The Allen Main Stage Theatre at School of the Arts is a traditional proscenium arch-style theatre, ideal for large scale productions, music, and dance presentations. There is ample wing space to accommodate temporary set storage or quick costume changes. The theatre has a fly system, backstage crossover, orchestra pit, projection capabilities, as well as sound and lighting systems which may be accessed upon request. Dressing rooms are located below the stage and performer's restrooms are within close proximity to the space.
The Allen Main Stage is handicapped accessible and includes a hearing device system.
Maximum seating capacity is 450. The Allen Main Stage includes a 200-seat balcony with elevator access; the first floor seats 250.
Despite its size, the Allen Main Stage still maintains an intimate feel and the artists can easily engage the audience.
Please call 585-324-3535 to schedule a tour and for current rental rates.