Venue Hire

rehearsal venue

COMMERCIAL/CORPORATE RATES

Our Venue is available for hire all weekdays until 5pm as well as some weeknights and weekends. It is a suitable space for a multitude of uses including Strata Meetings, Auctions, Social Functions or Corporate Events. See below for a full list of specifications for each room as well as the equipment & services we can offer. For all Commercial & Corporate hires we offer the following rates for hourly, daily, weekly hires and package deals for longer hires or multiple rooms:

HOURLY RATE PER ROOM: $60 per hour plus GST
DAILY RATE PER ROOM 10AM-5PM: $340 per day plus GST (20% Discount)
WEEKLY RATE PER ROOM 10AM-5PM, MONDAY TO FRIDAY: $1,360 per week plus GST (35% Discount)
ENTIRE VENUE HOURLY RATE, 3 ROOMS: $108 per hour plus GST (40% Discount)
Please make an inquiry or booking on our CONTACT PAGE

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INDEPENDENT THEATRE/COMMUNITY RATES

Darlo Drama celebrates the efforts of independent theatre companies working in Sydney to grow and develop the immense cultural value that fringe theatre provides. Our venue in the heart of Darlinghurst, has three well equipped rehearsal spaces offering natural light, air conditioning, kitchenette and rooms that can accommodate mark-ups to suit most theatre venues in Sydney. We understand the pressures on independent companies to continue their work and as such we position our pricing structure for rehearsal space to reflect realistic and sustainable budgets. In our commitment to independent artists we offer the following hire fees:

HOURLY RATE PER ROOM: $25 per hour plus GST
DAILY RATE PER ROOM 10AM-5PM: $140 per day plus GST (20% Discount)
WEEKLY RATE PER ROOM 10AM-5PM, MONDAY TO FRIDAY: $570 per week plus GST (35% Discount)
MONTHLY RATE PER ROOM 10AM-5PM, MONDAY TO FRIDAY, 4 WEEKS: $1,750 per month plus GST (50% Discount)
Please make an inquiry or booking on our CONTACT PAGE

LOCATION

16-18 Oxford Square is easily accessed from Oxford Street and is located at the Junction of Riley & Burton Streets in the historic 1888 Building on Oxford Square.

TRAIN

  Museum Station is the nearest Train Station and from there it's a short walk up Oxford Street.

BUS

Any buses that travel along Oxford Street between Taylor Square and Hyde Park easily access Oxford Square.

PARKING

There is time-limited street parking in the local vicinity but no onsite parking. Discount parking is available at the Riley St Secure Parking Station located at 70 Riley Street, Darlinghurst and a short walk from Darlo Drama. $8 parking is available week day evenings from 5pm and on weekends. No validation is required. Click HERE for further information and week day pricing.

Oxford Room Venue Hire

THE OXFORD ROOM

A carpetted, 64 square metre space on the mezzanine level of our campus, with natural light along the southern wall and internal skylights. There are three supporting columns in the centre of the room.

FEATURES

8 metres x 8 metres
Folding chairs
Trestle tables
Raked ceiling 2.5 metres at the centre

Palmer Room venue hire 2

THE BURTON ROOM

A tarkett floored 36 square metre space on the first floor of our campus, with natural light along the northern wall.

FEATURES

8 metres x 4.5 metres
Folding chairs
Trestle table
Flat ceiling 2.5 metres high

Riley Room Venue Hire

THE RILEY ROOM

A tarkett floored 34 square metre space on the first floor of our campus, with natural light along the southern wall.

FEATURES

8.2 metres x 4.2 metres
Folding chairs
Trestle table
Flat ceiling 3.3 metres high

Palmer Room Venue Hire

THE BURTON & RILEY ROOMS COMBINATION

Dividing stage curtains can be raised between the Palmer and Riley rooms affording a large 70 square metre space.

FEATURES

16.2 metres x 4.2 metres
Folding chairs
Trestle tables
Flat ceiling 2.5 metres high - raising to 3.3 metres at the northern end

Office Venue Hire

FACILITIES & SERVICES

We have equipment and other services available to suit a range of applications. (additional charges may apply)

EQUIPMENT

A PA system with 2 x Shure handheld radio microphones, 1 x Shure headset microphone, 2 x large capacity speakers, sound desk
Retractable projector screen
Mobile whiteboard and markers
Storage for small props and set pieces
Mark-up tape for theatre rehearsals
Flat Screen Television
Hand-held Sony video camera and tripod
Flexible access arrangements
60 folding chairs
4 trestle tables (2 metres x 1 metre)
Meet and greet service
Secretariat and administration support
Cross promotional and marketing services
Tea and coffee facilities, filtered water fountain, microwave & fridge