Upcoming Events
Fri 22

Spectacle d’humour – Stef Paquette et Michel Thériault

February 22 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Halifax Nova Scotia
Sat 23

Khari Wendell McCelland ‘We Now Recognize’

February 23 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Halifax Nova Scotia
Thu 28

HipHopED – S.T.E.M. flow (Dropping Science through music)

February 28 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Halifax Nova Scotia

Rental Information

The Bus Stop is a Versatile, Black-Box, Performance Venue.




Please take note of the following changes to rental rates taking effect on January 1st, 2019. The new rates will be used for booking request as of January 1st and will not impact previously confirmed rentals.

Daily rentals for Artist and Company members:
  • The new flat fee is $195 per day
  • The $50 weekly power fee has been removed
  • A $30 fixed cleaning fee per rental will be added to the sum total
Daily rentals for non-members:
  • The new flat fee is $380 per day (includes 6 hours with a technician)
  • A $30 fixed cleaning fee per rental will be added to the sum total
Hourly rental:
  • The new fee is $50 per hour (technician included)


***Please read carefully before renting! ***
All rentals of the venue are subject to our Rental Contract Terms and Conditions.


Scroll below for information about our co-pro agreements and rehearsal space program, quick facts about the space, a rental calendar and technical information about our venue and equipment.


Daily Bookings cover a period of 24 hours. If booking by the hour, you need to consider time needed for set up, testing and clean up within your hours of rental.

Quick Facts

  • Multi-configurable space
  • Suitable for music, theatre, film, comedy and other performance events.
  • Bookings are handled first come, first serve
  • Can be rented by the hour, day or week
  • Seats 70 (can stretch to 90 or more with added chairs)
  • Occupancy load is 149 (performers and staff included)
  • Technician time is included in some rental agreements
  • Additional Technical details are available further below

Video Tour

Check out this cute time lapse video showing how the space can be converted for various uses.

Cinema, Theatre, Concert Hall, Bus Stop.


A revenue-split Co-Pro Agreement is available under certain circumstances. This options allows you to book the venue without an advance deposit in exchange for a commitment to splitting generated box office revenue with the Bus Stop Theatre.

Read the Co-Pro Agreement here.


Company Members of the Co-operative can take advantage of free rehearsal time at the Bus Stop Theatre through our Rehearsal Space Program.

Read details about the Rehearsal Space Program here.


Tech & Set-Up

The information here is for guidance purposes only. Inventories can change without notice. If you have any questions, get in touch.

Audio Inventory

Lighting Inventory

Floor Plan

Scaled Drawing

Risers & Seating