The Orpheum Theatre

The Orpheum Theatre

842 S Broadway, Los Angeles, CA
(877) 677-4386 serving: Central LA, Historic Core, Downtown

Sidewalk Score: 10 out of 10
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The Low Down


Parking: There are numerous public parking lots located on South Spring Street and South Broadway.

Fun Fact: The theater is named after the mythical character of Orpheus, the god of music and poetry.

Know Before You Go: The Orpheum is available for weddings, seminars, private events and location shoots. (An episode of "American Idol" has been filmed here.)

Look Good: The theater is located directly next to Broadway Bar, another Downtown L.A. institution. It's the perfect spot for a beer (or fancy cocktail) before or after the show.

Rants, Raves & Reviews

Hello, gorgeous: One of L.A.'s most venerable landmarks gets a long-awaited and well-deserved facelift.
by Mar Yvette at Citysearch

Originally operated by the Orpheum vaudeville circuit in Los Angeles in the early 1920s, this magnificent theater officially opened on February 15, 1926. Designed in the Beaux Arts fashion, the theater is one of only three Southern…
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Event - Christmas in September
By Good News at Citysearch

LOS ANGELES, CA ? Traveling all the way from Russia and Korea, the Gracias Choir, made up of 70 members including an orchestra, will be bringing th... Read More

West Coast Broadway
By westsidejay at Citysearch

I went to this theatre in downtown LA for an HBO standup comedy taping and it was really nice. This would be a great place for a movie premiere. I ... Read More