Earthquake Photos 2011 & 2012

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The photos show the damage caused to the Theatre by the earthquakes in 2011 & 2012. The rebuild and restoration of the Theatre is now underway - view photos of the progress

December 2012


Final_photo_of_Dress_Circle_Foyer_before_demolition - Isaac Theatre Royal Christchurch

Final photo of Dress Circle Foyer before demolition

View from Centrestage - Isaac Theatre Royal Christchurch

View from Centrestage

ITR's Dome protected - Isaac Theatre Royal Christchurch

ITR's Dome protected

ITR Emergency Exit - Isaac Theatre Royal Christchurch

ITR Emergency Exit

October & November 2012


Chch _CBD_fmAir_Oct12 - Isaac Theatre Royal Christchurch

Christchurch CBD from the air October 2012

Facade_Nov_2012 - Isaac Theatre Royal Christchurch

ITR Facade November 2012

September 2012


Junk in Orchestra Pit after Stage Removal - Isaac Theatre Royal Christchurch

Junk in Orchestra Pit after Stage Removal

ITR surrounding area - Isaac Theatre Royal Christchurch

ITR surrounding area

West Wall partial demo August 2012 - Isaac Theatre Royal Christchurch

West Wall partial demolition Aug 2012

aerial shot showing deconstruction of the auditorium area, between the stage and foyers - Isaac Theatre Royal Christchurch

Aerial shot showing deconstruction of the auditorium area, between the stage and foyers

View from Gloucester St looking into stage with Dome suspended on flytower - Isaac Theatre Royal Christchurch

View from Gloucester St looking into stage with Dome suspended on flytower

Neil Cox and facade - Isaac Theatre Royal Christchurch

Chief Executive Neil Cox and facade

View from old Offices to Stage & Dome - Isaac Theatre Royal Christchurch

View from old Offices to Stage & Dome

The Auditorium during demolition - Isaac Theatre Royal Christchurch

The Auditorium during demolition

July 2012


Scaffolding on the Theatre - Isaac Theatre Royal Christchurch

Scaffolding on the Theatre

The Eastern End of the Theatre - Isaac Theatre Royal Christchurch

The Eastern End of the Theatre

Saved plaster mouldings - Isaac Theatre Royal Christchurch

Saved plaster mouldings

The team that brought down the Dome - Isaac Theatre Royal Christchurch

The team that brought down the Dome

Plaster Damage Western Auditorium Wall - Isaac Theatre Royal Christchurch

Plaster Damage Western Auditorium Wall

1907_Roof_Rafters_with_initials - Isaac Theatre Royal Christchurch

1907 Roof Rafters with initials

April 2012


Theatre Admin Façade due for deconstruction and rebuild - Isaac Theatre Royal Christchurch

Theatre Admin Façade due for deconstruction and rebuild

Collapsed Ceiling at top level Gallery - Isaac Theatre Royal Christchurch

Collapsed Ceiling at top level Gallery

Cocktail Mix Gallery bar - Isaac Theatre Royal Christchurch

Cocktail Mix Gallery bar

Damage to the ITR Management Offices - Isaac Theatre Royal Christchurch

Damage to the ITR Management Offices

ITR’s treasured Dome, requiring some TLC! - Isaac Theatre Royal Christchurch

ITR’s treasured Dome, requiring some TLC!

The Dress Circle Poster Room due for deconstruction and rebuild - Isaac Theatre Royal Christchurch

The Dress Circle Poster Room due for deconstruction and rebuild

Isaac Theatre Royal Façade – still intact January 2012! - Isaac Theatre Royal Christchurch

Isaac Theatre Royal Façade – still intact January 2012!

Foyer Marble Staircase, completely intact January 2012 - Isaac Theatre Royal Christchurch

Foyer Marble Staircase, completely intact January 2012

 

ITR Aerial shor 27 February 2011

The ITR survives! Photo taken on 24 February 2011, 48 hours after the devastating earthquake on February 22 - the beginning of the long road to recovery...

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