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Box Office

Frequently Asked Questions


Click here for step-by-step directions for buying tickets online (PDF)

 

How do I purchase tickets?

Resident Discounts

Senior and Student Discounts

Group Rates

Wheelchair Access

Hearing Impaired

ADA Accommodations

Contact Theatre

Seating Chart


For Information: 703-790-9223 / TTY: 711
The Alden is located within the McLean Community Center at 1234 Ingleside Ave. McLean, VA 22101

  

Hours *

Wed & Thu

5 - 9 p.m.

Fri & Sat

Noon - 9 p.m.

Sun-Tue

Closed*

 

*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
Available at the Box Office, by mail order, by fax 703-790-3187 or online using the resident promotion code.
All patrons residing within the MCC tax district are eligible for discounts on all Alden-sponsored events. Identification may be requested at the time tickets are purchased so that we may verify local residency. Residents purchasing tickets online or over the phone without using the promotion code will not be issued refunds for the price difference. If you do not know the promotion code, please call 703-790-0123 and a staff member will be happy to assist you.

 

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, by fax 703-790-3187 or online using discount code at checkout for some shows.


Group Rates are available for most performances and can be purchased online, by phone or at the Box Office. Please call the Box Office at 703-790-9223 for information.

 

Wheelchair Access
Seating is available for those who use wheelchairs. Please make arrangements when ordering tickets. A 48-hour notice is requested and is 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.

 

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, please refer to this page and there will be instructions how refunds will be issued. Residents purchasing tickets online or over the phone without using the promotion code will not be issued refunds for the price difference.

 

To Purchase Tickets

Box Office

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

By Mail

Click here for a printable order form. Please mail to the Alden Box Office.

By Fax

Fax mail order form to 703-790-3187

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 and it will take you to OvationTix. Some rates may not be available. Please call the Alden Box Office at 703-790-9223 for more information. Residents must enter the resident promotion code to receive the resident discount. Please call 703-790-0123 to obtain the resident code.

To contact the Alden:
Box Office Phone: 703-790-9223
TTY: 711
Fax: 703-790-3187
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