Dancewave is thrilled to offer a full schedule of rental availability in the heart of the growing Gowanus neighborhood. Rent our studio for your next gathering, rehearsal, workshop, class, or private lesson.



Dance Rehearsals* $18-$20/hr Studio A or B
$23-$25/hr Full Studio
Class Share Program $45/hr for In-person Teaching Full Studio
Music/Theater Rehearsals $20/hr Studio A or B
$25/hr Full Studio
Private Lessons $25/hr Studio A or B
Meetings Starts at $45/hr
Classes/Workshops  $30/hr for Virtual Teaching
$45/hr for In-person Teaching

Please note, rental requests are not taken over the phone. We ask that you allow 48 hours for our team to respond to your email.


Full studio availability is dependent on “Studio A” and “Studio B” bookings that overlap. Colored blocks on the calendar below indicate available studio times:

Green: Studio A available (1-6 persons)
Blue: Studio B available (1-6 persons)
Pink: Full Studio available (1-18 persons)
Purple: Observed holiday/studio closure (no rentals)

Please see our Rentals calendar below for our current availability, or join our mailing list to receive our monthly email update.


The 1,400 sq foot Dancewave Center studio is a fully ADA compliant and LEED-gold certified facility, supporting a variety of community needs. Rentals feature a mobile, semi sound-proof curtain that can divide the space into two separate studios.

Please note the following additional accessibility features: 

  • Dancewave’s center is located on the ground floor, where all facilities are accessible on the same level.  
  • We have folding chairs available for use in our lobby area
  • Braille is available on all facilities signage 
  • Bathrooms are wheelchair accessible and gender neutral 
  • Dancewave studios offer 4 different lighting presets ranging from bright to neutral to bluelight
  • There are windows and mirrors throughout the center allowing for ample natural light
  • Wheelchair accessible entrance and pop up table for front desk check in 
  • Quiet areas for rest and low stimulation can be provided upon request
    ○ 600 sq feet (40' x 15')
    ○ Sprung Marley floors
    ○ Partial mirror
    ○ Natural light
    Recommended capacity for groups 1-6 persons
    ○ Sound system

    ○ 720 sq feet (40' x 18')
    ○ Sprung Marley floors
    ○ Full-length mirror on one side
    Recommended capacity for groups 1-8 persons
    ○ Sound system

    ○ 1400 sq feet (40' x 35') (2 columns)
    Recommended capacity for groups 1-20 persons
    ○ Full-length mirror on 2 sides
    ○ Natural light
    ○ Sound system

  • See full policies here
  • Rental time slots are flexible; time may be added but no reservation can be made for less than 2 hours
  • Masks must be worn while in the studio if you are not vaccinated; disposable masks are available
  • No refunds if canceled less than 7 days before rental date
  • Payment is required in advance to secure the space
  • No heeled shoes allowed (including tap shoes)
  • Sneakers must be cleaned before entering the studio

Space Intact Policy: Renters are prohibited from moving into another studio space during their reservation for any reason. Thank you for helping us maintain a clean and safe space for all. For everyone's health and wellbeing, Dancewave reserves the right to terminate Rental Agreements for those found in violation of these policies.

*Dancewave is able to automatically offer NYC-based dance artists a subsidized hourly rehearsal rate (Studio A or B: $18/hr ○ Full Studio: $23/hr) thanks to a grant received by Dance/NYC’s New York City Dance Rehearsal Space Subsidy Program, made possible by The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.