Studio PACA:

Creative studio in Montreal

630 sq. ft. dedicated to creation in the heart of Hochelaga-Maisonneuve

We are very proud to provide an adequate, safe and well-equipped creative studio for rehearsals, creation, practice and training.

Located at 2030 Pie-IX Boulevard, PACA’s mission is to welcome all artists in the field of live arts, particularly in circus, dance, theater and puppetry.

Information about the space

With this space, the Foutoukours want to be a facilitator for its counterparts from all over the world who are interested in applied research in the circus and performing arts. The PACA allows to extend and consolidate the company’s current mandate: to contribute adequately to its community and to develop new organizational skills that will benefit the entire circus community.

How to book the studio

Booking the studio is very simple and takes only 3 small steps!

STEP 1: Fill out this application form.

STEP 2: We will contact you by email to follow up on your request, check availability, etc. Once the dates are set, you will receive an bill for your reservation with the amount to pay.

STEP 3: Once payment is received, we will confirm your reservation and send you an access code and a Studio PACA information sheet.
The reservation is only confirmed AFTER payment has been received by the Foutoukours.

Please note that reservations are handled manually and are processed Monday through Friday from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm.

Booking conditions

The studio is open for booking 7/7, from 9am to 9pm.

Reservations of 2 hours minimum. Reservations of 1 hour are not allowed, we take reservations for blocks of 2 hours minimum.

Liability. In the event of an accident involving a PACA user who damages material, the user agrees to pay the cost of repairs (wall, light, window, handle, etc.).

Injuries. It is your responsibility to ensure that you do not injure yourself. We are not responsible for any physical injuries you may inflict on yourself in the studio.

Music. Do not turn up the volume, as the sound will travel through the hallways. Please consider putting curtains on the walls adjacent to other offices to limit the spread of noise.

Arrival / departure time:
It is essential that you arrive on site at the exact time of your reservation and not 15 minutes before. Similarly, we ask you to leave the premises at the time of your reservation and not to exceed your time slot. Beyond 15 minutes, you will be charged for half an hour, beyond 30 minutes, you will be charged for 1 hour, etc.


Rehearsal/Creation Rental

3 people and less: $13 to $16 per hour
4 people and more: $15 to $19 per hour

Corporate rental: Teacher, trainer, class

Hourly rate: $34 to $36/hour

Special rate

Rental for filming / photo shooting / auditions
– Hourly rate: $21/hr

Rates vary depending on the number of people and the number of hours booked

Consult the complete price sheet

For En piste members

As part of the ATMs training assistance program, if you are a member of En Piste, you may be eligible for $800 annual refund for expenses such as studio rental!

Learn more about ATMs


You want to know more about the studio or discuss more possibilities with us ?
Write us at this e-mail adress :

Adress : 2030 boul. Pie-IX, Montréal
Dimensions : P30’x L21’ (9,14m x 6,4m)
Height : 14’  (4,27 m)
Opening hours: from 9AM to 9 PM
Loading dock available on request

More information :

The studio is offered for rent with a number of equipment included. To discover all the advantages of the PACA studio, consult our information sheet.

PACA is open thanks to the support of valuable partners:

The 40 donors of our campaign “Nourrir l’inspiration”

Alexandre Leduc, Member of Parliament for Hochelaga-Maisonneuve, Québec solidaire

The Cultural Center Desjardins