StartWell Studios / Turn-key creative space for Toronto’s leading filmmakers, photographers & brands.

Our unique cyclorama studio building on Niagara Street can be rented exclusively & comes with everything you need for a fun + productive shoot!

Whether you’re planning a unique event/meeting, or shooting film or stills with amazing talent, our building is spacious and comfortable.

Space

Ground Floor

3,400sf. Single Floor Detached Building

2,000sf. CYC Studio w/Production Corner

900sf. HMUA/Wardrobe/Client Lounge

500sf. Espresso bar/Kitchen

2 Washrooms

4 Parking Spots on Front Pad

Specifications

2,000sf. Moulded Corner Cyc (42’x27′ running length walls)

17′ Ceilings

Truss (Mounted In Structural Beams)

Blackout Windows + 6 Blackout Skylights

Western Facing Windows

Concrete Floors

Sound System

Full Building Rates

Enjoy exclusive use of the entire building – with the CYC studio + 2 washrooms, 4 parking spots, cafe/kitchen and lounge space plus a talent/holding/HMUA area.

Daily

$2,500/day

(8hrs)

*$250/hr for additional time

Weekly

$10,000/wk

(7 days)

Studio-Only Rates

*Perfect for photo shoots or anything not requiring recorded audio. There may be meetings booked simultaneously in the South side of the building. Bookings include the studio, one washroom, 2 parking spots and exclusive use of a dedicated double door for load-in and out.

Daily

$1,000/half-day

(4hrs)

*$200/hr for additional time

Daily

$1,500/day

(8hrs)

*$200/hr for additional time

Looking East, into the CYC (cove/corner in NE corner to the left), equipment along South wall
Looking North along the CYC to the cornerless-corner/cove at the NE
Equipment stored along South wall in the CYC – we offer complimentary lighting, modifiers & grip gear
Looking South from the CYC – towards a production corner, the dedicated studio entrance and photo paper backdrop
Production corner facing West – dedicated entrance from our on-site parking. Couch & TV on wheels.
Racked equipment, dedicated loading bay & photo paper backdrop with three 10-foot roll holders.
Dedicated HMUA space behind the open kitchen/espresso-bar and next to the main cyc – furnished with a steamer, clothes racks + hangers, directors chairs, makeup mirrors + folding tables + stacked chairs.
Combined Hair and Makeup/Wardrobe area.
Conference/meeting setup – we have 8 folding tables and 25 white stackable chairs available for use
Optional sound absorbing partitions can create a meeting area next to the cafe/lounge and cyclorama – perfect for work/meeting space whilst running a shoot in the cyclorama next door.
Looking Westwards towards the main entrance past the open kitchen/espresso-bar and client lounge.
Client lounge (at main entrance – looking South.)
Open concept espresso bar/kitchen at main entrance.
Client lounge area off kitchen/espresso-bar features two sitting areas with couches.
With enough space to film into, the open concept kitchen/espresso-bar features a height-adjustable live edge table.
Looking past the client lounge couches towards the open kitchen/espresso-bar area.
Self-service looseleaf teas available from our robot that brews on demand.