Newport Performing Arts Center

OCCA provides world-class arts experiences by 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 1315
Newport, OR 97365

541-265-2787

Hours:

Box Office Hours:
9am-5pm Monday-Friday(except holidays)
and 1 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 328-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 Catherine Rickbone at 541-574-2652  or crickbone@coastarts.org to learn more about rental costs and calendar availability.

Seating

Download the seating chart as a PDF here or under Downloads, above right.

Volunteer Opportunities

Thank you for your participation in the arts.  One of the greatest gifts is the gift of your time and talent. 

Performing Arts Center (PAC) Box Office Help

These individuals assist the staff in selling tickets to the many marvelous events that happen at the PAC.  It’s a great way to meet people and work the box office computer. Participation is needed on Wednesdays and Fridays. Contact Catherine Rickbone at 541-574-2652 or crickbone@coastarts.org

PAC Capital Campaign

“Entertain the Future” is the dynamic initiative to enhance and expand the Newport Performing Arts Center. Contact Barbara Berge at ccassistant@coastarts.org for more details. 

PAC view from lot

Downloads:

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Upcoming Events in Newport Performing Arts Center

  • The Magic Flute

    May 19th, 2017 to May 28th, 2017

    Pacific Dance Ensemble (PDE), directed by Nancy Mittleman is proud to present an original adaptation of Mozart's most popular opera, "The Magic Flute" with guest narrators, Khloella Brateng and Pete Theodore. This production features members of PDE supported by dancers from Newport School of Artistic Movement. You won't want to miss this innovative production with lighting design and special effects by Ernest Brown sure to entrance as you watch the Queen of the Night battle the King of the Sun!

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  • Thomas Lauderdale with Newport Symphony

    June 17th, 2017 to June 18th, 2017

    Thomas Lauderdale with Hunter Noack join conductor Adam Flatt and the NSO to perform George Gershwin's Rhapsody in Blue for two pianos.

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  • OCCA Summer Theatre Camp - June Session

    June 19th, 2017 to June 30th, 2017

    Oregon Coast Council for the Arts presents Summer Theatre Camps – because of increased demand, there are two sessions this year. The June session runs June 19-30; the July session runs July 17-28. Students who participate will learn about the theater and about each other, and then write and produce a play.

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  • Fox Creek Music Revue 2017

    June 24th, 2017 to June 24th, 2017

    Fox Creek Music Revue features local musicians from our coastal community representing a variety of genres. Proceeds from this event will benefit the “Entertain the Future” Capital Campaign to expand and enhance your Newport Performing Arts Center.

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  • American Harmony

    June 25th, 2017 to June 25th, 2017

    The Coastal-Aires Barbershop Chorus is joined by award winning quartet Social Insecurity, plus local Sweet Adeline quartet Hi Tide NW, for an afternoon of laughter and music.

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  • OCCA Theatre Camp Performances - June Session

    June 29th, 2017 to June 29th, 2017

    Join us for some of the best creative thinking paired with young enthusiastic talent when the 2017 OCCA Theatre Camp June Session production is presented in two performances.

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  • Newport Symphony presents music from the Mad Men Era

    July 8th, 2017 to July 9th, 2017

    The vibrant and highly entertaining music of the Mad Men Era, with nationally-recognized vocal group Five By Design

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  • OCCA Summer Theatre Camp - July Session

    July 17th, 2017 to July 28th, 2017

    Oregon Coast Council for the Arts presents Summer Theatre Camps – because of increased demand, there are two sessions this year. The June session runs June 19-30; the July session runs July 17-28. Students who participate will learn about the theater and about each other, and then write and produce a play.

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  • OCCA Theatre Camp Performances - July Session

    July 27th, 2017 to July 27th, 2017

    Join us for some of the best creative thinking paired with young enthusiastic talent when the 2017 OCCA Theatre Camp July Session production is presented in two performances on July 27.

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  • OCCA Summer Shakespeare Camp 2017

    July 31st, 2017 to August 11st, 2017

    Information and registration details are now available for the Oregon Coast Council for the Arts (OCCA) annual summer Shakespeare Camp, set for July 31-Aug. 11, with performances set for 2 p.m. and 6 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 10. Registration forms and more information are available by calling Catherine Rickbone at 541-574-2652; by email, from crickbone@coastarts.org; or at the OCCA office at the Newport Performing Arts Center, 777 W. Olive Street in Newport.

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  • OCCA Shakespeare Camp Performances

    August 10th, 2017 to August 10th, 2017

    Join us for some of the best creative thinking paired with young enthusiastic talent when the 2017 OCCA Shakespeare Camp production, under the direction of Shakespeare scholar Rod Molzahn, is presented in two performances.

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  • Get Ready for the Total Solar Eclipse!

    August 11st, 2017 to August 12nd, 2017

    Join astronomer Travis Metcalfe (NHS class of 1991) for an engaging presentation of history, science and practical advice for viewing the total solar eclipse on August 21st, 2017. Every attendee will receive glasses for safe viewing of the Sun.

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