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Workshop Space

Workshop spaces are ideal for rehearsals, classes, auditions, or informal presentations.

Two workshop space are currently available for hourly rental: the Chapel and Sunroom. We welcome new teachers, practices, and disciplines. 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.

rehearsals, meetings, auditionsSunroom / Chapel$16
classes, workshops (<12 people)Sunroom$19
classes, workshops (12+ people)Sunroom / Chapel$25
tenants’ student recitalsSunroom$19
promotional video/photo shootsSunroom$19
events, performancesSunroom / Chapelcontact for rates


9:00 am –4:00 pm weekdays
When booking 6+ hrs/week on an ongoing basis: $9/hr
When booking 20+ hrs/week on an ongoing basis: $7/hr

4:00–10:00 pm weekdays, all weekend hrs
When booking 20+ hrs/week on an ongoing basis: $13/hr

In addition to discounts for volume of hours, CFPA offers special discounts for MN Fringe Festival participants auditioning or rehearsing  (see your Festival packet for details).


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. First floor, ADA-accessible.


22’ × 34′

Stained Glass windows on three walls, 20-ft ceilings, 1930s pendant lights, original woodwork including raised altar area. Originally a worship space; quiet and private. Second floor, not ADA-accessible.