Jack Morton Auditorium

805 21st Street NW

The Jack Morton Auditorium (JMA), housed in the Media and Public Affairs Building, is a fixed seat venue with the capacity to seat up to 244 people. The auditorium offers full TV production capability, digital sound and video recording and video conferencing. It is an ideal location for any event involving current issues, cultural performances or public/government affairs. JMA is often used along with reception space in with the Art Gallery Lobby or Lower Lower Level Lobby. 

Theater 244

  • Inventory of in-house furniture to accommodate stage and registration setups 

  • Fixed seat venue with the capacity to seat up to 244 guests 

  • Outlets built into audience seating for convenient access to power 

  • Access to green rooms, kitchenette with glassware for speakers/panelists on stage, and dedicated coat room for guests use or storage during events  

  • Large built-in screens for projection to display PowerPoints, videos, and graphics for marketing purposes