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The Callan Theatre
Catholic University Drama Complex
3801 Harewood Road NE
Washington, DC 20017

Directions and Parking
There is ample and free street parking at the theater.

street map Callan Theatre

From east (College Park, Greenbelt)
Take Queens Chapel Road into DC, which becomes Michigan Avenue. Turn right onto Harewood Road at the Shrine; the theater is half a mile up Harewood on the right.

From west (Adams Morgan, Georgetown)
At the intersection of 16th Street and Irving Street, two blocks east of the heart of Adams Morgan, go east on Irving (right if you are coming from downtown). Cross Georgia Avenue, pass the Washington Hospital Center, go under North Capitol Street. Irving dead-ends on Michigan Avenue; turn left onto Michigan. The next light, which comes up quickly, is Harewood Road; turn left onto Harewood. The theater is half a mile up Harewood on the right.

From north (Takoma Park, Langley Park)
Travel south on New Hampshire Avenue. Shortly after crossing from Maryland into DC, all New Hampshire Avenue traffic is diverted to the left and onto North Capitol Street just north of the intersection of North Capitol and Riggs Road. Travel down North Capitol Street for about a mile, pass the cemetery on the right; the road veers to the left and travels up a hill. The intersection at the top of the hill is with Taylor Street; turn left onto Taylor. On Taylor, the next light is the intersection with Harewood; go to the right onto Harewood. The theater is half a mile down Harewood on the left.

From south (Capitol Hill)
From the Capitol, go up North Capitol Street; cross New York Avenue, Rhode Island Avenue, and proceed another mile to the intersection of North Capitol and Michigan Avenue; turn right onto Michigan Avenue. Pass Trinity College on the right, go through the intersection with Irving Street and turn left at the next light, which is Harewood Road. The theater is half a mile up Harewood on the right.

From Virginia
Take 395N to the 14th Street Bridge. Take 14th Street up to Irving, and follow the directions for "west" above.

From Maryland
Take the Beltway to New Hampshire Avenue South and follow the directions for "north" above OR take Connecticut Avenue to Military Road east (a left turn). Eventually Military goes under 16th Street, crosses Georgia Avenue and becomes Missouri Avenue. Continue on Missouri until North Capitol Street; turn right onto North Capitol. Travel down North Capitol Street for about a mile, pass the cemetery on the right; the road veers to the left and travels up a hill. The intersection at the top of the hill is with Taylor Street; turn left onto Taylor. On Taylor, the next light is the intersection with Harewood; go to the right onto Harewood. The theater is half a mile down Harewood on the left.

Coming by Metro
Catholic University is located on the redline, at the Brookland-CUA station. The metro station is on the far east side of the campus, about a 15-minute walk from the theater, which is on the far west side of the campus. When exiting metro, go to the left, enter the campus, walk up a hill, and pass the library. Keep the Shrine on your left, and when you have come to the west side of the campus, the road will veer to the right. Shortly up that road, on the left and down a steep stairway, is the theater.

Locating the Callan
From Harewood Rd, the Callan Theatre is located on the rear of Catholic University's drama complex. The entrance to the Callan Theatre is accessed through the courtyard.

Map of Catholic University Drama Complex

Nearby Restaurants
The following are just a few the restaurants nearby the theatre, on the edge of Catholic University's campus. Click on the name of the restaurant to learn more about it.

Colonel Brooks’ Tavern
Bar Food
At 9th St NE
901 Monroe St NE
Washington, DC 20017
202-529-4002


Island Jim’s
Crab Shack & Tiki Bar
Barbecue, Southern, and Soul

At 9th St NE
901 Monroe St NE
Washington, DC 20017
202-529-4002


Tsim Yung
Chinese
Btwn 10th & 12th St NE
1022 Kearney St NE
Washington, DC 20017
202-635-1318