Jiangnan Culture and Art Center and Changshu Grand Theatre

The Jiangnan Culture and Art Center and Changshu Grand Theatre is located in the north of Changshu City Sports Center, east of Kuncheng middle school. It is the major cultural and livelihood project invested and constructed by Changshu Municipal Committee and Government during the Eleventh Five-Year Plan, whose external design highlights the concept of “Yucheng Bud, City Garden”, and with the round shape and square yard to show the intimate union of land and water. The Jiangnan Culture and Art Center and Changshu Grand Theatre was put in operation in 2012.
The Changshu Grand Theatre is mainly made up of the theatre lobby, auditorium, show stage, make-up area, VIP area and etc. The auditorium can allow totally 1160 people to watch the performance (784 seats on the 1st floor, 2nd and 3rd both 188 seats). Also, 26 boxes in the auditorium could satisfy different needs of audiences. The stage in the theatre takes the design of “mirror” type. It is consisted of one main stage and two side stages. Due to equipped with the first-class acoustic, lightening and mechanical equipments, the theatre has the ability to hold large-scale opera, dance show, symphony concert, ballet, modern drama, music drama, traditional opera and etc. The Jiangnan Culture and Art Center and Changshu Grand Theatre passed ISO9001 Quality Management System certification in December 2013.

The Changshu Poly Grand Theatre Management Co., Ltd. was founded in 2012. It is affiliated to Beijing Poly Theatre Management Co., Ltd. and takes charge of the operation and management of Changshu Grand Theatre.