Event Types Welcomed

Adult Social Events
Corporate Social Events
Family Reunions
Wedding Ceremonies
Wedding Receptions


The El Rey Theatre is an original art deco theatre in the heart of the Miracle Mile, one of Los Angeles’ preserved art deco districts. The El Rey is a registered Historic-Cultural Monument built in 1936 and designed by Clifford Balch. After more than 50 years as a first-class movie house, the El Rey was converted into a live music venue in 1994. The El Rey is the ideal intimate venue to host an array of private and social events featuring a sweeping staircases, VIP balcony lounge, and a grand ballroom fully-equipped with exceptional stage, lighting and sound. Amenities include the grand ballroom, concert quality sound system, state-of-the-art lighting system, VIP lounge, valet and self-parking, event management and full security.


771 Standing Room Capacity
390 Floor Theater Style Capacity
200 Banquet Rounds Capacity
46 Balcony
8 in Each VIP Booth
Stage, Sound + Lighting
Custom LED Lighting on Chandeliers
Private VIP Balcony + Bar
Up to 3 Bar Locations
2 Dressing Rooms on Stage

Featured Amenities

Accessible Facilities
Paid Parking
Theater Seating

Venue Location + Transportation


5515 Wilshire Boulevard,

Los Angeles Los Angeles, 90036



Nearby Airport

Burbank - minutes

Nearby International Airport

LAX - minutes


Parking on Site: No

Things to Know


Must Use In-House Catering: No

External Catering Allowed: Yes

Cultural Catering Available: Yes

Food And Beverage Onsite: Yes

Venue Policies

Alcohol Consumption: Yes

Smoking Permitted: No

ADA Accessible: Yes


Full Sound & Lighting system is included in rental.

Guest Wi-Fi: Fee

Onsite Tech Support: Yes

Equipment Available On-Site: