Skip links

  1. Skip to content
  2. Skip to main menu
  3. Skip to search
Support our work


Spaces for hire

The 1930s art deco Theatre is flexible to accommodate rehearsals, technical rehearsals, workshops, conferences, events and public performances.

The 280-seat art deco Theatre is fitted with a cinematic projector and screen, full lighting rig and PA system. Technical support is also available by arrangement.

  • Exclusive use of the space
  • Space to load in and load out
  • Passenger lift (for use by arrangement) lift spec
  • WiFi
  • Shared kitchen
  • Showers
  • Access to cycle racks
  • Tables and chairs
  • Flipcharts

  • Catering from Alba
  • Projector and screen
  • TV and DVD player
  • Printing and photocopying

  • Toynbee Studios is accessible to wheelchair users.
  • All of our toilets are gender neutral. Fully accessible toilets are located on the ground, first and third floors.
  • In the first floor accessible toilet, there is a wheelchair-accessible shower with a fold-down shower seat and an ergonomic sink that is adjustable in height.
  • In the third floor accessible toilet, the accessible toilet has a shower with a hoist, which is an Opemed OT200c and has safe working weight of 200kg, and a powered nursing bench with safety rail.
  • There is a quiet space on the fourth floor.
  • We welcome guide, hearing, emotional support and assistance dogs. A drinking bowl is located in the café foyer.
  • More about our accessibility policy

Delicious, sustainable and ethically-sourced catering is available with space hire at Toynbee Studios.
Find out more


10m x 9m (stage)
Capacity 280 (+ 50 on stage)
Ground floor

Physical distancing

Max capacity on stage: 21
Active work suggested capacity on stage: 14


280-seat theatre
Full lighting rig
Cinematic projector and screen
PA system
Technical support available
Upright piano

Technical info

Entry door: 2m high × 1.62m wide
Floorplans PDF
Lighting rig spec PDF


Prices available upon application.

All prices exclude VAT
Charity rates apply to charities, not-for-profits and performing arts companies. Regular studio hours are 10am–6pm, Monday–Friday. Hires outside of these hours are subject to additional duty management charges. All bookings are subject to a £30 administration fee. Conferences, public events and filming are possible by negotiation at separate rates.

Make a booking

For all space hire enquiries and bookings please contact:

Samuel Skoog
020 7247 5102