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Rehearsal, Workshop & Class Space

Rent Large Studios for Classes, Workshops, Rehearsals, or Informal Presentations of Work

Two rehearsal/teaching studios are available for rent on an hourly basis.

We welcome new teachers, practices, and disciplines at CFPA. Please note that we actively curate the offerings here, to provide balance and breadth for our artists, students, and teachers. We require professional licensure, accreditation, and/or professional affiliation as recommended by discipline. 


22’ × 50′

Windows on all four walls; full length mirrors; sprung dance floor. Originally served as the community room for Incarnation Convent. A light-filled, lively space. Fully ADA Accessible.


22’ × 34′

Stained Glass windows on three walls, 20 foot ceilings, original (1930s) pendant lights, original woodwork including slightly raised altar area. Originally the worship space for Incarnation Convent. A quieter, more private space. Not currently ADA accessible.

Rental Rate Schedule

effective 2/1/2018

Rehearsals, Meetings, or AuditionsSunroom & Chapel$16
Classes & Workshops (12 or fewer people)Sunroom$19
Classes & Workshops (More than 12 people)Sunroom & Chapel$25
CFPA Studio Tenant Student RecitalsSunroom$19
Promotional Video or Photo ShootsSunroom$19
Events / PerformancesSunroom & ChapelContact for rates


Special discounts are available for current-year Fringe Festival artists for auditioning or rehearsing your current-year Fringe project. See your Festival packet for details.

Discounted Rates for Volume Hours
9 am – 4 pm Weekdays
When renter books more than 6 hours/week on an ongoing basis– $9/hour
When renter books more than 20 hours/week on an ongoing basis– $7/hour

4 pm – 10 pm Weekdays and any time on Weekends
When renter books more than 20 hours/week on an ongoing basis: $13/hour