Directions to Show Locations
Getting to Davis Square
Most of Theatre@First's shows take place at a venue in or near Davis Square, Somerville. If you are driving, Davis Square is at the intersection of Elm St, Highland Ave, College Ave, and Holland Ave; it is just south of Powderhouse Circle (Broadway and Powder House Blvd), east of Teele Square (Curtis St and Broadway), and west of Porter Square, Cambridge (Massachusetts Ave). Parking is available at metered spots on the street and in several public parking lots within a 5-minute walk.
Via the MBTA, Davis Square can be reached directly by the Red Line subway (Davis Square station) or by several bus routes, including #'s 80, 87, 88, 90, 94, & 96. You can also take the 77 bus to the corner of Massachusetts Ave and Dover St and walk about 5 minutes north on Dover St to Davis Square.
6 William St., Somerville MA 02144 (Google Maps)
Unity Somerville is located four blocks up College Avenue from Davis Square, on the left side of the street, at the corner of William Street and College Avenue. The entrance to the theater is at the front of the building, on William Street. The performance space is not wheelchair accessible.
The Rockwell Theatre
255 Elm Street, Somerville, MA 02144 (Google Maps)
The Rockwell Theatre (formerly known as The Davis Square Theatre, and before that The Jimmy Tingle Theatre) is also in the heart of Davis Square, on Elm Street. Look for the marquee next to Thrive (a consignment store); the theater is located down the stairs and to the right, across from Saloon. The performance space is wheelchair accessible.