Tokyo Metropolitan Theatre

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Tokyo Metropolitan Theatre
Tokyo Metropolitan Art Space 02.jpg
Alternative namesTokyo Metropolitan Art Space (until 2009)
General information
Address1-8-1 Nishi-Ikebukuro
Town or cityToshima, Tokyo
Coordinates35°43′47″N 139°42′29″E / 35.72972°N 139.70806°E / 35.72972; 139.70806Coordinates: 35°43′47″N 139°42′29″E / 35.72972°N 139.70806°E / 35.72972; 139.70806
OpenedOctober 1990
Cost¥29,100 million
Technical details
Floor area49,739 m2
Design and construction
ArchitectYoshinobu Ashihara
Other designersNagata Acoustics

Tokyo Metropolitan Theatre (東京芸術劇場, Tōkyō Geijutsu Gekijō) is a centre for the performing arts located in Ikebukuro, Toshima, Tokyo, Japan. It opened in 1990 and is operated by Tokyo Metropolitan Foundation for History and Culture.[1] There is a concert hall with 1999 seats and a playhouse with 834 seats as well as a number of smaller spaces.[2] Yoshinobu Ashihara was the architect, with acoustical design by Nagata Acoustics.[3]

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  1. ^ "Tokyo Metropolitan Foundation for History and Culture". Tokyo Metropolitan Foundation for History and Culture. Retrieved 7 March 2012.
  2. ^ "About Tokyo Metropolitan Theatre". Tokyo Metropolitan Foundation for History and Culture Tokyo Metropolitan Theatre. Retrieved 2015-03-30.
  3. ^ "Tokyo Metropolitan Art Space" (PDF). Nagata Acoustics. Retrieved 7 March 2012.

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