Wuppertal's City Council gives the go-ahead for Pina Bausch Zentrum
During the last council session of 2018, on Monday, 17th of December 2018, Wuppertal's City Council cleared the way for the planning and construction of the Pina Bausch Centre.
By the year 2026, the former Schauspielhaus will become home to a building complex with around 16,000 square meters of gross floor space. It will accommodate the world-famous Tanztheater Wuppertal Pina Bausch, the Pina Bausch Foundation with its archive, and provide space for rehearsals, performances, and international productions as well as a civil forum.
The individual planning and construction phases for the Pina Bausch Center are to be gradually released by a council commission. Once, after the results of the inital planning phase confirm that all clculated costs are covered, construction can commence.