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from $400/hr
Live Events Venue with Stage, Sound, Lights, and Full Bar
West Town
2
...sq ft live events venue with sound & lighting equipment, cash bar available. Elevator access from first floor. Carpeted stage. Sound Equipment: Soundcraft Impact 32 input digital audio mixer with JBL mains (2x), subwoofers (2x), and monitors (4x). Microphones, Stands, DI boxes, audio cables available. Lighting...
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from $125/hr
Private Production Space in Portage Park
Old Irving Park
20
...30pm PRICING: $125/hr (2 hour minimum) 20% discount when you book for 8+ hours SPACE FEATURES: - Built-in stage - AV (including screen, projector, microphone, and sound system) at no additional charge upon request. - On-site manager for the duration of the event - Complimentary coffee and...
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from $99/hr
Production House & Creative Space (Lumin8 Studios)
West Town
47
...speakers are about 2000 watts, and can fill the space with a beautifully clean sound. There’s a full HD projection system, and 138 inch electric drop down screen. The stage has a Black curtain backdrop that opens to reveal a “Green Screen”. 8ft makeup...
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from $99/hr
Industry owned, multi-look location
Lake View East
78
...inquire about rates for weekend. If you are planning an event or off-site please see our listing in that category. Sound, Lights, Stage and Tech: The space features a 16’ x 10’ stage with a simple light plot, board and spotlight. We have video...
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from $150/hr
Spacious West Chicago Filming Studio
Garfield Park
10
...Fresh coat of paint is available for extra charge if requested 48 hours in advance. This space is not a dedicated sound stage, stair access only. Additional lighting and grip rental list available upon request...
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from $150/hr
Wicker Park Intimate Bar/Live Performance Venue
West Town
84
...for your creative project. Features - Sound system - Large video screen and projector - TVs throughout the venue - Ability to plug in your iPod to control the music and put your content on the projector and/or TVs throughout the venue - WiFi - Stage with lights - Microphone - Full bar...
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from $75/hr
Speakeasy in Wicker Park
West Town
241
...event. Our spacious venue lets us host various events including: • Meetings • Seminars • Networking events • Private parties Amenities: * Central Heating/Cooling • New Mini stage • Microphone • Sound system • Digital video projector • Ice Fridge • Furnished upon request (4 couches, 4 folding tables, 8 arm chairs, 30 folding chairs...
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from $250/hr
Grand Ballroom and Lobby Bar
Irving Park
...practicing artists making work in private studios on-site. Renting the ballroom also includes access to our green room, back stage lighting and sound, a lobby bar that can be used as a separate waiting/staging area, two bathrooms and a shared kitchen. Please note: the...
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from $75/hr
Mocambo Ballroom for Production
Lower West Side
1
Excellent space for a film shoot, interview, wedding, private event, small concert. Space features: -Concert / theatre stage -Large heavy duty kitchen -Large load in stairwell / main entrance Available upon request: -Tables, chairs, plates and flatware for 100 persons -Catering -Event staff...
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from $300/hr
Bordeuax Restaurant for your private event
North Center
This 1300 square foot restaurant with outdoor options will be the perfect venue for your next event! Whether it is for your corporate event or you are looking for a seated chef’s dinner, a big birthday bash, or wedding festivities; this is the space or...
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from $350/hr
Spacious Multi-Arts and Event Space
Hermosa
...seating for up to 210 guests. The ballroom is a total of 3,700 sq. ft with a dance floor and a stage to enjoy your event. The space also includes a kitchenette, bar and a parking lot for 20 cars. For additional fees available...
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from $250/hr
Historical Comedy Club with Vintage Showroom
Near North Side
...people, tables can be moved and rearranged. Available for presentations with complete sound system, mics, projector. We have a narrow room where all the attention is focused on the stage. Our stage lights can be easily adjusted by our staff to enhance the event speakers...
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from $120/hr
Large, Upscale Wicker Park Event Space
West Town
12
...needed accessories e.g. wine opener. The space is already equipped with a sound system, which you can access with Bluetooth from your device or bring a DJ who can use our stage to preform. We also have a lighting system installed so we can create...
