Performance VenuesPerformance Venues
in Los Angeles
Now run by the Nederlander Organization, The Hollywood Pantages is one of Los Angeles most popular venues, playing host to big Broadway tours and concerts. It began life in the 1930s as movie theatre, and was the setting for the Academy Awards ceremony from 1949 to 1959, while it was under the ownership of Howard Hughes.
Dorothy Chandler Pavilion is part of the Music Center complex.
The Dorothy Chandler Pavilion, named after Dorothy Buffum Chandler, is part of the Los Angeles Music Center. The LA Music Center is one of the three largest performing arts centers in the United States. With a seating capacity of 3197 across four tiers, the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion is home to the Los Angeles Opera and Glorya Kaufman Presents Dance at the Music Center. The venue has had a Christmas Eve tradition since 1964, where it holds a free six hour music and dance celebration by groups from all over Los Angeles.
Fred Kavli Theatre is part of the Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza complex.