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This directory is for theatres between:

the Los Angeles River on the east  |  Figueroa Street on the west (plus a few outliers farther west)
18th Street on the south  |  1st Street on the north ( + a few blocks farther north on Main and Spring)


Head to our
Los Angeles Theatres by Street Address  or 
LA Theatres -- alphabetical list 
pages for theatres outside the downtown core.
 


Street by Street


 

     1st St.    


121 W. 1st St.
  Fischer's Theatre
Also known as the Spanish
and the Princess.


115 E. 1st St.
Hollander Theatre

230 E. 1st St.
  International Theatre


320 E. 1st St.
Progressive Theatre

Also known as the Tivoli


324 E. 1st St.
  Fuji Kan Theatre
Also known as the Fuji
   and the Linda Lea.


414 E. 1st St.
Pearl Theatre




     2nd St.    


631 W. 2nd St.
Redcat at Disney Hall

 


     3rd St.    


827 W. 3rd St.
  Lux Theatre   
Also known as the Bear,
Rex,
Rose and the Anita.


712 W. 3rd St. 
Tunnel Theatre 


128 E. 3rd St.
  Empire Theatre
Also known as the Unique.



     4th St.    


 no listings

 


     5th St.    


520 W. 5th St.
  Biltmore Theatre 


 W. 5th St. @ Olive
Hazard's Pavilion

Demolished for the
 Philharmonic Auditorium.


427 W. 5th St.
  Philharmonic Auditorium 
Also known as Temple Auditorium,
  Clune's Theatre Beautiful,
  Clune's Auditorium.


202 - 204 E. 5th St.
  Globe/Jewel Theatre


224 E. 5th St.
  Spidora Theatre


257 E. 5th St.
  Metropolitan Theatre



314 E. 5th St.
  Bell Theatre



807 E. 5th St.
El Rodeo Theatre




     6th St.    


827 W. 6th St.
   Star Theatre


323 W. 6th St.
 Metropolitan Theatre
This was one which of 3 entrances for the theatre, 
openedas Grauman's Metropolitan, later called
  the Paramount. The theatre also had entrances at 553 S.
Broadway
(into the early 30's only) and 536 S. Hill St.



     7th St.    


1234 W. 7th St.
Playhouse Theatre / Teragram Ballroom

[ on our Wilshire Theatres site ]
Also known as McKinney's Playhouse
 Theatre and The Playhouse.


7th & Hope
Alamo Drafthouse


401 W. 7th St.
Warner Bros Downtown
Also known as the Pantages and the Warrens.


318 W. 7th St.
  Palace of Pictures (1916-21)
Also known as the Palace Theatre.


306 W. 7th Street
This was a second entrance (closed in 1936) for
  Loew's State Theatre at 703 S. Broadway.


1015 E. 7th St.
Dorkel Theatre

Also known as the Merryland and the Columbia.



     8th St.    


1709 W. 8th St.
Beaux Arts Theatre
[ on our Wilshire Theatres site ]


313 W. 8th St. 
  Olympic Theatre
Also known as Bard's 8th St. Theatre.
A second entrance at 757 S. Broadway was
added during the 30's (and soon abandoned).



     9th St.    


  1002 W. 9th St.
Georgia Theatre

[ on our Wilshire Theatres site ]
Also known as Gore's Theatre
and the Capitol.

2361 E. 9th St.
Idylwild Theatre
This stretch of E. 9th
is now E. Olympic Blvd.



     11th St.    

 

no listings

 


     Broadway    


See the Broadway Theatres  page
for Los Angeles movie palaces, grindhouses
  and more on the big street.



     Central ave.    


932 S. Central Ave.

1018 S. Central Ave.

1156 S. Central Ave. 
Airdome Moving Picture Theatre

1629 S. Central Ave. 
Central Theatre

For theatres on S. Central below 18th S. see our
South, South Central and Southeast Theatres
and Theatre Directory by Address pages



     Court St.    


14-16-18 Court St.
Cineograph Theatre
Also known as the Tivoli Theatre,
New Vienna Theatre, New Vienna
Buffet, Chinese Theatre
.

[ after street renumbering,
this became 114 Court  St.]




     Figueroa St.    




345 S. Figueroa St.
Laemmle's Grande  Theatre


940 S. Figueroa St.
Variety Arts Theatre
Also known as The Friday Morning
Club Theatre, The Playhouse,
  the Major, and The Times.


1320 S. Figueroa St. 
Musart Theatre
Also known as the Egan Theatre
and the Little Theatre.


1345 S. Figueroa St.
Turnverein Hall


1719 S. Figueroa St.
Ebell Club  



     Flower St.    

 

7th & Flower
Alamo Drafthouse

 


     Grand Ave.    



135 N. Grand Ave.
Dorothy Chandler Pavilion


111 S. Grand Ave.
Disney Hall


855 S. Grand Ave.
Trinity Auditorium
Also known as the Embassy Auditorium.


642 S. Grand Ave.
Criterion Theatre  
Also known as the Kinema, the Fox Criterion,
 Tally's Criterion, and the Grand Wilshire.



