PLAN YOUR VISIT
The Robert and Judi Newman Center for the Performing Arts is a beautiful, historical venue located on the University of Denver campus. The building and parking are conveniently located approximately one mile south of I-25 at the University exit.
The Newman Center is home to three large venues and a variety of smaller spaces, as well as lobby and exterior artwork. Considered one of the finest acoustic performance spaces in the Rocky Mountain West, it also houses the Lamont School of Music.
We look forward to welcoming you and would be delighted to answer any questions you may have. Please find additional information below.
Newman Center event parking
The Newman Center for the Performing Arts is located at 2344 East Iliff Avenue in Denver.
The Newman Center parking garage opens 90 minutes prior to performances and is located immediately south of the Newman Center at University and Wesley. Unless otherwise noted, parking is $12. Upon payment, a parking attendant will provide you with a permit to display on your dashboard. In the event the Newman Center parking garage reaches capacity, there will be a designated overflow lot (H1 & H2) made available and parking attendants will assist.
Please note: parking on the University of Denver campus requires payment or a parking permit at all times.
Box office parking
There is a twenty minute parking zone located directly in front of the Newman Center on Iliff Avenue that may be used when visiting the box office.
Additional parking information for the DU campus can be found here.
A variety of snacks, drinks, and alcoholic beverages are offered at most Newman Center events. Both cash and credit/debit cards are accepted.
The local neighborhood and Denver have a wide variety of food options. Here is a partial list of restaurants near campus.
Here are suggestions for local accommodations.
Wheelchair-accessible seating and areas are available upon request. Patron services staff (ushers) can help with getting from the door to your seats. Please indicate your request when purchasing tickets through the box office at 303-871-7720.
The parking garage immediately south of the Newman Center at University and Wesley has designated accessible parking and an elevator.
Deaf or Hard of Hearing
Listening devices are available. Check with the box office or patron services staff upon arrival to make use of this system.
Sign Language Interpretation
Sign language interpretation is available by request. Please contact the box office at 303-871-7720 to inquire about availability and tickets.
The Newman Center at the University of Denver does not discriminate on the basis of disability in admission or access to, treatment of, or employment in, its services, programs, or activities. As needed, accommodation will be provided to allow individuals with disabilities to participate in NCPA’s workforce, services, programs, and activities.
Please leave these items at home:
- Firearms, weapons, and dangerous devices
- Artificial noisemakers
- Recording devices, cameras with detachable lenses
- Glass bottles, cans, and any outside food or beverages
- Coolers, oversized bags
- Frisbees, beach balls, or projectiles
- Laser pointers
- Oversized signs or banners
- Any sign(s) with a stick or pole attached
- Illegal substances
- Strollers in performance spaces
- Animals (service animals are permitted)
- Any other items deemed unacceptable by management
To provide a safe environment for our guests, all bags, jackets, and coats are subject to search prior to admission to University of Denver events.