Utah Performing Arts Center
Regent Street Black Box Theater 2016
Client:City of Salt Lake
Project Category:Studio Theatres
Architect:Pelli Clarke Pelli Architects
Arch. of Record:HKS Architects
Completion Year:2016
Location:Salt Lake City, Utah
Acoustician:Jaffe Holden
Building Size:2,400 s.f.
Capacity:250 seats
The Regent Street Black Box Theater features 16-foot-tall glass windows overlooking the new Regent Street Plaza. The Black Box ticketing windows and lobby are accessed from Regent Street, creating a distinct experience from the main performance hall. Acoustically isolated, the Black Box space accommodates a variety of dance, music, and theatrical productions -- as well as private, corporate, and community events. Movable seating platforms allow the room to be configured for several types of occasions, accommodating between 150-250 people depending on the arrangement.