Allens Lane Art Center

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


A Night of the Arts

Our 2016 Sponsors:

Larry Liss and Pam Branco
Mary and Steve Kurtz
John and Lucy Strackhouse

Brenda and Todd Abrams
Lindy Communities
RP Management, Inc.
Stahl Electric, Inc.
Judy and Ken Weinstein

Lawrence M. Arrigale & Thomas H. Keels
Barbara Wallace & Associates, Inc.
Joseph Long - East Falls Auto
Robert J and Nancy K. Elfant
Fairmount Park Conservancy
Noël Butcher Hanley - Theater Committee
Charles W. Head, Jr. & John A. Faggotti
Interpret Green
IT Solutions
Paula Kem
Lindsay Insurance Group
Vicki Miles
Morey, Nee, Buck & Oswald, LLC
Caleb Meyer Studio
Caleb Meyer Studio
Results Theory, Inc.
Valley Green Bank
Weavers-Way Co-Op

Board of Directors 2015-16
Lucy Strackhouse - President
Mary Kurtz- -Vice President
Laurence Liss - Treasurer
Brenda Abrams - Secretary
Larry Arrigale
Khayla Atte
Noël Butcher Hanley
Craig Johnson
Paula A. Kem
Joshua Kulick
Vicki Miles
Margaret Salamon
Dorel Shanon
Barbara Wallace

A Night of the Arts Event Committee
Vicki Miles
Dorel Shanon
Mary Kurtz
Paula Kem
Kaye Baluarte
Angela Clark
Jimmy Clark
Anthony R. DiMarco
Toni Ann Flanigan
Tish Ingersol
Doris Kessler
Dan Moscow
Evelyn Olivieri
Beth Ounsworth
Dr. Robin L. Smith
William “Sam” Sneed
Sharon Strauff
Terry Trudeau


Join us for our 3rd Annual Benefit: "A Night of the Arts" on Saturday, June 10, 2017 at 6:00pm. the Center will be transformed that evening as each room will host a different performance or demonstration.

  • Visit our dance studio and participate in a line-dance demonstration.
  • Create a work of art in out ceramics studio that will be permanently installed in the art center.
  • Step out back and watch our artists at their craft with our outdoor RAKU kiln demonstrations.
  • Place your bids in our Fluhr Studio's Silent Art Auction by noted ceramic artists.
  • Enjoy our actors performing a selection of scenes from plays that will be offered in our 2017-18 Theater Season (a sneak peak of the upcoming season).
  • Help tell the story of Allens Lane Art Center by recording your story of how you became involved and check out our growing archie of photos and materials from decades gone past in the Carolyn and Howard Alber Gallery
  • Plenty of great food and an open bar.

Your ticket purchase helps support the four core programs at Allens Lane Art Center: Summer Art Camp, Performing and Visual Art Classes, Gallery Exhibitions and Theater Performances.

HELP make our event a success by becoming a SPONSOR! Just let us know of your interest and we'll send you details about how you or your company can become a sponsor. All sponsors get free tickets to the event plus recognition on the invitation, on the lobby poster, on our website, facebook and our email newsletters!

Ticket Information

  • Regular Tickets are $50 per person with reservations (call with credit card information or use the form below).
  • Did you ever take a class, show in our gallery, attend summer camp or act in one of our plays? Maybe you were a board member, volunteer or just came to one of our performances or receptions? If so, we appreciate your being a part of our story and would like to offer you our discounted Alumni Tickets for just $25 per person.
  • Online ticket sales end one day before the Benefit. There will be at-the-door tickets available.
  • Online and phone reservations are non-refundable.
  • Tickets are not mailed. Please give your name at the box office on the day of the event.
  • You can make a reservation by phone or by submitting the request form below. Either way, you can consider it confirmed unless you hear back from us. All reservations made with the form below are sent an email confirmation. Please make sure to submit your correct email address and check your spam folder in case you haven't received it.

By Phone: call (215) 248-0546. If you are unable to speak to a live person, please leave the following information on our voicemail:

  • Your Name
  • Number of tickets
  • Your phone number (with area code, please)
  • Your email address (if available)
  • We will contact you back to get your credit card number. Please do not leave you credit card number on our voicemail.
By Form: Please fill out the form below to make your reservation. Once you submit the form, a link will be provided to make additional reservations for other performances. *Required information: In order to use this form, you must supply us with your email address (otherwise the form will not work). If you do not wish to use your email address, please contact us by phone with your credit card information and we will be happy to make the reservation for you.

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  If you are a guest of one of the sponsors, please type in the sponsors name or company name. You will not need to fill out payment information below if you are a guest of a sponsor.

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