New Theatre Planned for Morocco

9 November 2010 (Last Updated November 9th, 2010 18:30)

A new theatre is planned for the Moroccan capital of Rabat at a cost of 1.35bn dirham ($167m). The agreements on the funding, architectural design and the building were signed last week. The 47,000m² theatre will feature a 2,050-seat theatre hall, a small 520-seat theat

A new theatre is planned for the Moroccan capital of Rabat at a cost of 1.35bn dirham ($167m).

The agreements on the funding, architectural design and the building were signed last week.

The 47,000m² theatre will feature a 2,050-seat theatre hall, a small 520-seat theatre hall, a studio and a 7,000-seat auditorium.

The scheme is set to be complete within 56 months.