Barnsdall Gallery Theatre


The Barnsdall Gallery Theatre (BGT) is owned and operated by the City of Los Angeles, Department of Cultural Affair’s Community Arts Division as a low-priced rental house for live theatre, dance, music, spoken word, lecture, film and special event presentations. The BGT is located at 4800 Hollywood Boulevard, atop Olive Hill in Hollywood in the Barnsdall Art Park complex.

The Theatre’s goal is to encourage community and professional producers to present artistic and diverse cultural events at the lowest possible admission price to maximize attendance and audience development.

The Theatre is a 299-seat proscenium stage with a basic lighting and sound package, as well as a HD ready digital projector, a built in 16mm film, slide and video projector. Artists of all disciplines are encouraged to request an Application For Use for their particular event. A determination of events will be based on the availability of dates. Fees for usage are very reasonable. Additionally, the Barnsdall Art Park campus is available for rental to community-oriented festivals or special events and filming.

For further information, please contact Debbie Livingston, or call 323-644-6272.

Clikc here to download the BGT Booking Packet and Application for Use