730 S. Grand Ave.
 Grand Theatre
Also known as the Walker, Nielson, Mozart,
Strand
, Grand Avenue,Clune's Grand Avenue
Theatre
, Fine Arts, Orange Grove, Actor's
Theatre
and Grand International
Theatre
(or Internationale).



     Hill St.    

 

See our Theatres West of Broadway
page for a visual array of theatre locations
up and down Hill Street.

Theatres on Hill include great Los Angeles
movie palaces like the RKO Hillstreet and
the Metropolitan along with the legit
theatres Mayan and Belasco.



     Hope St.    

 

7th & Hope
Alamo Drafthouse

730 S. Hope St.
Simpson's Auditorium


1044 S. Hope St.
Gamut Club Auditorium



     Jackson St.    


323 Jackson St.
Mandarin Theatre




     Los Angeles St.    



425 N. Los Angeles St.
 Sanchez Hall



     Main St.    

 

See our Main Street Theatres page
for exploration of over 40 theatres on what used
to be the Los Angeles theatre row. How many
theatres can one street have anyway? This was
an amazing concentration.


     Marchessault St.    


Marchessault St. near Alameda
Chinese Theatre

 


     Olive St.    


Olive @ W. 5th St.
Hazard's Pavilion

Demolished for the
 Philharmonic Auditorium.

Olive N. of 5th
  Philharmonic Auditorium 
Also known as Temple Auditorium,
  Clune's Theatre Beautiful,
  Clune's Auditorium.

Olive Street was used as the
entrance in later years. Earlier, the main
building entrance at 427 W. 5th St.
was used for the theatre.


515 S. Olive St.
Biltmore Theatre  
Olive Street was the main hotel
entrance. The theatre also had a
separate entrance at 520 W. 5th St.



     Olvera St.    


W-12 Olvera St.
Teatro Torito


W-10 Olvera St. 
Olvera St. Theatre
Also known as the
Leo Carillo Theatre

 

     Olympic Blvd.    



1000 W. Olympic  Blvd.
Regal Cinemas  

2361 E. Olympic Blvd. @ Santa Fe
Idylwild Theatre
This stretch of Olympic was
originally called E. 9th St.



     Pico Blvd.    


736 W. Pico Blvd. 
  Pico Theatre
Also known as the Navarro
  and the New West Pico Theatre.

 There were lots of other theatres farther west
on Pico, but this is the only one we show downtown.
See the Pico Blvd. page for all the listings.



     San Fernando St.    


618 San Fernando St.
San Fernando ? Theatre



     San Pedro St.    


1221-23 S. San Pedro St.
Garden Theatre

 


     Spring St.    


Our Spring Street Theatres  page
has interesting tales of theatres one block
east
of Broadway.  Included are the Lyceum,
the Empress and Tally's Phonograph Parlor,
  the first theatre for movies in Los Angeles.



     Temple St.    


601 W. Temple St.
Ahmanson Theatre

Mark Taper Forum


On our [more] L.A.
Movie Palaces site:

1040 W. Temple
Owl/Granada Theatre



Perhaps looking for something outside the downtown
core? See our Theatres By Address page.


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Alphabetical
 

 

Academy of Music see Hazard's Pavilion
W. 5th St. @ Olive

Actor's Theatre see Grand Theatre 
730 S. Grand Ave.


Adolphus see Hippodrome
320 S. Main

Ahmanson Theatre
601 W. Temple St.


1156 S. Central Ave. 

Alameda Theatre
see United Artists Theatre
933 S. Broadway

Alamo Drafthouse
The Bloc, 7th & Hope Streets

Alarcon Theatre see Teatro Alarcon
[ address not known ]

Alhambra Theatre 
731 S. Hill St.

Alphin Theatre see  Gayety Theatre
523 S. Main

American Theatre
452 S. Broadway

Arcade Theatre
534 S. Broadway

Armory Hall see Mott's Hall
131 S. Main St
.

Arrow Theatre
801 S. Broadway, 5th Fl.

Arrow Theatre see Linda Lea Theatre
251 S. Main

Art and Music Building  see Blanchard Music Hall
233 S. Broadway

Art Theatre see La Petite Theatre
508 S. Broadway

Art Theatre
551 S. Main

Astro Theatre see Cozy Theatre
320 S. Broadway

Auditorium, Clune's see Philharmonic Auditorium
427 W. 5th St. @ Olive

Auditorium, Philharmonic see Philharmonic Auditorium
427 W. 5th St. @ Olive

Automatic Theatre, Glockner's see Electric
262 S. Main

Aztec Theatre see Linda Lea Theatre
251 S. Main

Azteca Theatre see Linda Lea Theatre
251 S. Main

Bandbox Theatre  
608 S. Hill St.

