Venue Rental

Whether planning a wedding reception, birthday party or a corporate or charitable event, the Kessler Theater will impress your guest with it is combination of historic significance and contemporary amenities.  Built as a pre World War II, Art Deco, movie house in the 1940’s, the Kessler has been transformed to provide a state of the art audio and visual experience while retaining an aura and spirit of the past. The venue can accommodate up to 500 standing room only or 300 seated guests.

The Kessler is unparalleled in creating an atmosphere that will provide an exciting and unique experience for your guest to remember. Our in-house talent buyer can assist you in your choice of entertainment if desired. Outside caterers  are welcome at the ”Kessler Kitchen”.

For additional questions including customized pricing information, email . Please include the type of event, desired dates, and number of guest.


The Bar at The Kessler Theater


Private Suites

Ideal for parties of eight to ten, the Autry and the SRV are the most exclusive performing arts suites in the city. On an elevated platform less than fifty feet from the stage, the sounds and sight lines are unsurpassed. The oversized furniture, original works of art and private bar service is equivalent to hosting a performance in your living room.

The Bar at The Kessler Theater


Reserved Gallery

“The Gallery” is the balcony area of the Kessler that offers 25-125 guests a semi private party experience. The area surrounds the stage area from an elevated position offering unobstructed site lines from as close as 10 feet. The Gallery guest also has use of the adjacent X+ Gallery space. Featuring oversized furniture, original works of art, a private bar area and a dedicated server, the X+ area is the perfect place to set up the buffet and entertain before, during and after the big event.



Special Events

“Juggling multiple performers on multiple stages, Kessler’s production staff executed a flawless event for over 2500 attendees. It really helped to set our event apart and we got rave reviews on the venue. We highly recommend the Kessler to anyone considering an event large or small.” - Event Chairman, Rob S.

“The Kessler was the perfect facility for our ‘Dancing with the Stars’ fundraising event.  The Kessler is a first class facility and you have treated us to first class service during this entire process. I will tell everyone I know that the Kessler is a perfect facility for an event of any kind and that they won’t find better people to work with thank you!”  - Event Chair, Ron V.

“…after so many frustrating meetings with cookie-cutter wedding venues, we finally had the light bulb moment. The Kessler Theater was an easy choice for our celebration of love festival.” - Bride,  Renee S.