Step behind the footlights for an exciting tour of the Portland'5 Centers for the Arts. These award-winning facilities come to life as your tour guide weaves a tale of theatre magic.
Find out how the 1920's Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall and the new Dolores Winningstad and Newmark theatres have become part of one of the busiest performing arts center complexes in the nation. Learn fascinating details about the historic architecture and design elements of our state-of-the-art venues. Hear anecdotes about the theatres' colorful past.
Free Public Tours
- Wednesdays at 1 p.m.
- Saturdays every half hour from 11 a.m–1 p.m.
The guided tour lasts approximately one hour and includes Antoinette Hatfield Hall (formerly the New Theatre Building), which contains the Newmark and Dolores Winningstad theatres, and the Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall.
To arrange for a private tour, call 503.248.4335. Tours leave from the lobby of Antoinette Hatfield Hall at Southwest Broadway and Main.
Tours are subject to availability of theatres. The Keller Auditorium, the fourth and largest of the Portland'5 theatres, is located eight blocks from Antoinette Hatfield Hall and is not a part of the regularly scheduled tour.