Theatre architecture recognised in RIBA Regional Awards 2023

9 March 2023

The Royal Institute of British Architects has announced the shortlists for its regional awards, which include several theatres and performance spaces.

Judged and presented locally, RIBA Regional Awards celebrate great architecture across the UK. This year’s shortlisted projects are listed below:

RIBA London

Brixton House (ABTT Affiliate) by Foster Wilson Size (ABTT Bronze ISG Member)

Polka Theatre (ABTT Affiliate)  by Foster Wilson Size (ABTT Bronze ISG Member)

The Kit Kat Club at the Playhouse Theatre (ATG ABTT Platinum ISG Member) by Carmody Groarke

Theatre Royal Drury Lane (LW Theatres ABTT Gold ISG Member) by Haworth Tompkins (ABTT Bronze ISG Member)

RIBA North West

Contact Theatre (ABTT Affiliate) by Sheppard Robson

Northern Ireland RSUA Design Awards

Grand Opera House Belfast by Consarc Design Group

RIBA South

Horris Hill School Theatre by Jonathan Tuckey Design

Regional winners will be announced in May, followed by national winners in June. Good luck to all of the nominated projects.

Read more about the awards and nominees on the RIBA website.