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Mariinsky Theatre II

Linking history with opera, ballet and symphony music

Mariinsky Theatre II

St. Petersburg, Russia

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Architect: Diamond Schmitt Architects

Client: Ministry of Culture

Completion: 2013
Category: Cultural

Project Type: Stone Engineering

Attribution: Neb Erakovic; Design and Project Manager

A new landmark opera house with a 2,000-seat auditorium, lobby spaces, feature elements, and façade and roof structures supported on construction established to suit a previous design and constrained by strict heritage requirements of a densely populated historical district of St. Petersburg.