Contact Us and Directions

Callan Theatre

The 90 seat black box theatre is located in the basement of the Sullivan Building, at the intersection of Lafayette Street and Loring Avenues. Entrance is located next to the Mainstage, on 114 East (352 Lafayette Street).Park on the street or in the lot on College Drive, immediately after Meier Hall.


Ellison Campus Center

The Campus Center is located on North Campus directly behind the Mainstage Theatre and next to the Frederick E. Berry Library and Learning Commons. It houses the Winfisky Gallery and many of our creative writing events are hosted here. Park on the street or in the lot on College Drive, immediately after Meier Hall.

Mainstage Theatre

The 700 seat auditorium is located directly on Route 114 East (352 Lafayette Street) heading towards Marblehead. Park on the street or in the lot on College Drive, immedieately after Meier Hall.

Recital Hall

The 165 seat Recital Hall is located in the Central Campus Classroom Building, 71 Loring Avenue (Route 1A). 

CENTRAL CAMPUS PARKING UPDATE: The entrance to Central Campus between the university police station and the Classroom Building is closed to all traffic. This is the entrance across from the Salem Diner. All traffic must enter Central Campus from the south entrance off Loring Ave. Concert goers may park in spaces designated for the Enterprise Center for MOST music events. There will be signs confirming this fact or directing patrons to park elsewhere. Overflow parking will be in the O'Keefe Center lot on Canal Street. 


Marsh Hall

The Marsh Hall Conference Center and residence hall is located on Central Campus, Loring Avenue (Route 1A). Guests of arts events taking place in Marsh Hall are welcome to park in the Central Campus lot.

O'Keefe Center

Many of our dance workshops and programs are held in the O'Keefe Sports Center located at 225 Canal Street. Parking is available in the O'Keefe Sports Center lot for evening and weekend dance events.

Winfisky Gallery

The Winfisky Gallery is located in the Ellison Campus Center (North Campus). Gallery hours are 10 am - 2 pm, Monday through Friday or by appointment. Call: 978.542.7890 for additional information.

Maps and Directions to Salem State



Karen Gahagan, Director
Phone: 978.542.7890

Mailing Address:
Salem State University
Center for Creative and Performing Arts
352 Lafayette Street
Salem, MA 01970