Renting production space for a full 12-hour day from our dutiful studio comes with 2 production assistants impacted by foster care and looking to have successful careers in the entertainment industry. This studio creates work opportunities for our Young Professionals and connects them with amazing filmmakers and creators like YOU.

Number of youth assigned to production by length of booking

Bookings of 5 hours and 59 minutes or less – No youth assigned

Bookings of 6 hours to 7 hours and 59 minutes – 1 youth assigned

Bookings of 8 hours or longer – 2 youth assigned

Bookings over 8 hours, youth schedules should be staggered to cover the total booking time with no more than 8 hours worked per youth

This studio allows you to pay it forward and be the face of change our youth need. Book now.

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5330 Sq Ft

2 PAs

How To Book

Based on your specific request, we will email you our availability and rental agreement.
  • Tour

All tours must be scheduled in advance. Please do not just show up.

  • Discounts

10% discount for multiple days or night shoots

10% discount for 501(c)(3) nonprofit organizations

  • Film Permit

Van Nuys is zoned for productions.

  • Shoot Date

Please arrive on time.

  • Payment Policies

A non-refundable 50% deposit is required to reserve the date for booking an 12-hour day. Payment in full is required for the two-hour minimum bookings, like, casting, table reads, voice-over, etc…

    • Complete The Rental Agreement
    After the signed rental agreement and deposit has been received by us, you will then receive a final booking confirmation.
      • Final Payment

      We’ll charge the credit card the remaining balance 3 days before your shoot.

      • Additional Charges

      There will be an additional $500 charge for every hour a production is not wrapped on time.

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      Book Studio

      Multiple Day Shoot?

      Student or Non-profit?

      Have Any Questions?

      Please complete the “Book Studio” section above for questions about the KITS Production Studio. If you have questions about Kids In The Spotlight, please visit the contact page.

      After you “Book Now!”, check out our equipment to make renting a one stop shop.  Equipment Rental

      Production Studio Features

      • 5 parking spaces and plenty of street parking
      • Wheelchair access/handicap parking space and bathroom rail
      • WiFi
      • Kitchenette
      • Bathrooms
      • Elevator
      • Jail cell
      • Integration room
      • Courtroom
      • Comedy Club
      • Hospital Room
      • Waiting Room
      • Standing sets
      • 3300 sqft standing sets
      • Hair and makeup room
      • Newsroom
      • 2 powder rooms
      • Picnic area
      • Green screen
      • Chapel
      • Classroom
      • Bedroom
      • Bathroom
      • Kitchen
      • Dining room
      • Conference room
      • Foyer

      Production Studio Policies

      What is your refund policy?

      50% deposits are non-refundable.

      What is your deposit policy?

      A 50% deposit is required for all bookings.


      Bookings are final once the agreement is received. 

      What is your cancellation policy?

      If a production cancels 5 days in advance, the production will receive a 90 day credit. The production must reschedule within those 90 days in order to receive the full credit. If the production does not reschedule in the time allowed they automatically forfeit their payment.

      Rescheduling policy?

      Once a shooting date has been set, one date change can occur without penalty. Any date change after that is at a cost of $100 per change. Call time changes on agreed upon shooting days can be made without penalty.

      Final payment policy?

      Final payment is required 3 days before your shoot.

      Hourly booking policy?

      Hourly rate payment in full required upfront. 

      Late policy?

      All productions begin and end on time regardless if you are late.

      Cleaning policy?

      There will be an additional $100/hr cleaning fee applies to crews that do not cleanup after shooting 

      Payment policy?

      All payments must be done online. No cash onsite will be accepted.

      Credit policy?

      If a production cancels 5 days in advance, the production will receive a 90 day credit. The production must reschedule within those 90 days in order to receive the full credit. If the production does not reschedule in the time allowed they automatically forfeit their payment. 

      Student discount policy?

      Student Discount applies to crews who present a valid student ID and a letter from the school verifying project is for a class.

      Production Studio Rules

      • No smoking or vaping permitted inside studio, only in designated smoking area on side of building. This does not include marijuana. Marijuana is not allowed in or on the premises.
      • Not responsible for lost items
      • A representative of the production must be present at all times
      • All production shoots must be wrapped up at the schedule time
      • No loitering once your rental time is up
      • Cleaning Checklist: Empty trash, empty fridge, clean coffee machine (if used), wipe counters & any spills, sweep floors ifneeded
      • No chewing gum
      • No confetti. There’s a $1000 cleanup fee for confetti.
      • No glitter. There’s a $1000 cleanup fee for glitter.
      • No pets unless it’s a service animal or part of the shoot
      • Do not arrive more than 15 minutes before your scheduled time
      • No flames or pyrotechnics, no fake blood, liquids or dirt effects without approval.
      • 4-foot perimeter fire lanes around sets must be kept clear at all times.
      • Please remove tape markers from floor. Please return all studio grip gear back on cart.  Put back all studio practical lightbulbs
      • No guns or weapons of any kind
      • No painting, or spraying of any aerosols indoors.
      • No alcohol permitted on the studio grounds
      • No drugs, no cannabis, no lingering odor of cannabis inside or outside of the studio. There’s a $1000 cleanup fee for lingering cannabis odor.
      • Please take your trash to the dumpster
      • Must use Command Strips or existing screw holes for hanging anything on walls. No new holes allowed under any circumstances!!
      • No filming of Adult Content allowed on studio grounds

      Production Studio Safety

      Covid-19 Safety Policy

      The safety of our creative partners, employees, suppliers, and visitors remains Production Studio with Purpose priority.

      As the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) outbreak continues to evolve and spread globally, Production Studio with Purpose is monitoring the situation closely and will periodically update company guidance based on current recommendations from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the World Health Organization.

      Only business-critical visitors are permitted at Production Studio with Purpose at this time.


      To prevent the spread of COVID-19 and reduce the potential risk of exposure to our workforce and visitors, we are conducting a simple screening questionnaire. Your participation is important to help us take precautionary measures to protect you and everyone in this building. Thank you for your time.


      In the past 24 hours, have you experienced fatigue?


      Have you experienced any cold or flu-like symptoms in the last 14 days (to include fever, cough, sore throat, respiratory illness, difficulty breathing)?


      In the past 24 hours, have you experienced a fever?*

      Known Exposure

      Have you had close contact with or cared for someone diagnosed with COVID-19 within the last14 days?

      Temperature Check

      Forehead temperature check upon entrance