Facility Rentals

Not too big, not too small – The Improv Centre is the Perfect Fit.

Rent The Improv Centre for your next meeting, presentation, reception, fundraiser or staged event. Featuring a 186 seat theatre with a mixture of traditional theatre seating and cabaret style tables and chairs brings intimacy and flexibility together in one room. Our fully-licensed Neil Macrae Bar and Lounge is also available for bookings, with stunning views overlooking the Granville Island Marina.

Improv Centre Rentals Rates

Daytime Rental Rates – please inquire for evening rates.

Venue Capacity 4 hr rate (before 6pm) 8 hr rate (before 6pm) Additional Hours or Portion there of
Lounge & Patio 28 seated, 65 standing $300 $400 $150
Theatre 186 seated $500 $700 $150
Theatre, Lounge & Patio 251 total $700 $1,100 $150

• Includes facility fee based on meeting, conference (additional fees apply for a public performance)
• Rates do not include public show or access to the green room, dressing room, box office, or bar service
• Includes House Technician and Audience Service Manager (additional staff may be required)
• Includes one hour of meeting time, prior to your event to discuss tech requirements and event needs
• Insurance is required for all rentals


Technical Features

  • Raised stage
  • Fixed projector and screen
  • Professional theatre fixed rig lighting
  • Professional theatre sound system
    – Playback
    – Wireless hand held **additional external equipment may be required



Neil Macrae Bar & Lounge

  • A full service licensed bar
  • High top Tables
  • Leather bar stools
  • A covered waterfront patio with outdoor flexible seating.
  • Dimmable lighting
  • Sound system
  • Off-site catering can be arranged by renter



Seating Features

  • 186 seat capacity
    – 48 cabaret style tables & chairs
    – 18 Banquet bench seats (with bar rail)
    – 120 Traditional Theatre seats (with cup holders)



Neil Macrae Bar Rates

  • The Vancouver TheatreSports™ League reserves the right to control the sale or distribution of refreshments.
  • We welcome beverages to be consumed in the Theatre.
  • Bar service is provided at the request of the renter
  • The cost for Bar Service is:
    – 4 hour rental is $200, which is waived if/when bar sales exceed $400 (in gross sales, including GST/PST?).
    – Additional hours are charged at $150 per hour or portion thereof.

Fund With Laughter

A unique fundraising program designed as a simple way to organize an event to raise funds for school groups, charity organizations, sports teams, and the like. Vancouver TheatreSports™ will provide you with a pre-packaged event – all you have to do is sell the pre-printed tickets at your chosen price point.

Have a Question? Contact Us!

Monday to Friday 10:00 am – 6:00 pm / 604.738.703 ext. 21 / services@vtsl.com

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