Acoustics design and mechanical systems noise control for this 2,100-seat concert hall/music theatre and 450-seat playhouse within a $300 million mixed-use complex including retail and office spaces. The Belk Theater serves as the primary venue for the Charlotte Symphony, the Carolina Opera, and the North Carolina Dance Theater. The smaller Booth Theater is the home of the Charlotte Repertory Theatre. The movable concert shell is remarkable for its incorporation of a major pipe organ.
Project Details
Audiovisual Systems Design
Mechanical Noise Control
Room Acoustics Design
Sound Isolation
Morris Architects, Associated Architect of Record, Houston, TX
Pelli Clarke Pelli, Design Architect, New Haven, CT
Theatre Projects Consultants, Theatre Consultant, South Norwalk, CT
190,000 gsf
2,100-seat multi-purpose theatre; 450-seat playhouse theatre; orchestral rehearsal room
2001 AIA New England Honor Award 2001 Boston Society of Architects Award 2002 USITT Honor Award 2003 AIA North Carolina Merit Award