Bloomberg Arts Labs

A suite of creative and rehearsal spaces on the first floor of Arcola Theatre

Studios 3 & 4 are ideal for conferences, meetings and workshops as well as for rehearsals and readings.

Studio 3

Studio 3

Studio 4

Studio 4














Dimension and Capacity:

Studio 3: 105 square metres / 15 metres x 7 metres (1130 square ft / 49.2 ft x 23 ft)

60 – 80 (seated theatre style), 100 (standing), 30 – 40 (workshop style with tables)


Studio 4: 80 square metres / 11 metres x 7.3 metres (861.1 sq ft / 118.4 ft x 78.6 ft)

40 – 60 (seated theatre style ), 80 (standing), 25 – 35 (workshop style with tables)


Hire Rates:

Rehearsals and readings

£200 daily

Weekly rehearsal hire: £1000

Hourly rate: £60


Equipment and Services:

Included in the basic hire: Chairs, a technician to help with set up and break down, wifi, flipchart, limited, assorted tables

Extras Available: Duty technician for the whole of your event (£120), projector and screen (£30), LCD TV (£25), black out (£40), piano (contact us for costs)

*Local community groups and charities please contact us to discuss your needs and rates.

The Arts Labs are available for hire during the day for events and rehearsals. For more information please email  or call 020 7503 1645 (MON – FRI 11am – 6pm)

The Rate Card can be downloaded here.

We can cater for your events. Have a look at possible options here. To get an idea of our local, sustainable and organic menu, check out our bar pages.


About Bloomberg and Arcola Theatre

Since 2010/11, Bloomberg have supported ambitious training programmes by Arcola Youth, 60+ and Ala-Turka theatre groups including performances at Arcola Theatre, the Barbican’s Radical Nature exhibition Dalston Mill and at community venues across Hackney.

Bloomberg’s continued sponsorship focuses on the maintenance and running of the Arcola Arts Lab as well as our Engagement Programme.