participants only. If not, discuss with us about rehearsing with masks. Two people live in our studio building and are over 60, one of us with health conditions. We need to care for ourselves and others.

(2) There is currently an empty space buffer of 1.5 hours between each booking for air purification.

(3) We clean the floor and disinfect touch points once a day.

Below you will find information about
Studio rates
How to book the studio
Our space


STUDIO RENTAL RATES

REHEARSAL
Evenings & Weekends: $12/hr
Weekdays before 6pm: $10/hr
Use of projector or theatrical lighting system only with advance permission & training, for an additional $1/hr surcharge

CLASSES/WORKSHOPS
8 participants or more: $16/hr.
Fewer than 8: $14/hr.

NOTE:
STAND-ALONE WORKSHOP BOOKINGS, YES.
ONGOING CLASSES, NO.
LIMITED SESSIONS (for example a 6-8 week weekly workshop) MAY BE POSSIBLE but not more than three months out.

OTHER EVENTS/PARTIES
$50/hr. in the space from load-in to load-out
+ $50 cleaning and facility manager fee

RENT OUR SPACE FOR PERFORMANCE
(Click HERE for more information on performance rentals including tech specs.)

HOW TO BOOK: Steps for Renting the Space

FIRST TIME USERS:
One week advance is requested, plus payment in advance after booking is confirmed.
OTHERS:
48 hours in advance please.

READ THE INFORMATION BELOW CAREFULLY.
PLEASE HAVE A SPECIFIC REQUEST BEFORE CONTACTING US.

1 – CHECK AVAILABILITY:
Go to pwnw.skedda.com — This is for information purposes only. You will email us to make the actual booking. Make sure to double-check availability using the DAY VIEW or the GRID VIEW.
CALENDAR NOTE
:
ON MONTH, LIST or GRID view, the times listed are the times already taken. On DAY view, a white box with gray edge on left is taken. Lined light gray areas denote hours that are available.

2 – PLEASE INCLUDE ARRIVAL & DEPARTURE TIMES as part of your  request, as the outside door enters directly into studio….no waiting room, or lobby.

3 –TO BOOK STUDIO TIME, EMAIL us at studio@pwnw-pdx.org.
Be as specific as possible with your request, e.g. “I would like to rent Thursday Oct 21, 6-8pm.

4 – IF YOU ARE A “TRUSTED USER” you can book your time directly at  pwnw.skedda.com at any time. More info on trusted user status below.

TRUSTED USER STATUS:
For artists who rent fairly consistently, using the studio for creation, rehearsal, or practice (not teaching). Do your own booking online, and receive discounts.
Contact us HERE for information about becoming a trusted user

THE PWNW SPACE:

Uses: movement, contemporary dance, theater rehearsals, meetings, workshops, short-term class series (e.g. a 6-week series). Certain types of music rehearsals also work here. Not suitable for percussive dance styles: clogging, tap, flamenco, etc, as these mark and/or damage the floor.
NOTE: priority is given to uses that align with our non-profit arts mission.

Dimensions: approx. 30′ x 40′ with risers at one end. Seats up to 49.
Available rehearsal area 900-1000 SF
Typical performing area approx. 30′ wide x 25′ deep
Ceiling is 12′ center, arcing down to 8′ either side.

Floor: variegated gray marley-type dance floor over wood. Quite springy. There are mirrors but they don’t go down to the floor. No tap-dancing or other percussive dancing shoes. Avoid shoes that leave scuff marks.

Sound system: 12 channel Mackie mixer and two powered JBL Eon 10in. speakers. CD/DVD player. Input for laptop or mp3 player. One Shure mic & mic stand. No piano.

Studio Information and Rules: Click HERE
For information on performance rentals, click HERE

CONTACT:

EMAIL (preferred): studio@pwnw-pdx.org.
TRUSTED USERS (you know who you are): Book directly at pwnw.skedda.com
TEL: 503.777.1907