RINTALA EGGERTSSON ARCHITECTS

UUNISAARI SUMMER THATRE

Helsinki, Finland,
Helsinki Culture Capital
Temporary theatre
Completition 2000

As part of the in Helsinki Culture Capital 2000 programme, a temporary theatre with 400 seats was constructed on a rocky island.

The whole construction was tied down to an existing anchoring point for fishing boats. he canvas roof follows the tension, creates sensitive, drum-like acoustical situation for performing as well as pours all rain water through the middle point of the theatre building.