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Getting Here

Forum Theatre is in residence at the Silver Spring Black Box Theatre
(formerly Round House Theatre Silver Spring)

8641 Colesville Road
Silver Spring, MD 20910

* Please review our ticketing policy here. We reccomend arriving 30 minutes before the show to deal with parking. If you are trying to get Pay What You Want tickets, we suggest getting here an hour before to deal with parking/public transportation, and then going through our process to get your tickets. 

* Also: typing "Round House Silver Spring" into Google Maps will produce direction to the Education Center on Wayne Advenue, not the theatre. So be sure to type in the full address!



By Ride-On Bus: The Silver Spring station is served by Ride-On routes 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 8, 9, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 22, 28.

By Metrobus: The Silver Spring station is served by Metrobus routes 70, 71, J5, F4, F6, JH1, J2, J3, J4, Q2, S2, S4, Y8, Z5.

By Metro:The Silver Spring Black Box Theatre is located approximately two blocks (5 minute walk) from the Silver Spring station on the Metro's Red Line.

Metro riders should walk north on Colesville Road towards Downtown Silver Spring. The Theatre is located at 8641 Colesville Road, adjacent to the AFI/Silver Theatre. To check Metro fares and schedules visit



Forum Theatre is conveniently located near several public parking garages. Both the Wayne Avenue Garage and the Town Square Garage offer FREE parking after 7:00 p.m. on Monday–Friday. Parking is also FREE all day on weekends and holidays.

Town Square Garage
801 Ellsworth Drive
(Head east on Colesville and turn right on Fenton, then left on Roeder or Ellsworth)

Wayne Avenue Garage
921 Wayne Avenue
(Head east on Colesville from the East West Highway intersection and turn right on Wayne)

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By Car:

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From Bethesda
Take East-West Highway eastbound to Silver Spring. Turn left on Colesville Road. The theatre is located on the right just past Georgia Avenue. For Parking, pass Georgia Ave, then turn right on Fenton St. Turn Right on Wayne Ave.

From the Capital Beltway (I-495)
Take the southbound exit at either Colesville Road or Georgia Avenue. The roads intersect one-half block from the theatre.

From the District of Columbia
From 16th Street, cross the District line and immediately bear right (east) on Colesville Road. The Silver Spring Black Box Theatre will be on your right after you cross Georgia Avenue. Or from Georgia Avenue heading north, enter Silver Spring and turn right onto Colesville Road.


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Forum Theatre’s space in Silver Spring is ADA accessible.

Accessible seating for patrons with mobile impairments or physical apparatus is limited. Please
call ahead to reserve special seating at 301-588-8279.


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Where to Eat

Check out Forum Theatre’s favorite spots!

McGinty’s Public House
911 Ellsworth Dr
Silver Spring, MD 20910-4402
(301) 587-1270
  Lebanese Taverna
933 Ellsworth Dr
Silver Spring, MD 20910
(301) 588-1192
DaMarco Ristorante Italiano
8662 Colesville Road
Silver Spring, MD 20910
(301) 588-6999
  Nando’s Peri-Peri
924 Ellsworth Drive
Silver Spring, MD 20910
(301) 588 7280

Or take your pick from more than 100 options in Silver Spring:


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