Cox & Palmer Second Space

Cox & Palmer Second Space is a newly renovated multi-occasion room that allows for flexible seating configurations and risers. It has its own limited sound and lighting systems and is perfect for intimate theatrical presentations, as well as workshops, conferences, play readings, recitals, meetings and catered events.


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  • Seating: 40-50 seats, theatre style without tables.
  • Standing: 80

Rental Rates

Not for Profit, Artists/Performers:

  • $100 per session of 6 hours or less
  • $200 per session of 6 hours or more
  • $50 per day with rental of the Main Stage Theatre

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Rates for the Second Space include: 

  • Use of table linens
  • Use of rectangular folding tables
    7 available, different lengths
  • Access to wet bar area
    coffee maker, kettle, sink, dishwasher, bar fridge
  • Use of limited lighting and sound equipment
  • Access to dressing rooms
    including private washroom, shower, lockers (subject to availability)
  • Wheelchair accessibility
  • Use of wall mounted frames
    To display merchandise, posters, etc. (subject to availability)
  • Wi-Fi connection


While rental of the Second Space includes the use of this equipment, inventory is subject to change.  All details are subject to revision and should be confirmed with RCA staff in advance of your production load-in.

  • Sound:
    • YAMAHA Stage Pas 300 PA System (2 powered speakers, 1 six-channel sound board)
    • 4 Microphones with stands: 2 Voice SM58 and 2 Instrument SM57
  • Lighting:
    • 1 dimmer pack: LEPRECON 6 x 1kw
    • 1 Lighting Board: ETC Colour Source 40 Fader
    • 12 Lights: six PAR 38, six Chauvet Slim Par Pro H (LED, colour changer)
  • Video:
    • 1 Projector: Sharp Data, PG-F325W
  • Stage Set-Up:
    • 6 Risers: 4×4 with 1ft legs
    • 1 Podium and 7 music stands
    • 6 rectangular folding tables ( 6’. 2x 5’)

Operation of technical equipment:

  • Renter is responsible for operation of all light and sound for the Second Space
  • RCA staff will show Renter where equipment is housed and how to use equipment


  • No tape on walls or windows
  • No glitter, sand, confetti or rice
  • No open flame

Stage Layout:

  • The LSPU Hall’s Second Space is an intimate space suitable for workshops, AGMs, book launches, receptions, play readings, recitals and more.
  • The stage is at floor level, with an option of using 1ft or 2ft risers

For all production and event inquiries please contact Suzanne Mullett, General Manager, at or call the Hall at 709-753-4531 ext. 201.