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 June 30, 2018.

The studio calendar will be available for bookings between July 1-August 31, 2018 beginning:
May 23 for residency artists
May 31 for Live Core members (associated artists)
June 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* $10/hr $10/hr
Rehearsal Rate
(Non-profit organization)
$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 Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, with additional support from the 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 Client Services Coordinator directly at for information on schedule and rates. 


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