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The staging has been designed to maximise intimacy between actors and audience. The lobby acts as a multi purpose space (below)

“I’m excited about projects where the organisation is on the verge of change, and the Writers Theatre was one of those, They were operating out of the back of this tiny little book store. The performances were getting more and more well known regionally and nationally. They needed the architecture, the building, to help them get to the next level. The theatre needed to operate on this other level; being a place for the community to unfold. It’s a civic space. Usually theatres are just these black boxes that are closed off and not visible to the outside world. Our design expands the time people spend talking to one another” JEANNE GANG