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- Lucille Pacey

" We had a great experience filming our third season of Continuum at CBC Vancouver."

- Pat Williams

"...CBC Vancouver's event team was excellent to work with...."

- Heather Sharpe

" ...CBC Vancouver went above and beyond our expectations to help make the 19th Annual Art For Life Fine Art Auction run as successfully as possible."

- Sheena Sargeant

"CBC was a perfect party venue for us to hold our son's Barmitvah."

- Marla Guralnick and Josh Pekarsky

"I think your venue is amazing and your staff and services are awesome."

- Mark Wyatt

"The CBC crew performed better than any other crew I've ever worked with."

- Paul Winskell

"A big THANK YOU to you and your crew for helping us put together a successful event last night."

- Judy Hsu

Thanks very much for the great work on the debate. It was a success on all fronts

- Rick Devereux

"CBC made things as easy as they could have been for our Red Bull Mini Drome event."

- Cody Lynge

"You made it very easy to film at your facility! It was great!"

- Jason Collier

CBC Vancouver makes our events a success! They provide us with exactly the kind of atmosphere and flexibility we seek...

- Deborah Jorgenson,
The Finer Details Event Planning Inc.

The event went really well and everyone loved the venue, it was a great success.

- Gord Baizley

"CBC provides us with a unique, flexible space that people love. The technical team is world class..."

- Iain Ross

"You and your technical team were a real pleasure to work with. The event was a huge success."

- Fawn Mulcahy

CBC Vancouver has everything you need under one roof. I've never encountered a more enthusiastic and friendly group, they were genuinely thrilled to be a part of our project...

- Brian S. Rhodes,

"Thank you so much for all your hlep in creating a gorgeous space and helping bring our vision to life!"

- Dana Troster

A special thank you to the CBC team for helping us organize our annual SHINE Gala!

- Kandi Kozler

Studio 40

Over the years, CBC Studio 40 has hosted several major CBC TV Series and Specials including: Wolfman Jack, Front Page Challenge, The Paul Anka Show and Ritch Little's Christmas Carol. Most recently, CBC Studio 40 has been the home of Michael Buble's Home For The Holidays TV special, Arts Umbrella's 30th Annual Auction & Gala Splash and the time travel police sci-fi TV show Continuum.

CBC Studio 40 offers a lighting grid system that lowers to the floor for loading, banks of additional cam lock power and a rigging and fly gallery 50' above the studio floor. A laser leveled floor, pullout theatre seating system, studio blacks and green screen are but a few of the features of this unique stage.

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92 ft. x 62 ft., approx. 5,700 sq. ft.
50 ft.
Loading Door Clearance:
13 ft. 6 in.
Full studio surround limbo drapes
Power / Grid / Battens / Lighting Infrastructure:
3 x 200A, 3 Phase, 120/208 Volt and 2 x 100A, 3 Phase, 120/208 Volt camlock E series power panels

  • Strand 520i console with over 450 dim-able drops
  • Clear span studio with DMX controlled 2.4K and 6K dimmers
  • Remote controlled motorized batten system with 95 battens: (4 X 6 ft. cyc corner battens)(16 X 15 ft. cyc battens) (75 X 6 ft. studio battens)
Staging / Fly System:
  • Audience bleacher seating for 264
  • Engineered rigging points
  • Green Screen - 28' x 208' on 360 degree track **does not cover complete studio **