East Sydney Community and Arts Centre

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East Sydney Community and Arts Centre (ESCAC) is a new 2-storey building on the corner of Burton and Palmer streets, centrally located in Darlinghurst’s creative hub. A 10-minute walk from Museum Station and 5-minutes from Oxford St, this state-of-the-art rehearsal facility and performance space features a sprung floor with 10mm tarkett, mirrors, theatre lighting, sound, kitchenette, storage and accessible toilets. The space is designed for Performing Artists preparing for production, training or building their creative practice as well as being a venue suitable for small scale performance or events.

Facilities include:

  • Total 168sq metre area
  • 12m x 6m tarkett
  • 3.4m to 4m ceiling height
  • Mirrors with curtain cover-up
  • Black-out blinds
  • Sprung floor with 10mm tarkett
  • AV projector with HDMI input and retractable screen
  • 9 x trestle tables and 80 x chairs
  • Foyer entrance/waiting area
  • Fridge, microwave, instant hot water
  • 8 channel sound mixer with MP3 jack and radio mics
  • 3 x ceiling lighting bars with patch points
  • T/Light Nova 24 channel lighting desk
  • 10 x Fresnel, 14 x Profile, 6 x PAR64 (inc gel holders) and 6 x PAR64 LED lamps
  • Accessible toilet with shower
  • WiFi
  • Separate storage spaces

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Opening Hours:

Monday – Thursday: 8am – 10pm
Friday and Saturday: 9am – 11pm
Sunday: 9am – 8pm

Address:

34-40 Burton St,
(cnr of Burton and Palmer Streets)
DARLINGHURST, NSW 2010

On-street parking is limited to 2 hours metered parking in Darlinghurst, however there are many public transport options available at nearby Oxford Street (373, 399, 392, 394 and M10).

Please note: First-time hirers must allow 24hrs notice for initial booking as a staff member will need to be available to meet you at the studio to induct you into the space. Venue inspections for this studio can be prearranged with Management. All hirers must adhere to the Studio’s Terms and Conditions.

Rates

ARTIST-PASS HOLDERS
Per Hour Per Day (8hrs +) Per Week (40hrs +)
SOLO/INDIVIDUAL:
One person working alone in the studio
$16p/h $110p/d
($13.75p/h thereafter)
$500p/w
($12.50p/h thereafter)
GROUP:
Two or more people
working without a budget/funding
$22p/h $160p/d
($20.00p/h thereafter)
$700p/w
($18.75p/h thereafter)
FUNDED PROJECTS:
Two or more people
working with a budget/funding
$30p/h $220p/d
($27.50p/h thereafter)
$1000p/w
($25.00p/h thereafter)
COMMERCIAL CLASSES/EVENTS:
An activity where participants
pay for their involvement
$38p/h $280p/d
($35.00p/h thereafter)
$1,300p/w
($32.50p/h thereafter)
GENERAL PUBLIC $60p/h $480p/d $2400p/w

All rates are GST inclusive.

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