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Belgrade Theatre, Coventry: the side elevation planned to overlook the new theatre square

RIBApix ref no RIBA76263
Architect/DesignerCoventry City Architects Department
Ling, Arthur George (1913-1995)
Artist/PhotographerMcCann, John (1926-)
CountryUK: England
CityCoventry
Subject Date1958
Image Date1958
ViewExterior
StyleModern Movement
MediumPhotoprint
Library ReferenceBM/REC/2/D (Mc 4691 J)
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit John McCann / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: Built in 1958 as part of the reconstruction of Coventry after World War II, this theatre was named in honour of the Yugoslav gift of timber used to help reconstruct the city. The theatre is a good example of the 'Festival' or 'Contemporary' style.

Subject tags

glazing, theatres, insignia, emblems