Rentable Rooms

Possible Uses

studio/stage is a user-friendly multi-tasking, multi-hyphenate, multi-media production space, designed to meet and exceed your creative needs.

studio/stage is suitable for: live performance, photo shoots, fashion shows and shoots, film shoots, pilots, music video shoots, classes, parties, events, fundraisers, showcases, screenings, art openings, casting sessions, rehearsals, readings, recitals, product demos and intros, press conferences, seminars, quinceaneras, speed dating events, religious services, birthday parties, magic shows, bridal showers, wedding rehearsals, writing retreats, video game tournaments, fringe festivals, and much, much more.


520 N. Western Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90004
Tel.: (323) 591-4849


520 N. Western Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90004

major features

The Cyclorama

The stage is surrounded on 3 sides by a 14′ tall curved white wall. A unique feature for a live performance space, this makes studio/stage a projection or lighting designer’s dream.

Full Kitchen

Perfect for food photographers, and groups looking to book the space for catered special events. Includes refrigerator, microwave, oven and dishwasher.

Configurable Seating

Want seats on the stage? No problem. How about cabaret seating? It’s been done before. Mount a show in the round? Simple.

Secured Parking

On the back side of the building, there is  a 14-spot gated parking lot. 6 spots are available to studio/stage during the day, 12 spots in the evening.

the stage

49-seat performance space

Best for theatre, classes, showcases, music performances, photography / film / video shoots, casting sessions, seminars, training sessions, fashion shows, religious services, screenings, readings, cabarets, sketch comedy, improv, and specialty events.

30′ wide x 25′ deep
14′ floor to grid

Unfixed seating allows for flexible house configuration.

lighting equipment

  • 11 x source four pars
  • 6 x 50 degree source four lekos
  • 4 x 36 degree strand lekos
  • 4 x Altman fresnels with barn doors and 50 ft. leaders
  • 4 x 10” fresnels
  • 4 x American DJ Pars
  • 2 x 26 degree source four lekos
  • 36 x 2.4 K dimmers
  • ETC Express Lighting Board, 600 programmable cues

sound equipment

  • 5.1. surround sound
  • DVD player and monitor
  • CD player
  • Amplifier
  • iPod/laptop hookup

the studio

fits up to 20 seats in lobby or meeting space configuration

Best for casting, photo shoots, table readings, interviews, meetings, and temporary office space.

20′ deep x 10′ wide
14′ ceiling

common areas

Dressing Room #1

  • Two Dressing Tables
  • Two Mirrors
  • Two Rolling Clothes Racks

Dressing Room #2

  • One Dressing table
  • Two Mirrors
  • Shelving


  • Refrigerator
  • Stove/Oven
  • Microwave
  • Dishwasher
  • Coffee Makers
  • Dishes/Silverware
  • Glasses/Mugs
  • Extensive Cabinet Space
  • Serving Nook
  • Large Garbage Can
  • Recycling Bin

Bathroom/Make-up room
– Vanity Mirrors and Lighting

Handicap Bathroom/Make-up room
– Vanity Mirrors and Lighting

Two Storage Spaces

  • 9 ‘x 15′ x 14’ high
  • 10′ x 10’x 8′ high
  • Loading Dock with Elephant Door

rental types

hourly / daily

studio/stage is available to rent hourly from 7am to 11pm, 7 days a week, 365 days per year. There is a four-hour minimum for hourly rentals.

Perfect for: casting sessions, shoots, showcases, readings, meetings, screenings, fundraisers, special events, etc.


Need a space for your regular class, lecuture series, or other recurring event? We’ve got you covered and will negotiate a fair monthly rental rate for a regular weekly or monthly booking.

Perfect for: acting classes, casting workshops, religious services, regular meetings, etc.

theatrical production

studio/stage is available to book Wednesday through Sunday evenings for theatrical productions, year-round. We offer competitive weekly rental rates that include discounts on rehearsal, load-in, and tech time. 3 perf./week and 4 perf./week packages available.

hollywood fringe festival

studio/stage is an official, approved venue for the annual Hollywood Fringe Festival. If you are looking for a unique, interesting, and accomodating venue run by two decorated fringe veterans, studio/stage is where you want to be! Book us through!


If there’s anything you’d like to know before submitting a booking request, or if you’d like to arrange a tour of the space, please call or e-mail us and we’ll be happy to assist you!

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