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777 W. Olive Street
Newport, OR 97365
Newport Performing Arts Center
777 W Olive Street
PO Box 1375
Newport, OR 97365
Box Office Hours: 9am-5pm Monday-Friday (excepting holidays) and
one hour prior to performance times
The Newport Performing Arts Center (PAC) is the
premiere performance venue on the Oregon coast. It is home to a
group of resident companies affectionately called the PACRATs. This
Performing Arts Center Resident Artist Team consists of community
music, theatre, and dance producers who keep the facility busy
year-round. It also serves touring artists, non-profits, for
profits, and individuals as space permits.
The PAC has two performances spaces, the Alice
Silverman Theatre and the Studio Theatre. The Silverman is a
398-seat, proscenium, stage theatre with a full range of technical
capabilities. The Studio is a black box space which can be arranged
to seat up to 80.
Contact Jan Eastman at 541-574-2653 to learn more about
rental costs and calendar availability.
Download the seating chart at right.
Oregon Coast Council for the Arts presents Summer Theatre Camp, which spans July 21 to August 1. Performances are set for 2 p.m. and 6 p.m. July 31.
Join us for some of the best creative thinking paired with young enthusiastic talent when the 2014 OCCA Theatre Camp production is presented in two performances.
The Pulitzer Prize winning play staring Angela Lansbury and James Earl Jones. Filmed in Australia.
Students participating in Shakespeare Camp will perform an abridged production of “Two Gentleman of Verona.” This camp is directed and costumed by Shakespearean scholar Rod Molzahn, who brings his decades of experience and Shakespeare’s persona to the production. Dates for Shakespeare Camp are Aug. 4 to 15. Performances are set for Thursday, Aug. 14 at 2 p.m. and 6 p.m.
You are invited! Please mark your calendar for "Set the Scene for the Arts," the Oregon Coast Council for the Arts (OCCA) annual meeting on Wednesday, Aug. 13. The OCCA board and staff invite all OCCA members.
'Mary Shelley: Frankenstein Unbound' is an original play based on real-life events in the 1800's, written & directed by Carly Bryann Young. There will be 6 performances of the play in the Alice Silverman Theatre for two weeks in August: 15th, 16th, 17th, 22nd, 23rd and 24th. Show times are Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30 pm, Sundays at 2 pm.
The Shifty Sailors will be performing a fundraising concert for the Friends of Yaquina Lighthouses along with Newport’s Sea Notes and Coastalaires.
Adam Flatt, conductor
Pablo Izquierdo, oboe
Carolyn Arnquist, clarinet
Scott King, horn
Chad Alexander, bassoon
Buy tickets online to National Theatre Live's "Medea," starring Helen McCrory, at 7 p.m. Friday, September 26 at the Newport Performing Arts Center.
Celebrate America's greatest art form with three days of live jazz and jazz education on the beautiful Oregon coast! The 11th annual Oregon Coast Jazz Party is set for October 3-5 at the Newport Performing Arts Center and at the Shilo Inn Suites Hotel, both in Newport.
Adam Flatt, conductor
Eugenia Choi, violin
Buy tickets online to National Theatre Live's "A Streetcar Named Desire," starring Gillian Anderson, Ben Foster and Vanessa Kirby, at 7 p.m. Friday, November 14 at the Newport Performing Arts Center.
Adam Flatt, Conductor
Mee-Ae Nam, soprano
Buy tickets online to National Theatre Live's presentation of DV8 Physical Theatre's "John," at 7 p.m. Friday, January 30 at the Newport Performing Arts Center. "John" contains adult themes, strong language and nudity; suitable for viewers 18 years and older.
Buy tickets online to National Theatre Live's "Treasure Island," at 7 p.m. Friday, March 27 at the Newport Performing Arts Center.
Buy tickets online to National Theatre Live's presentation of the West End production "Skylight," at 7 p.m. Friday, June 19 at the Newport Performing Arts Center.