|Born||(1863-06-09)June 9, 1863|
Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
|Died||September 13, 1949(1949-09-13) (aged 86)|
Los Angeles, California, U.S.
Allen was born in Victoria, Colony of Vancouver Island to John Allen of Oakland, California. Allen and her sisters Louise Allen and Ray Allen were popular dancers in the 1880s. For nine years, she performed in a company headed by Nance O'Neil. She later had her own company in vaudeville.
Allen performed at Niblo's Garden for more than five years. Her Broadway credits include Blind Alleys (1924), Up and Down Broadway (1910), Uncle Tom's Cabin (1907), Judith of Bethulia (1904), The Fires of St. John (1904), Hedda Gabler (1904) and Magda (1904).
Allen died in Los Angeles, California.