Venues, Rates & Fees

From concerts to lectures, to conferences and film shoots, the Chan Centre for the Performing Arts offers a wide variety of rental opportunities with technical, ticketing and front of house support.

The Chan Centre’s venues are available for rent throughout the year. Rental rates for Chan Centre venues are based on pre-defined license periods and include a variety of services as well as a complement of front-of-house and technical staff. View each venue below to learn about general information and rates, or download the complete schedule of rates.

The Chan Centre also manages the Roy Barnett Recital Hall and the Old Auditorium on UBC campus. For more information on these venues, please see below and download the Roy Barnett Recital Hall & Old Auditorium schedule of rates.

Any inquiries or booking requests may take up to 10 business days to process. We thank you for your interest in our venues.

Booking questions? Please contact:

Bailey Nicholson
Rentals & Programming Assistant

Ticketing Your Event

All tickets for events taking place at the Chan Centre must be issued through the Chan Centre ticketing system. Click here for full details.

Marketing Support for Rental Clients

In addition to your own marketing plan, the Chan Centre can assist in the promotion of your event through our website, email newsletter, onsite digital signage system and social media networks. Click here for full details.

Technical Specifications

The Chan Centre’s flexible venues are designed and well-equipped to handle a variety of events and performances. A full-time production staff oversees clients’ technical needs, with expertise in stage, lighting and sound. Special requirements should be reviewed with the Chan Centre’s technical team. Technical specifications regarding the venues’ dimensions, acoustics, equipment, lighting, electrical, sound, audio and projection capabilities can be found here. For inquiries about safely planning your event and our production services, please contact David Humphrey, Production Manager at 604-827-2742 or