Preliminary design for a 300 seat theatre with open air cinema facility set in the suburb of Latour. Producer and director of films set in the reality of Surinam, Ruby Pocorni, is wishing for a new cultural stage for the young people of the suburbs. A place where they can stage their own productions.

A leafshaped wooden structure covers the sloping seating stand and stage. Entrance and topseating are on street level which, together with an all open window front, makes for an extremely accessible and airy walk-in-theatre. An open air cinema square is lined by the theatre bar and changing rooms, overlooking the Saramacca canal.

Status: preliminary design completed

Building costs: 320.000,- Euro

Client: Mrs. R. Pocorni