Alex Theatre

Theater, Performing arts space Glendale
  • 4 out of 5 stars
(1user review)
2 Love It
Save it
Alex Theatre

This 1920s Vaudeville and motion picture house brings the quintessential image of old Hollywood to Glendale. Enter the 1,450-seat Alex Theatre, complete with Greek and Egyptian-style motifs. This theater will make you want to throw on a mink stole and smoke a Virginia Slim. Grant your inner movie buff a night of excitement by attending one of the Alex Film Society's screenings. Sign up to become an AFS member for periodic discounts and freebies at the theater.

By: Amanda Montell


Venue name: Alex Theatre
Address: 216 N Brand Blvd
Los Angeles
Opening hours: In-person box office hours: Fri-Sun noon-5pm
Do you own this business?
To improve this listing email:

You may be interested in:

Average User Rating

4 / 5

Rating Breakdown

  • 5 star:0
  • 4 star:1
  • 3 star:0
  • 2 star:0
  • 1 star:0
1 person listening
Michael J

The marquee outside of this old Glendale theater is a pretty fantastic art deco column. But the coolest feature is once you walk past the ticket booth and find yourself not inside a theater, but an outdoor courtyard facing a neoclassical temple. Inside, the auditorium isn't quite as stunning—nor is the programming always—but it's a surprisingly intimate space with some cool architectural details.