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Old October 23rd, 2008, 09:34 PM   #1
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Largest Opera Houses / Arts Theaters / Performance Halls (by seating)

What is the Wolds largest Theater / Opera House / Performance Hall in the world?
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Old October 23rd, 2008, 09:51 PM   #2
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Beijing Grand Theater

seats 6,500
in 200,000 sq m (more than 3x the last record holder, the 60,000 sq m, 6,200 seater Lincoln Center in NYC)






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worlds largest arts complex, 2000 article (the building programme is still ongoing)

http://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk...nk-726761.html

basically the ugly riverside concrete buildings:


From top to bottom Royal Festival Hall, Hayward Gallery, British Film Institute/ National Film theatre, Royal National Theatre:










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I should have known it was in China.
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Amazing shots!

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