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Yada Theatre

Firm LocationHangzhou, China
Project locationYixing, China
CompanyGOA (Group of Architects)
Lead Architect LU Hao, XU Qi
Design TeamHUANG Lida, YANG Bingyu, XIONG Zhidan, GAO Li, WU Ruochen, WANG Xintian
ClientYada International

Situated in a hilly terrain covered by bamboo forests, Yada Theatre develops a new approach to a cultural venue by integrating architectural morphology with nature in a manner that embraces modernity while conserving regional identity. Beyond its architectural scope with courtyards decentralizing the layout, the design aims to benefit local residents, coming visitors, and surrounding communities at large and the broader environment. In addition to serving as a venue for performing arts in the town, the theatre becomes a gravitational field of cultural life that brings fresh vigor to the area.