The Performing Arts and Humanities Building is home to the Earl and Darielle Linehan Concert Hall (PAHB 235,) the Proscenium Theatre (PAHB 103,) the Dance Cube (PAHB 337,) the Black Box Theatre (PAHB 127,) the Music Box (PAHB 151) and other venues.
Affectionately know on campus as the ‘PAHB,” the building houses state-of-the-art facilities and is highly energy efficient. Click here to learn more about this award-winning building.
Many productions and performances require an admission charge while lectures, film screenings and panel discussions and some concerts are often free (check event listing for details.) Tickets may be purchased on the day of the event from the Box Office on the first floor of the building, beginning 45 minutes prior to the production. Ticket purchases made at the door are cash only. ATM’s are located in the University Center and The Commons (see map). Tickets may be purchased in advance via MissionTix and should be printed prior to arrival on campus.
For discounted pricing at the door, students, seniors and UMBC community members should bring appropriate ID.
All ages are permitted to productions, but guests should be aware of events listed as for mature audiences only.
Directions and Parking
The Performing Arts and Humanities Building is located on Hilltop Road, off of Hilltop Circle — you can reach Hilltop Road from either direction around Hilltop Circle, once you reach it take Hilltop Road toward the center of campus.
For evening and weekend events, you may park for free in Lot 8., which is directly across Hilltop Road from the Performing Arts and Humanities Building. Take an immediate left into Lot 8 and park. (Geocode for the Performing Arts and Humanites Building is: 39.255363 -76.715370 )
Visitor parking is also available at metered garages located at Administration Drive, The Commons Drive and Walker Avenue. Meters are enforced Monday through Friday for hours posted. Except for meters, all other campus roadways and lots require UMBC permits Monday through Thursday from 7:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. and 7:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. on Friday. Permits are enforced year round. Fees are not enforced on University observed holidays.
For more information, please visit the campus visitor’s guide.