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Heather-Rae C.

"...BLNKeast was a perfect space for my Sound Bath performance. The small gallery will easily fit 12 yoga mats comfortably. I ended up having more that 12 attendees and Eva quickly helped me move over to the larger showroom space to accommodate my needs in exchange for a tad bit..."

Alex K.

"...used this space for four weeks straight and never once had a bad experience. It was perfect for exactly what we needed and the performers had a wonderful time getting to practice there. We won't have another show for awhile, but will definitely come back to use this space..."

Featured performance spaces

Huge, Affordable Production Space
West Oakland
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Soundwave Studios Backlot in West Oakland available for: film, video, photography, music, rehearsals, classes and gatherings - 3500 square foot flexible space - 50' x 30' open concrete floor space - 24' x 16' x 3' black carpeted stage with natural wood fascia - 100...

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Spanish Revival
Oakland, CA
4

This Spanish Revival, built in 1926, is located in the Oakmore District near Dimond Park and Sausal Creek, with plenty of street parking. The house is a bit over 1,000 square feet. It is loaded with charming details like stucco archways, a fireplace nook, vibrant...

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Beautiful Loft Space in Uptown Oakland
Northgate - Waverly
12

...district, it provides a location that is near to multiple restaurants and ars. The space is 1,600 sf that can host performance art shows, meetings, community and special events...

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Large Wide Open Studio Space (1800 sq ft) with High Ceilings, Sprung Dance Floor and Grand Piano
McClymonds
4

...Our studio was uilt for the creative process for performing artists and people who enjoy spending time in a creative environment. It's is a wide open and flexible space and it turns out, in addition to rehearsals and private performances, it is a great...

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Spacious Coffeehouse with Lake View
Adams Point
49

MONDAY - FRIDAY ($100/hour $300 Venue Rental Minimum) SATURDAY - SUNDAY (120/hour $360 Venue Rental Minimum) Available 7-days a week Monday - Friday 3PM-11PM (earlier start time of 2PM is available with a minimum 4 hour rental) Saturday - Sunday 4PM - 11PM (earlier start...

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Very Spacious & Versatile Event and Meeting Space in Downtown Oakland
Downtown Oakland
48

This modern yet vintage office location features an open and flexible event space. Located in Downtown Oakland, our office is great for your next meeting or professional event. We are in close proximity to BART and other public transportation, with a plethora of delicious restaurants...

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650sq' Downtown Oakland's premier PROFOTO Photo / Video Production Studio
Downtown
54

PROFOTO Photo and Video Production Studio. We have top of the line Profoto equipment (not the cheap Alien Bees like our competitors). We have a wonderful 650 square foot studio/event space for rent in Downtown Oakland's famous city center and theater district. We are located...

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Downtown Rehearsal Studio with Natural Lighting
Downtown
11

The Rehearsal Studio is an ADA­-accessible 810 square foot room, with lots of natural light and a private restroom. With high ceilings and bamboo floors the space is ideal for the lifts and leaps of dance and physical theater as well as workshops and classes...

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Osumare Suite: Luxurious Meeting Loft in Downtown Oakland
Downtown Oakland
14

1100 sq ft luxurious loft apartment, that can accommodate multiple purposes including private meetings, workshops, trainings, conferences, exhibits, and events. This creative loft space is a self contained suite, offering even more privacy for groups that require exclusive space for a long session. /// ROOM...

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Actual performance space bookings

simple music video

I'm a film director looking to book a location for my clients music video. Just bringing in a couple lights and a chair for the performer. Simple setup. Hopefully we can bother you on a Sunday morning for a few hours. Let me know.

4 people
3 hours
$236.00

music video shoot on a rooftop

I would love to know if your rooftop is available on Sunday the 10th for a few hours in the afternoon (from 3-7pm). Please let me know! I've got a music video and would love to film a basic setup of a singer performing on the rooftop. Small crew, 4-6 people including talent.

8 people
4 hours
$525.00

music performance showcase

We are putting on a music showcase for local artist to perform. We think you space will be perfect for a showcase!! We will have our own equipment, Lights, Sound equipment and we expect 100-150 people in attendance.

150 people
4 hours
$495.00

dry-run for a fundraiser

We are a small event production company that partners with nonprofits to hold benefits/fundraisers. We need this space to do a dry run of our event for our performers/open mic/spoken word performers.

6 people
2 hours
$53.00

What people say about performance spaces on Peerspace

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08/17/2018
Jonathan H.

Space: Stylish, Multi-Functional Space in Williamsburg

"...Host was very responsive. Great space. We were shooting video interviews and unfortunately a music performance started to play in the area which spoiled our audio quality. I emailed the space owner and was immediately reconciled with clear communication. I hope to book again..."

