Charcoalblue open sixth studio in Chicago's West Loop

Following the opening of the acclaimed new Yard theatre at Chicago Shakespeare Theater, Charcoalblue are thrilled to announce the opening of their sixth studio in the heart of the city's creative West Loop district.


The studio opens in response to a growing portfolio of projects currently underway in the city and surrounding regions. It will bring Charcoalblue's innovative auditorium design, engineering, acoustic and digital design experience to the region's venues, schools and workplaces. The new studio will be lead  by Studio Principal Clemeth Abercrombie who is currently on the design team for the redevelopment of Massey Hall in Toronto and the Southern Repertory Theatre in New Orleans and Steppenwolf in the city.


The decision to open a new studio in the city is bolstered by a portfolio of current projects in the region including the recently opened Yard at Chicago Shakespeare Theater, the Obama Presidential Library and Arkansas' TheatreSquared


For more on the opening read our press release here.


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