The Studio


The Studio is a "black box" performance space in which the configurations of performance area vary. Seating uses freestanding rostra.

The Studio is available for hire as a performance or conference space, or during the day as a rehearsal space (subject to availability).

Detailed information


  • total performing and seating area 8.34m x 14.02m
  • small wing 6.1m x 4.6m
  • height to ceiling 5.4m
  • determined by the performing and seating configuration
  • maximum varies from 80-100
Lighting and Sound control
There is a mobile control perch that can be positioned in different places around the Studio to suit each production. DMX and loudspeaker tie lines are provided in 6 panels.

  • ETC Element Control Console
  • 48 channels x 3kW – all dimmable
  • 56 x 15A outlets terminated in a patch panel allowing flexibility in channel-to-dimmer allocation
  • basic luminaire rig which is included in the hire, access to which is by Genie scissors lift
  • house lights are provided by separately dimmable 8 x 300W Par 56 luminaires that can be positioned to suit different seating layouts
  • Allen & Heath 12-4-2 mixer
  • amplifier rack – 4 x stereo 150W (built into mobile perch)
  • flight-cased rack containing
    • cassette deck
    • CD player
    • 2 x minidisc recorders
  • 4 main loudspeakers – individually channel-assignable
    • additional loudspeakers can be provided
  • various microphones
Stage Management
  • prompt desk with communication to
    • dressing room
    • Lighting and Sound control perch
    • FOH
Other facilities
  • one dressing room with shower and toilet
  • piano available for hire
The Questors Theatre, 12 Mattock Lane, Ealing W5 5BQ
Box Office 020 8567 5184, Theatre Office 020 8567 0011
The Questors Ltd, Registered in England 469253, Registered Charity 207516
Creative Ealing