Fisher Dachs Associates

Theater Planning & Design

Park Avenue Armory
Philharmonic 360
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The Shed
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Public Hotel Arts Club
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Lincoln Center
For the Performing Arts
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The Anthem
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Mariinsky II Opera House
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Xiqu Centre for Chinese Opera
West Kowloon Cultural District
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National Arts Centre
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Pacific Film Archive
Berkeley Art Museum
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Robin Williams Center
SAG-AFTRA Foundation
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Every type of performance venue.

Every type of client.

All over the world.

The most trusted and experienced theater planning and design team in the industry, capable of providing outstanding conceptual guidance and practical expertise to support you and your design team throughout all stages of a project.

What is Theater Planning?

A question we are asked all the time. So here is Cathleen Bachman, our head of Planning and Room Design with a brief overview. We believe in providing knowledge-based design through real world experience, and provide a range of core services to support that objective. Take a listen.

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Our Work

We’re very proud of our diverse portfolio of projects. While our roots are in the theater, our work includes theaters for drama, dance, and musicals; concert halls opera houses; multi-purpose touring venues; higher education and academic institutions; rock’n’roll clubs and popular music venues all around the world.

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The nature of our practice often extends well beyond the scope of planning and designing cultural and performance venues. As integral members of the AEC industry, we educate, participate, host, and even sponsor many ideas and events that serve to better our field as a whole.

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