How to Get to the Reliance Theatre










































Find the Reliance Theatre once you are in the building can be challenging. Please watch this video walking from the main entrance to the Reliance Theatre.

The Reliance Theatre is located on the 1st floor of Emily Carr University of Art + Design. The building is best accessed from the southwest entrance, which faces Great Northern Way. The nearest address is 555 Great Northern Way. The entrance is an outward-swinging double door with hand-height buttons for automated opening. This entrance gives access to the building’s 2nd floor. The elevators are located down the hall to the right, approximately 80 steps from the entrance. 

Gender neutral washrooms are located on both the 1st and 2nd floors.  

Please contact us at with any questions and we will be happy to assist. 

Getting here:

  • TransLink access: nearest SkyTrain stop is VCC Station. #84 VCC/UBC bus stops along Great Northern Way in front of the building. 
  • Bicycle access: ECU campus is located on the Central Valley Greenway. Bike racks are located at the northeast and southwest entrances.
  • Vehicle access: Public and street parking in the area is greatly reduced due to the Broadway Subway Project construction, which will continue through 2025. There are a dozen stalls available in front of Kafka’s Coffee, located on the south-east side of campus and accessible from Carolina St. Underground parking is available at 565 Great Northern Way, located on the southeast side of campus and accessible from Carolina St.


If you are still having problems finding your way, you can text 1-604-819-9878 and someone will assist you.