Photo by Whitney Browne.


“The Gallim space is warm, easy and full of good energy. You really feel welcomed into the space. Out of the two week lab time we developed the approach and bones for two new works.”

—Jawole Willa Jo Zollar, Urban Bush Women, Founder and Choreographer

Our studio is located in the 19th-century Church of St. Luke and St. Matthew in Clinton Hill, Brooklyn.

This historic landmark features a sprung 40’ X 49’ wall to wall dance space, cathedral ceiling and stained glass windows designed by Tiffany Studios. Gallim offers artists temporary roots to engage in the act of art making while the company is on tour. Please contact for more information.

Resident artists may have exclusive use of the space during these hours:

Monday: 10am – 5pm
Tuesday: 10am – 5pm
Wednesday: 10am – 5pm
Thursday: 10am – 5pm
Friday: 10am – 5pm
Saturday: Availability upon request. Subject to additional fees.
Sunday: Closed


Additional Space Features

  • 40’ x 49’ of marley covering a naturally-sprung wood floor

  • A lounge that overlooks the studio, with couches, a work-table, and kitchenette

  • 2 Alto TS112A Truesonic Speakers and Yamaha MG102c Mixing Console (with iPod and Computer hookups)

  • Upstairs balcony offers Pilates Tower and secure storage space

  • Wi-fi

Rental Rates

Nonprofit/Subsidized Rehearsal Rate*: $25/hr

For-profit Rehearsal Rate: $40/hr

Class/Workshop Rate (Non-Profit / Fiscally Sponsored)*: $45/hr

Class/Workshop Rate (For-profit): $60/hr

Audition (Non-Profit / Fiscally Sponsored)*: $50/hr

Audition (For-profit): $65/hr

Event/Performance: $60/hr

Photo shoot/Film shoot: case by case basis

Commercial: case by case basis

*Renter must provide proof of non-profit status.

All rental rates are determined by Gallim and subject to the company’s discretion.

Contact for more information, rates, and availability.

Please note that renters must carry their own general liability insurance policy and present a certificate of insurance to Gallim staff as proof of ownership upon renting the space.