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Amy M.

"...were able to meet any requests I had (folding chairs, clearing the space). I would highly recommend for an intimate event or a small performance if that’s what you are in the market for..."

Christina S.

"...was a lighting rig we were able to really play with the effects and it made such a big difference in the level of performance we put on. Plus Ben had everything very clean, tidy and it smelt great... it's all in the small details. He responded quickly anytime..."

Featured performance spaces

Speakeasy in the heart of Wicker Park
West Town
207

Welcome to our intimate and cozy speakeasy perfect for your next event. Our spacious venue lets us host various events including: • Meetings * Birthday parties * Bridal showers * Baby showers * Speakeasy * Stand-up comedy Show * Meet ups • Seminars • Networking...

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Inspirational and Raw Urban Warehouse
Humboldt Park
59

...space serves the community in many capacities - it's used for the following: an artist-in-residence, museum, music venue, art studio, performance space, film location, photography la, and meditative oasis. Its 5400 square foot warehouse frame can accommodate an almost limitless range of people...

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Wrigleyville theater with full multi media capabilities
Lake View
47

...ooking*** Located in the vibrant Wrigleyville neighborhood, this theater is an eclectic hidden gem that regularly hosts cabaret, variety, and fringe theater performances. Our 30-foot wide stage can be configured with two video screens either side of the performance space or with one large...

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Beautiful and multi-functional space located in the heart of the South Loop
South Loop
27

...Located in the heart of the South Loop, our 3000 sq ft. space is ideally suited for corporate events and performances with seating for 100**. We are located near McCormick Place and walking distance from CTA Red/Orange/Green Line, restaurants, Chinatown, with easy access to Midway...

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Storefront Gallery in Up & Coming Area Near North Chicago
Logan Square
52

667 Square Feet (37' x 18') Our storefront gallery is a perfect space for events. We're located in an area full of restaurants and interior design firms, close to mass transit and populated with a diverse community. High ceilings along with plenty of lighting +...

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Spacious and Creative Loop Studio for Mindful Events
Central
43

Located in Chicago's historic Fine Arts Building on South Michigan Ave. this 840 sq. ft. studio offers a charming and flexible space for your mindful class, workshop, gathering or meeting. With plenty of room for movement or auditorium style seating (for up to 40 people)...

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Studio & White Box Theater in Old Town
Goose Island
97

...Chairs - Tales - Parking on-site - Restrooms - Sound system - Moveable ballet barres - Dimming lights - Sprung wood floors - Exposed brick Ideal For: - Yoga/Dance/Fitness - Rehearsals - Performance - Training - Workshops - Fashion Events Week rates for performances availale upon request. Interested in our space? Send us an inquiry...

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Small Dance Studio Available for Creative Use | Studio 1
Near West Side
27

...Our dance studio is ideal for small events during the week. Ideal for yoga, dance, rehearsals, training, performances, etc. Space Details: - 10 person studio - 30 chairs - 5 - 6ft tables - LED track lights - Wardrobe racks + coat racks - Ceiling fans - Speakers + Amps + Mixers | DJs must bring their...

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Photoshoots, rehearsals, classes - North Center
North Center
27

...for rent at the lowest rates in Chicago: Just $10-15hour. Discounts are available for bulk renters. Great space for: Rehearsals Performances Classes Photo shoots Yoga sessions 3 spaces: 300 square feet (10-15 people) 450 square feet (20-30 people) 600 square feet...

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What people say about performance spaces on Peerspace

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02/06/2018
Daniel R.

Space: Urban Loft with Ample Natur...

"...Terrific and versatile space! John was a fantastic host and the space was clean, easy, and accommodating. We hosted a small performance event but I could see cocktail parties or talks being terrific in the space too. Thanks John..."

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11/05/2018
Val O.

Space: Theater

"...Charles is always great to work with! The space is really great. It can accommodate all different types of presentation or performances. We will book again..."

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06/09/2019
Joselyn C.

Space: Large Wide Open Studio Spac...

"...Great performance and party space! Paul D was an absolute pleasure to work with. Extremely accommodating and clear on the do’s and dont’s but there are far more do’s than dont’s! Paul was always reachable via the Peerspace app. I never had to wait long for..."

