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Living together in the community through the arts

Since its founding in 1953, Allens Lane Art Center has been a cornerstone of the Mt. Airy community by bringing the residents together to participate in and enjoy the arts.  Whether its art classes for children or adults, amazing art exhibitions or cutting edge plays on the mainstage, there is something for everyone at Allens Lane.

601 West Allens Lane ~ Philadelphia, PA 19119 ~ p: 215.248.0546 f: 215.248.0559

Allens Lane Theater

50 Years of Plays
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About Our Theater

Producing purposeful, challenging, and unique theater experiences centered around contemporary human issues which reflect the diversity and complexity of our community.  Our lineup presents the best in contemporary theater in an unique cabaret atmosphere. An intimate space guarantees that no one is far from the stage. Please note: regrettably, our second-floor theater is not currently accessible to people with disabilities and is only accessible by stairs.

You're invited to bring your own picnic dinners, snacks, beverages and desserts to enjoy in our cabaret setting. The theater is B.Y.O.B. (with ID). The house opens 50 minutes before curtain for subscribers and 40 minutes for non-subscribers to accommodate pre-show dining.    Reservations for each performance are required. No tickets will be issued. Please give your reservation name at the box office when you arrive. Free, off-street parking is available.

Showtimes: Fridays & Saturdays @ 8:00pm, Sundays @ 2:00pm.

Dinner, Dessert and Drinks from Myriad Delights

Did you forget that we encourage picnic dinners at Allens Lane Theater? No worries! Allens Lane Art Center has partnered with Myriad Delights to provide a theater commissary for soups, snacks, drinks (non-alcoholic), and other fine delectibles. In addition to this, Myriad is also now our in-house caterer. Come and taste the difference when you attend our next play!

Click here to see our new menu choices for this season and to pre-order your meal so it's waiting for you when you arrive.