Rent Our Venues

Located in the heart of downtown Edmonton, the award-winning Citadel Theatre complex is filled with extraordinary venues for hosting a variety of events! With over 200,000 square feet, The Citadel can accommodate groups from intimate to grand.  Explore the venues above and see what suits your needs.

We have facilities suitable for hosting:

  • Conferences and Meetings
    • All of our theatres are great options for hosting conferences, annual general meetings, lectures, business meetings, and corporate presentations!  The Maclab or Shoctor Theatres can accommodate over 600 guests, while Zeidler Hall or The Club suit smaller gatherings.
  • Dance and Music Events
    • We rent our theatres to many prominent Edmonton organizations, such as the Edmonton International Jazz Festival and the Brian Webb Dance Company.  Our world-class theatre facilities provide the best in equipment and personnel.
  • Film Screenings
    • Zeidler Hall is one of Edmonton’s only single-screen film venues, with equipment for traditional film media and new digital media (DVD and Blu-Ray).
  • Graduations
    • The Citadel Theatre has great theatre options to host your upcoming graduation ceremony.  We are also home to the gorgeous Lee Pavilion, which is an ideal setting for your graduation photos.
  • Photo Shoots
    • Photo shoots take place in our Lee Pavilion, a lush indoor tropical garden.  Download our Photo Rental application (docpdf).
  • Social Gatherings
    • The Citadel Theatre has terrific rental spaces for many special occasions.  For intimate pre-show parties or cocktail receptions, consider The Club or The Club Lobby.  Media events and recognition events have worked well in the Shoctor Lobby, while Zeidler Hall is great for VIP functions and farewell parties.
  • Wedding Ceremonies
    • Couples looking for a truly unique and memorable setting for their wedding ceremony will find the Citadel ideal.  The Lee Pavilion is also available for wedding photos when booking any of our wedding packages.  Download our Wedding Rental application for the Tucker Amphitheatre, the Lee Pavilion, the Shoctor Lobby or the Club (docpdf)


Contact the Rentals Department

Are you interested in renting a Citadel Theatre venue? Please provide us with the details of your proposed event. A Rentals Department staff member will contact you to discuss availability of the venue, pricing for your event, and to answer all your questions.

Rental Request Form                    Wedding Ceremony Request Form                    Photo Request Form


Please note the Citadel’s Rentals Policy:

The Citadel Theatre is a cultural arts centre in the heart of Edmonton, principally devoted to live theatre performance. We periodically rent our facilities to outside organizations, primarily those in the fields of Theatre, Dance, Music and other Arts. We reserve the right to decline rental of our facilities for any event or to any party where such rental may be detrimental to the best interests of the Citadel Theatre and its patrons.


Phone   780.428.2137
Fax   780.428.2130

The Citadel’s preferred event rental specialists


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