CRE:8 (Milton Road Campus)
Based at our Milton Road campus, CRE:8 is part of the vibrant, exciting, creative centre of Edinburgh College.
CRE:8 has amazing facilities for musicians, sound engineers and TV producers and includes:
- Film studios with infinity coving
- Music recording studios
- 96 seat auditorium for music, stage and film showings (standing capacity 200+)
- Music rehearsal spaces
- AVID editing suites for TV production
Our sound recording studios are equipped with the most up to date technology including ground-breaking audio consoles from SSL and Toft. Make no mistake, CRE:8 offers something very special indeed - this is kit that is used by the world’s top producers.
Our auditorium gives performance space for gigs, films and events. We've hosted The King Blues and Jonny Black among others. Our rehearsal rooms and specialist music suites give you the chance to perfect your skills, ready for performance.
Our TV studios are first class. They come equipped with flexible lighting and infinity coving. After filming, you can edit your footage in the editing suites using Avid software.
The Music Box (Sighthill Campus)
The Music Box at our Sighthill Campus is a state-of-the-art, music and performing arts centre. Acoustically tuned and kitted out to industry-standard specifications, the centre offers excellent practice, recording and performance facilities to musicians and performers, which includes:
- Recording studio
- Rehearsal rooms
- Practice booths
- 120-seated auditorium
- Dance studio with sprung floor
- Digital audio suite
Inside the Music Box
Building on the reputation of our award winning Creative Industries centre, The Music Box offers a range of innovative courses for talented and emerging artists pursuing careers in the industry. Our facilities are also available for private and commercial hire.
Get in Touch
For more information on the programmes available and the facilities for hire, please contact us:
Tel: 0131 535 4840.
The Creative Exchange is a vibrant new hub for creative entrepreneurs that has been developed in partnership with the City of Edinburgh Council. The joint initiative is specifically targeted at the creative industries and combines a world class workspace with state-of-the-art facilities, including ultra-fast broadband and digital technology.
A range of business support services is available from start-up advice to mentoring as well as help to secure investment. Six Edinburgh College students are funded each year to take up entrepreneurial residency at the Creative Exchange to invest in the development of new and emerging talent.
What does the Creative Exchange do?
Workspace for up to 80 individuals, groups and businesses
A centre for creative and digital talent
Business incubation, development and support services
A hub for collaboration, innovation and co-operative working
A demonstrator space to promote the business
Potential of ultra-fast broadband and digital technology
A platform to showcase the city’s creative products, services and talent
On-site gallery with exciting programme of exhibitions
Visit creativeexchangeleith.com for more information.