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Plymouth Theatre Royal Building

English Arts Building in Devon, southwest England, UK – design by Ian Ritchie Architects

Plymouth Theatre Royal

Date built: 2003
Design: Ian Ritchie Architects

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photos from Ian Ritchie Architects 2007

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photos from Ian Ritchie Architects 2007

Plymouth Theatre Royal design : Ian Ritchie Architects, London

Plymouth Theatre Royal address: Royal Parade, Plymouth PL1 2TR, UK

Contact Theatre Royal and Drum Theatre Plymouth – phone : 01752 668282

It consists of a 1,300-seat main auditorium, The Lyric, which regularly hosts large-scale musicals, opera and ballet; a 200-seat studio, The Drum; and a 50-seat studio, The Lab. On a separate site, Theatre Royal Plymouth also has a production and learning centre, TR2, featuring rehearsal studios and workshops for the production of set and costumes.

The theatre is a National Portfolio Organisation, receiving regular funding from Arts Council England.

A £7 million Regeneration Project was completed in September 2013 with a renovated front of house area and community performance space called The Lab.

May 5th 2012 saw the 30th anniversary of the opening of the Theatre Royal. To celebrate this milestone in the theatre’s history we put together a timeline of some of the highlights from these three decades which we hope you’ll enjoy remembering.

HRH Princess Margaret opened the Theatre Royal in 1982. Royal Charity Gala held with Leonard Rossiter, Dickie Henderson & Gene Pitney performing. Jazz legend Ella Fitzgerald also performed that year.

To see all listed projects on a single map please follow this link.

English Architecture

English Architecture Design – chronological list

Plymouth Theatre Royal building RIBA award : Stirling Prize Shortlist 2003

Plymouth Buildings

RSC Courtyard Theatre, England – also by Ian Ritchie Architects
RSC Courtyard Theatre
picture from architect

English Theatres

Cornwall Buildings – Selection

Eden Project
Grimshaw Architects
Eden Project
photo © SealandAerialPhotography
Eden Project

Pavilions Arena Plymouth
Plymouth Pavilions Arena
picture from architects

Pavilions Arena Plymouth

University of Plymouth – Roland Levinsky building
BDP + Henning Larsen
Roland Levinsky building
photo © HBG UK Ltd
University of Plymouth building : Architecture Competition win

Plymouth College of Art Masterplan
Feilden Clegg Bradley Studios
Plymouth College of Art Building
image from architects

Plymouth College of Art

Devon Architects

English Architects

English School Buildings

Plymouth Building : RIBA Awards 2006 – South West England

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