a building with a glass front

Cordova High School, Performing Arts Theater, New Design

Covering 30,714 square feet, this new theater boasts a 467-seat performance space with a recessed orchestra pit, comprehensive control room, and advanced lighting and sound systems, now accommodating a diverse range of performances and events. Additionally, the facility includes dedicated areas for band, choir, and drama instruction, strategically located near the performance space, fostering seamless integration of performing arts within the program. The steel building has a steel braced frame lateral system with concrete over metal deck at the 2nd floor and bare metal deck at the roofs.


  • Lease-Leaseback Delivery
  • New Design
  • 460+ person capacity
  • Recessed orchestra pit
  • Full control room
  • Complete lighting and sound systems theater


  • Support local artists and community groups
  • Professional-grade technology
Project Stats
Client Folsom-Cordova Unified School District, Rainforth Grau Architects,
Square Footage 36,445
Construction Cost $21.5M
Completion Date January 2016
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