The Best Theaters In Los Angeles
Updated: Sep 26, 2019
When it comes to theaters, Los Angeles has everything needed to satisfy your cultural craving for the arts. From cinema, comedy shows, to live musical performances, living in the "Entertainment Capital of The World" has its benefits, not failing to mention a guaranteed venue for whatever you wish to see.
Type of Venue: Amphitheater in the Hollywood Hills
Notable Facts: Opened July 11, 1922 and named one of the 10 best live music venues in America by Rolling Stone Magazine in 2018
Location: 2301 N Highland Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90068
"To Play, See And Be Among The Stars"
Type of Venue: Music venue located in Griffith Park
Notable Facts: Opened September 25, 1930
Location: 2700 N Vermont Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90027
... aka the LA PHIL
Type of Venue: Globally renowned music venue
Notable Facts: Designed by Frank Gehry and opened on October 24, 2003
Location: 111 S Grand Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90012
At CityWalk Hollywood
Type of Venue: Movie Theater
Notable Facts: Situated at the notable Universal CityWalk. The dining, entertainment and retail district across from the theme parks of Universal Studios
Location: 100 Universal City Plaza, Universal City, CA 91608
AT UNIVERSAL CINEMA AMC
TCL CHINESE THEATRE IMAX, HOLLYWOOD
Type of Venue: movie palace on the historic Hollywood Walk of Fame
Notable Facts: One of the most iconic movie theaters in the world and also offers 3d films in IMAX with laser protection.
Location: 6925 Hollywood Blvd, Hollywood, CA 90028
AT TCL CHINESE THEATRE IMAX
Type of Venue: Historic movie theater
Notable Facts: Owned by filmmaker Quentin Tarantino since 2007 the New Beverly Cinema is a historic movie theater located in Los Angeles, California. Housed in a building that dates back to the 1920s, it is one of the oldest revival houses in the region.
Location: 7165 Beverly Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90036
Type of Venue: Fully restored movie palace in Hollywood
Notable Facts: Converted from a playhouse to a theatre, El Capitan Theatre is Disney's theater in Hollywood and it exclusively plays host to Disney premieres and reruns.
Location: 6838 Hollywood Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90028
Type of Venue: Extravagant and Ornate Movie Palace.
Notable Facts: Built in 1911, opened in 1931 and declared Landmark status on August 15, 1979. Available for filming*
Location: 615 S Broadway, Los Angeles, CA 90014