US Auditorium Unveils Plans for Renovation

30 March 2011 (Last Updated March 30th, 2011 18:30)

The Veterans Memorial Auditorium in Providence in the US state of Rhode Island has unveiled plans for a $14.8m renovation and expansion project. The project will see the addition of a glass-enclosed building, housing a new loading dock, a walkway connecting the rear of the auditorium t

The Veterans Memorial Auditorium in Providence in the US state of Rhode Island has unveiled plans for a $14.8m renovation and expansion project.

The project will see the addition of a glass-enclosed building, housing a new loading dock, a walkway connecting the rear of the auditorium to the lobby and additional restrooms.

Renovation plans include improvements to the backstage dressing rooms and expansion of concessions facilities, along with upgrades to sound and lighting equipment.

The design has been provided by Northeast Collaborative Architects.

Work on the project will begin in June 2011 with completion scheduled for 2013.