PAL Studio Theatre

Address: 581 Cardero Street, Vancouver

Mailing Address: 300-581 Cardero Street, Vancouver, V6E 1R4

T: 604.255.4313
Venue Email:

Administrative Contact: Scott Ashton Swan
Contact Phone: 604.255.4313
Contact Email:


Number of Seats: 150
General Description: The PAL Studio Theatre is the cultural hub of Coal Harbour in downtown Vancouver. Located on the 8th floor of the Performing Arts Lodge (PAL) the theatre is a multi-purpose black box 150 seat venue. The Theatre is surrounded by a lush rooftop garden and patio. There are theatre and stage risers available to rental clients as well as a grand piano.
Facility Type: Rental/Road House
Theatre Type: Black Box/Multipurpose
No. of Events / Year: 75
Seating Style: Multiple set ups
Wheelchair Area: Wheelchair accessible


Stage Type: Black Box/Multipurpose
Stage Width: 50 feet (windows on one side of theatre)
Stage Depth: 24 feet
Stage Comments: Stage risers 4 X 8. We own 8 of them.
Fly System: No
Sprung Floor: Wooden sprung floor
Choral Risers: No
Acoustic Shell: No
Orchestra Pit and Seating: No
Cyclorama: No
Piano (make and size): Grand Piano. Yammaha.


Loading: P! parking/loading area.
Dressing Rooms: Yes. Suitable for up to 10 people.
Green Room: No


Lighting: Very well equipt. Edison U Ground. ETC Express lighting board. Own over 40 lights.
Electrical: Very well equipt.
Sound: Very well equipt. Sound craft, 24 channel, 8 output. Amps: four QFC 4 channel output.
Comments: Black drapes can enclose entire room. Purple drapes along window to “black out the window”. The room can also be set up with a combination of cabaret tables with regular seating, and or can be made to be an intimate 60-80 seat space.