Perelman Performing Arts Center

at World Trade Center

Design: REX

Construction: Sciame Construction

On the most significant site in New York City, the Ronald O. Perelman Performing Arts Center at the World Trade Center (The Perelman Center) will premiere works of theater, dance, music, film, and opera, transforming Lower Manhattan into a vibrant, global cultural heart. The design is inspired by The Perelman Center’s mission to defy experiential expectations. Its concept embodies the Center’s aim to foster artistic risk, original local productions, and worldwide collaborations; stand as the most technologically connected and advanced venue in the world; and engage the local community. The keystone and final piece of the World Trade Center master plan, The Perelman Center embraces creation and memory with respectful individuality.


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