Banner Theatre
456 S. Main

Bard's 8th St. Theatre see Olympic Theatre
757 S. Broadway (1930's) and 313 W. 8th St.

Bard's College Theatre see College Theatre 
441 S. Hill  St.

Bard's Hill St. Theatre see Town Theatre  
444 S. Hill St.

Bear Theatre see Lux Theatre
827 W. 3rd St.

Beaux Arts Theatre  [ on our Wilshire Theatres site ]
1709 W. 8th St.

Belasco Theatre (1926) 
1050 S. Hill St. 

Belasco Theatre (1904) see Follies Theatre
337 S. Main

Bell Theatre
314 E. 5th St.

Big Show  see Horne's Big Show
423 S. Spring St.

Bijou Theatre see Regal Theatre
323 S. Main

Bijou Theatre
553 S. Main

Biltmore Theatre  
520 W. 5th St. and 515 S. Olive St.

Biola Hall see Empress
344 S. Spring St.

Blanchard Music Hall
233 S. Broadway

Broadway Palace Theatre see Palace Theatre
630 S. Broadway

Broadway Theatre
428 S. Broadway


Broadway Theatre see Garnett Theatre
554 S. Broadway

Broadway Theatre, Clunes see Cameo Theatre
528 S. Broadway


Broadway Theatre, Dalton's see Arcade
534 S. Broadway

Broadway Theatre, Tally's see Tally's Broadway
833 S. Broadway

Broadway Theatre, Tally's New see Garnett Theatre
554 S. Broadway

Brooks Theatre see Grand Theatre 
730 S. Grand Ave.

Burbank Theatre
548 S. Main

Burbank Follies see Burbank Theatre
548 S. Main

Butler Theatre, Butler's Theatre see Bandbox Theatre
608 S. Hill St.

CalArts Redcat
631 W. 2nd St.

California International Theatre see California Theatre
810 S. Main

California Theatre
810 S. Main

California Theatre
238 S. Spring St.

Cameo Theatre
528 S. Broadway

Capitol see Empress Theatre
344 S. Spring St.

Capitol Theatre  see Georgia Theatre on our Wilshire site
1002 W. 9th St.

Carillo, Leo Theatre  see Olvera St. Theatre
21 Olvera St. / 620 N. Main St.

Central Theatre
314 S. Broadway

Central Theatre
1629 S. Central Ave. 

Century Theatre
523 S. Broadway

Century Theatre see Gayety Theatre
523 S. Main

Cecil Theatre see Royal Theatre
226 S. Broadway

Chandler Pavilion
135 N. Grand Ave.

Child's Opera House see Grand Opera House
110 S. Main

Chinese Theatre see Novelty Theatre
136 S. Main


Chinese Theatre see Cineograph Theatre
114 Court St.


Chinese Theatre
Marchessault St. near Alameda

Cineograph Theatre
114 Court St.

Chronophone Theatre see Horne's Big Show
423 S. Spring St.

Civic Theatre see Linda Lea Theatre
251 S. Main

Club 740 see Globe
744 S. Broadway

Club Theatre see Wood's Opera House
410 N. Main (earlier numbering: 310 N. Main)

Clune's Theatre
NW cor 5th & Main

Clune's Theatre see Shell Theatre
547 S. Broadway

Clune's Theatre see Cameo Theatre
528 S. Broadway

Clune's Auditorium see Philharmonic Auditorium
427 W. 5th St. @ Olive 

Clune's Broadway Theatre see Cameo Theatre
528 S. Broadway


Clune's Comedy Theatre see Shell Theatre
547 S. Broadway

Clune's Exclusive see Shell Theatre
547 S. Broadway

Clune's Grand see Grand Opera House
110 S. Main

Clune's Grand Ave. Theatre see Grand Theatre
730 S. Grand Ave.

Clune's Main St. see Clune's Theatre
NW cor 5th & Main

Clune's Theatre Beautiful see  Philharmonic Auditorium
427 W. 5th St. @ Olive

College Theatre 
 441 S. Hill  St.

Comedy Theatre, Clune's see Shell Theatre
547 S. Broadway


Community Playhouse see Ebell Club  
1719 S. Figueroa St.

Columbia see California Theatre
238 S. Spring St.

Columbia see Dorkel Theatre
1015 E. 7th St.

Criterion Theatre  
642 S. Grand Ave. 

Criterion Theatre, Tally's see Criterion 
 642 S. Grand Ave.  

Cozy Theatre
320 S. Broadway


Crystal Theatre
247 S. Main St.

Dalton's Theatre see Arcade
534 S. Broadway

Denver Theatre
238 S. Main


Disney Hall
111 S. Grand Ave.


Dohs Theatre
166 N. Main St.


Dorkel Theatre
1015 E. 7th St.

Dorothy Chandler Pavilion
135 N. Grand Ave.