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from $195/hr
Converted Factory Designer Loft Building on Fully Landscaped Double Lot
North Side
25
This converted factory consists of an open floor plan main building with commercial kitchen, catwalk and lofted rooms and several breakout areas. The total sq ft of the main building is 4200sq ft. There is an additional finished industrial garage that opens to the street...
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from $250/hr
CHIC RETRO EVENT SPACE / BAR
West Town
Unique event space & bar in West Town. 5 differently decorated and lit areas with full sound and service capabilities. ADA accessible, open floor plan with modular vintage furniture, 3 load in doors, and storage in basement. Perfect for photoshoots, streaming events, and pop-up shops...
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from $150/hr
Custom Designed Studios for Film and Photography
Near West Side
92
Welcome to Midnight Cinema Studios, the #1 Studio Space in Chicago for Conceptual Design. The space is made by Filmmakers for Filmmakers and there are very few plain white walls, the ceilings are high and there's a great amount of natural light and space for...
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from $200/hr
Hip Wrigleyville Theater with Full Media Capabilities
Lake View East
51
...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 screen in the center. We...
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from $65/hr
Industrial audio & video studio in Chicago
Jefferson Park
21
Perfect for film/video shoots, and serves as a recording studio as well. The space includes a green screen, recording booth/control room and several lounge areas. The space is located in Jefferson Park Can fit about 12 people seated comfortably and several more standing We will...
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from $500/hr
Private rooftop bar with retractable ceiling
Lake View
Our space is perfect for any occasion. Whether you’re in the mood to grab a bite to eat and some drinks with friends, or, if you’re looking to plan a rooftop party... We got you covered no matter what the occasion is! The downstairs is...
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from $100/hr
Gallery w/ 14' Ceilings & Hardwood Floors in W O W District
West Town
15
Storefront gallery in Chicago's up and coming W O W district. This 1400 sq. ft. space boasts 14' ceiling, hardwood floors, first floor and easy street access. The studio/gallery is in the center of a thriving neighborhood of artists, restaurants, interesting shops, and boutiques. Experience...
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Reviews for sound stages

Elena I.
Modern Photo Studio
we went into it with all info needed & everything in place. We did an all day video shoot here. While it's not a sound stage, it is primarily VERY quiet. With the exception of a couple of distant ambulance sirens, our sound guy had no issues. We would definitely...
Sarah W.
Spacious Theatre Event Space in Historic NOHO
Everything was wonderful at our event. The team are incredibly professional and really know their stuff. we had 5 speakers on stage and they sounded amazing at all times. The equipment was great, and it was operated beautifully,. The staff couldn't have been more helpful. Thanks to Marc and...
Lisa P.
Custom Renovated Brooklyn Studio w/ Amazing Kitchen and Converted Brick Garage - Dining Events, Supper Clubs, Live Music, DJs, Dance Parties, Karaoke, etc.
sound, lugging, phone locating and just generally making everything run so smoothly. We had such a fun party with a live band playing Latin jazz with some of the best jazz musicians in NY sitting in and this space was perfect in all the ways we needed! A band, stage...
Michele M.
Spacious and Creative Loop Studio for Mindful Events
This is a fabulous intimate space perfect for a rehearsal and professional recording for our string quartet. It is acoustically >sound and so charming. This is a gem of a studio tucked a way in a quiet corner of the iconic Fine Arts Building. We will definitely be back for...
Gina H.
Sound Stage with Multiple Affordable Standing Sets
We filmed a scene here using their Medical set and as always- it went well! This is our second time filming st this sound <b>stage and Cici is so nice and welcoming. They have all the props you need in a real hospital room to use in your production. Overall...
Jeffery G.
Studio w/Cyclorama & Equipment for Photo/Video Projects
First rate sound stage. Alexey is very accommodating and the place is in a safe area
Erica C.
