Plan your celebration, business event, or performance on the Avenue of the Arts!

The Suzanne Roberts Theatre will provide the perfect backdrop for your special event. Serving as an anchor for Philadelphia’s vibrant and expanding arts district, the state-of-the-art theatre is conveniently accessible by all modes of transportation.

Theatre and Lobby Amenities

  • The 362-seat Mainstage auditorium includes plush orchestra, mezzanine and box seating with excellent sight lines from all locations
  • State-of-the-art lighting and sound facilities, ample wing space and generously-sized trap room, film screen, and 2,800 sq. ft. stage with resilient floor offer maximum flexibility
  • Newly installed professional caliber Digital Cinema Projection system with surround-sound
  • Film screen available to accommodate corporate presentations and other video/film events
  • Fully-accessible backstage, dressing rooms and Green Room
  • On-site public parking (in the Symphony House building)
  • Amenities include generous public restrooms, state-of-the-art accessibility for disabled persons, and nearby restaurants
  • Welcoming two-story, 3000 square foot, glass front lobby offers dramatic views of the Avenue of the Arts and makes a great space for receptions and events
  • Concession stand with liquor license, RAMP certified bar staff available
  • Open caterer policy – no exclusives
  • Technical Specifications Packet

Theatre and Lobby Rates

The Suzanne Roberts Theatre may be rented by the day; lobby rentals are available by the hour with a two hour minimum.

  • Lobby rentals are $400 per hour for non-profits and $600 per hour for for-profits
  • Theatre Rentals are $2,700 daily for non-profits and $5,500 daily for for-profits


For additional information on how to rent our theatre, availability, and to plan your event, contact Sydney Justice,  215.985.1400 x110 Or send her an email at