Irvine Auditorium

University of Pennsylvania

Philadelphia, PA

Opened: 1929

Seats: 1,249

Architect: Julian Abele

www.vpul.upenn.edu

The auditorium, on the Perelman Quad, was designed by Julian Abele, the first African-American graduate of Penn's School of architecture. The room's high ceilings, long reverb and confusing backstage make it more appropriate for music than drama.

Irvine Auditorium - Irvine Auditorium
04/18/2002 10:09:19
Irvine Auditorium
Irvine Auditorium - Irvine Auditorium
03/13/2006 09:37:08
Irvine Auditorium
Irvine Auditorium - Irvine Auditorium
03/13/2006 08:15:38
Irvine Auditorium
Irvine Auditorium - Irvine Auditorium
03/13/2006 10:29:03
Irvine Auditorium

Living in a clean, efficient, densely populated city is not exactly the end of the world. Where would you rather spend your vacation: Paris or Houston? (Jeff Rubin)