PSI Theatre at Durham Arts Council

PSI Theatre at Durham Arts Council

120 Morris Street
Durham, NC 27701

PSI Theatre is an intimate and versatile 180 capacity performance space located on the upper level of the Durham Arts Council Building, directly behind the Carolina Theatre in the Warehouse District, within short walking distance of restaurants and bars in downtown Durham’s American Tobacco Campus.

Directions 

From Chapel Hill via Hwy 15-501

-Follow US-15 N/US-501 N/Durham-Chapel Hill Blvd to exit 108B 

-Follow NC-147 S for 2.2 miles to exit 13 

-Turn left and follow W Chapel Hill Street for .5 miles 

-Turn left on Morris, Durham Arts Council Building will be immediately on the right

From Raleigh, Cary and points East

-Follow I-40 West to exit 279B 

-Follow NC-147 N for 8 miles 

-Exit onto S Duke Street and turn right on W Chapel Hill Street 

-Turn left on Morris, Durham Arts Council Building will be immediately on the right

From Greensboro, Burlington and points West

-Follow I-85 N to exit 172 

-Follow NC-147 S for 4.3 miles to exit 13 

-Turn left and follow W Chapel Hill Street for .5 miles

-Turn left on Morris, Durham Arts Council Building will be immediately on the right

From points North via I-85

-Follow I-85 South to exit 177 

-Turn left and follow N Roxboro Street for .4 miles 

-Turn slight left and follow N Mangum Street for 1 mile 

-Turn right and follow E Chapel Hill Street for .3 miles 

-Turn right on Morris, Durham Arts Council Building will be immediately on the right

Parking 

Parking

Public parking is available at the Manning Place parking lot beside the Durham Arts Council, on Morris and Morgan Streets, and in the parking deck on the corner of Morris and Morgan.

Nearby Restaurants 

Mateo

$$
(919) 530-8700
107 West Chapel Hill Street
Durham, NC 27701

Mateo Bar de Tapas is the first solo venture from owner/chef Matthew Kelly, housed in the old Book Exchange building in the heart of downtown Durham. Featuring a menu that blends the flavors of Spain with beloved ingredients and dishes of the South. Mateo offers a casual, yet refined, menu of Spanish small plates with a Southern inflection. Accompanying the food is a robust Spanish wine list as well as one of the largest sherry offerings in the country.

Toast

$
(919) 683-2183
345 West Main Street
Durham, NC 27701

Toast, owned by Billy & Kelli Cotter, strives to follow he Italian tradition of simple cooking using seasonal local food while maintaining the shortest possible distance from the garden to the table. This exceptional sandwich and soup shop sources produce and cheese from local farmers, uses artisanal bread baked in downtown Durham, and house-cures their meats; in addition, they feature a superb selection of beer and wine by the glass. Order at the counter and eat either in their casual dining room or outside on the patio.

Pizzeria Toro

$$
(919) 908-6936
105 East Chapel Hill Street
Durham, NC 27701

Pizzeria Toro owner/chef Gray Brooks serves superb brick-oven pizza and scintillating appetizers featuring locally-sourced ingredients — their kale salad is a low key, but delicious favorite. The menu also tastings of gourmet ham and handmade desserts. A bar off the main dining room serves exquisite cocktails, as well as a fine selection of beer and wine.

Dame's Chicken & Waffles

$$
(919) 682-9235
317 West Main Street
Durham, NC 27701

Crispy, Southern fried chicken meets deliciously sweet European decadence, in the form of fresh made Belgian waffles. Dame’s serves world-class, comfort food combinations in downtown Druham, chef Damion Moore's menue features fried chicken, golden brown waffles, collard greens and delicious mac n' cheese.

Dos Perros

$$
(919) 956-2750
200 North Mangum Street
Durham, NC 27701

Dos Perros offers fresh and authentic Mexican cuisine, an extensive craft beer list, carefully chosen wines, and award-winning cocktails. Their house-made aguas frescas (watermelon, hibiscus, and more) are delicious by themselves or in several of their innovative cocktails. The dining room is warm, comfortable, and upscale without being stuffy.

Rue Cler

$$
(919) 682-8844
401 East Chapel Hill Street
Durham, NC 27701

Rue Cler offers an authentic French bistro experience in downtown Durham. Highlights of the seasonally changing menu include French onion soup, duck confit with spaetzle, steak frites, moules frites, coq au vin, and roast chicken.

The Counting House

$$$
919.956.6760
111 N Corcoran Street
Durham, NC 27701

Inside the newly renovated museum-hotel 21c, The Counting House bridges the world of contemporary visual art (including installations by Jeff Koons, Marcel Duchamp, Hong-Yo Ji, Johnston Foster, and David Mach) and that of cutting-edge cuisine. Surrounded by the work of some of today's greatest artists you can sample their award-winning menu featuring such delightful dishes as fresh mussels and beef tartare, flawless steaks and local pork belly.