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Chandos Pattison Auditorium

10238 168th Street, Surrey, BC, V4N 1Z4

604-581-2981 BOX OFFICE: 604-582-7285

The Chandos Pattison Auditorium is a beautiful, acoustically-superb space for Pacific Academy students and community events.



Performing Arts Venue | Concert Hall


Neighbourhood | Surrey
Getting There | To the Pacific Academy: heading west on the Transcanada Hwy., take Exit 53 to 176 St. Turn left on Barnston Dr. West, and another left on to 168 St.

Profile Last Updated: May 29, 2007

In Support of the Arts…
The Chandos Pattison Auditorium is located on the south side of Pacific Academy, an independent Christian school nestled in a residential neighborhood in North Surrey. The auditorium was built as a performance space for the school's excellent fine arts program and it remains true to its mission to this day. Superb acoustics, a Yamaha grand piano, and an orchestra pit are just some of its many features. During the school year, watch talented aspiring young dancers, singers, musicians and actors take to the stage in a range of productions including plays, musicals, dances, choirs and string ensembles. All school productions are free for the public.

… and the Community
Named after B.C. industrialist Jimmy Pattison's father, the Chandos Pattison Auditorium is usually reserved for in-house productions and academic events. But occasionally, it is rented out to community organizations attracted to the auditorium's fantastic space and superb acoustics. The Vancouver Symphony Orchestra performs here regularly for suburban music-lovers. It is also a good venue for conferences, seminars, and workshops. Aside from the 1,500-seat theatre, the building also has a lobby and a multi-purpose room available for pre- or post-event functions or stand-alone bookings. June is a busy time as the auditorium gets booked for other secondary schools’ convocation ceremonies.


Call In Advance: Bookings must be made eight months in advance and are accepted at the discretion of the school administration.

Food & Drink: Catering available on request. No alcohol.

Access: Wheelchair accessible (six spots available).