Prices and room details below!
Please read this first, then email our Studio Manager at studio at ashkenaz dot com if you'd like to inquire about specific dates.

studio rentals

Ashkenaz rents our front and back studios to dance, movement, and music instructors to teach classes, individual lessons, workshops, or rehearsals. Studios are generally rented on a monthly basis, though one-time rentals are possible depending upon availability. In general, evening hours are unavailable as are weekend mornings. Rental times are available on weekdays, on weekend afternoons, and other assorted times.

BACK STUDIO: 600 sq.ft. with mirrors
One-time workshop: $25/hr
Ongoing workshops: $20/hr
Check Back Studio Availability here

FRONT STUDIO: 1320 sq.ft. with mirrors
One-time workshop: $30/hr
Ongoing workshops: $25/hr
Check front studio availability here



Ashkenaz is available for special event rentals for weddings, birthday parties, anniversaries, work parties, and more! Please read through the following information carefully before contacting us to inquire about available dates.

Ashkenaz is available for private parties on Thursdays and Sundays only.

On Sunday, there is an afternoon slot (event ends by 5pm) as well as an evening slot available for private rentals.

Ashkenaz books 5-6 months out, though closer dates may be available.

The base rental fee for private rentals Thursday or Sunday nights is $200 per hour, Sunday afternoon (event ends by 5pm) is $150 per hour.

Price Includes:

  • Use of front hall, stage, green (band) room (excludes back studio in most cases)

  • House Manager

  • Sound Engineer

  • Use of our sound system, including PA, mixer, all cables and mics, stage, etc.

  • Option of having our café open with choice of a no-host bar or a host bar

  • A facility walk-through with Ashkenaz staff prior to your event

Please note: You are required to obtain liability insurance in the amount of $1,000,000, and must provide Ashkenaz with a Certificate of Insurance named Ashkenaz Music & Dance Community Center as “Additional Insured.”

  • Individuals who have a homeowner’s or renter’s insurance are usually able to extend the liability insurance to include this event at no charge.

  • Clubs and organizations that hold a commercial general liability are usually able to extend the policy to include this function for a charge.

  • Special Event Insurance may be purchased with Gales Creek Insurance at 503-227-0491 or apply online here.

Ashkenaz is a vegetarian establishment.

Ashkenaz serves beer and wine, but hard liquor is not allowed.

Ashkenaz is a smoke-free environment. No smoking, candles, or incense or any kind allowed.

Renters agree to leave the facility as they found it, and to do a general clean up.

In our efforts to be a low-waste facility, we ask that all disposable goods be compostable, or we can supply them for you for a small fee.


To inquire further about holding your event at Ashkenaz, please send an email to our Studio Manager, at, with the following information:

  • Your name and contact information,

  • Type of Event,

  • Expected number of attendees,

  • What you are planning for food, cafe needs,

  • stage needs for live band or other,

  • If you are interested in a specific date, date range, or day or the week,

  • any other questions you may have.