Brown Theatre Facility Rentals

The Grand Dame of Louisville's artistic community


Hearkening back to the glory days of Louisville's theater district, the Brown Theatre is a lavish, lovingly restored showplace. State-of-the-art technology combines with Old World splendor to create a performance space as beautiful to look at as it is comfortable to sit in. Seating approximately 1,400 patrons, the Brown stands today as the Grand Dame of Louisville's artistic community.

Brown Theatre Rental Assistance
The Brown Theatre is pleased to offer a limited opportunity to obtain theatre rental assistance for qualifying groups who produce stage programs at the Brown Theatre. Rental assistance awards may be used for Brown Theatre expenses including rehearsal and performance time, technical personnel and other fees as appropriate. Grant Funds will be applied at settlement and can only be used to support facility expenses.

Brown Theatre Rental Assistance Guidelines & Application

Catering at The Brown Theatre

Select from a variety of fine caterers from The Kentucky Center and Brown Theatre's approved caterers list. Whether you need box lunch for ten, or an elegant sit-down dinner for three hundred guests, our list of approved caterers contains some of the area's leading food service and hospitality professionals to meet your needs.

View our Approved Catering list


Brown Theatre

The Brown Theatre is a union-house with an extensive technical inventory. The rate schedule is three-tiered and does not include theater services such as ticketing and house management. For more information please view the technical specifications and information sheet for the Brown Theatre. To inquire about availability, please email the Events Administration Manager.

Brown Theatre Frazier Lobby

Brown Frazier Lobby

The Brown Frazier Lobby is the epitome of a classic art deco space ideal for meetings, luncheons, receptions and more. For more information please view the information sheet for the Brown Frazier Lobby. To inquire about availability, please email the Events Administration Manager.