The Theatre Commons provides a welcoming gathering space for students and visitors, a congenial area for mingling during performance intermissions, and a breakout and function space for events in the Opera Studio.
The first sketch on this page shows the entry vestibule to this space, with people about to enter the Opera Studio.
The last sketch on this page shows the full space from the standpoint of a person facing East, with the entry vestibule and Opera Studio entrance at the far end.
The Opera Studio is a flexible, well-equipped theatre space dedicated to Opera teaching and performance. Maximum audience is 200 to 210 seats. There is ready access to existing opera classrooms and faculty offices in the adjacent 241 St Botolph Street building, as well as dedicated green room and storage areas.