Renting for Classes or Workshops

Once you have read this information, please review our RENTAL CALENDAR for availability and then fill out our RENTAL REQUEST FORM

Renting CounterPULSE for Classes or Workshops


Workshop/Class Space Usage

Includes space for time booked, plus 15 min before and after for set-up and clean-up. Additional set-up/clean-up time is $15/hr.

$25/hr members

$30/hr non-members


If you have your own liability insurance policy, you may include an insurance rider, naming CounterPULSE as an additional insured.



Security Deposit

We will return this deposit one week after the event, minus $15/hr for any necessary additional cleaning, as well as expenses for repairs as a result of damage incurred during your event. (Applicable only to Performance/Event Rentals)

Key Deposit

Please make arrangements in advance to pick up a key if necessary. If key is not returned within one month following your event, we will cash your deposit.




1350 – ft2 (25’ wide x 30’ deep) studio-theater with 15 ft ceilings. Fully sprung hardwood floor, option of marley floor, option of black curtains, aerial riggable. Two ADA bathrooms, Dressing room/Green room, Lobby, TV/VCR/DVD and Kitchen. Fire hallway is available for moving bodies only and can not be used to store anything. The front offices and the tech loft are off-limits.


NO Shoes are allowed on the theater floor. At any event where shoes are worn, you are responsible for covering the floor with the marley supplied by CounterPULSE. Please schedule enough time to lay the marley before your rehearsal or workshop and put it away afterwards.


CounterPULSE Provides

Office Staff

Support for scheduling times, publicity questions, and space related questions

You Provide


For all registration and processing of tuition income

Cleaning Staff

To leave the space clean including: dishes, garbage, props, sweeping


CounterPULSE is responsible for


Your event will be included in CounterPULSE’s printed calendar, on its website, and in its monthly email announcement, so long as sufficient information is provided by the appropriate deadline. Please see separate guidelines for submitting images and text.

Mailing List

You may arrange to use CounterPULSE’s bulk mail permit, mailing list, and/or press list for a fee of $25 each. This request must be made at least two months prior to the event.

You are responsible for


All additional event publicity, including flyers, press releases, etc.

CounterPULSE Logo

All publicity must include the CounterPULSE rental exchange program logo.

CounterPULSE Review

All publicity must be approved by CounterPULSE before it goes out.


Cancellation Policy

Workshop/Class time booked at CounterPULSE must be cancelled at least 14 full days prior to rental time or you will need to pay the full final balance. You are financially responsible for all the time booked even if it is not used or even if you do not have any students. “No shows” for class/workshop time will also be billed the full amount. NO EXCEPTIONS.

Production Information Sheet

You are responsible for filling out a Production Information Sheet, counting total number of students and total tuition income. This information will be reflected in the Production Information Sheet, which must be submitted upon the completion of the workshop/class. At the end of the workshop, please leave the completed sheet, the door key (if applicable), and the remainder of payment in the “ For CounterPULSE” box located in the office hallway.


At the signing of this contract you are responsible for providing CounterPULSE with a check for a non-refundable deposit for your event (half the total amount due, including the insurance fee), plus a refundable $100 security deposit.

Point of Contact

You are responsible for communicating all policies and agreements in the CounterPULSE contract to your collaborators.

Once you have read this information, please review our RENTAL CALENDAR for availability and then fill out our RENTAL REQUEST FORM