Based in Artspace in the heart of Craigmillar, Lyra has Theatre and Studio spaces which is available to hire at very competitive rates.

Companies and organisations are welcome to hire our spaces for a range of events including shows, rehearsals, photo or film shoots, auditions, writing sessions or seminars.

Both the Theatre and Studio spaces are described below and full technical specifications are available. 


Hire rates available from only £85 per day, for more information and to check availability please contact or 0131 659 4725.


A 116 seat theatre with lighting and sound equipment included. Black out options or natural daylight. Seating bank can be retracted (additional charges may apply). Stage area of sprung, timber floor can be approx. 6 – 9m wide x 5 – 14m deep depending on the seating configuration. 


A Bright, spacious, ground floor studio, approx. 9m x 9.5m with hardwood floor, dance floor available on request (additional charges may apply).

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11 Harewood Road
EH16 4NT

+44 (0) 131 659 4737

+44 (0) 7400 099 762 

Lyra is a Limited Company, SC280248 and Scottish Charity SC036506
Lyra is grateful for financial support from Creative Scotland, BBC Children in Need, Garfield Weston Foundation, Kintry Environmental Trust, The Robertson Trust, Big Lottery Fund Uk - Young Start, The Corra Foundation, The Barcapel Foundation, The Hugh Fraser Foundation and The Nancie Massey Charitable Trust