Epstein Joslin Architects

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Loeb Drama Center Expansion and Renovation for the American Repertory Theater

Harvard University, Cambridge, MA

A speculative concept prepared for the ART Board consideration of a capital campaign. Goals included: - Expansion of the Loeb Center to allow for consolidation and enrichment of the organization; - Protection of “Contributing Features” of the historic structure; - Upgrade of Safety, Technology, Comfort and Aesthetics of the 55-year-old structure; - Provision of full accessibility throughout all levels and for all users of the facility; - Improvement of audience flow and usability of public spaces; - Increase in transparency of the energy and activity of the ART and Theater Community; - Increase in revenue opportunities from event rentals and food service; and - Maintaining of scale, activity and character of the Harvard/Brattle Street neighborhood.

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Epstein Joslin Architects

80 Trowbridge Street Cambridge, MA 02138 telephone: 617-868-1766 fax: 617-661-1148