Royal Ballet School

COVENT GARDEN

  • Client: Salmon Harvester and National Farmers Union
  • Project Value: £5.7m
  • Brief: Three dance studios, educational facilities and retail unit
  • Sustainability Initiatives: Roof lights and light wells to enable natural daylighting; improved use of a brown field site.

This is the home for the Royal Ballet School in Covent Garden, next to the Royal Opera House. The building consists of 3000m2 of studios, support space and educational facilities above 1200m2 of commercial retail space. It has been designed to respond to a complex urban setting and its prime retail location in the heart of the Covent Garden Conservation Area. This new build development also incorporates three listed buildings.