The design brief
An existing totally inadequate theatre is totally reconstructed.
Make the theater more functional and better adapted to all the users: the public, professionals, administrative and technical staff.
Re-plan the hall while maintaining the number of seats.
Entirely reconstruct all the off-stage spaces:
• Create a larger, more inviting reception hall for the public,
• Create spacious facilities for the artists: rehearsal and dressing rooms.
Client: City of Cergy-Pontoise
Surface area: 2,900m2
Construction costs: 5 million €
Project Manager: Bruno Mougel
Foreman: Bruno Mougel
Stage Design: ONECS
Acoustics: Alain Mayerowitz
Engineering: Pons, Huillery, Arro
The stage and fly over were enlarged and raised to 19 meters in accordance with today’s stage design standards.
The entry and exhibition hall has become a spacious transparent and luminous space.
It gives access to the auditorium from above and below.
The rear of the theater is reserved for professionals and artists: it includes a reception area, a foyer, a large rehearsal space with wide windows unto the neighborhood.
Dressing rooms were created in in an intimate and quiet lower area. The theatre is once again a worthy.