Venue Hire

scala-exterior-daytime-bw-yellowScala offers venue hire in Kings Cross, Central London. It’s available for daytime or evening hire seven days a week. The versatility of Scala floors and levels means it suitable for almost any type of event; live music performances, showcases, product launches, exhibitions, fashion shows, theatre, conferences and club nights. Our glass bar is ideal as a VIP lounge.

To enquire and check availability please contact our Events Co-ordinator.

If you’ve not worked with us before you’ll need to send us a detailed event proposal.

Scala Capacity

Venue capacity 800 people for a live stage event and 1145 people for a club night or full venue hire.

Benefits of hosting your event at Scala

  • Ticket sales and promotion for your event on DICE, the multi-award-winning live music and event discovery and ticketing platform.
  • Free promotion of your event on Scala’s web site.
  • Late licensing – 6am music and dance licence – 5am drink licence.
  • Event management is available.
  • Access to expert in-house sound and lighting technicians.
  • A combination of Martin Audio and Funktion 1 sound systems.
  • Two dressing rooms newly refurbished in Autumn 2021.
  • Artists’ high-quality shower room. New in Autumn 2021.
  • In-house barrier for stage performances if required.
  • Instant access to our detailed production website. Contact our events coordinator for access.
  • Excellent transport links. Kings Cross is London’s best location for public transport. There are 6 underground lines, 10 bus routes and 2 national rail stations plus the international Eurostar Terminal. These are all within 10 minute’s walk away.
  • Great selection of local hotels from budget to the beautiful St Pancras Hotel.
  • Unique art deco building with original features and wonderful history.

Scala Venue Description and Photographs

A full venue description is available on Our Venue page.
You’ll find a selection of venue photos and event photos on our Photographs page

Who we have worked with


  • Tiesto
  • Bastille
  • Ed Sheeran
  • Killers
  • Nine Inch Nails
  • Bombay Bicycle Club
  • Snarky Puppy
  • Rival Sons
  • Kaiser Chiefs
  • Run DMC
  • J Mascis
  • Sonic Youth
  • Rita Ora
  • Rhianna
  • Jessie J
  • Die Antwood
  • Taylor Hawkins
  • Carl Barat
  • First Aid Kit
  • New York Dolls
  • Lana Del Rey
  • Foo Fighters


  • White Mischief
  • Rebel Bingo
  • Shorebitch
  • Moondance
  • Face Down
  • Sticky
  • Urban World Pride
  • Pure Temptation
  • Frantic
  • El Grande
  • We Love Soul
  • Scalalatina
  • Twice As Nice
  • End Of The World
  • Garage Nation
  • Mega Spanish Party
  • University Of Dub


  • Advertising Week
  • Wasserman Media
  • Hewlett Packard
  • Ray-Ban
  • Universal Music
  • The Times
  • Adidas
  • Airbnb
  • Vodafone

Enquire Now

If you are interested in hiring the venue please contact our Events Co-ordinator. If you’ve not worked with us before, please put together a detailed proposal for your event and attach it to the message you send to us. You can do that here:
Contact our Events Co-ordinator

Our Production Website

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You can request access to our private production website Scala Heart. The website contains detailed information on our technical specifications as well as in-depth info on our venue services and local services. For access please contact our Events Co-ordinator