Newport Performing Arts Center

OCCA provides world-class arts experiences by bringing to our local community high-caliber arts experiences - taking advantage of our local treasures and providing access to world-renowned artists.

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Address:

777 W. Olive Street
Newport, OR 97365

Contact Info:

Newport Performing Arts Center
777 W Olive Street
PO Box 1375
Newport, OR 97365

541-265-2787

Hours:

Box Office Hours: 9am-5pm Monday-Friday (excepting holidays) and one hour prior to performance times

Place Description:

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. 

Rentals

Contact Jan Eastman at 541-574-2653 to learn more about rental costs and calendar availability.

Seating

Download the seating chart at right.

PAC view from lot
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Upcoming Events in Newport Performing Arts Center

  • Christmas Readings With David Ogden Stiers- CANCELLED

    December 22nd, 2014 to December 24th, 2014

    CANCELLED - The Annual (Almost) Christmas Carol, read by David Ogden Stiers, features holiday readings.

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  • Shrek The Musical

    January 9th, 2015 to January 23rd, 2015

    "Once upon a time, there was a little ogre named Shrek…” And thus begins the tale of an unlikely hero, everyone's favorite ogre, who finds himself on a life-changing journey alongside a wisecracking Donkey and a feisty princess. This hilarious stage spectacle is filled with irreverent fun for the whole family.

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  • Newport Symphony

    January 24th, 2015 to January 25th, 2015

    Adam Flatt, Conductor Mee-Ae Nam, soprano

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  • National Theatre Live's 'John'

    January 30th, 2015 to January 30th, 2015

    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.

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  • Met Opera: Les Contes d'Hoffman

    January 31st, 2015 to January 31st, 2015

    Buy tickets online to "Les Contes d'Hoffman," the next in the Met Opera Live in HD 2014-15 season, at the Newport Performing Arts Center. The magnetic tenor Vittorio Grigolo takes on the tortured poet and unwitting adventurer of the title of Offenbach’s operatic masterpiece, in the Met’s wild, kaleidoscopic production.

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  • Met Opera: The Merry Widow

    February 7th, 2015 to February 7th, 2015

    Buy tickets online to "The Merry Widow," the next in the Met Opera Live in HD 2014-15 season, at the Newport Performing Arts Center. The great Renée Fleming stars as the beguiling femme fatale who captivates all Paris in Lehár’s enchanting operetta, seen in a new staging by Broadway virtuoso director and choreographer Susan Stroman.

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  • Met Opera: Iolanta and Bluebeard's Castle

    February 21st, 2015 to February 21st, 2015

    Buy tickets online to "Iolanta"/"Bluebeard's Castle," an intriguing double bill in the Met Opera Live in HD 2014-15 season, at the Newport Performing Arts Center. Anna Netrebko stars as the beautiful blind girl who experiences love for the first time in "Iolanta," while Nadja Michael is the unwitting victim of the diabolical Bluebeard, played by Mikhail Petrenko. Both operas are directed by Mariusz Trelinski, who was inspired by classic noir films of the 1940s.

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  • Newport Symphony - Feb 28 and Mar 1

    February 28th, 2015 to March 1st, 2015

    David Ogden Stiers, conductor Rachmaninoff Symphony no. 2

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  • Met Opera: La Donna del Lago

    March 21st, 2015 to March 21st, 2015

    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.

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  • National Theatre Live's 'Treasure Island'

    March 27th, 2015 to March 27th, 2015

    Buy tickets online to National Theatre Live's "Treasure Island," at 7 p.m. Friday, March 27 at the Newport Performing Arts Center.

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  • Newport Symphony - Shostakovich

    March 28th, 2015 to March 29th, 2015

    Adam Flatt, conductor Alexander Tutunov, piano Shostakovich, Symphony no.6

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  • Met Opera: Cavalleria Rusticana and Pagliacci

    April 25th, 2015 to April 25th, 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.

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  • National Theatre Live's 'Skylight'

    June 19th, 2015 to June 19th, 2015

    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.

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