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Metro Studio

1411 Quadra (at Johnson) Victoria BC map
since 2005
Popular 172-seat studio theatre operated by Intrepid Theatre, producers of the Fringe, OUTstages and UNO Festivals. Available for rental for dance, theatre, cinema, lecture, and special events.No live music.
Open / Operational
Venues >> Theatre / Dance Venue Film & Media Arts >> Film Screening Venue Venues >> Meeting / Class / Workshop Space Theatre >> Theatre Presenter / Festival
Fully Accessible see details

Accessibility Notes

Removable 1st row of seating to accommodate wheelchairs. Accessible washroom on main floor. Option for renter to use all gender washroom signs

Venue Specs

Venue FormatTheatre
Liquor LicenseNone
Capacity Notes/DetailsAn extra row can be installed on the floor to make capacity 185
Has StageYes
Stage Details30'w by 27'd stage and wingspace on both sides. Stage is on ground floor with riser seating
Rental RatesNot for Profit
Companies with a registered charity number, school groups or small community organizations.

$605.00+ taxes per day (14-hour booking within a 24-hour period)
$2095.00+ taxes for a 5-day booking within a consecutive Wednesday to Sunday period

Professional Commercial Theatre Companies, for profit tours, Corporate Events and Presentations.

$730.00 + taxes per day (14-hour booking within a 24-hour period)
$2919.00 + taxes for a 5-day booking within a consecutive Wednesday to Sunday period

A Metro Studio Technician is required at all times you are in the space. A Front of House Manager is required anytime there is an audience present.

Subject to an minimum hour call
Rental / Usage RestrictionsAvailable for all types of booking with the exception of no live music bookings
Has Sound / LightingYes
Soundsystem DetailsEquipped with theatrical lighting and sound systems, a clearcom system, a grand piano, a digital projector
Parking NotesStreet or parkade- No theatre parking
Venue StaffingRequired at Additional Charge
Staffing NotesTechnician
$26.50 per hour (up to 8hrs)
$39.75 for Ovetime (over 8hrs up to 12hrs)
$53.00 for Double Time (over 12hrs)

Appropriate tech breaks must be included to your rental in accordance to the contract guidelines and the schedule approved by the ITSC Production Manager. The Metro tech arrives approx. 1/2hrs before any requested load in time.

Front of House Manager
$19.50 per hour (up to 8hrs)
$29.25 for Ovetime (over 8hrs up to 12hrs)
$39.00 for Double Time (over 12hrs)

Front of House Managers arrive approx. 1.5 hrs before the start of your show and hours will remain post show for cleanup and restore of the Front of House area.

Events that are schedules for a 2 show night will have two Front of House Managers scheduled.

Production Manager
The Production Manager will have a meeting before your event to go over tech requirements and production schedule and will offer minimal support for your production. A post mortem is offered for any feedback, discussion of issues that may have arisen or suggestions for future productions or remounts. Any additional support from the Production Manager will be at a cost of $30.00 per hour.

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Address1411 Quadra (at Johnson)

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