Your health and comfort are crucial to us! New York Live Arts is committed to the safety of our staff, artists, and audience members.

We are closely monitoring recent pandemic developments and the impact of the new variant. Effective February 27, 2022, proof of full vaccination is required for all visitors and staff. All visitors ages 5+ and staff are required to show proof of COVID-19 vaccination (when eligible in accordance with CDC guidelines). All visitors and staff ages 18+ must also show a valid ID with proof of vaccination. Children under the age of 5 will not be permitted to any indoor program or event. Live Arts also requires all visitors to wear masks while on the premises, N95 or KN95 suggested

Accepted proofs of vaccination are Excelsior Pass, NYC COVID Safe App, or valid vaccine card. “Fully vaccinated” means the event date must be at least 14 days after the dose COVID-19 vaccine.

Proof of a negative COVID-19 test will not be accepted as an alternative to vaccination.

For consideration for guests with medical accommodations, guests may email with the subject line “exemptions”.  Medical exemptions must be approved that will be sent via email from 24 hours prior to the performance.

For White & Robbins Studio Guidelines and Rental Policies please click here.

Some crucial features we’ve added include:

  • The HVAC system has been thoroughly cleaned, HEPA filters are being used, and we have installed Needlepoint Bipolar Ionization system which has been shown to neutralize 99.4% of SARS-CoV-2 in just 30 minutes.
  • Hands free sanitizing stations are installed at all entrances and high traffic areas.

For White & Robbins Studio Guidelines and Rental Policies please click here.

Please reach out to Gregory English, our Operation Manager, at with any questions.

To access the studio schedule for availability and bookings, you must first register with MINDBODY.  Click here to register.  If already registered with MINDBODY, click the button below.



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

Click here for interactive studio imaging

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

* We would like to acknowledge New York State Council on the Arts and Dance/NYC generous grants, which made possible the affordable subsidized studio rates we offer at Live Arts.  This is available to Live Arts’ fiscally sponsored artists, Live Core members, and non-profit organizations.

Note: No hard-soled shoes, percussion, or food are allowed in the studios.

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

(Live Core Members, or Fiscally Sponsored, & Non-Profit only. Limited hours available each month)





Rehearsal Rate $20/hr $20/hr
Class/Workshop Rate
(Live Core/Non-Profit / Fiscally Sponsored)
$50/hr $50/hr
Class/Workshop Rate $75/hr $75/hr

(Live Core/Non-Profit / Fiscally Sponsored)

$50/hr $50/hr
Audition $100/hr $100/hr

(Live Core/Non-Profit / Fiscally Sponsored)

$125/hr $125/hr

For ongoing weekly classes, informal performance showings, film and photo shoots, commercial rentals, and private or corporate events, please contact Greg English, our Operations Manager, at for information on schedule and rates. 


Technical Specifications