MCCARTHY SELECTED TO BUILD NEW CITY PERFORMANCE HALL
DALLAS — Dallas-based McCarthy Building Cos. has been selected to construct Dallas City Performance Hall, a 124,000-square-foot theater facility located in Dallas’ Arts District. The project will be built in multiple phases; the first phase will consist of 45,000 square feet of the facility. Upon completion, the performance hall will contain a 750-seat theater, two 200-seat flexible theaters, art galleries, a café, a bookstore, an enclosed garden, and educational and meeting spaces. It is applying for LEED-Silver certification, and upon reception of the designation, will be the first LEED-Silver performing arts facility in Texas. Completion is scheduled for 2010. The architect of record is Dallas-based Corgan Associates, and the design firm is Chicago-based Skidmore, Owings & Merrill.