Newsletter - Links - Advertise - Contact Us - Privacy

Liverpool’s Royal flush

Bookmark and Share | Send to friend

March 13 2009

Liverpool’s Royal flush
Alfred Hall Monaghan Morris (AHMM) have won a design competition to refurbish Liverpool’s Royal Court Theatre

The AHMM team beat off stiff competition from Burrell Foley Fischer, Nord, Pentagram, Studio Andrew Todd and Studio Three Architects to secure the £10 million contract for renewal of the 71-year-old building.

AHMM propose to provide an enhanced entrance space replete with digital glazed screen and greater capacity.  A rooftop restaurant and bar will crown the art deco property with stylish illuminations.

Remodelled interiors will provide an enhanced environment for patrons of the Royal;s bar between performances.

Paul Monaghan, director at AHMM, explained: “The main idea was to take the best of the old building, which is a beautiful old theatre, and add contemporary elements to it so that the new complements the old.”

Post your comments


All comments are pre-moderated and
must obey our house rules.


Back to March 2009

Search News
Subscribe to Urban Realm Magazine
Features & Reports
For more information from the industry visit our Features & Reports section.