Hire the Royal Academy of Dance for your next event

We are pleased to offer our state-of-the-art home of dance as a venue for hire.

We can cater for a variety of events in our modern and inspiring spaces, from meetings, workshops and conferences, through to performances, receptions and product launches.

Our building is fully accessible and features high-quality AV, WiFi, air conditioning and spaces with natural light. Our experienced Events and Facilities teams work with you and can recommend high quality suppliers to help you to deliver your event.

Our spaces at a glance:

  • Aud Jebsen Studio Theatre
  • 7 professional dance studios
  • Main Reception
  • Lecture Room
  • The Rittner Room (Board Room)
  • Meetings rooms

Hire fees

We offer competitive rates and spaces can be hired per hour or per half day/full day.

We offer discounts for RAD members, our local community and charities. Please enquire with us.

Aud Jebsen Studio Theatre

Our 193-seat theatre is ideal for performances, award ceremonies, conferences, launch events, presentations and more.
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Dance studios

State-of-the-art dance studios for classes, auditions, rehearsals, receptions, dinners and more.
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Meeting rooms and other spaces

Explore our range of spaces suitable for meetings, presentations, receptions and more.
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Our location

We are conveniently located close to Clapham Junction mainline station, which is approximately 800 metres away (8 mins walk or 3 mins cycling).

Clapham Junction is managed by Southwestern Trains and provides connections north-east bound to London Waterloo via Vauxhall (10-minute journey approximately) and southbound to various locations including Brighton and Southampton. It is also served by London Underground, which calls at stations including West Brompton, Kensington (Olympia), Shepherds Bush, and Willesden Junction.

By bicycle

Cycle Superhighway 8 (CS8) passes in front of the building with designated on-street cycle lanes provided on York Road and there are bike locks available on both sides of the building.

There is also a Santander Cycle Hire docking station approximately 250 metres away on Hibbert Street, and a second 400 metres away on Usk Road.

By river bus

Plantation Wharf Pier is 200 metres away, offering regular services (River Bus RB6) to and from Embankment, London Bridge, and Canary Wharf. This runs every 30 minutes during peak morning and evening periods.