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Theatre foyer

A subtle change in material, level and light marks the foyer of the Student Centre’s performance theatre. As it will primarily be used in the late evening, a material palette which retains its warmth in the absence

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Above Audience entrance to performance theatre.

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Right The radio pod as canopy over the theatre foyer.

Opposite Direct entrance to theatre foyer from Bridge Street.

of sunlight was developed. The yellow aluminium underside of the radio pod levitates as a canopy overhead, contributing to an atmosphere of unfamiliarity to preface the audience’s suspension of disbelief.

This separate entrance was also designed for round-the-clock access to the backstage areas and media suite upstairs.

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A Day in the Life: UCD Student Centre by Fitzgerald Kavanagh and Partners  

A Day in the Life is a simple book about a complex building. The title comes from the body of research which prefaced the new Student Centre...

A Day in the Life: UCD Student Centre by Fitzgerald Kavanagh and Partners  

A Day in the Life is a simple book about a complex building. The title comes from the body of research which prefaced the new Student Centre...

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