Théâtre des Cérémonies
was a temporary stadium
. Built to only host the opening and closing ceremonies for the 1992 Winter Olympics
, the circular shape stadium was immediately disassembled following the games. The stadium held 35,000 and was built in 1992
like a circus
. Part of the stadium was shipped to Barcelona
and used during the 1992 Summer Olympics
. During its existence, it was the largest such temporary structure ever built.