Where is ACT located?
ACT is located in downtown Seattle, at the corner of 7th Avenue and Union Street. Visit Directions & Parking for more information.
Where is the best place to park?
Washington State Convention & Trade Center Garage, located at 8th Avenue and Pike Street. Evening prices are $6 after 5:00pm and $7 during the day (subscribing members pay only $4). Visit Directions & Parking for more information.
Is ACT accessible for patrons with disabilities?
Absolutely! Convenient parking is available at the Washington State Convention & Trade Center Garage, as well as easy drop off points near the entrance of our building. We have elevators that access each theatre lobby area and removable chairs in each theatre to accommodate wheelchair patrons.
I am hard of hearing, will I be able to enjoy the performance?
Yes, ACT is equipped with the SCR/Sennheiser Listening Enhancement System, which amplifies stage sounds with the aid of headsets. Headsets are available free of charge in the lobby. And they're not only for people with hearing loss! Headsets can be helpful for anyone wanting a bit of extra help to catch every line.
Do you have large print programs?
Yes, they are available for every ACT Mainstage production. Just ask a House Staff member before the show.
Does ACT have a restaurant at the theatre?
Not at this time, but we are looking to add one in the near future. In the meantime, enjoy the plethora of delicious restaurants as a part of your downtown experience. See Dining for a list of nearby restaurants.
May I bring children?
Our general recommendation is age 14 and older. However, we recommend that you call our Ticket Office at (206) 292-7676 to verify if a particular show is appropriate for you and your family. As a courtesy to our audience and actors on stage, ACT does not allow babes in arms or anyone younger than age five at any time. Everyone entering the theatre must have a ticket. Our annual holiday production of A Christmas Carol is recommended for ages five and older.
What is the dress code?
All we ask is that you come fully dressed and comfortable.
What is your policy on cameras, cell phones, pagers and other electronic devices?
Photographic or recording equipment are not allowed in the theatre. As a courtesy to our audience and actors on stage, we ask that all cell phones, pagers, and other electronic devices be turned off BEFORE the show.
Are food and drinks allowed in the theatre?
We allow drinks in our theatres, provided they are in a plastic cup with no ice. No glass allowed. And, please, no food.
May I exchange my tickets for another night?
Yes, IF you are a Subscriber or an ACTPass Monthly Member. Generally, non-Member tickets are not exchangeable. In case of an exception, fees will be applied.
What if I have an emergency and miss my performance?
We will make every effort to accommodate you for another performance. Give the ticket office a call and we will seat you on a space available basis. Fees will be applied.
Have a question? Contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or 206.292.7676, and we'll be happy to assist you.