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Directions to the Theater

Staller Center is located at:

100 Nicolls Road
Main Entrance, West Campus
Stony Brook University
Stony Brook NY 11794

Parking is free in the Visitors’ Parking Garage for live season performances at Staller Center. There are also parking lots near Staller Center for those who would prefer them.

By car: Take the Long Island Expressway (495) to Exit 62 North-Nicolls Road (Rte. 97). Travel 9 miles north to the Main Entrance, West Campus of Stony Brook University. (Go past the South Campus entrance.) Turn left on Shirley Kenny Drive into the campus, follow the signs and proceed to the Parking Garage. Staller Center is diagonally across from the Administration Building. Parking lots are available off Circle Drive by turning right instead of proceeding to the garage.

By train: Take the Long Island Railroad, Port Jefferson line from Penn Station to Stony Brook. Cabs are available at the station. It is approximately one mile to Staller Center. Stony Brook University buses also pick up from the Commuter Parking area by the station. If you like to walk, Staller Center can be reached by walking across the playing fields along a pathway.

If using GPS:  Enter "Staller Center for the Arts" into your navigation system.  

Walking Map to Staller

Handicap Drop-off 

Covid Guidelines

The Staller Center prioritizes the safety of its patrons, staff and students, and will observe the following Covid-19 protocols.

Effective March 15, 2022:
We will no longer be doing vaccine checks.
Masks are optional for patrons, but encouraged, while inside the venue.

We will reevaluate as needed based on Federal, State, and University guidance.  Please understand that some artists/shows may require stricter protocols for their shows at the Staller Center.

All audience members are advised to not attend if they feel unwell, have symptoms of Covid-19 or have recently been exposed to someone with the virus.

With these guidelines, the Staller Center ticket policy for return or exchange of tickets will be liberalized to accommodate patrons who cannot attend due to the above.

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