MDI Merseyside Dance Initiative
Inspiring people through dance

Studio Hire

Our studio is available to hire for reasonable rates. The studio is fully accessible with a sprung wooden floor, mirrors, barres and a sound system. We also have 20 armless chairs available if required. The studio dimensions are 9.9m x 6.3m.


MDI's studio is available for hire by the hour, subject to our dance class timetable. Availability is normally limited to our office/studio opening times: Monday to Friday, 9.30am to 9pm. Bookings can be made outside these hours, subject to agreement with MDI.


All prices are inclusive of VAT.

Hourly rates, Monday to Friday:
Individual's rehearsal/practice: £7.50 per hour (£5 concession – ID/proof required)
One-off hire: £18.50 per hour.
Six weeks, payable in advance: £15 per hour
Three months or more, payable in advance: £12.50 per hour. 
Organisation / company: £20 per hour

Weekend rates:
Sometimes we are able to hire out the studio at weekends, although this is normally at full day rate only (see below). Please check with the office. 

Daily rates:
Individual rehearsal: £50 day / £250 week
Local/small company (non-profit): £75 day / £350 week
Commercial: £150 day / £750 week


Please get in touch if you would like to discuss hiring our space - we are always happy to discuss projects and prices may sometimes be negotiable. All studio bookings should be made via the MDI office on +44 151 708 8810, email