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An Innovative new campus for film, music and performing arts students

Leeds Beckett University


Project summary


A new £75m campus designed by Hawkins\Brown for Leeds Beckett University will bring together film, music, fashion and performing arts courses under one roof in the heart of the city. It will accommodate 1,850 students and staff with the vision of creating an innovative and creative hub.


In the lower floors of the building there will be a 186 seat theatre, a 64 seat studio theatre, a 216 seat cinema, recording studios, triple height TV and film studios.


Charcoalblue is providing a full and integrated Technical and Acoustic consultancy service, including design of stage engineering, stagelighting and audio visual infrastructure and systems in the performance spaces and cinema.