Emerson Paramount Center

559 Washington Street, Boston

559 Washington Street

Originally a 1930's cinema palace, the Robert J. Orchard Stage was restored in lively Art Deco style and evokes the thrill of American cinema's Golden Age. Operated by the Emerson College Office of the Arts, the venue hosts world-class performing artists. 

ArtsEmerson is Boston’s leading presenter of contemporary world theatre,dedicated to engaging all communities through stories that reveal and deepen our connection to each other. By cultivating diversity in the arts and in the audience, ArtsEmerson ignites public conversation around our most vexing societal challenges as a catalyst for overcoming them.

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Emerson Paramount Center

559 Washington Street

Boston, MA 02111

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Boston Common Garage
0 Charles Street (between Boston Common and Public Garden)
(617) 954-2098

City Place Parking Garage
8 Park Plaza (40 Charles Street)
(617) 723-1488

Lafayette Parking Garage
1 Avenue De Lafayette
(617) 723-1488

Motor Mart Garage
201 Stuart St.
(617) 457-2625

Revere Hotel Parking Garage
200 Stuart Street
(617) 482-1800


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ArtsEmerson Box Office

559 Washington Street
Boston, MA 02111
*box offices are currently closed for in-person service
Tuesday-Saturday 12pm-6pm