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10/27/2018
Eleonore B.

Space: Open Industrial Photo/Video Studio

"...come visit the space before in order to plan my event accordingly. The space is also very beautiful and cozy perfect for guests and performers. I definitely would love to book this space again! I had an Art exhibit/ performance and this space was definitely what it appears on the..."

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05/19/2017
Hannah W.

Space: Warehouse space, open box, ground floor with lot. 2000 square feet.

"...Good experience! we held a dance performance, and everything went smoothly..."

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04/10/2017
Blair H.

Space: FiDi 50 Seat Theater Event Space

"...The staff here go out of their way to be helpful. The room is perfect for an intimate live concert performance. I've been a part of two music shows in the room in recent weeks. The sound is great using a moderate-sized PA system (for my shows..."

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04/07/2018
Anna H.

Space: Intimate Cool Loft in SOMA San Francisco

"...in which to hold our son's birthday party. It was a perfect setup for the 60 or so guests who came. A magician performed for kids in one area of the room and there was still ample space elsewhere for parents to eat, drink, and mingle. The host was..."

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06/16/2018
Robyn W.

Space: Storefront Gallery in Up & Coming Area Near North Chicago

"...had a wonderful experience holding a recent performance at this space. Stan is super welcoming, communicative, and helpful. We had a great time in the chameleon-like space..."

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08/05/2018
Christina D.

Space: Highland Park Warehouse Dance Space

"...me before my event and answering all my questions, and such a help the day of set up. The space was perfect for our performance party. The guests loved and had the best time..."

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01/25/2018
Elena L.

Space: Fully Equipped Production Studio with Lighting Kits, Green Screen & More

"...Space was as described and was the perfect environment for my table read. Also at the end I recorded one of the actors performing a song and when I listened to it back, the quality was much better than expected. I would definitely book again..."

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05/21/2018
Cameron M.

Space: Creative Space

"...made sure we had all we needed, and responded extremely quickly to all requests. We had an amazing screening event with music and live performances, thanks to Malcolm and his team..."

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11/04/2017
Christopher C.

Space: Unique Large Meeting Space in Historic NOHO

"...Great experience all around. The staff was super easy to work with and very flexible as we changed our order of performers a few times. The communication before the event was great and they were so accommodating. Would definitely book here again..."

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05/13/2018
Justin Y.

Space: Event Venue - Art Gallery or Instillation Space, Seminars and Conference Space, Party /...

"...time and experience as always. Happy to be back and see Leo. It's becoming my second home where I get a chance to perform in front of people and my friends. Thank you Leo and can't wait to be back next week! Justin (DJVu..."

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06/26/2017
Emilio M.

Space: Modern Studio Perfect for Your Shoots/Productions

"...an awesome job setting up this space with actors in mind. I look forward to renting in the future for upcoming castings, shoots and performances, as well..."

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03/31/2019
Nabeel K.

Space: ARTS DISTRICT SPLIT LEVEL STUDIO & LOFT EVENT SPACE

"...people were able to take a break while still being a part of the party downstairs, if that makes sense. We had our friends perform an acoustic show which worked really well with the studio backdrop. The space comes with a fully functional kitchen, speakers, and great lighting. I will..."

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08/07/2017
Gino L.

Space: Very cool, vibey Rock space in the heart of Hell's Kitchen

"...our event. Jerry was awesome throughout our event making sure we had all we needed. This space fit our vision of an intimate live performance to a T. I will book again..."

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03/26/2019
Colin M.

Space: Versatile, Unique Bohemian Loft & Roof Deck

"...We filmed a musical performance with an eight-piece band with audience surrounding them. The space has loads of character with the right combination of default flair and customization. There were tons of large plants, lamps, and vintage ornaments to decorate our set, and not to mention the UFO overhead..."

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03/18/2019
Rebecca K.

Space: Unique Event & Meeting Venue in the Heart of Chelsea, NYC

"...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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06/09/2018
Angela R.

Space: Spacious Art Gallery in Lower East Side

"...Michael was incredibly helpful and responsive at all times. The space was amazing for our visual arts and performance showcase, fit about 120 people. The lighting in the space was great! At the end of our event, Michael let us know that he would keep in touch if we left..."

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04/24/2017
Jeremy C.

Space: HUGE 1924 Film and Photo Warehouse Location with Drive-in Loading + Parking + EQUIPMEN...

"...My video production team and I came in and shot a pilot featuring a teen band performing in the space using their exposed brick wall as a backdrop. The space was precisely as advertised on Peerspace and Leila was accommodating and helpful all day long. I would recommend the space..."