Malaspina Theatre Rental Costs


Basic Theatre Rental is $250/ day until August 15, 2017 when new rates will apply.
Rental Rates, as of August 15, 2017:

 Basic Rental Rates:

Mainstage Theatre (includes lobby and mainstage)

  • Non-profit and community groups              $300/day

  • Corporate events                                       $500/day

Theatre Lobby only

  • Public and private events                           $250/day

Mike Taugher Studio (building 330, room 109)

  • Rehearsal rates                                          $15/hour

  • Performance rates                                     $150/day


    • A minimum of one technician is required for when you start your day until after the event
    • If you have a larger load in for your show or require lights and sound simultaneously, we may require a second technician to aid with the event.
    • $12/hour (minimum 4 hours).  NOTE: this is for only 1 (one) technician

 FOH (Front of House):

    • Required for the show only
    • $12/hour (minimum 4 hours)
    • You may need usher or tickets staff which you can provide (or we can for $)

Mailing Address

Vancouver Island University Theatre
900 Fifth Street
Nanaimo B.C.
V9R 5S5

Theatre Box Office: 250-740-6100
Theatre Fax Number: 250-740-6459
Malaspina Theatre Manager: Eliza Gardiner
Phone: 250-740-6386, Local 6386

Technical Director: Robin Boxwell
Phone: 250-740-6571

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