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Dress Code

There is no dress code at the theatre. Attire should be comfortable and appropriate. 

Policy for Children

All persons entering the theatre, regardless of age, must have a ticket. Children under 5 are not permitted in the theatre unless otherwise noted on individual show pages. Some shows or events do have a different age policy than the standard theatre policy, so please check the show page before you attend.

Late Seating Policy

All performances will begin promptly at the posted time. Patrons not in their seats when the performance begins are subject to a seating hold and will be seated at the discretion of theatre management at an appropriate time during the show.  Seating holds vary by show.  We offer monitors in the lobby for late arriving patrons. 

Outside Food/Drink Policy

Outside food or drink is not allowed to be brought into the theatre, this includes restaurant “doggie” bags. Only bottled water, non-alcoholic drinks in sippy cups with lids, and candy/dessert all purchased from the theatre are permitted in the auditorium. Cups without lids and alcoholic drinks are not allowed in the auditorium.

Smoking Policy

Smoking (including e-cigarettes), is prohibited in the Hollywood Pantages Theatre. Patrons who wish to smoke at intermission may exit the theatre so as long as they have their ticket stub or e-ticket with them when exiting theatre. Tickets MUST be presented upon re-entry.

Photography and Recording Devices

Cameras, cell phone cameras and any audio/video recording devices are strictly prohibited during the performance.  “Professional” grade cameras are not allowed inside the theatre at any time.  We encourage patrons to take photos in the lobby before, during intermission and after the show.
Please note, that the Photo Policy inside the auditorium will vary depending on the production. Members of our ushering staff will advise as to the specific show policy upon entering the theatre.

Prohibited Items

Items prohibited within the Hollywood Pantages Theatre include, but are not limited to:

  • Weapons (this includes knives, pepper spray, and weapons accompanied by a valid CCW permit)
  • Professional cameras and recording devices
  • Large bags such as suitcases and backpacks (coat and bag checks are not available.)
  • Outside food and drink (this excludes water)
  • Only service animals are allowed inside the theatre

Arrival Time Suggestion

We recommend arriving at the theatre 30 minutes prior to your performance to allow ample time for security checks and ticket scanning. All patrons are subject to security and bag checks.