Berwyn’s reputation as a live music destination continues to blossom. Lovers of live theater, you’ve got options, too! 16th Street Theater is a playwright’s theater. Premiering regional works and showcasing groundbreaking new work are part of this theater’s mission. Options for subscription series offered by this non-profit theater make great art even more accessible. 16th Street Theater also offers classes, camps, and a summer conservatory program, each serving a wide range of ages from kids to adults.
Many of the local restaurants, bars, and lounges like Cigars & Stripes BBQ Lounge also offer storytelling, comedy, open mic, and other performances beyond live music.