Entertainment and Performing Arts

Western Connecticut State University Visual and Performing Arts Center

Location: Danbury, CT

Client: Western Connecticut State University

Services: Construction Management

Project Value: $70,000,000

Hill provided project administration services during the design, procurement and construction phases of Western Connecticut State University’s Visual and Performing Arts Center. The 134,000 SF facility houses the University’s music, art, theatre and performing arts departments. The facility includes a 300-seat concert hall, a 376-seat proscenium theatre and a 100-seat recital hall. Other spaces include administrative and faculty office spaces, instructional areas and labs for music, studio art and performing. Public areas include an art gallery with support spaces and a common public lobby that serves all of the performance areas and a box office.