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02/13/2018
Ekela D.

Space: Versatile Studio With Priva...

"...Shot my video here, and ended performing there a few weeks later. Great space, it’s huge! And very versatile..."

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09/29/2019
Shelly H.

Space: Art, Performance, & Music E...

"...and mic were easy to manage even for those less technologically inclined, and the space itself is perfect for any kind of party or performance (and the decor is incredibly cool). Definitely recommend..."

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05/16/2018
Cj F.

Space: Gorgeous 2 story Loft with ...

"...clean. It’s trendy. It’s gorgeous. Our host was so nice. Her instructions were clear. She was incredibly responsive. And quite professional. We performed a 3-hour photoshoot in the space and the whole experience was seamless. I wish everyone I did business with online was this professional..."

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09/28/2019
Benjamin J.

Space: Amazing Petit East Village ...

"...perfect and I'll definitely come here again. My workshop is more of a "Ted Talk" about how people bring thier experiences in the performance arts and showbiz and discuss life stories. I believe everyone has a story to tell, the question is will they be willing to tell it..."

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09/16/2017
Borana D.

Space: Stunning Grand Nomad Loft

"...planning the event, I had asked her to join us for the party as well during which she surprised us all with a live performance of O Mio Babbino Caro. She has a beautiful voice and the performance was the highlight of the event..."

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11/11/2018
Grant D.

Space: Iconic North Beach Gatherin...

"...the corner on Jackson Street reasonably priced for the area. The house band was excellent, too, if you get the chance to include their performances. We will definitely return if we have the chance..."

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09/16/2018
Scott T.

Space: Natural Light Industrial Co...

"...film or photo production — even little touches like having a big bluetooth speaker you can plug into to keep the energy up for your performers shows he's done this a lot. His space is even more gorgeous in person, and I loved the security of the location (gated access..."

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11/26/2017
Brita P.

Space: 2700 sq/ft Industrial Loft ...

"...The space was absolutely beautiful! All our guests kept raving about what a wonderful place it was. We hosted a performance there and it was perfect for our event. The host was punctual,responsive and helpful. I would recommend this space to anyone..."

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11/11/2018
Sarah R.

Space: Spacious NOHO Modern Creati...

"...for a private event in the backyard area. We used the garage for an art gallery, the backyard and upper patio for speaking and performances, and the lower patio for food and mingling. The space was PERFECT for three reasons— 1) Accessibility: very easy to find, to park, and to..."

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10/08/2017
Tanvir H.

Space: Sexy and Intimate Bar Venue...

"...booked this venue for a birthday event. This was a very cool/chic location, the PA system was great, the stage was really cool for performances, there was even a piano available for our use. The bartender was really down to earth, and Vanessa went out of her way to make..."

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03/18/2019
Rebecca K.

Space: Unique Event & Meeting Venu...

"...This was one of the most incredible theatre spaces and teams I have ever worked with. Our performance just ended and the team was so organized and helpful in cleaning up and asking us what our needs were for the set up and breakdown. So thorough on the tech side..."

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08/03/2018
Jessica O.

Space: Major Gallery in Chelsea Ar...

"...venue is beautiful and an absolute amazing space. I would definitely book here again. My guests loveeeed it! I had a mini fashion show, performances AND art on display. The space is versatile for all your needs..."

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01/07/2018
Stan R.

Space: Beautiful Natural Light Bro...

"...Asha has a lovely space and she's a very considerate and gracious host. I highly recommend this, particularly as an intimate performance venue..."

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08/08/2019
Coco M.

Space: Downtown Loft Performance/E...

"...and made sure the DJ and sound were set up seamlessly. He even connected me with Ariel, the most phenomenal arial artist, who’s performances made the party even more special. The sound system is also professional level and the separate side room is great for storing drinks and giving..."

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12/16/2018
Timothy Sean I.

Space: Iconic North Beach Gatherin...

"...at my event and Jibril was great and super accommodating. Would recommend this to anyone looking for a venue especially if there will be performances. This is a huge resource to people in San Francisco, especially our Pilipinx community in SoMa Pilipinas and other parts of the SF area. Thank..."