Project Description

Ray Charles Performing Arts Center

76,000SF total SF including a 44,910 SF Performance Auditorium & 25,134SF Music Academic Building; 550-fixed-seat capacity concert hall that includes a motorized orchestra pit that can be raised to provide additional seating

The $20-million facility houses a digital/analog recording studio, 12 faculty studios, nine practice rooms, two rehearsal rooms and three academic labs. Design included power, lighting, specialized theatrical lighting, fire alarm, grounding and voice/data systems.