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Directions + Parking:
Boston Playwrights Theatre (BPT)
949 COMMONWEALTH AVENUE
BOSTON, MA 02115
From town, go past Kenmore Square and follow Commonwealth Avenue west. We are two long blocks past the BU Bridge on the right. Just past the Agganis Arena.
From the Massachusetts Turnpike:
From Mass Pike I-90, take exit 18, the Cambridge-Allston Exit, and bear to the right (Cambridge). At the second light (do not cross the river), turn right onto Storrow Drive. Take the first Exit (Boston University). Go right. You will come to a stop sign. Take another right onto Commonwealth Avenue. Continue two long blocks past the BU Bridge. Just past the Agganis Arena.
BPT patrons are welcome to park in the C-2 lot beneath Harry Aggains Arena next door. Parking is just $1 an hour on most days. The lot closes at 11 PM.
*Please note: If there is a hockey game, parking is an $8 flat rate. If there is another event such as a concert, the flat rate is $20. Check the Agganis Arena calendar to learn more. If lot C-2 is full, you may be asked to park at the Babcock Street lot, or at 808 Comm Ave, across from the BU Bridge. Other metered parking is available along Commonwealth Avenue and side streets.
Dinner and a Show? Boston Playwrights’ Theatre is conveniently located near fast food shops and family restaurants, some with world cuisine—Japanese, Thai, Italian, Chinese, Mexican. Please call 617-353-5443 with questions
MBTA Green Line:
Take the Green Line on the B (Boston College) Train west, out of town. Travel three stops past BU Central to the Pleasant Street stop. Just past the Agganis Arena.
MBTA Bus #57:
The 57 bus stops right outside our door at the Pleasant Street stop (right across from Harry Agganis Way.)