Abbotsford Convent - Performing Arts Spaces
- Naomi Velaphi
- Phone Number:
- (03) 9415 3600
The Abbotsford Convent is a unique and striking historic site that operates as a vibrant arts, culture and learning precinct. The site offers tenancy for art studios and office spaces, venue hire for meetings, conferences, workshops and rehearsals, dedicated performing arts R&D spaces, a function space as well as a contemporary art gallery, restaurant, bakery and café and two bars.
The Abbotsford Convent has a number of venues which are suitable for performing arts rehearsals, R&D, workshops and classes. These spaces are located in the Rosina building.
Rosina Auditorium -A large hall available on an hourly basis for rehearsals, classes and workshops. The space has dance mirrors, dance bars, polished chipboard floors and a stage with a deep backstage area. This area does not include storage.
Rosina Yellow Room-A small room of about 40sq meters. This bright and refurbished space is ideal for small group or individual rehearsals, classes and workshops. This area does not include storage.
Rosina Dorms-These two large spaces have recently been renovated to form two spectacular rooms for the performing arts. Each room is available periods 1-12 weeks. Performing arts companies can book exclusive access for research and development. The spaces include lift access, storage and access to a shared office / kitchenette.
Value adds for venue hirers:
Onsite catering: cafes, restaurants and bars
Onsite retail: c3 Contemporary Art Gallery, Phil Stokes Studio Glass and a permanent Flea Market.
- Floor dimensions:
- 22m x 13.5m sq
- Ceiling height:
- approx 5m
- rehearsal: $110 der day/ $16.50 per hour. Class: $220 per day / $33 per hour
- Special Requirements
These Spaces are for research and development and rehearsal, not performance. We will need to see evidence that you have public liability insurance.
- 300 space car park
- Victoria Park station- 10 minute walk
- 200, 201, 205, 207
This venue has not provided audience accessibility information.
This venue has not provided performer accessibility information.