Private Hire

Private Hire


With its unique 1930’s picture palace interior, the Rio is an amazing venue to host your event in the heart of buzzing Hackney. Whether it be film, music or as filming location the Rio team will be happy to help.

The Rio is also available for filming, and welcomes kids birthday parties.


The Cinema features:


  • 400 seat capacity
  • Large stage (27 by 11 feet)
  • State of the art digital projection facilities
  • 35 mm projection
  • Dolby sound
  • Fully licensed bar/cafe

  • Prices


    SCREEN 1 (400 seats)

    Weekday matinee £250 per hour +VAT

    Weedend matinee £300 per hour +VAT

    Private Late night £500 +VAT (private events only, otherwise matinee pricing applies)


    SCREEN 2 (28 seats)

    Matinees £175 per hour +VAT

    PrivateLate night £300+VAT (private events only, otherwise standard pricing applies)



    Private screenings: 11.30pm on Friday and Saturday nights - a film of your choice and up to 400 guests for an all inclusive £500 + vat.


    For more information, or to check availability, please fill out the form here.