Making affordable space for Sydney Artists since 2005

Performing Arts Spaces

Brand X offer rehearsal spaces for theatre, music, film and dance practitioners across Sydney. These venues are specifically designed to cater for the needs of Performing Artists to develop their practice, make new work or prepare for production and presentation on stage or screen.

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The Flying Nun

Celebrating the fringe, alternative and local contemporary counter-culture, come and be the first audience to witness new performance work fresh out of the rehearsal room and by doing so, support Independent Artists to propel their work on to stages across Sydney.

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Our Programs

Brand X are proud to offer NSW based emerging and professional artists with opportunities to develop their practice, generate income and expand their capacities through a comprehensive portfolio of programs to service independent creative practitioners.

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Book a Studio

Use our online booking calendar to secure your rehearsal or meeting space with Brand X. The calendar displays all confirmed activity in our venues until December 2020, allowing you to reserve your one-off or on-going bookings at a Brand X space in Darlinghurst or St Leonards.

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Our Impact

17

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95,948

artists with space

323

residencies

$304,494

income to artists

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Latest news

  • Be part of an Art project with your voice

    Urban Theatre Projects is inviting late-night voice messages for the Nightline Art & About Edition. UTP invites you to share what’s on your mind by leaving an anonymous after-midnight voice message on The Nightline. Read more

  • EDGE newtown opens tomorrow thursday Nov 7

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  • The Power of the Holy Spirit

    Fri 15 Nov at 8pm
    Sat 16 Nov at 8pm


    A performative lecture on mushrooms, storytelling whilst popping nangs. This new experimental solo performance explores the control we do/don't have over our URL identities in a post-truth world. #trippy #lol #posttruthbaby. Tickets available for $20. Read more

  • Art Installation, Art Handling and Rigging with Kaillan Clay

    Brand X is offering a series of training sessions in useful skills for the arts sector. This first one is on art installation, art handling and rigging with artist Kaillan Clay who is an art installer and theatre technician at Carriageworks and White Rabbit Gallery. Read more

  • Sam I Am

    Fri 29 Nov at 8pm
    Sat 30 Nov at 8pm


    A one-man show exploring the self-discovery of a Queer, hard of hearing/Deaf man being a part of two worlds. Coming out at the time of the Marriage Equality Plebiscite has impacts both negative and positive on him and his journey towards identity. Tickets available for $20. Read more