Location Brooklyn, New York
Client New York City School Construction Authority
Cost $225,000
Completion 2009

This public school for students with profound cognitive and disabilities wanted to upgrade it 382-seat, 2,400 sq ft auditorium to include areas for eight wheelchairs. The complete renovation included:

  • Replacement of non-conforming audience chair seats with new including provisions for wheel chair spaces. (382 seats and 8 wheelchair viewing positions)
  • Replacement of egress doors, floor and wall finishes throughout including wood battens
  • Replacement of ceiling finish with high NRC acoustical ceiling style ceiling (2,400 SF)
  • Restoration of stage flooring, proscenium curtains, draperies, rigging system and theatrical lighting system
  • Provide ADA access to stage via vertical platform lift at west end.
  • Renovated and made accessible restrooms at auditorium lobby.