Downtown Theatre see Warner Bros Downtown
401 W. 7th St. @ Hill

Downtown Independent
251 S. Main

Downtown Music Hall see Tower Theatre
802 S. Broadway

Downtown Palace Theatre see Palace Theatre
630 S. Broadway

Downtown Paramount see Metropolitan Theatre
553 S. Broadway, 323 W. 6th St. and 536 S. Hill St.

Drafthouse see Alamo Drafthouse
The Bloc, 7th & Hope Streets

East Fifth St. Theatre see Bell Theatre
314 E. 5th St.

Ebell Club  
1719 S. Figueroa St.

Ebell Club
Broadway S. of 7th  see the listing for
Ebell Club   1719 S. Figueroa St.

Ebell Club  
1719 S. Figueroa St.

Eden Musee
430 S. Broadway

Edison Theatre
436 S. Spring St. 

Egan Theatre, Egan Little Theatre see Musart Theatre
1320 S. Figueroa St.  

Erlanger's Biltmore Theatre  see  Biltmore Theatre  
520 W. 5th St. and 515 S. Olive St.

Erlanger's Mason Theatre see Mason Theatre
127 S. Broadway

El Rodeo Theatre
807 E. 5th St.

El Teatro Mexico see Grand Opera House
110 S. Main

Electric see Roosevelt
212 N. Main

Electric
262 S. Main

Embassy Auditorium see Trinity Auditorium
855 S. Grand Ave.

Empire see Trinity Auditorium
855 S. Grand Ave.

Empire Theatre
128 E. 3rd St.

Empress Theatre
344 S. Spring St.

Estella Theatre
515 N. Main

Exclusive, Clune's see Shell Theatre
547 S. Broadway

Federal Theatre
300 N. Main

Figueroa 9th St. see Variety Arts
940 S. Figueroa St.

Figueroa Playhouse see Variety Arts 
940 S. Figueroa St.

Fine Arts Theatre see Grand Theatre  
730 S. Grand Ave.

Fischer's Theatre
121 W. 1st St. 

Fischer's Chronophone Theatre see Horne's Big Show
423 S. Spring St.

Fischer's Lyceum Theatre see Lyceum Theatre
227 S. Spring St.

Follies Theatre
337 S. Main

Follies Theatre, New see Burbank Theatre
548 S. Main

Follies, Burbank, New Follies Burlesque see Burbank Theatre
548 S. Main

Forum, Mark Taper
601 W. Temple St.

Fouce's (Frank) California Theatre see California Theatre
810 S. Main

Fouce's Mason Theatre see Mason Theatre
127 S. Broadway

Fouce's Million Dollar see Million Dollar Theatre
307 S. Broadway

Fouce's Teatro California see California Theatre
810 S. Main

Fox Criterion Theatre see Criterion 
642 S. Grand Ave. 

Fox Palace Theatre see Palace Theatre
630 S. Broadway

Friday Morning Club see Variety Arts  
940 S. Figueroa St.

Fuji Theatre  see Fuji Kan Theatre
324 E. 1st St.

Fuji Kan Theatre
324 E. 1st St.

Gamut Club Auditorium
1044 S. Hope St.

Garden Theatre see
Miller's Theatre
842 S. Main

1221-23 S. San Pedro

Garrick Theatre
802 S. Broadway

Garnett Theatre
554 S. Broadway

Gaiety Theatre see Gayety Theatre
523 S. Main

Galway Theatre
514 S. Main

Gaumont Chronophone  see Horne's Big Show
473 S. Spring St.

Gayety Theatre
523 S. Main

Gem Theatre
649 S. Main

Georgia Theatre  [ on our Wilshire site ]
1002 W. 9th St.

Globe Theatre
744 S. Broadway

Globe Theatre
202 E. 5th St.

Globe #1 see Globe Theatre
202 E. 5th St.

Glockner's Automatic Theatre see Electric
262 S. Main

Gore's Theatre   See Georgia Theatre on our Wilshire site
1002 W. 9th St.

Gore's Burbank see Burbank Theatre
548 S. Main

Gore's Capitol see Empress
344 S. Spring St.

Gore's National Theatre see Regent Theatre
448 S. Main

Gore's Optic see Optic Theatre
533 S. Main

Gore's Regent Theatre see Regent Theatre
447 S. Spring St.

Grand Theatre see Grand Opera House
110 S. Main

Grand Avenue Theatre see Grand Theatre
730 S. Grand Ave.

Grand Avenue Theatre, Clune's see Grand Theatre  
730 S. Grand Ave.

Grand Opera House
110 S. Main

Grand Playhouse see Grand Theatre  
730 S. Grand Ave.

Grand International Theatre see Grand Theatre  
730 S. Grand Ave.

Grand Theatre  
730 S. Grand Ave.

Grand Wilshire Theatre see Criterion  
642 S. Grand Ave.

Grande Theatre, Laemmle's see Laemmle's Grande  
345 S. Figueroa St.

Grauman's Theatre see Million Dollar Theatre
307 S. Broadway

Grauman's Cinema Temple see Million Dollar Theatre
307 S. Broadway

Grauman's Mayan Theatre see Mayan 
1038 S. Hill St.

