Space Rental

Kelly Strayhorn Theater & The Alloy Studios
Two unique venues, conveniently located in Pittsburgh’s East End

Limitless Capabilities

Kelly Strayhorn Theater and the Alloy Studios are two professionally-equipped venues located in the heart of the Penn Avenue Arts district. These spaces play host to a collection of exciting events throughout the year and can accommodate a wide range of events such as concerts, dance performances, theater productions, lectures, and meetings — all at competitive market-based rates.

We specialize in full service event support!

Included in your rental is a full team of support staff from House Managers, technical production support, and coming soon — a full-service licensed bar. We are here to see make your event shine.


Kelly Strayhorn Theater

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Kelly Strayhorn Theater is an intimate, 350-seat multiple-use performance venue. A celebrated part of Pittsburgh’s architectural and entertainment heritage, the Kelly Strayhorn Theater is a stage for local/regional artists and arts organizations to take risks and present new work. The theater and lobby are great for performances, screenings, meetings, and other special events.


The Alloy Studios

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The Alloy Studios are two newly renovated studio spaces designed to accommodate exclusive public performance events, classes, workshops, rehearsals, and much more. The ground floor studio features an LED theatrical lighting plot, professional sound, and sprung dance floor. The upstairs studio is a spacious, mirrored dance studio that overlooks Penn and Stratford Avenues. Both studios are wheelchair accessible.


Rental Form

Please complete the questionnaire below and an Event Manager will contact you to discuss details and create a cost estimate for your event. We recommend beginning the rental process at least six weeks prior to your proposed event date.

Please note: Any requests for space, dates, hours, and services shall not be deemed confirmed unless a contract and invoice are issued and signed by both parties, and a non-refundable deposit has been submitted. Application does not suggest a formal agreement.

For more information e-mail rentals@kelly-strayhorn.org or call 412.363.3000