Dark Studio

14 Narrow Quay
BS1 4QA Tel: 0117 440 9747
E-mail: [email protected]
Website: https://arnolfini.org.uk/hire/ (opens in new tab)
Space Type: Arts Space, Dance Space

Total Capacity:

60 theatre style, 40 cabaret style, 40-60 standing

Suitable for:

  • Dance
  • Performance with an Audience
  • Rehearsal

Opening Hours

Monday - Sunday: 10-6PM

Booking Info

Costs & Terms of Hire:

Please email in with information on booking and we will get back to you with any venue hire costs.

Contact Name:

Email Address:

[email protected]

Telephone Number:

0117 440 9746


A studio ideal for screenings, rehearsals and presentations, this room is equipped with a digital projector connected to DVD and VHS players and laptop point for presentations or screenings.

This space sits alongside the Light Studio on the second floor and both rooms work well together for larger events.


  • Accessible Entrance:No/Unknown
  • Accessible Toilet: Yes
  • Induction Loop Available: No/Unknown
  • Blue Badge Parking Available: Yes

More Accessibility Information:

Please read our accessibility statement for our building: https://arnolfini.org.uk/visit/accessibility/

Parking Details:

Car Parking:
The nearest public car park is The Grove, Harbourside, Bristol, BS1 4RB which is 0.2 miles away. It has 113 spaces including blue badge spaces, which are free of charge for blue badge holders. Other users need to pay for a ticket. It is long stay. The route from the car park to Arnolfini is almost entirely cobbled and is well lit after dark with street lighting.


Technical Info