The Auditorium

view of the auditorium stage and seating

Could our auditorium host your event?

Chemeketa Salem is home to the auditorium, a 440 seat conference/performance rental facility. the auditorium is prominently placed on the east side of the Chemeketa Salem campus in Building 6. The distinctive curved roof line makes the facility easy to find from 45th street. It is also convenient to parking in the purple lot.

The auditorium is equipped with everything you may need to host a conference or training. In it you will find a house sound system to enhance your presentation along with data projection and free Wi-Fi. Catering is also available through Winema Events, our onsite catering service.

The auditorium is designed for theatrical performances. In the facility there is full stage lighting and sound reinforcement. The 1,000 square foot stage will accommodate all but the largest productions. Pentacle Theater performs their benefit musical yearly to sell out audiences here. Local schools also bring their theatrical endeavors to perform on stage.

Music performances fit well on stage. The architecture of the space is well designed acoustically for the enjoyment of music. Performances on the stage have included Willamette Valley Chamber Orchestra, Willamette Valley Symphony Orchestra, and Poetry Jams. The stage has been the site for many choral performances. The performances include The Chemeketa Chorus and the Salem Senate Aries. Another music event on the stage is The Old Time Fiddlers Association's yearly contest.

These are just a few of the many uses of the auditorium on the Chemeketa Salem campus. For information about renting this facility please E-mail or call Terry Rohse, Auditorium Coordinator, at 503.589.7871.