Theatre Architecture – Arts Buildings

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Theatre Architecture : Arts Buildings Information

Contemporary Arts Developments across the World

Architecture of Theatres

We’ve selected what we feel are the key examples of Theatre Architecture.

We cover completed buildings, new building designs, architectural exhibitions and design competitions across the world. The focus is on contemporary Arts buildings but information on key traditional theater buildings and playhouses is also welcome.

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Featured Theater Buildings + Architecture Projects, alphabetical:

Mariinsky, St. Petersburg, Russia
Diamond and Schmitt Architects
Mariinsky Theatre St. Petersburg
image from architect

Mariinsky Theatre Building
Molde Jazzhouse, Norway
3XN
Norwegian theatre Building
image from 3XN

Molde Theatre : Design Competition winner
Municipal Theatre of Guarda, Portugal
AVA – Atelier Veloso Arquitectos
Municipal Theatre of Guarda
image : FG+SG – Fotografia de Arquitectura

Municipal Theatre of Guarda
Music Theatre, Graz, Austria
UN Studio Architects
Music Theatre Graz
picture : Graz Theater, 2008, UNStudio

Music Theatre Graz
National Grand Theater of China, China
Paul Andreu Architects
Beijing Theatre
photo from architects

National Grand Theater of China, Beijing
Rigiblick Theatre, Zurich, Switzerland
Burkhalter Sumi Architekten
Rigiblick Theatre
photograph : Heinrich Helfenstein

Rigiblick Theatre Building
Royal Court, Liverpool, England
Allford Hall Monaghan Morris
Royal Court Liverpool
image from architects

Royal Court Theatre Building
Royal National, London, UK
Denys Lasdun Architects
Royal National Theatre
photo © Adrian Welch

Royal National Theatre, South Bank
Sadlers Wells, London, UK
RHWL with Nicholas Hare Architects
London Theatre building
picture : Nicolas Kane

Sadlers Wells Theatre Building
Siracusa Scenography, Greece
Massimiliano and Doriana Fuksas
Siracusa Theatre Scenography
picture : Moreno Maggi

Siracusa Theatre Scenography design
Taastrup Theater, Copenhagen, Denmark
COBE
Taastrup Theatre Copenhagen
photograph : Stamers Kontor

Taastrup Theater Building
Théâtre de Quat’sous, Montréal, Canada
Les architectes FABG
Montreal Theatre Building
photo from architect

Théâtre de Quat’sous Building
Theatre Mariinsky II, Russia
Dominique Perrault
Theatre Mariinsky
image from architects

Saint Petersbourg building design
Tramway Theatre, Glasgow, Scotland
Zoo Architects
Tramway Theatre Building
image © Adrian Welch – no larger image

Tramway Theatre Building
Tuschinski Theatre, Amsterdam, Holland
de Jong, architect
Tuschinski Theatre Building
photo © Adrian Welch

Tuschinski Theatre & Cinema Building
Unicorn Theatre, London, England
Keith Williams Architects
Unicorn Theatre London
photo : Hélène Binet

Unicorn Theatre Building
Vicar Theatre, Almeria, Spain
Carbajal+Solinas Verd Arquitectos, Sevilla
Vicar Theatre Almeria
photo from KME Awards

Vicar Theatre Building
Young Vic Theatre, London, England
Haworth Tompkins
Young Vic Theatre
picture © Adrian Welch

Young Vic Theatre Redevelopment

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Theatre Architecture

Key Theater Buildings / Projects – no images, alphabetical:

New Globe Theater, New York, USA
2003
Foster + Partners

New York State Theater building, New York, USA

Philip Johnson, Architect

Nieuwe Luxor Theater, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
2001
Bolles + Wilson

Tabourettli Theater, Basel, Switzerland
1987
Santiago Calatrava Architects

Torrevieja Theatre, Spain
2005
Foreign Office Architects

More Arts Building projects online soon

Arts / Film-related Buildings

Hollywood Palladium

London Cinemas – key buildings

BFI IMAX Building

His Majestys Theatre, Aberdeen, Scotland, UK
Frank Matcham
His Majestys Theatre Building
photo © Muriel Welch

Buildings / photos for the Theater Buildings page welcome

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