Facility Rental

ibrahim theater

Interested in renting Lightbox Film Center’s Ibrahim Theater for your event?

The Ibrahim Theater is a fully-equipped, multi-purpose theater facility that seats up to 360 people. Featuring a state-of-the-art concert sound-system, the theater can accommodate a variety of music presentations from small acoustic ensembles to fully amplified 10+ piece bands. The Ibrahim Theater is also ideal for film and video screenings, with the capability to project 16mm and 35mm film as well as most video formats including DCP, Blu-ray, DVD, DigiBeta, BetaSP, MiniDV, and VHS video formats. Additional devices can be incorporated into our system. Our lighting system is equipped with a digital lighting board, and there is also access from the stage, which is perfect for PowerPoint lectures and other visual presentations. The retractable stadium-style seating also allows flexibility for large social events, dinners, galas, dances, and receptions. With a knowledgeable staff ready to assist you, we can provide a complete package for any event.

Conference Rooms

International House Philadelphia also features a wide variety of conference rooms perfectly sized to accommodate the needs of any group, a perfect addition to the theater for large conferences.

Our private event space features:

  • Affordable rates suitable for nonprofits and educational groups

  • Easy access to and from Center City

  • A state-of-the-art, fully-equipped theater

  • Wi-Fi

  • Ethernet ports in every room

  • Conference call capabilities

  • On-site catering kitchen

  • Audiovisual equipment rentals

  • No exclusive vendors 

For more information on IHP’s conference center, please click here. To view our Conference Center and Theater brochure, click here.

For more information or to request a space rental, please contact Sarah Christy, Director of Programs and Events, at sarahc@ihphilly.org or 215-895-6539.

Interested in renting Lightbox Film Center’s Ibrahim Theater for your event?

The Ibrahim Theater is a fully-equipped, multi-purpose theater facility that seats up to 360 people. Featuring a state-of-the-art concert sound-system, the theater can accommodate a variety of music presentations from small acoustic ensembles to fully amplified 10+ piece bands. The Ibrahim Theater is also ideal for film and video screenings, with the capability to project 16mm and 35mm film as well as most video formats including DCP, Blu-ray, DVD, DigiBeta, BetaSP, MiniDV, and VHS video formats. Additional devices can be incorporated into our system. Our lighting system is equipped with a digital lighting board, and there is also access from the stage, which is perfect for PowerPoint lectures and other visual presentations. The retractable stadium-style seating also allows flexibility for large social events, dinners, galas, dances, and receptions. With a knowledgeable staff ready to assist you, we can provide a complete package for any event.

Conference Rooms

International House Philadelphia also features a wide variety of conference rooms perfectly sized to accommodate the needs of any group, a perfect addition to the theater for large conferences.

Our private event space features:

  • Affordable rates suitable for nonprofits and educational groups

  • Easy access to and from Center City

  • A state-of-the-art, fully-equipped theater

  • Wi-Fi

  • Ethernet ports in every room

  • Conference call capabilities

  • On-site catering kitchen

  • Audiovisual equipment rentals

  • No exclusive vendors 

For more information on IHP’s conference center, please click here. To view our Conference Center and Theater brochure, click here.

For more information or to request a space rental, please contact Nana-Ama A. Kyeremeh, Conference Center & Events Manager, at nanak@ihphilly.org or 215-387-2275.