Opéra des Nations, Genève
The Opéra des Nations – an all-wood temporary building – replaces the Geneva Grand Théâtre during its renovation from 2016 to 2018. The former Théâtre éphémère of the Comédie-Française has been transformed and adapted to opera, ballets and recitals: enlargement of the hall by 8 m, increasing the seat count to 1 118; addition of an orchestra pit; acoustic optimization with reflectors installed above the orchestra pit and on the sidewalls of the hall.
Nieuwbouw Opéra des Nations.
Locatie Geneva, Switzerland.
Bouwkosten 11 million CHF (approx. 10 million €).
Periode Design: 2014. Construction: 2015. Opening: February 2016.
Opdrachtgever Fondation du Grand Théâtre de Genève.
Architect(en) Brodbeck-Roulet Architectes Associés, Switzerland www.brodbeck-roulet.com
Capaciteit The former Théâtre éphémère of the Comédie-Française has been enlarged by 8 m, increasing the seat count to 1 118 seats, and an orchestra pit for 70 musicians has been added. Dressing rooms and technical facilities have been augmented. Total area: 2 800 m².
Gebruik The Opéra des Nations hosts the Geneva Grand Théâtre programme: operas, ballets and recitals.
Werkzaamheden Comprehensive acoustic consulting services including acoustic concept, design and construction supervision.
Adviseur(s) Eckhard Kahle, Juan Óscar García Gómez, Kahle Acoustics.
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