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Mead Center

A cultural destination in Southwest Washington, Arena Stage at the Mead Center for American Theater is a national center for the production, presentation, development and study of American theater.

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Transportation and Parking

Parking at Arena Stage is easy with our onsite parking garage! See details in your cart.

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Since its early days, Arena Stage has played a pioneering role in providing access for people with disabilities to its productions. With the grand opening of the Mead Center for American Theater, Arena Stage is dedicated more than ever to providing access for all patrons.

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Concessions are back! We are pleased to offer theater goers a choice of drinks and snacks before the show and during intermission. Pro tip: Avoid the line. Order your concessions before the show and they can be waiting for you for pick up when intermission begins.

Current Concession Menu

Restaurant Guide

Enjoy delicious fare from neighboring restaurants in Southwest including the Wharf.

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For patrons traveling from outside the D.C. area, or for locals who just want a special night away from home, Arena Stage is pleased to recommend these preferred hotel partners.

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