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Independent Dance
Siobhan Davies Studios
85 St. George’s Road
London SE1 6ER

T: 020 7091 9650


Independent Dance is a resident organisation at Siobhan Davies Studios (SDS) in London.
SDS houses two large and airy spaces, the Roof Studio and the Research Studio, gender-inclusive toilets, showers, kitchen and indoor and outdoor meeting spaces.

Morning Class in the Roof Studio at Siobhan Davies Studios, photo Sienna Jacob

Siobhan Davies Studios is accessible to wheelchair users, with lifts to all floors. There are two accessible parking spaces available on site which can be booked in advance by calling or emailing reception. Blue Badge parking is also available nearby on West Square and Garden Row (for a full map visit the Southwark Council website). The main door is power assisted.

Amenities include: 

  • Changing facilities* 
  • Communal showers* 
  • Lockers
  • Toilets / wheelchair accessible toilets 
  • Kitchen: tea and coffee making, fridge, and microwave

The changing facilities and showers are not fully accessible. The closest publicly available and fully accessible changing facility is at The Castle Centre, a leisure centre 0.3 miles away from the studios. 

SDS and ID are working towards generating more resources to reduce barriers still further.

Please feel very welcome to contact us to discuss any specific access requirements.

Plan your journey

By Tube
Northern Line (Elephant & Castle)
Bakerloo Line (Lambeth North, Elephant & Castle)
Follow the signs for Imperial War Museum / South Bank University exit

By Bus
All to Elephant & Castle: 12, 53, 148, 344, 360, 453
C10 to Imperial War Museum

By Rail
Mainline: Waterloo Station
ThamesLink: Elephant & Castle

By Bike
Santander bike docking station in Geraldine Street and bike racks available at Siobhan Davies Studios

By Car
The building is within the congestion charge and ULEZ zone. As the Studios are in an Ultra Low Emission Zone, please note that if you do choose to drive here you may be liable to pay the daily fee.

SDS has two parking places that can be booked in advance. Priority will be given to disabled users.