Located on the lower level of the Catalina Casino, Avalon Theatre offers first-run movies nightly at 7:30
pm. For a list of current features, call 310.510.0179. Enjoy a performance on the theatre’s original Page
pipe organ, one of only a few still in existence, every Friday and Saturday, one hour before the movie
Restored to its original grandeur, this art deco masterpiece was the first theatre in the United States
designed specifically for talking pictures. The theatre’s legendary acoustics were copied by the builders
of Radio City Music Hall in New York. The theatre’s hand-painted murals, which adorn its 43-foot high
dome, were designed by John Gabriel Beckman, whose work is also featured on the façade of
Hollywood’s Grauman’s Chinese Theatre.