New York Live Arts’ studios are available for rehearsals, classes/workshops, auditions and informal showings. The studios are open daily from 10am-10pm and space must be booked online in advance through MindBody.

The studio calendar is now open for bookings through August 31, 2018.

The studio calendar will be available for bookings between September 1-October 31, 2018 beginning:

July 23 for Residency Artists

July 31 for Live Core members (associated artists)

August 1 for the General Public 

Requests are approved in the order that they are received. Please note that if you request space before you are eligible to do so, your request will be denied.

view current calendar and request space

Each state-of-the-art rehearsal studio features:

  • Custom-built, sprung dance floor with marley
  • Ballet barres
  • Full-length mirrors with curtains
  • Floor-to-ceiling windows
  • Central heat and air-conditioning
  • Full-range sound system for CDs and i-pod/mp3 hook-up
  • DVD player and monitor
  • Wi-Fi

Other amenities include audience seating for informal showings and two spacious dressing rooms.

Note: no hard-soled shoes are allowed in the studios.

David R. White Studio Jerome Robbins Studio
Dimensions 33×37 32×37
Subsidized Rehearsal Rate*

(Fiscally Sponsored, & Non-Profit Only, limited hours available each month)

$10/hr $10/hr
Rehearsal Rate $20/hr $20/hr
Class/Workshop Rate
(Non-profit organization)
$45/hr $45/hr
Class/Workshop Rate $75/hr $75/hr
Event Rate
(Live Core Artist)
$50/hr $50/hr
Audition Rate $100/hr $100/hr
* Subsidized rehearsal hours are made possible by a grant from the New York State Council on the Arts, and are available for non-profit or fiscally sponsored dance artists/organizations.

For ongoing weekly classes, informal performance showings, film and photo shoots, commercial rentals, and private or corporate events, please contact the Rentals Coordinator directly at for information on schedule and rates. 


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