Performing Arts Center at MCC

Adaptive reuse dedicated to Mesa Community College’s music, dance and theater programs.


42,000 SF


Mesa, AZ


75% reuse of existing movie theater, reduction of construction waste, 460-seat multipurpose theater, full complement of back-of-house spaces.

Performance room with large steps for seating and guitar player sitting at chair in foreground
People walking on sidewalk along large brick facade of the Performing Arts Center
students gathered in the Covered concrete courtyard between buildings at the Performing arts center