Theatreplan stage systems at the Mariinsky II Theatre

Theatreplan is proud to note that the Stage Wagon Drive System it developed and specified for Copenhagen Opera House has been installed at the Mariinsky II Theatre in St Petersburg by German stage engineering company, SBS Bühnentechnik. The new £450 million theatre, the brainchild of conductor and artistic director, Valery Gergiev, and designed by Canadian architect, Jack Diamond, opened to …

Gandon Editions publish Lyric Theatre book

The latest book from Irish publisher, Gandon Editions, focuses the Sterling Prize short-listed Lyric Theatre in Belfast. Designed by Dublin architects O’Donnell + Toumey, with Theatreplan, the Lyric opened in May 2011. Working closely with the architectural and design team Theatreplan developed the complex seating arrangments in the main auditorium, and provided designs for the special stage proscenium to help transform the auditorium from an intimate …

Old Fire Station wins Civic Trust Award

Theatreplan project, the Arts at the Old Fire Station in Oxford was the winner of a 2013 Civic Trust award for Community Recognition, announced at a ceremony held at City Hall in Cardiff on Sunday 10 March. Designed by Feilden Clegg Bradley Studios, with theatre planning and technical consultancy services provided by Theatreplan, the Arts at the Old Fire Station …

Bedford School Project

We are delighted to hear that the project to renovate and convert the Grade II listed St Luke’s Church into a new 300-seat performing arts centre for Bedford School has been approved by Bedford Borough Council. Theatreplan will be working with lead architect Foster Wilson Architects and acoustician Paul Gillieron Acoustic Design. The new galleried theatre will be a flat-floored flexible …