ENCORE MELAKA (IMPRESSIONS THEATER)
2016 - 2018
PTS Impression Sdn Bhd
(subsidiary of Yong Tai Berhad)
Site Area: 68,796.60 sq.m
GFA: 55,413 sq.m
The 17 acres of reclaimed land consists of 1 auditorium building, 1 admin building, 1 hostel with 78 rooms and a four-storey elevated carpark. The auditorium building is equipped with various high technology facilities such as the 360-degree rotating seat, mist creation feature, astonish audio visual equipment to provide the audience an immerse visual and auditory experience. Total construction floor area of auditorium building is 42,460m2. It was completed on June 2018. As a new landmark, the Encore Melaka theatre delivers a comprehensive introduction to the cultural entertainment history of Melaka by integration of storytelling with innovative stage technologies. Encore Melaka is the 10th Impression series (established in 1998 by renowned directors Zhang Yimou, Fan Yue and Wang herself) and first outside of China. Encore Melaka is touted to be South-East Asia’s largest permanent show theatre that seats more than 2,000.