Arts & Entertainment

Manatee Players Performing Arts Center Bradenton, Florida

Manatee Players Performing Arts Center

TRC Worldwide Engineering, Inc. provided structural engineering design and contract administration services on this new two-story Community Theater and Performing Arts Education Center in downtown Bradenton. The facility will house a 300-seat theater with covered orchestra pit, rehearsal space, classrooms, prop workshop and youth studios.

Key Structural Components
Spread footings on soil stabilized Stone Columns
Concrete slab-on-grade
Load bearing masonry walls
Bar joists and concrete slab elevated floor system
Structural steel hung catwalk and lighting grid system
Bar joists and metal deck roof system
Design Team
Architect: Toppe Consultants, Inc., Architects/Planners
Contractor: NDC Construction Company
Structural Engineers: TRC Worldwide Engineering, Inc.
New Construction: 60,000 GSF
Construction Cost: $12 Million
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