Santa Barbara City College, Drama-Music Building Modernization

Santa Barbara, California

ADDITIONAL INFORMATIONCOST PER SQ FT$418.00FEATURED IN2016 Educational Interiors ShowcaseINTERIOR CATEGORYInterior RenovationSanta Barbara City College, rated one of the top 10 community college campuses in the nation, sought to modernize and expand its Drama-Music building.
As architect, theater consultant and acoustician for the project, John Sergio Fisher & Associates designed a new lobby, a choral room, an instrumental room, a piano lab, a recording lab, an appreciation lab, music labs, practice rooms and an office. The 400-seat performance venue was renovated to create a suitable reverberation time for symphonic orchestra presentations and a new fly loft with motorized rigging. The 100-seat studio theater was renovated with a new tension grid.