Grauman's Metropolitan see Metropolitan
323 W. 6th  St., 536 S. Hill St. and 553 S. Broadway

Grauman's Million Dollar see Million Dollar Theatre
307 S. Broadway

Grauman's Rialto see Rialto Theatre
812 S. Broadway

Grauman's United Artists see United Artists Theatre
933 S. Broadway

Guerrero's Union Theatre see Union Theatre, Guerrero's
[ address not known ]

Guterson's Broadway Theatre see Tally's Broadway
833 S. Broadway

Hamburger's Arrow see Arrow Theatre
801 S. Broadway, 5th Fl.

Hamburger's Majestic see Majestic Theatre
845 S. Broadway

Happy Hour Theatre
125 S. Main

Hazard's Pavilion
W. 5th St. @ Olive

Hecla Theatre see Regal Theatre
323 S. Main

Herman Theatre see Unique Theatre
 
460 (456?) S. Spring St.

Herman's Fireproof  Theatre see Unique Theatre
460 (456?) S. Spring St.

Hidalgo see
Teatro Hidalgo
373 N. Main

Hillstreet see RKO Hillstreet  
801 S. Hill St. 

Hill Street Theatre, Bard's see Town Theatre  
444 S. Hill St.

Hill Street Theatre, Miller's see Alhambra Theatre 
731 S. Hill St. 

Hippodrome Theatre
320 S. Main


Hollander Theatre
115 E. 1st St.

Horne's Big Show
423 S. Spring St. 

Horne's Nickelin  see Horne's Big Show
423 S. Spring St.

Hotchkiss see Empress
344 S. Spring St.

Hyman Theatre see Garrick
802 S. Broadway

Ideal Theatre
134 S. Spring St.

Idylwild Theatre
2361 E. 9th St. -- now E. Olympic Blvd.

ImaginAsian Theatre  see Downtown Independent
251 S. Main

Independent, Downtown
251 S. Main

International Theatre see Grand Theatre
730 S. Grand Ave.

International Theatre
230 E. 1st St.


International Theatre, California see California Theatre
810 S. Main

Isis Theatre
542 S. Spring St.

Jade Theatre
315 S. Main


Jewel Theatre see Globe Theatre
202 - 204 E. 5th St.

Junior Orpheum Theatre see RKO Hillstreet
801 S. Hill St.

Kinema Theatre see Criterion 
642 S. Grand Ave. 

Kinema Theatre  see Fuji Kan Theatre
324 E. 1st St.

Kinemacolor Theatre see Tally's Broadway
833 S. Broadway

Laemmle's Grande Theatre 
345 S. Figueroa St. 

L.A. Live  see  Regal Cinemas  
1000 West Olympic  Blvd.

La Petite Theatre
508 S. Broadway

La Petite #5 see Galway Theatre
514 S. Main

Lark Theatre
613 S. Main

Leo Carillo Theatre  see Olvera St. Theatre
21 Olvera St. / 620 N. Main St.

Liberty Theatre see
Novelty Theatre
136 S. Main

Liberty Theatre
266 S. Main

Linda Lea Theatre
251 S. Main

Linda Lea Theatre  see Fuji Kan Theatre
324 E. 1st St.

Little Theatre see Musart Theatre
1320 S. Figueroa St. 

Loew's Empress see Empress Theatre
344 S. Spring St.

Loew's State Theatre
703 S. Broadway

Los Angeles Theatre (1931)
615 S. Broadway

Los Angeles Theatre (1909) see Empress Theatre
344 S. Spring St.

Los Angeles Theatre
(1888) see Lyceum Theatre
227 S. Spring St.

Los Angeles Theatre Center
514 S. Spring St.

L.A. Music Center
111 S. Grand, 135 N. Grand, 601 W. Temple St., 631 W. 2nd St.

L.A. Philharmonic see Disney Hall
111 S. Grand Ave.

L.A. Philharmonic  see Philharmonic Auditorium
427 W. 5th St. @ Olive

Lux Theatre 
827 W. 3rd St. 

Lyceum Hall
229 S. Spring St.

Lyceum Theatre
227 S. Spring St.

Lyric see Electric
262 S. Main

Lyric Theatre
128 S. Spring St.

Main Theatre
438 S. Main

Main St. Theatre see
Miller's Theatre
842 S. Main

Majestic Theatre
845 S. Broadway

Mandarin Theatre
323 Jackson St.

Manhattan Theatre see Denver Theatre
238 S. Main

Market House Theatre  see Temple Theatre 
156 N. Spring St.

Mark Taper Forum
601 W. Temple St.

Major Theatre see Variety Arts 
940 S. Figueroa St.

Mason Opera House see Mason Theatre
127 S. Broadway

Mason Theatre
127 S. Broadway

Mayan Theatre  
1038 S. Hill St. 

