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Address: 5 Emil Bersinski Str., 1408 Sofia, Bulgaria

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CCA Toplocentrala is an interdisciplinary dialogue center, a laboratory that creates and presents performative as well as visual and musicall arts. It builds a context for exchange between the local and the international scene through workshops, residencies and co-productions.

The Centre has the following multifunctional spaces:

Hall 1

Big hall

The Big hall has an area of 360 m2, dimensions of 20.70m / 16.40m and a height of 5.55m

The multi-purpose hall is suitable for dance performances, theatrical performances, parties, concerts, screenings, corporate events, exhibitions, conferences and provides opportunities for different stage and audience organization. The hall is equipped with a telescopic grandstand for 241 seated spectators, there are also accessible seats for disabled spectators. 

Hourly fee*: 160 lv (VAT included)

*The fee listed here is the minimum fee for hourly usage of the given space excluding technical equipment and technical operators; the final sum is calculated individually for each event after preparing a detailed offer

Hall 2

Black box

The Black box (or chamber hall) has an area of 154 m2, dimensions of 13,60m/11,55m and height 5,00m.

It is designed mainly for theatre and dance performances for the independent art scene. It has mobile retractable grandstands with 69 seats and accessible seating for disabled spectators.

Hourly fee*: 62 lv (VAT included)

*The fee listed here is the minimum fee for hourly usage of the given space excluding technical equipment and technical operators; the final sum is calculated individually for each event after preparing a detailed offer

Hall 3

White cube

The White Cube is 105 m2 in size and measures 9.10/11.30m and 5.00m high. 

The room is mainly suitable for visual arts, exhibitions, video and digital art.  No fixed seating is provided but chairs can be arranged if required. 

Working hours: Tuesday - Sunday from 12:00 to 20:00

 

Hall 4

Studio

The studio is 62 m2 in size and measures 5.30 / 11.75m and 3.40m high.

The room has a multi-purpose profile and is intended for discussions, debates, rehearsals, readings, games, yoga and meditation practices, small creative workshops, etc. 

Hourly fee*: 30 lv (VAT included)

*The fee listed here is the minimum fee for hourly usage of the given space excluding technical equipment and technical operators; the final sum is calculated individually for each event after preparing a detailed offer

Hall 5

Bar stage

The bar-stage has an area of 120 m2 with a capacity for 40 seated guests or 100 standing. 

The space is suitable for concerts, jam sessions, stand-up comedy, improvisational theatre, literary readings, book launches, video and music album premieres, etc.

Bar working hours: Monday - Sunday from 17:00 to 24:00

Hourly fee*: 46 lv (VAT included)

Please send all inquiries regarding additional information or event organization to info@toplocentrala.bg. Requests for events should be filed at least a month prior to the preferred date for the event. Organizing events outside the regular working hours of the bar is possible but depends on the availably of the space and the team.

*The fee listed here is the minimum fee for hourly usage of the given space excluding technical equipment and technical operators; the final sum is calculated individually for each event after preparing a detailed offer

Bar terrace

The Terrace Bar has an area of 420 m2 and the capacity to accommodate up to 600 people

It is suitable for summer cinema screenings, music events, dance conventions (salsa, tango, african dances, etc.), weddings, contemporary circus, outdoor educational activities for children, etc.

Hourly fee*: 112 lv (VAT included)

*The fee listed here is the minimum fee for hourly usage of the given space excluding technical equipment and technical operators; the final sum is calculated individually for each event after preparing a detailed offer

Open amphitheatre

The outdoor theatre has an area of 140 m2 with a seating capacity for 80 people

It is suitable for concerts, openings, cocktails, contemporary circus, small guest theatre and dance performances, storytelling events, etc. 

Hourly fee*: 33 lv (VAT included)

*The fee listed here is the minimum fee for hourly usage of the given space excluding technical equipment and technical operators; the final sum is calculated individually for each event after preparing a detailed offer

 

 

Salon floor 1

Located in the lobby between the main entrance and reception. The space connects Hall 1 (Big Hall), Hall 2 (Black Box) and Hall 3 (White Cube).

Salon floor 2

The lobby on the second floor connecting Hall 4 (Studio) and Hall 5 (Bar stage).

Small Format Space

A small space attached to Hall 3 /White cube/ suitable for stand-alone exhibitions and visual arts expositions