Performing Arts Center, Villanova University | Villanova, PA
As part of the larger effort to increase campus presence along Lancaster Avenue and to provide the Theatre Department with expanded and modern facilities, the Center will feature a proscenium theater with a full fly loft and a courtyard theater with flexible layouts and seating. A large lobby and atrium will feature a cafe and catering kitchen for students, audiences, and receptions. Back of house support include dressing rooms, production shops and rehearsal spaces. One of the larger rehearsal spaces will also serve as a performance lab for small audiences.
Anticipated LEED Silver
Size: 78,000 sf
Budget: $37 million
200-seat Courtyard Theater
In association with Robert A.M. Stern Architects