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Studio B Cyclorama (230 Niagara Street West)

White Cyclorama & Cove – Test Kitchen – Green Room

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The perfect space to shoot yoga/wellness/fitness, corporate videos, documentary interviews, intimate micro weddings, headshots or build small sets – with 16′ ceilings, a massive cyclorama along 2 walls plus onsite cafe & green room.

2021 Cyclorama Rental Rates
Half Day
$1,200 (6 hrs)
Full Day
$2,000 (12 hrs)
Week
$10,000 (7 days)

  • Overtime is charged at $100/hr
  • Early drop offs + next day pickups (schedule allowing) are charged at $200 (single fee.)
  • We do not charge for power usage on site
  • Complimentary high speed WiFi with every rental.
  • Monthly and long-term rates available. Email Us

You Can Rent The Whole Building

This single-floor 3,400 sqft building comes with 2 washrooms, 5 parking spots and three main spaces – the cyclorama, an open kitchen/espresso bar plus ~1,000 sqft lounge/seating area which can be used for craft services, crew holding or temporary office space.

Exclusive use of the building & parking – perfect for photo/video shoots requiring sound/privacy.

Building Exterior & Parking

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Drive right up to the studio. We have 5 parking spots on the lot in front of the building.

Espresso Bar & Test Kitchen

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A built-out space designed for easy filming – with over 180 degrees of camera access and great lighting plus a convection oven, induction stoves.

Green Room

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An optional space for gear storage, seating and dining with ~1,000 sqft of furnished lounge space.

Full Building Rental Rates

Half Day
$2,500 (6 hrs)
Full Day
$4,000 (12 hrs)
Week
$15,000 (exclusive use, 24hrs x 7 days)

Studio Features
  • Space – The studio measures ~2,000sq ft with a 16 ft tall cyclorama along two walls (~13 ft wide and 20ft wide) with a cove (the walls meet without a corner.)
  • Lighting – Tracks with 40 ceiling mounted spot lights that can be turned off or dimmed, 6 massive skylights for natural light from above and tall windowed double doors on the West side of the building.
  • Single Floor – 3 small steps below ground level with double doors and 2 dedicated parking spots (up to 5 available) on the lot so loading in/out is easy.
  • Furniture – the space comes with minimal furnishing – a grey/black couch on castors, small area rug, 3 vintage chairs and a lounger form a small lounge enclosed with pipe and drape to be used as a change room, to store gear or as a photo booth for headshots etc…
  • Complimentary tea & coffee (9-5, M-F) – Brewed fresh in-house at our on-site espresso bar.
  • High Speed WiFi – Cisco/Meraki powered enterprise-grade network with custom SSID (‘network name’) as needed.
  • Sound – JBL EON ONE Portable All-in-One Linear-Array 6-Channel PA System which works with line in or bluetooth for music / microphones (one wired mic is provided.)
  • Screens & Presentation – 2 Large Smart TVs on wheels (with HDMI connections) plus white boards on easels & wheels (with markers and erasers.)
  • Washrooms – 2 Washrooms on site
Optional Extras
  • Staffing – We can arrange for servers, bartenders, security and other staffing as needed for your event.
  • Catering & Food service – We can recommend solutions or you can simply use your own caterer for no extra fees!
  • Photography – Our photographers don’t watermark their shots and let you do whatever you’d like with photos captured at the event.
  • Multi-camera 1080p HD live broadcast we regularly produce virtual and hybrid events in Studio B for clients and live-mix Netflix-quality video on the fly to create compelling broadcasts of cooking and mixology demonstrations as well as interviews, presentations with supporting visuals and much more.
  • Bar Service our resident mixologist can create custom menus, host in-person classes and even create live virtual classes with mailed drink kits to mix along with the stream from home.
  • Extra Space – We have additional meeting rooms, offices and studio space a 3 minute walk away at our main campus on King Street West.

Cyclorama Studio Photo Gallery

A Beautiful Venue For Micro-weddings & Elopements

Studio B is perfect for intimate events and we offer a turn-key solution for couples who want to elope or get married with a small group in person whilst connecting with anyone over the Internet – our managed services team can produce your special day as a multi-camera livestream, broadcasting ceremonies and photoshoots with private virtual mingling sessions, speeches and more.

Considering a virtual wedding or elopement? Speak with our team to plan it at StartWell!

In-House Media Production & Live Streaming Services

Need headshots of your team? Documentary style films for internal communication? Live streams to international audiences in high definition? We work with clients to plan and produce amazing photo and video productions in our studio spaces.

Recent Productions in Studio B

StartWell Studios Production: Downward Dog on Demand - streaming yoga and meditation classes

Now Live: Downward Dog On Demand

Experience a new way to practice yoga and meditation with on-demand classes available anywhere in the world for a single monthly fee.

The Perfect Location

*The venue comes with 5 available parking spots on our lot, just in front of the building.

Street parking can be found easily in the neighbourhood plus just a 3 minute walk away there is underground paid parking at Upark 775 King Street West.

You’re in Great Company!

*Some of the organizations who have hosted at StartWell:

Redstone Agency
Cronos Group
MPI
Delvinia
Vena
TechStars
Augmented World Expo at StartWell
World Vision at StartWell
Labatt at StartWell
BetaKit at StartWell
Camunda at StartWell
Mozilla Foundation at StartWell
Shopify at StartWell
Lazaridis Institute at StartWell
Canadian Film Centre Media Lab at StartWell