Full size White Cyc and Black Void fashion/product/photo production studio
Hi!!!! I know this is gonna sound weird but Its Erica! I booked the stage with you on the 24th, I have been locked out of my facebook account which i used to book your stage. I promise i am not a hacker, I just am an idiot and also...
Emily Y.
Unique Gallery Photography Studio
to work with, even when we had a few late-stage scheduling tweaks. We also rented a light package from him that worked out great for us. Street parking is pretty easy. Just one note: we were not recording sound, but if you are, be advised the neighbors can get...
Olivia H.
DTLA Art Gallery and Photo Studio with Urban Street Level Views
customized painting for our event as well. Must see pictures! Our event also included a trend presentation. The downstairs space has a mini stage and sound system which made set up easy for us. Extra perk was Zach dj-ing during event. Gallery is lightly furnished with benches, pedestals, midcentury...
Ellen H.
Arts District adjacent Industrial Empty Space
space for our non-profit fundraiser. There was plenty of parking, no sound restrictions, and we were able to use the inside and outside space. We were able to hang art on the walls, utilize the stages, booths, round tables, long table, bar, stools and other furniture. Keith took really...
Sarah S.
Fully Equipped Music Studio with Small Stage and Projector
out. I would highly recommend this space to anyone hosting a show. We were a full band and all fit on the stage perfectly, with great balanced sound in the room. We also rehearsed at Music City Rehearsal for a few years and love the space and community vibe. Yay...
Ana O.
Spacious & Peaceful Studio/Loft Space Centrally Located with Excellent Lighting
with Emily, I went through my checklist on where/how to operate, lights, sound, AC, supplies, trash, etc. Everything was in working order on event day and had no issues. We used a backdrop to hide the stage area and since we needed the floor for dancing, we had to roll...
Brian F.
Pre-Lit Photo/Video/Film Stage and Green Screen Studio
maintained stage and has everything you'd need including a little extra. There's a small kitchenette, separate makeup room/restroom area, and even some extra equipment. We ended up using their mic, boom pole, and extra monitor. The green screen was clean and the studio has good sound dampening. There...
Jazmine G.
Hospital Room Set in Sound Proof Studio
Such an amazing set! The stage is totally sound proof and the pictures are totally accurate! Really happy to have used this for some of my content. Would totally come back...
Amber L.
Creative Mix-Use Space for Events and Gatherings
have so many different lightings to choose from. They have speakers/ sound board and provided the cord Plug in to play your music. The kitchen was perfect for the amount of food and beverages we had. The stage was perfect for the mom and dad to be to be self...
Alexandra B.
Creative Mix-Use Space for Events and Gatherings
us a tour of the space the next day. The venue was more than we could’ve asked for! It has its own sound system, stageb>, and party lighting. Our event was a success and everyone had a blast. We will definitely recommend this space to others...
Amy H.
Historic & Private Brooklyn Speakeasy
Hosted a panel event there with about 90 attendees and it was great! The space is narrow and long, but they have a stage and speakers sat on high stools which they pulled out to make visibility optimal. If you are doing a panel I recommend you rent chairs like...
Nathaniel B.
Art, Performance, & Music Event Space w/ Full Bar // East Williamsburg
Jon and his team were super friendly and helpful. The venue has great sound, lighting, and stage for every kind of event. Our group of about 100 people had an amazing time! I will definitely book this venue again in the future...
Alie B.
Eclectic Mid-City Warehouse with Amazing Lighting
in this space! So dreamy and beyond expectation. Space is urban and artsy - very beautifully decorated. The small stage and stage light made the live performance so much fun. Sound system is perfect. My only regret is not booking it the entire day. Benjamin is incredibly helpful, flexible and easy...
Carl G.
Amazing and Versatile Studio Sound Stage for Video, Photography, Podcasts and Live Streaming
was perfect! I’ve used basically every location under $1200/12 hr in LA and this was by far one of the most professional. Fully >sound proofed, gated lot with parking gave it a professional feel that ensured my entire cast and crew that we weren’t some low budge BS...