McKinney's Playhouse  see Playhouse Theatre on our Wilshire site
1234 W. 7th St.

Merced Theatre
420 N. Main St.

Mercedes Theatre see Merced Theatre
420 N. Main St.

Merryland Theatre see Dorkel Theatre
1015 E. 7th St.

Metropolitan Theatre  
553 S. Broadway, 323 W. 6th St. and 536 S. Hill St.

Metropolitan Theatre
257 E. 5th St.

Metropolitan Theatre see Principal Theatre
423 N. Main

Metropolitan Theatre see Estella Theatre
515 N. Main

Mexico Theatre see Grand Opera House
110 S. Main

Miller's Theatre
842 S. Main

Miller's California Theatre see California Theatre
810 S. Main

Miller's Hill Street Theatre see Alhambra Theatre  
731 S. Hill St.

Miller's Main St. Theatre see Miller's Theatre
842 S. Main

Miller's New Theatre see California Theatre
810 S. Main

Million Dollar Theatre
307 S. Broadway

Mission Theatre
838 S. Broadway

Moon Theatre  see Gayety Theatre
523 S. Main

Morosco Theatre see Globe
744 S. Broadway

Morosco's Burbank see Burbank Theatre
548 S. Main

Morosco's Majestic see Majestic Theatre
845 S. Broadway

Mott's Hall
131 S. Main St.

Mozart Theatre see Grand Theatre
730 S. Grand Ave.

Musart Theatre
1320 S. Figueroa St. 

Muse Theatre
417 S. Main

Music and Art Building  see Blanchard Music Hall
233 S. Broadway

Music Hall see Lyceum Hall
229 S. Spring St.

Music Hall Theatre see Tower Theatre
802 S. Broadway

National Theatre see Regent Theatre
448 S. Main

Navarro Theatre see Pico Theatre  
736 W. Pico Blvd.

Neilson Theatre see Grand Theatre  
730 S. Grand Ave.

Nero's  see Sherman Theatre
518 S. Main

New Broadway Theatre see Broadway Theatre
428 S. Broadway

New Broadway, Talley's see Garnett Theatre
554 S. Broadway

New California, Miller's see California Theatre
810 S. Main


New Central Theatre see Central Theatre
1629 S. Central Ave. 

New Follies Theatre (burlesque) see Follies Theatre
337 S. Main

New Follies Theatre see Burbank Theatre
548 S. Main

New Follies Burlesque see Burbank Theatre
548 S. Main

News Palace Theatre see Palace Theatre
630 S. Broadway

New Peoples Theatre see Gayety Theatre
523 S. Main

Newsreel Theatre see Palace Theatre
630 S. Broadway

Newsreel Theatre see Globe Theatre
744 S. Broadway

Newsreel Theatre (40s - 60s) see Tower Theatre
802 S. Broadway

New Star Vaudeville Theatre see Regal Theatre
323 S. Main

New Symphony Theatre see Symphony Theatre
614 S. Broadway

New Vienna Buffet see Cineograph Theatre
114 Court St.

New West Pico Theatre see Pico Theatre  
736 W. Pico Blvd.

New York Theatre see Union Theatre
255 S. Main

Nickel Theatre see Union Theatre
255 S. Main

Nickle Theatre see Playo Theatre
349 N. Main

Nickelin  see Horne's Big Show
423 S. Spring St.

Novel see Empress
344 S. Spring St.

Novelty Theatre
136 S. Main

Novelty Theatre see Gayety Theatre
523 S. Main

Odeon Theatre see Orchestrion Theatre
527 S. Spring St.

Olvera St. Theatre
21 Olvera St. / 620 N. Main St.

Olympic Theatre
757 S. Broadway (1930's) and 313 W. 8th St. 

Olympic Theatre see Gayety Theatre
523 S. Main


Olympic Request Theatre see Olympic Theatre
 313 W. 8th St.

Omar Theatre see Gayety Theatre
523 S. Main

Opera House, Child's see Grand Opera House
110 S. Main

Opera House, Grand see Grand Opera House
110 S. Main

Opera House, Mason see Mason Theatre
127 S. Broadway

Opera House, Wood's see Wood's Opera House
400 block N. Main

Optic Theatre
446 1/2 S. Broadway

Optic Theatre
533 S. Main

Orange Grove Theatre see Grand Theatre  
730 S. Grand Ave.

Orchestrion Theatre
527 S. Spring St.

Orion see Globe
744 S. Broadway

Orpheum Theatre (1926)
842 S. Broadway

Orpheum Theatre (1911) see Palace Theatre
630 S. Broadway

Orpheum (1903) see Lyceum
227 S. Spring St.

Orpheum (1894) see Grand Opera House
110 S. Main

Orpheum Theatre, Junior see RKO Hillstreet
801 S. Hill St.


Our Club Theatre see Wood's Opera House
410 N. Main (earlier numbering: 310 N. Main)

Palace Theatre (present)
630 S. Broadway

Palace Theatre (1916-21)
318 W. 7th St.

