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Frank Thompson Hall

Home of Titmus Theatre, Kennedy-McIlwee Studio Theatre
and The Crafts Center


Thompson Hall GPS Address
2241 Dunn Avenue
Raleigh, NC 27607

Google Maps: Thompson Hall >


The entrance to Titmus Theatre and Kennedy-McIlwee Studio Theatre is on Dunn Avenue.

The entrance to The Crafts Center is on Jensen Drive.



>Take I-40 West to the Gorman Street exit (#295).
>At the bottom of the ramp, merge right onto Gorman St.
>Stay on Gorman for 1.1 miles to traffic light at Avent Ferry Road.
>Turn right onto Avent Ferry.
>Go 1.4 miles to traffic light at Western Blvd.
>Turn right onto Western.
>Go 0.5 miles to Pullen Road (look for a turning lane on your left)
>Turn left onto Pullen.
>Go 0.3 miles to Dunn Avenue.
>Turn left onto Dunn.
>Thompson Hall is on the left.


>Take I-40 East to Wade Avenue exit (#289)
>Go 3.2 miles on Wade.
>Keep left to stay on Wade Avenue.
>Go 0.6 miles on Wade to traffic light at Faircloth St.
>Turn right onto Faircloth.
>Go 0.5 miles on Faircloth to light at Hillsborough St.
>Turn left on Hillsborough.
>Go 1.3 miles on Hillsborough to traffic circle past bell tower.
>At traffic circle, take first right exit onto Pullen Road.
>Go 0.1 miles to Dunn Avenue.
>Turn right on Dunn.
>Thompson Hall is on the left.



Free Parking for Thompson Hall

For Thompson Hall events, there is ample, FREE public parking in the Reynolds Coliseum Parking Deck and the Jeter Drive Parking Lot. No permit is required after 5 PM on Monday-Friday; no permit required on Saturday and Sunday.


Coliseum Parking Deck: Once you turn on Dunn Avenue, you'll pass Thompson Hall on your left. Take a quick left on Jensen Drive, then a quick right into the parking deck entrance.

Google Maps: Coliseum Parking Deck >


Jeter Drive Parking Lot: Once you turn on Dunn Avenue, you'll pass Thompson Hall on your left. Go one block, turn left on Jeter Drive and park in the surface lot on your right.


If you need to park on Monday-Friday during business hours, there is an hourly pay parking lot on the lower level of the Coliseum Parking Deck.



Thompson Hall Parking Map




Download a Parking Map [PDF] >




Meredith College - Jones Auditorium

ARTS NC STATE also presents performances at Meredith College's Jones Auditorium.


Meredith College GPS Address

3800 Hillsborough Street

Raleigh, NC 27607

Google Maps: Meredith College >


Jones Auditorium is located on East Campus Drive.


Directions: From Meredith College's main entrance, pass the gate house. Once in the roundabout, take the second right to stay on Main Campus Drive. Then turn right at Johnson Hall (large building with columns and fountain) onto East Campus Drive. Jones Auditorium is on the left.


Parking: For evening performances, there is FREE parking all along Main Campus Drive and East Campus Drive. No permit is required.


Meredith College Campus Map >



Talley Student Union

The programs of ARTS NC STATE will be presenting in a variety of venues while the Talley renovation and addition is underway. Please read your ticket and promotional information carefully to note where the performance will be held.


Some sections of the Talley Student Union will reopen in Spring 2014, with the rest opening back up in Spring 2015. Cates Avenue may have restricted access during the renovation. Please plan your travel accordingly.


Updates on Talley Renovation and Addition >



Talley Student Union GPS Address
2610 Cates Avenue
Raleigh, NC 27695

Google Maps: Talley Student Union >




Ticket Central in Thompson Hall: 919-515-1100
Talley Student Union: 919-515-3138