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The Studio Theatre is a large studio with the added benefits of blackout curtains, a lighting rig and a seating area. With a maximum capacity of 230 standing, and a fully retractable seating system for 100, this is a flexible space suitable for a variety of events and performances.

Ideal for fashion shows, photo shoots, film work and movement workshops or creative 'away-days', the Studio Theatre has a standard overhead lighting rig and comes inclusive of a full sound system providing playback facilities for CD and cassette.

A TV, VHS and DVD player are included and additional technical equipment is available on request.

At the back of the Studio Theatre and directly accessed through adjoining doors, is a small studio which can also be used as a backstage area.


  • Length: 15 metres
  • Width: 12 metres
  • Area: 180 square metres
  • Height: 6.2 metres (to LX rig)
  • Door Height: 2.05 metres
  • Door Width: 0.96 metres
  • Natural Daylight: Yes
  • Blackout: Yes
  • Lighting: Fluorescent/Tungsten
  • Air Conditioning: Yes
  • Soundproofed: Yes

Technical specs

Inclusive Services

  • Use of standard lighting rig
  • Use of sound system, including CD and cassette
  • 2 x microphones
  • Cloakroom facility
  • TV, VHS & DVD Player
  • 32 amp single phase power
  • 1 x Laban Technician (8 hour call)
  • 1 x Event Manager
  • 2 x Front of House staff

Contact our Events Team

For further information about hiring spaces in the Laban Building, please contact:

Lj Cook 
Theatre, Events and Commercial Hires Manager
Tel: +44 (0) 20 8305 9325

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