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The Stage

Chicago's Premier Space for Music Videos, Photo Shoots, and Commercial Productions

Introducing the Stage - a versatile 3700 square foot multi-use space located on site at Treehouse. With clean and clear 16' ceiling spans, the possibilities for your next project are endless.  The stage is the perfect blank slate for your next photo shoot, music video, commercial shoot, and more.  Treehouse management consist of a group of freelance directors and creatives.  We designed this space to fill the void that we found ourselves constantly looking to fill in the Chicago creative scene.  The Stage is the perfect combination of a professional space with excellent amenities at a reasonable rate.  A la carte rentals are available on site.

Notable Features


Open Floor Plan & Private Gated Parking


On Site A La Carte Rentals


Clean Power with 240v Gutter Boxes


Grid Designed Ceiling 


Digital Multi-Track Recording Available


We are delighted to welcome you to our gallery, where we proudly present a wide range of projects that have been shot in our stage. Our stage is renowned for its versatility, providing a blank canvas for you to and bring your vision to life. From band music videos to magazine cover shots and large product commercials, our gallery showcases the diverse range of projects that have been produced in our space. We look forward to seeing the amazing creations you will bring to life in our stage.

The Details


  • 200 amps 120v

  • Multiple 120v quad boxes on N & S walls

  • 6 120v quad boxes in ceiling

  • 200 amps 240V 

  • 240v 5 wire cam-lock gutter-box for easy connections


  • High bay LED's , each row individually controlled



  • 3 variable speed ceiling fans 

  • 1 hanging furnace with central thermostat


  • Grid style I-beam ceiling



  • 2 half baths

  • 1 janitorial closet with slop sink

  • Multiple drains in stage

  • Complimentary Wi-Fi

  • Smart-phone locking system

  • Digital multi-track recording available

Accessory Rental Space

  • Studio A 

    • Studio A offers live recording complete with control room and isolation booths.  It is also a great space to use as a green room or client services.

  • Studio C

    • Studio C is located directly adjacent to the stage restrooms.  This is a large open and clear lobby with comfortable seating.  In the past clients have used this space as craft services.

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Grip Packages

Photoshoot Setup


Coming Soon!

Theater Lights


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Performance Lighting


Coming Soon!


Thank you for considering our facility.  We offer competitive rates and are always willing to work with our clients to meet their needs. Please do not hesitate to contact us with questions or to discuss your project further.

Hourly Rate

Our hourly rate includes the use of empty stage with power, Wi-Fi, room lighting, ventilation, and access to our gated parking lot. This is our most basic rate and does not include any personnel or auxiliary equipment.  Contact us to learn more about our rates services.

Staff on Site
$25 /

$25 per on site staff member.  Without this fee we will only provide a staff member to open up and lock up for your stage rental.

Scissor Lift
$200 / day

Our company offers a convenient solution for your lifting needs with our in-house battery-powered scissor lift available for daily rentals at $200 per day. Get the job done efficiently and safely with our reliable equipment. Contact us today to reserve your rental.


We offer multiple grip rental packages to meet your needs. You can learn more about three of our most basic rental packages by clicking the link below. In addition to these packages, we also have a large a la carte list of rental equipment. If you don't find a package that fits your needs, please don't hesitate to inquire.  Check out our 3 basic grip packages BRONZE, SILVER, GOLD

Multi-Track Recording
$35 / hr

Our studio is pleased to offer professional digital multi-track recording services at a competitive rate of $35 per hour. Our package includes access to top-of-the-line and an experienced engineer who will work with you to bring your musical vision to life. We invite you to book a session with us today and experience the highest quality recording services available.


Conveniently located on Cicero Ave between I290 and I90/94. We offer an 8 car parking lot adjacent to the stage for and convenient parking. Our stage is part of Treehouse Records, Chicago's premier recording and rehearsing facility. We are proud to be located Belmont-Cragin.

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