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London Coliseum

Built in 1904, the Coliseum is the masterwork of Frank Matcham, the undisputed leader of the turn of the century theatre building boom. It is the largest proscenium theatre in England.

The Arts Team has undertaken a programme of careful restoration and redecoration, inside and outside this landmark building. The work covered a series of major improvements to the public facilties, including improved front of house and foyer arrangements.

AWARDS
• Civic Trust Award 2006
• Europa Nostra Award 2006, EU Prize for Cultural Heritage high commendation
• Building Magazine Health & Safety Award 2006
• The Westminster Society 2005, refurbishment
• LABC National Built in Quality Award 2005, Public/Community Projects, finalist

London Coliseum
St Martins Lane, London, UK
clientEnglish National Opera
£30m | February 2004

photo: Arts Team