KST Locations

Kelly Strayhorn Theater :: 5941 Penn Avenue, Pittsburgh, Pa. 15206

Admin Offices / KST’s Alloy Studios :: 5530 Penn Avenue, Suite A, Pittsburgh, Pa. 15206
(Use Stratford Ave entrance)

Phone 412.363.3000 :: Fax 412.363.4320 ::

For press/development inquiries, please refer to our Staff Directory

Kelly Strayhorn Theater is located just minutes from Downtown, Shadyside, Oakland, Bloomfield, Highland Park and Penn Hills — situated near the corner of Penn and Highland Avenues, directly across Penn Ave from the East Liberty Presbyterian Church.

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For accessibility information contact our admin offices at 412.363.3000.

Driving Directions

From the Fort Pitt Tunnel:
Cross the Fort Pitt Bridge and take Liberty Ave to Baum Blvd. then make a left on Baum Blvd., and proceed to Highland Ave. Turn left on Highland Ave. and left again on Penn Ave. KST is at 5941 Penn Ave, across the street from the East Liberty Presbyterian Church.

From the Liberty Tubes/Downtown Pittsburgh:
Cross the Liberty Bridge from the South Hills, coming into Pittsburgh. Continue to Bigelow Boulevard. Follow Bigelow towards Oakland. Bear left at Craig Street. Turn left on Baum Blvd and proceed to Highland Ave. Make a left on Highland Ave and then a left on Penn Ave. KST will be on the right.

From I-376 W (inbound):
Take the Edgewood/Swissvale exit and turn right on Braddock Ave. Follow Braddock to the 3rd traffic light and turn left on Penn Ave. Continue to 5941 Penn.

From PA Route 28:
Cross the Highland Park Bridge to Washington Blvd. Turn right on Penn Ave. Continue to 5941 Penn.


Parking available behind the Carnegie Library East Liberty Branch, enter from Beatty Street and also at the East Busway (Highland and Center Avenues).

Metered street parking is available on Penn Ave, Highland Ave and throughout Penn Circle.

Public Transportation

Port Authority 412.442.2000

Take any of buses listed below within a block or less of the Kelly Strayhorn Theater.

64, 71C, 74, 74B, 77, 81B, 86, 88, 89A, 500, EBA