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During the renovation of the McLean Community Center, The Alden will not have box office hours. Tickets are available online through our website and by phone through Ovatontix at 1-866-811-4111 from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m., Monday through Friday, or 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Saturday and Sunday. A $2 convenience fee applies to phone orders. Tickets will also be available at the door of the venue where the show is taking place.

For questions and ADA accommodations, call 571-296-8385 or email Evelyn Hill at evelyn.hill@fairfaxcounty.gov.

 

 Frequently Asked Questions

How do I purchase tickets?

Resident Discounts

Senior and Student Discounts

Group Rates

Wheelchair Access

Hearing Impaired

ADA Accommodations

Contact Theatre

Cell Phone Use

Seating Chart


For Information: 571-296-8385
The Alden is located within the McLean Community Center at 1234 Ingleside Ave. McLean, VA 22101

  

Hours *

Thu & Fri

4 - 8 p.m.

Sat

4 - 8 p.m.

Sun

12 - 4 p.m.*

 

*The Box Office is always open one hour prior to a ticketed performance.

 

Seating Capacity
The capacity of the Alden is limited to the number of available seats in accordance with Fairfax County fire regulations. Therefore, for your safety, parents may not hold children in their laps without providing a separate, purchased seat and a no standing room policy is strictly enforced.

 

Reservations
The Alden box office does not accept reservations for any event. Tickets must be purchased in order for seats to be reserved.
 

Resident Discounts
Resident discounts are available at the box office, by mail order, by fax (703-790-3187), by phone (1-866-811-1111) or online (aldentheatre.org).

 
All patrons residing within the MCC tax district (Small District 1A-Dranesville) are eligible for discounts on all Alden-sponsored events. Identification may be requested at the time tickets are purchased so that we may verify residency. For online purchases, you must select the resident price from the drop down menu at check out. Refunds will not be issued for failing to select resident price.

 

Senior and Student Discounts
Available at the Box Office, by mail order, by fax 703-790-3187 or online for some shows.
Student and senior (60+) discounts are available. Proof of age or ID may be requested. Not available for all performances

 

Group Rates

 

Available at the box office, by mail order, fax, phone and online for purchase of 8 or more tickets to selected Alden-presented events. Enter promo code "Group8" online for discount. Group rates are not available for children’s events.

 

Wheelchair Access

Seating is available for those who use wheelchairs. Please email Patron Services Manager Evelyn Hill, evelyn.hill@fairfaxcounty.gov, or call the box office at 571-296-8385, to reserve this seating. A 48-hour notice is requested and appreciated.

 

Hearing Impaired
The Alden is equipped with an infrared audio system for those who are hearing impaired. It can be used with or without a hearing aid. Please inquire at the Box Office.

 

Cell Phone Use
In order to give our patrons the best experience possible, the use of smartphones or other electronic devices is strictly prohibited at The Alden. All devices must be turned off and stored by the beginning of the show and must remain off through the duration of the performance. Failure to do so may result in ejection from the theatre.

 

Accommodations for Individuals with Disabilities and Other Special Needs
The Alden is fully ADA compliant and will make arrangements for reasonable accommodations. To ensure our ability to meet your needs, requests must be made no less than 14 working days prior to performance or activity you wish to attend.

 

Rows B, D, F and H in the orchestra section feature aisle seats with armrests that can be raised.

These tickets can be ordered both online and at the box office.

 

 

 

 

Ticket refunds

There are no refunds for any ticketed event at The Alden. The exception is for performances that have been cancelled. In that event you will be contacted by email or phone explaining how refunds will be processed. If you have any questions you can call the box office (571-296-8385). Refunds for the price difference will not be issued to residents who purchase without selecting the resident rate at checkout.

 

To Purchase Tickets

Box Office

We accept Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover, checks, & cash.

 

 

 

 

By Phone

Call 1-866-811-4111 from 9am-9pm M-F or 10am-6pm Sat-Sun.
$2.00 convenience fee applies to phone orders.

Online

Click on the “Buy Tickets” button next to the event it will take you to OvationTix. Some rates may not be available. Please call the Alden Box Office (703-790-9223), if you require assistance. Residents must select the resident price from the drop down menu at checkout to receive the resident discount.

 

To contact the Alden:
Box Office Phone: 571-296-8385
TTY: 711
Fax: 703-790-3187
Email the Patron Services Manager

 

* In order to give our patrons the best experience possible, the use of smartphones or other electronic devices is strictly prohibited at The Alden. All devices must be turned off and stored by the beginning of the show and must remain off through the duration of the performance. Failure to do so may result in ejection from the theatre.

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