Rehearsal rooms / Darkroom
STUK has a darkroom for analogue photography, and a couple of small rehearsal pavilions for piano, vocals, drums, ... (no dance).
PAVILIONS CLOSED until the 2023-2024 season
Because of renovation works and Artefact the rehearsal pavilions and darkrooms cannot be used until the end of the 2022-2023 season. The exact dates our room rents restart will be announced later.
The rehearsal pavilions are closed until (at least) September 2023.
STUK has three soundproof rehearsal pavilions of 9 m². The pavilions are suitable for music rehearsals, not for dance rehearsals. Pavilion 1 contains a drum kit - bring your own sticks. Pavilion 2 is empty, pavilion 5 has a piano. There is no storage space for material or instruments. Using the pavilion is free of charge, but a valid STUK card or Culture Card KU Leuven is required. You can rent a pavilion for slots of maximum 2 hours during the opening hours of STUK Reception. Reservations only via STUK Reception (016 320 300 or email@example.com).
The darkroom is closed until (at least) September 2023.
STUK has an equipped darkroom for analogue photography. It contains 2 magnifiers, for both 35mm and medium format. There are enough chemical baths for processing, a sink, funnels and measuring cups, as well as development coils and material to dry your photos. What you need to bring yourself: light-sensitive paper, developer, fixator and other products. You can rent the darkroom free of charge for sessions of 4 hours, but you do require a valid STUK card or KU Leuven Culture Card. Bookings can be made by phone (016 320 300), e-mail (ticket[at]stuk.be) or at STUK Reception.