Playground Productions Studio: Recording & Rehearsal Studio, Event Venue

Playground Productions Studio is a recording & rehearsal studio located on the east side of Indianapolis. The studio is housed within the Coal Factory in Historic Irvington and owned/operated by Adam Riviere.

We offer year round rehearsal space rentals, as well as 24/7/365 access for regular clients and members, which allows you to be creative on your time.

Our rental spaces includes rehearsal rentals, class/workshop/creative space rentals, venue and event rentals, wedding venue rentals, live stream venue rentals, and art gallery rentals.

Other services we offer include djembe repairdrum circlesCD & DVD duplicationaudio/data transfersmusic lessonsschool music & culture presentations, and pro audio training.

Our Rehearsal & Recording Facility

We feature an ample 3000+ square foot facility used for recording, rehearsal, events, and more, featuring several spaces with a variety of uses for the arts:

Our Blue Room is an 1000+ square foot open space with 12 foot ceilings built for live performance, recording, rehearsals, classes/workshops/creative space, and large events. Learn More.

Our Orange Room is a 400 square foot soundproof room used for rehearsal and recording, as well as event space. Learn More.

Our venue is also available for rent for public & private events, rehearsals and various purposes. We have 4 venue rental options to choose from. We also feature a load-in garage.

Our 12 Bar Blues Rooms is a 400 square foot room used for exhibits and during events, featuring a wine and beer cash bar and Art Gallery with 300 square feet of wall space

Book a Rehearsal

Book a rehearsal for your band or group in our Orange Room or Blue Room. Our entire rehearsal facility is also available for rent for clients that need more space or require a private rental.​

Rent Our Venue

Are you looking for a high quality, reasonably priced venue for your small or large event, such as a party, live concert, ? We have four venue rental options suitable for all budgets!​

OUR COVID-19 RESPONSE (April 2021)

Although the state has lifted many Covid restrictions restrictions and the mask mandate, we STILL REQUIRE ALL WHO ENTER TO WEAR A MASK.


You must wear a mask (covering both nose & mouth) inside the studio per county mask mandate:

  • Rehearsals: mask must be worn at all times by all renters/members when outside of the rehearsal room.
  • Recordings: mask must be worn at all times when client(s) is not in a recording booth/room.
  • Studio Tours, Venue Rental, Live Streams, Private Lessons: mask must be worn at all times.

Events & Venue Rentals:

  • We are accepting venue rental bookings for private gatherings of 10-15 and under or live stream concerts (under 10 people). We will continue to adhere to county/city guidelines in terms of capacity and safety measures.

Rehearsal Rentals, Recordings, & Private lessons:

  • Rehearsals: Rehearsals are back to being offered 24/7 (for repeat clients only).
  • Recordings: Tuesday-Sunday, 11:00am-7:00pm (by appointment only). Call to book on Saturday or Sunday. 
  • Private lessons can be conducted in person at studio or via Skype.

Studio Tours:

  • Studio tours are being booked as normal. Monday: 11am-2:30pm, Tuesday: 11am-4:30pm, & Wednesday: 11am-4:30pm

Cleaning & Safety Measures

  • Mandatory masks covering both nose and mouth are required for staff and all who enter studio.
  • Only the parties recording, rehearsing or renting venue shall be present. No friends, family or children. 
  • Private lessons are to be one-on-one if in person (if student is under 18, 1 parent or 1 guardian may be present)
  • Individuals showing symptoms will not be permitted in the studio.
  • Spaces will be sanitized before and after clients visit the studio.
  • Hand soap is provided in our restroom (unfortunately, we have no hand sanitizer). We kindly ask clients to wash their hands before and after their visit.
  • Staff will wear masks when interacting with clients.
  • We kindly ask everyone practice social distancing.

Thank you for your continued support and patience. We wish everyone good health and well-being.


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