In addition, the proposed auditorium itself was to be the salvaged set from Oscar-winning film Shakespeare in Love.

In addition, the proposed auditorium itself was to be the salvaged set from Oscar-winning film Shakespeare in Love.

Collins Theatre, Islington

Collins Theatre, Islington

Glazing Vision Rooflights, Skylights and Glass Roofs Portfolio- Collin Theatre    1 No. Central pivoting Rotating Circular Rooflight, Diameter 3125mm. The Rooflight will pivot on a central axis to 90 degrees. The unit is split into two halves with a pivot and axis detail through the centre.

On top of our standard product range, we offer completely custom-built sliding skylights.

Single glazed, 6+6 with 1.5mm interlayer, a toughened upper and heat-strengthened lower

Single glazed, with interlayer, a toughened upper and heat-strengthened lower

The solution was to sink the entire three storey Globe-style theatre underground, and use the roof as a public ‘piazza’, itself covered with a glass canopy for all-weather use by surrounding restaurants. Above this was an amphitheatre of 72 apartments. Architecturally, the post and beam structure of the Shakespearean theatre proved a useful reference for a modern interpretation in glass and concrete, which could nevertheless invoke the more poetic image of a forest glade. Client: Collins…

Glazing Vision Rooflights, Skylights and Glass Roofs- Bespoke Rooflights

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