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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 as a PDF here or under Downloads, above right.
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Buy tickets online to "La Donna del Lago," the next in the Met Opera Live in HD 2014-15 season, at the Newport Performing Arts Center. Bel canto superstars Joyce DiDonato and Juan Diego Flórez join forces for this Rossini showcase of vocal virtuosity, set in the medieval Scottish highlands and based on a beloved novel by Sir Walter Scott.
Buy tickets online to National Theatre Live's "Treasure Island," at 7 p.m. Friday, March 27 at the Newport Performing Arts Center.
Adam Flatt, conductor
Alexander Tutunov, piano
Shostakovich, Symphony no.6
You've never seen Shakespeare quite like this!
Neither a "traditional" retelling, nor an update or relocation, one of the Bard's wildest and most madcap comedies gets a massive renovation and fresh presentation, making this easily one of the most unique, crazy, enjoyable, and over-the-top fun productions you'll likely ever experience!
The Taming of the Shrew
By William Shakespeare
Directed (and tampered with) by Darcy Hogan
April 3 - 26, 2015
Buy tickets online to "Cavalleria Rusticana"/"Pagliacci," the final performance in the Met Opera Live in HD 2014-15 season, at the Newport Performing Arts Center. Opera’s most enduring tragic double bill returns in an evocative new production from Sir David McVicar, who sets the action across two time periods but in the same Sicilian village.
Kidstuff is an annual Mother's Day Celebration.
The 2013 Tony Award Winner for Best Play comes to Newport. OPEN AUDITIONS.
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.