A unique events venue in central London

We achieved an outstanding debut Creative Industry Green certification in 2014/15 from Julie's Bicycle

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Retaining the features and character of an imposing industrial space, the building began life as an electricity generating station in 1896. The individual studios are available to hire throughout the year, providing flexible spaces for business clients.

Special rates

We can offer special rates for the below dates - please get in touch to learn more:

  • 29 March – 18 April 2021
  • w/c 31 May 2021
  • 05 July – 08 Aug 2021
  • 23 Aug – 05 Sept 2021

To find out more about hires please email us

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Adaptable space

Shoreditch Electric Light Station, home of the National Centre for Circus Arts, is a unique facility providing highly adaptable space for artistic companies and business clients alike. The magnificent Combustion and Generating Chambers, along with numerous smaller studios, are available to hire throughout the year and have been used for events as diverse as gala events, product launches, film and broadcast industry showcases, technology events and award ceremonies.

Vibrant location

Shoreditch is renowned for its vibrancy and is well served by hotels, restaurants and bars in a central location right at the edge of the City of London business district.

Old Street Underground Station (Northern Line) is 4 mins away and just two stops from St. Pancras International Rail Station. The London Overground network is close by as well as numerous bus routes making Shoreditch Electric Light Station easily accessible from all areas of London.

Home of circus arts

The building is home to the National Centre for Circus Arts. We are a charity offering circus arts education through a rolling programme of courses and classes, including a BA degree in Circus Arts, youth and adult classes, team-building workshops and experience days. We also offer space for professional artists to train and create. All revenue from our commercial venue hire goes straight back into the running of the Centre.

Find us

Shoreditch Electric Light Station, National Centre for Circus Arts, Coronet Street, London N1 6HD

Generating Chamber

Our second-largest space at 280 sq m
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Combustion Chamber

At an impressive 425 sq m, our largest space
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Creation Studio

Dance, theatre, circus rehearsal studio that can be used as a meeting room or catering space.
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Learn how we can adapt our spaces to suit you
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Film, photography, meetings or rehearsals studios
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Large, cobbled space with access to our rooms
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Special Rates

For selected dates in 2021
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Look Around

Come for a tour of Shoreditch Electric Light Station
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Brochure and Floorplan

Find out more about our magnificent building
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To find out more about hires, email hires@shoreditchelectric.com or call 020 7613 8258