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The Dwana Smallwood Performing Arts Center (DSPAC) studios are professional dance/performance spaces for individual or group rehearsals and events. Two spacious options are available to accommodate performances, rehearsals, workshops, photo & video shoots and auditions.

Each studio includes:
• eight-foot high mirrors
• state-of-the-art lighting and audio equipment.
• ipod compatible
• climate control

Studio 1 – 918 sq. ft. offers a sprung wood floor

Studio 2 – 960 sq. ft. offers a grey marley floor with ballet barres

DSPAC Black Box Theater
Perfect for theater and concert performances, film screenings, rehearsals, video, film and camera shoots, and parties. Studio A and B open up to create one space where one can offer an array of performances and event programming. The theater is available to individual artists, production companies, nonprofit organizations and corporate institutions that are interested in booking one-day or on-going shows and/or events. This theater is equipped with a state-of-the-art sound and lighting system.

The theater’s seating accommodates 100 people on wood flooring facing the stage area.

Our reception area can function as a box office, seats two people and offers an internet connection for online ticket sales confirmation (laptop not included). We also have separate male and female locker/dressing rooms.

Space & Amenities:
Locker/Dressing Rooms (2) 400 sq. feet

For more info or to tour our facility contact:
(718) 443 - 9800

Space Usage EditEdit Space Usage

Permitted Uses Performance, Rehearsal, Class, Audition, Photo Shoot, Video/Film Shoot, Screening, Reading, Meeting, Exhibition, Special Event, Audio Recording
Disciplines Dance, Music, Theatre, Film
Restrictions On Use No kitchen facilities. Food allowed ONLY for special events with permission.


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Booking Policies EditEdit Booking Policies

How To Book

For information on availability and to book a space, please call us at 718.443.9800 or send an email to

Hours Of Operation Monday - Saturday 9am - 8pm
Rental Policy Booking and Payment Policies Studio space may be booked by phone, in person or via email. Payments must be received 48 hours in advance of the rental date. If rentals are booked less than 48 hours in advance, full payment is required at the time of booking. Renter must cancel 72 hours (3 days) in advance in order to receive a full refund. Payment methods are cash or credit cards only. Payment Renter will provide full payment for all reservations of studio space in US funds.
Cancellation Policy Payment is not refunded unless notice of cancellation is made at least 72 hours before Renter’s reservation date (Renter will receive a full refund if cancellations occurs prior to 72 hours before the reserved date). If DSPAC must cancel Renter’s reservation due to our own circumstances, Renter will receive a full refund. The Center reserves the right to refuse reservations at its sole discretion.
Open to last minute space requests. true
Booking Requirements Full payment, Lease agreement
Rental Personnel On site manager
Performance Personnel -
Payment Types Cash, Credit card
Options -
Other Allowed Activities Percussive footwear, Live percussion

Features EditEdit Features

Space Dimensions 918.0 sqft
Space Features Column-free, Air-conditioned, Heated, Mirrors, Privacy, 8ft mirrored wall
Technology Cell service
Flooring Wood, Sprung wood
Stage Configuration Black box
Stage Dimensions -
Seating capacity -
Seating -

Equipment EditEdit Equipment

Lighting Natural lighting/windows, Lighting instruments
Furniture -
Amenities Dressing rooms
Instruments and Accessories -
Audio Equipment Sound system, Microphone, MP3/auxiliary input, Amplifier, Bluetooth
Video/Film Equipment -
Studio Arts/Maker Equipment -

Accessibility EditEdit Accessibility

Parking Street parking
Accessibility ADA or AODA compliant, Elevator, Lobby and house, Patron restrooms
Audience Services Restrooms, Box office, Lobby
Miscellaneous -

Rates EditEdit Rates

Use Hourly Daily Weekly Monthly
Performance $30 - - -
Rehearsal $30 - - -
Class $30 - - -
Audition $30 - - -
Photo Shoot $30 - - -
Video/Film Shoot $30 - - -
Screening $30 - - -
Reading $30 - - -
Meeting $30 - - -
Exhibition $30 - - -
Special Event $30 - - -
Audio Recording - - - -

Non-Profit Rates

Use Hourly Daily Weekly Monthly
Performance $25 - - -
Rehearsal $25 - - -
Class $25 - - -
Audition $25 - - -
Photo Shoot $25 - - -
Video/Film Shoot $25 - - -
Screening $25 - - -
Reading $25 - - -
Meeting $25 - - -
Exhibition $25 - - -
Special Event $25 - - -
Audio Recording - - - -

This space was last updated on Friday, March 04, 2016 at 5:56PM