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Info What we offer

Motion is a member of the Soundtrack Group and is centrally located in Boston, where the Back Bay and South End neighborhoods meet. We have 3,800 sq ft of available space with a 20 x 20 ft cyc stage and 13 ft ceilings. In addition to the cyc walls, we're well equipped with a lighting grid, kitchenette, restrooms, high speed wireless internet, ample power supply (200 AMP 3 Phase breaker panel including 16 - 20 AMP circuits on the grid, 150 AMP 3 Phase breaker panel, 100 AMP 3 phase breaker panel) and ramp access for loading in and out.

Motion Cyc Studios resides in the Salvi Creative Center, a building also housing Finish, a full service post production facility, and Soundtrack, with seven recording studios including an ADR stage. Parking, hotels and many great restaurants are all at your fingertips. Let our talented staff take care of all your creative needs.

    Power and Lighting

  • 200 amp 3 phase 600 amp total
  • 150 amp 3 phase 450 amp total
  • 16 20 amp circuits on lighting grid, each duplex edison outlets
  • Altman Econo Cyc Model ECI with 1000W PCM Lamps


  • Kitchenette with refrigerator , sink and counter space
  • Makeup mirrors with lighting
  • Whiteboard wall covering 2 walls
  • Plenty of storage space

    Stage Specifications

  • Height - 13ft
  • Floor Square footage - 20ft x 20ft
  • Requirements

  • Certificate of Insurance and W-9 TAX ID
  • Stage Manager


  • $1500 a day based on a 10 hour day including power, bulb charges and cleaning fees
  • Normal hours are 8am to 7pm Monday - Friday, open early or stay late for $100 an hour
  • 4 hour minimum at $800 including power, bulb charges and cleaning fees
  • Weekend key fee $300 per day

    Cyc Wall paint

  • Luma White - $100/Gallon
  • Chroma Green or Blue $120/gallon
  • Please allow 3 days notice and 5 gallons for cyc paint
  • Paint color change labor $500 + paint


  • Camera rental
  • Additional light rental
  • Avid or FCP system rental
  • Aspera server rental
  • Parking and Load In

  • Floor Plan

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  • Light Grid

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    CYC Wall

  • Client Area

  • Kitchenette and Makeup area

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    Office 1

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    Office 2


Contact Info

Bret Upham
162 Columbus Ave
Boston MA 02116
Email Bret