david chipperfield architects: perm opera and ballet theatre, russia
 
david chipperfield architects: perm opera and ballet theatre, russia
mar 16, 2010

david chipperfield architects: perm opera and ballet theatre, russia

the perm opera and ballet theatre, russia image courtesy david chipperfield architects

UK david chipperfield architects has won the competition for the new auditorium and the reconstruction of the perm opera and ballet theatre in perm, russia. known as the tchaikovsky theatre, it is the third most important opera house in russia and is situated in the komsomolsky park.   the project will create a new 1,100 seat theatre, rehearsal spaces, and a foyer with restaurant and shop. the refurbishment of the old theatre (1878), which was extended in 1959, is also included.   the project is commissioned by the perm region and completion is scheduled for 2014.

david chipperfield architects: perm opera and ballet theatre, russia

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