Shrewsbury Theatre

Construction of a new entertainment venue. The venue includes a 650 seat auditoria, a 250 seat studio theatre, a dance studio and a rehearsal area comprising of a 6,500m2 floor area over 4 floors.

The scheme is architecturally striking with the façade consisting of a mixture of cladding, rain screen and curtain walling. Construction also includes piled foundations, steel frame, drainage and external works and hard and soft landscaping.

Major risks for archaeology, listed buildings and the proximity of the river were catered for.

Shrewsbury Theatre, Case Study