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Portland Center for the Performing Arts, 222 South West Clay, Portland, OR 97201

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ADDITIONAL INFO

Keller Auditorium is part of the Portland Center for the Performing Arts complex.

Portland Center for the Performing Arts, 222 South West Clay, Portland, OR 97201

Year opened: 1917

  • Disabled access
  • In-house bar

Keller Auditorium (part of the Portland Center for the Performing Arts) is a performing arts venue in Portland, Oregon. It was opened in 1917 and was originally known as the Portland Municipal Auditorium, the Portland Public Auditorium, and the Portland Civic Auditorium. In 2000, a $1.5 million donation for renovation by Richard B. Keller gave the venue its current name. The center hosts Broadway shows, dance and opera, as well as many other shows such as family events.

Upcoming Highlights

  • Oregon Ballet Theatre: Romeo & Juliet

    Opens Feb 27

  • 2Cellos

    Apr 16, 2016

  • Newsies

    Opens Apr 19

  • Motown - The Musical

    Opens Jun 14

  • The Lion King

    Opens Aug 10

Oregon Ballet Theatre: Romeo & Juliet

February 27-March 5, 2016

Undoubtedly history's most romantic and tragic story of the original star crossed lovers, Romeo and Juliet lends itself beautifully to the language of ballet, from kinetic violence to the exquisite pain of young love, the warring Capulets and Montagues are brought to thrilling life against Prokofiev's passionate score.

2Cellos

April 16, 2016

The overnight sensations 2Cellos have delighted many audiences the world over, with their unique and energetic performances of popular hits, from Nirvana to Kings of Leon. When their rendition of Michael Jackson's Smooth Criminal went viral, they broke through and ended up catching a gig supporting Elton John on his tour.

Newsies

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April 19-24, 2016

The record-breaking, Tony Award-winning Broadway phenomenon that tells the story of an unlikely band of underdogs who take on the biggest names in publishing in an "inspirational" (The Hollywood Reporter) fight for justice, is touring the country!

Motown - The Musical

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June 14-19, 2016

Motown: The Musical is Broadway's hottest music history musical - a vibrant journey through the Motown genre from Smokey Robinson and Marvin Gaye to Diana Ross and Michael Jackson. The show tells the story of Berry Gordy, the founder of the record label Motown Records and one of the pioneers of Motown.

The Lion King

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August 10-September 4, 2016

Still going strong after 15 years, this Tony Award-winning extravaganza will delight, enthrall and bring out your inner cub. Based on the 1994 Disney movie, The Lion King incorporates several changes and additions to the storyline as compared to the film, making for a whole new experience!

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