Grand Building

Grand Building

The Grand Building is located at Vanemuise 6, 51003, Tartu, Estonia

This modernist style theatre building was completed in 1967. The building includes a theatre auditorium, administrative wing renovated in 2014, rehearsal auditoriums, cloakrooms, workshops, sound and lighting equipment facilities and a café.

Theatre auditorium
Total number of seats 700 (parterre 407/balcony 283).


  • Stage area 266m²
  • Stage behind portal 14 x 14m
  • Apron size 7 x 10m
  • Orchestra panels 42m²
  • Revolving stage radius 7m, area 54m²
  • Stage hoists 6 units, 3 x 3m, height 2m
  • Stage platforms 2 x 1m, heights 0,17m; 0,35m, 0,50m; 1,50m; 2,0m; 2,25m
  • Loading doors 1,70 x 3,3m and 20 x 2,6m.

Lighting equipment
Modern lighting equipment park with all lighting options and effects, completely renewed in 2017/18. WholeHog III console 2048 channels.

Sound equipment
Modern sound equipment park, completely renewed in 2017/18, allowing organisation of very different events and satisfaction of the wishes and needs of even the most demanding client.

Cloakrooms and rehearsal auditoriums

  • 22 cloakrooms of various sizes.
  • 5 rehearsal auditoriums of different sizes, including 2 rehearsal auditoriums with a special dance floor, mirrors and bars.

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