Directions

Portland Center Stage is in the Gerding Theater at the Amory, located at 128 NW Eleventh Avenue in the Pearl District of Portland, Oregon. We’re exactly one block north of Powell’s Books, between Couch and Davis. You can easily walk from here to restaurants, cafés, shopping, mass transit and parking. Our box office can be reached at 503-445-3700.

By Car

For more specific driving directions from your location, use Google Maps or another online mapping site.

I-84 from the East

Follow I-84 to I-5 North (right lane). Take I-5 N following the St. Helens exit (Exit 302B), stay in the middle lane and follow signs to I-405 South (veer left off bridge). Get in right lane and take next exit NW Everett Street (Exit 2B). Turn left onto NW Everett Street (second stop light off ramp). Turn right onto NW Eleventh Avenue. The Gerding Theater is one block South at NW Davis on your left.

I-5 From the North

Follow I-5 South and exit at I-405S/Hwy 30W (Exit 302B). Stay in the middle lane and follow signs to I-405 South (veer left off bridge). Get in right lane and take next exit NW Everett Street(Exit 2B). Turn left onto NW Everett Street (second stop light). Turn right onto NW Eleventh Avenue. The Gerding Theater is one block South at NW Davis on your left.

I-5 From the South

Follow I-5 north toward Portland. Remain in one of the two left lanes and follow signs to City Center/Beaverton via I-405N (Exit 299B). Follow I-405N to NW Everett Street (Exit 2B). At top of offramp, get in rightmost lane and turn right onto NW Everett Street. Turn right onto NW Eleventh Avenue. The Gerding Theater is one block South at NW Davis on your left.

Highway 26 from the West (Sunset)

Take 26 to I-405N/St. Helens/Seattle (left lane). Exit right at NW Everett Street exit (Exit 2B). At top of offramp, get in rightmost lane and turn right onto NW Everett Street Turn right onto NW Eleventh Avenue. The Gerding Theater is one block South at NW Davis on your left.

Highway 26 from the East (Ross Island Bridge) or Highway 99 East (McLoughlin Boulevard)

Cross the Ross Island Bridge in center lane, then veer right following signs to City Center. Veer left onto SW Arthur Street. Follow SW Arthur Street through SW Caruthers Street and SW 5th Avenue. Following signs toward the Zoo, veering right over the I-405 overpass (keep in the left lane) and take onramp to I-405N/Hwy 26. Follow I-405N and exit right at NW Everett Street (Exit 2B). At top of offramp, get in rightmost lane and turn right onto NW Everett Street. Turn right onto NW Eleventh Avenue. The Gerding Theater is one block South at NW Davis on your left.

 

Parking

While the cost of parking varies, on-street parking is free after 7 p.m. throughout the week.

PCS Recommendation: The Brewery Blocks/Whole Foods Underground Parking Garage is largest lot in Portland and it is located one block from the Gerding Theater. It’s a well-lit, security-patrolled underground garage that houses 1,300 parking spaces. There are two entrances to this lot: NW Twelfth Avenue or  NW Thirteenth Avenue, betwwen Couch and Davis Streets. The elevators take you into the M Financial Building lobby (just around the corner from the Armory) or into Whole Foods on the corner of Couch and NW Twelfth Avenue.

 

Public Transit

So, you want to avoid the hassle of driving and parking downtown? We encourage you to take advantage of Portland’s award-winning mass transit system. The Armory is also conveniently located directly on the streetcar line. The entrance to the theater is on NW Eleventh Avenue and the streetcar run downs Tenth Avenue to 23rd and up Eleventh Avenue to Portland State University.

For complete transit directions from your location use the trip planner at www.trimet.org.

Bus

The Gerding Theater is located in the heart of the Pearl District on NW Eleventh Avenue and Davis Street, just a short walk from most bus lines.

MAX

The Tri-Met MAX line travels downtown from as far east as Gresham, as far west as Hillsboro and as far north as the Expo Center. From the eastbound train, get off at the 9th Avenue/Library stop. From the westbound train, get off at the Tenth Avenue/SW Morrison Street stop. Walk to Tenth Avenue and turn right, follow Tenth Avenue to Davis (approx. 6 blocks) and turn right to corner of Eleventh Avenue or Walk to corner of Tenth and Yamhill and board the Portland Streetcar, get off at Couch Street stop and walk to corner of Eleventh Avenue and Davis Street.

Streetcar

The Portland Streetcar runs on Tenth Avenue (to NW 23rd) and on Eleventh Avenue (to Portland State University) and stops on the corner of NW Couch Street respectively. The entrance to the Gerding Theater is on the corner of NW Eleventh and Davis (one block north of Couch).

 

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Visiting Portland

Looking for more things to do in Portland? Travel Portland is your resource for planning vacations and meetings in Portland. Discover Portland events, restaurants, hotel deals and more.

While you are in the Pearl District, be sure to check out the variety of local shops and art exhibits that surround the theater. Explore the Pearl is your guide to the local happenings.

There are a number of wonderful restaurants and retailers near PCS to suit every taste and budget. Check out Portland Center Stage's Preferred Partners.

JAW: A Playwrights Festival 2014
July 24 — 26

FREE! No reservations needed. All seats General Admission.


2014–2015 Season
September 20 — June 21

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