GRITTY CITY STUDIOS
Housed in the Flax Building at 1501 Martin Luther King, Jr Way in Oakland, Gritty City Studios is a beautiful,
light-filled space that is ideal for rehearsals, workshops, and events.
1080 square feet, Gritty City Studios offers a plush, comfortable seating area, high ceilings, colorful murals,
natural light, air conditioning, a private restroom, and a shared office, all fully wheelchair accessible.
Our beautiful sprung wood floor is perfect for dance and physical theatre rehearsals.
$25/hour one-time event rental
$20/hour ongoing weekly rental
Current available time slots include:
We are seeking a resident arts organization to share our beautiful office with Gritty City Repertory and K*STAR*PRODUCTIONS at a rate of $150/month. Resident gets their own electronic sit/stand desk, chair, and two rolling file cabinets, as well as access to wifi, high volume printer, and refrigerator. Office hours are M/W/F/Sat 10am-6:30pm, T/Th 10am-4pm, and Sun 10am-6pm.
Gritty City Studios is a smoke-free environment. No smoking, candles, or incense or any kind allowed.
Renters agree to leave the facility as they found it, and to do a general clean up.
Please note: You are required to obtain liability insurance in the amount of $1,000,000, and must provide Gritty City Repertory with a Certificate of Insurance naming Gritty City Repertory as “Additional Insured.”
Individuals who have a homeowner’s or renter’s insurance are usually able to extend the liability insurance to include this event at no charge.
Clubs and organizations that hold a commercial general liability are usually able to extend the policy to include this function for a charge.