Palace Newsreel Theatre (40s) see Palace Theatre
630 S. Broadway

Palace of Pictures (1916-21)
318 W. 7th St.

Palace of Pictures (1914-16)
642 S. Broadway

Pantages (1920) see Warner Bros Downtown
401 W. 7th St. @ Hill

Pantages Theatre (1910) see Arcade Theatre
534 S. Broadway

Panorama Building see Hippodrome Theatre
320 S. Main

Paramount see Metropolitan Theatre
553 S. Broadway, 323 W. 6th St. and 536 S. Hill St.

Pavilion, Dorothy Chandler
135 N. Grand Ave.

Pearl Theatre
414 E. 1st St.


Pelton's Burbank see Burbank Theatre
548 S. Main

Peoples Theatre see Gayety Theatre
523 S. Main

Philharmonic Auditorium
427 W. 5th St. @ Olive

Pico Theatre
736 W. Pico Blvd.

Picture Theatre
545 S. Main

Playhouse see Variety Arts
940 S. Figueroa St. 

Playhouse, Community see Ebell Club  
1719 S. Figueroa St.


Playhouse, Grand  see Grand Theatre  
730 S. Grand Ave.

Playhouse Theatre  [ on our Wilshire Theatres site ]
1234 W. 7th St.

Playo Theatre
349 N. Main

Plaza Theatre see Principal Theatre
423 N. Main

Plaza Theatre  see Playo Theatre
349 N. Main

Plaza Theatre
224 N. Main

Portola Theatre see
Star Theatre
529 S. Main

President Theatre see Globe
744 S. Broadway

Princess Theatre see Fischer's Theatre
121 W. 1st St.

Principal Theatre
423 N. Main

Principal Theatre
233 N. Main


Progressive Theatre
320 E. 1st St.

Pussycat Theatre see California Theatre
810 S. Main

Pussycat see Town Theatre
444 S. Hill St.

Quinn's Bijou see Bijou Theatre
553 S. Main

Quinn's Century Theatre see Gayety Theatre
523 S. Main

Quinn's Empress see Empress
344 S. Spring St.

Quinn's Garrick see Garrick
802 S. Broadway

Quinn's Lyceum see Lyceum
227 S. Spring St.

Quinn's Rialto see Rialto Theatre
812 S. Broadway

Quinn's Superba
518 S. Broadway

Ray's Garden Theatre see
Miller's Theatre
842 S. Main

Redcat
631 W. 2nd St.

Regal Cinemas
1000 West Olympic  Blvd.

Regal Theatre
323 S. Main

Regent Theatre
447 S. Spring St.

Regent Theatre (present)
448 S. Main

Regent No. 1 see
Regent Theatre
448 S. Main

Republic Theatre
629 1/2 S. Main

Republic Theatre see Follies Theatre
337 S. Main

Rex Theatre see Lux Theatre
827 W. 3rd St.

Rex Theatre
324 S. Main

Rialto Theatre
812 S. Broadway

Riviera Theatre see Mission Theatre
838 S. Broadway

RKO Hillstreet Theatre
801 S. Hill St.

RKO Theatre see RKO Hillstreet
801 S. Hill St. 

Rodeo, El Theatre
807 E. 5th St.

Roof Garden Theatre see Variety Arts 
940 S. Figueroa St.

Roosevelt Theatre
212 N. Main

Roosevelt Theatre see
Miller's Theatre
842 S. Main

Rose Theatre see Lux Theatre
827 W. 3rd St.

Rose Theatre see Orchestrion Theatre
527 S. Spring St.

Rosslyn Theatre
431 S. Main

Rounder Theatre 5th & Main, 1911 Hyman circuit house
-- possibly the Banner or the Galway

Royal Theatre see
Victor Theatre
1718 S. Main

Roxie Theatre
 518 S. Broadway

Royal Theatre
246 S. Broadway


San Fernando ? Theatre
618 San Fernando St.

Sanchez Hall
425 N. Los Angeles St.

Scenic Theatre
522 S. Spring St.

Shamrock Theatre see Bandbox Theatre
608 S. Hill St. 

Shell Theatre
547 S. Broadway

Sherman Theatre
518 S. Main

Simpson's Auditorium
730 S. Hope St.

Spanish Theatre see Fischer's Theatre
121 W. 1st St.

Spidora Theatre
224 E. 5th St.

Star Theatre see Regal Theatre
323 S. Main

Star Theatre
529 S. Main

Star Theatre
827 W. 6th St.

State Theatre
703 S. Broadway

Stearns's Hall
300 block N. Main St.

Strand Theatre see Grand Theatre
730 S. Grand Ave.

Sun Ban Theatre see Teatro Hidalgo
373 N. Main

Superba Theatre see Quinn's Superba
518 S. Broadway

Symphony Theatre
614 S. Broadway


Tally's Phonograh & Projectoscope Parlor  see
Tally's Phonograph and Vitascope Parlor
339 S. Spring St.

