Height to grid – 7.8 m

Stage parameters (without seating) – 21 m x 19 m

Stage parameters (with maximum seating of 10 rows with 28 seats each) – 16 m wide x 8 m deep

Seating is unfixed and can be arranged on the stage floor in any architectural form (amphitheatre, arena, bi-frontal, angular, etc.)

The stage floor consists of 72 plungers measuring 2 m x 2 m, each of which can be raised to a maximum height of 90 cm

Trap – 9 plungers (those to the left of the stage) can be lowered an entire story. Together they create a playing space of 6 m x 6 m which lowers to a total depth of 3 m. These plungers are powered by 15 individual lifts, each with a carrying capacity of 150 kg / 330 lbs.

Depth of the trap – 3.7 m

The freight elevator is 6 m in height x 1.3 m wide x 1.3 m deep

A balcony overhangs the entire perimeter of the stage at a height of 4 m from the stage floor, which can be used both as a playing space and as audience seating

The theatre is equipped with a Genie lift capable of handling 150 kg / 330 lbs

The theatre has all necessary apparatus installed for the showing of feature-length films, including a 6 m x 4 m screen and a Dolby Surround synchronous translation system for 200 people

Total seating capacity – 300

Plan of stage floor


Stage, viewed in section


Fourth floor foyer


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