Portland Metro Arts Center
We invite you to stop by, see our beautiful facility, and take advantage of the classes, concerts and special events happening at PMA Center. It hums with the creative energy of spacious studios offering dance, theatre, music and visual arts programs and performances in the well-equipped theatre space. Located in SE Portland, it is readily accessible to people from all over the tri-county area and SW Washington, because of the easy access to light-rail, bus, and freeway.
9003 SE Stark Street
TriMet No. 15 bus (West-bound on Stark St.) literally stops at our front corner, at 90th & Stark. The East-bound bus stops only one block away, on 90th & Washington St.
Community Use & Space Rental
In addition to regularly scheduled classes, concerts and special events, our spaces are available for rental or community use. Consider us for your performance, rehearsal, seminar, workshop, family gathering and special events. Special rates are given to nonprofits and school groups. Contact us for specific rental information and availability.
Plan a hassle-free birthday party to remember. Whether you have a budding ballerina, a super hero or someone going “over the hill”, we will work with you to create a special memory. A variety of plans and options are available. Contact us for information. All parties require a minimum of two weeks notice.
We also have a 150+ seat theater available for rent.
The art organizations listed on this page rent space in our building and are provided here for your reference.
An Daire Academy of the Celtic Arts
The An Daire Academy of the Celtic Arts, the Northwest's Irish & Highland music and dance Center is teaching Irish dance classes and hosting an Irish dance camp this summer. Their mission: To build life-long community and self-esteem through dance.
The Skylark Tappers dance company promotes the art of tap dance by performing a repertoire of classic and contemporary tap pieces. The company has appeared at numerous events and functions in Portland, Oregon and surrounding areas.
Web site: http://www.skylarktappers.org/
Stages of Life Productions
Producers of the successful musicals Hot Flashes the Musical, Flashbacks, Mama's Got a Brand New Bag and Charles Brown Mid-life Christmas that have entertained many in our theatre. Catered food and drink is available before the show. See their web site for the next showing. Web site: Stages of Life.