Tally's Theatre see Tally's Broadway Theatre
833 S. Broadway

Tally's Theatre see Tally's Phonograph and Vitascope Parlor
311 S. Spring St.

Tally's Theatre
see Tally's Phonograph and Vitascope Parlor
339 S. Spring St.

Tally's Broadway
833 S. Broadway

Tally's Criterion Theatre see Criterion Theatre
642 S. Grand Ave.

Tally's Electric see Electric
262 S. Main

Tally's Kinema Theatre see Criterion 
642 S. Grand Ave.

Tally's New Broadway see Garnett Theatre
554 S. Broadway

Taper Forum
601 W. Temple St.

Teatro Alarcon
[ address not known ]

Teatro Broadway see Broadway Theatre
428 S. Broadway

Teatro Hidalgo
373 N. Main

Teatro Mercedes see Merced Theatre
420 N. Main

Teatro Merced see Merced Theatre
420 N. Main

Teatro Mexico see Grand Opera House
110 S. Main

Teatro Novel  see Empress Theatre
344 S. Spring St.


Teatro Torito
W-12 Olvera St / 622 N. Main St.

Teatro Zendejas see Empress Theatre
344 S. Spring St.

Telenews Theatre (40s) see Arcade Theatre
534 S. Broadway

Teleview Theatre (40s) see Arcade Theatre
534 S. Broadway

Temple Auditorium see Philharmonic Auditorium
427 W. 5th St. @ Olive

Temple Theatre
156 N. Spring St.

Teragram Ballroom see Playhouse Theatre 
[ on our Wilshire Theatres site ]
1234 W. 7th St.

The Playhouse see Variety Arts
940 S. Figueroa St.

The Playhouse  see Playhouse Theatre on our Wilshire site
1234 W. 7th St.

Theatre Beautiful see Philharmonic Auditorium
427 W. 5th St. @ Olive  

Theatre Main see Miller's Theatre
842 S. Main

Theatre Mercedes (or Merced) see Merced Theatre
420 N. Main

Theatre Royal see Regal Theatre
323 S. Main

Times Theatre see Variety Arts
940 S. Figueroa St. 

Tivoli Theatre see Cineograph Theatre
114 Court St. [12-14-16 Court St. before renumbering]


Tivoli Theatre  see Progressive Theatre
320 E. 1st St.

Torito see Teatro Torito
W-12 Olvera St / 622 N. Main St.

Tower Theatre
802 S. Broadway

Town Theatre
444 S. Hill St.

Triangle Theatre see Miller's Theatre
842 S. Main

Trinity Auditorium
855 S. Grand Ave.

Tunnel Theatre
712 W. 3rd St.

Turner Hall see Regal Theatre
323 S. Main

Turnverein Hall (1872)
1345 S. Figueroa St.

Turnverein see Regal Theatre
323 S. Main

Turnverein see Lyceum Hall
229 S. Spring St.

Union Theatre
255 S. Main

Union Theatre, Guerrero's
[ address not known ]

Unique Theatre
456 S. Spring St.

Unique Theatre
629 S. Broadway

Unique Theatre  128 E. 3rd St. -- see Empire Theatre

United Artists State (50s) see Loew's StateTheatre
703 S. Broadway

United Artists Theatre
933 S. Broadway

Variety Arts
940 S. Figueroa St.

Victor Theatre
1718 S. Main

Victoria Theatre see Star Theatre
529 S. Main

Victory Theatre see Mission Theatre
838 S. Broadway


Vienna Theatre
144 S. Spring St.

Vienna Buffet see Cineograph Theatre
114 Court St.

Virginia Theatre see Star Theatre
529 S. Main

Waldeck's Casino see Empress Theatre
344 S. Spring St.

Walker Auditorium see Grand Theatre
730 S. Grand Ave.

Walker Theatre see Grand Theatre
730 S.Grand Ave.


Walt Disney Hall
111 S. Grand Ave.

Warner Bros Downtown
401 W. 7th St. @ Hill

Warner's Theatre see Warner Bros Downtown
401 W. 7th St. @ Hill

Warrens see Warner Bros Downtown
401 W. 7th St. @ Hill

Waxman's see Empress
344 S. Spring St.

Waxman's Capitol
see Empress Theatre
344 S. Spring St.

West Pico Theatre see Pico Theatre  
736 W. Pico Blvd.

Western Theatre see Union Theatre
255 S. Main

Whiswell's Theatre see Jewel Theatre
204 E. 5th St.

Wonderland Theatre
see Eden Musee
430 S. Broadway

Wonderland Theatre see Jade Theatre
315 S. Main

Woodley's Theatre see Mission Theatre
838 S. Broadway

Woodley's Optic see Optic Theatre
533 S. Main

Wood's Opera House
410 N. Main (earlier numbering 310 N. Main)

Zendejas see Empress Theatre
344 S. Spring St.