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National Centre for the Performing Arts

General Information

Name in local language: 国家大剧院 (Guójiā dà jùyuàn)
Beginning of works: December 2001
Completion: July 2007
Status: in use

Project Type

Structure: Dome
Function / usage: Opera house

Location

Location: ,
Coordinates: 39° 54' 12.14" N    116° 23' 0.96" E

Technical Information

Dimensions

main span ca. 140 - 210 m
building area 150 000 m²
hall 1 seats 2 416
hall 2 seats 2 017
hall 3 seats 1 014
roof width 143 m
height 46.28 m
length 212 m

Materials

roof steel
façade titanium

Chronology

2000

Intended beginning of construction. Pushed back due to protests by Chinese architects.

December 2001

Construction begins.

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  • About this
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  • Structure-ID
    20004242
  • Date created
    10/07/2002
  • Last Update
    03/10/2017