Irvine Auditorium

If the gargoyles on the auditorium's octagonal, soaring, red brick exterior fail to capture your attention, the Main Hall will leave you speechless. Completed in 1932 by renowned Philadelphia architect Horace Trumbauer and distinguished by its inner walls depicting the philosophical history of the University, the Main Hall at Irvine seats 1,259 and houses the Curtis organ, the eleventh largest pipe organ in the world. Irvine Auditorium also houses an acoustic recital hall, four additional special event spaces, production offices and dressing and music practice rooms, as well as a box office and coatroom. The entire facility is air-conditioned and equipped with state-of-the-art technology including a digital satellite computer/video projector, internet access and a house intercom system.



101 Main Auditorium

124 Café 58

The Irvine Auditorium Main Hall is a 1259-seat, ADA accessible, state-of-the-art performing arts complex. The orchestra level is suitable for any large event. Add the use of Balconies 1 and 2 for full theatre capacity. A replica of the original fire curtain from the Main Hall of Irvine Auditorium hangs at the front of the Class of 1958 Café. Café 58 lends itself to any configuration up to 90 guests. Anything needed for a catered reception is available in the Café.


110 Amado Recital Hall

117 Class of 1974 Lobby

The Amado Recital Hall, just off the Main Hall, can be reserved for rehearsal, performance or special events by University and non-University organizations alike. The Main Lobby area of Irvine Auditorium can be reserved for special events, in conjunction with the Main Hall. The space is ideal as a registration, reception, or display area. The coatroom and box office are located here.


G01 Green Room

G7 Meeting Room

College Green, located in the heart of campus, with its rolling green hills, brick pathways, and charming collection of eclectic art. Irvine G7 is a spacious room with an understated, professional atmosphere. With a "lecture-style" arrangement, G7 is ideal for meetings and discussions of twenty or lecture presentations up to fifty-five.


404 Emily Sachs Rehearsal Room

G16 Meeting Room

The Emily Sachs Dance Gallery provides a well-equipped space for small performances as well as rehearsals. The mirrored wall with dance bars and sprung hardwood floor make it especially well suited for dance. Irvine G16 is a spacious room with an understated, professional atmosphere. With a "lecture-style" arrangement, G16 is ideal for meetings and discussions of twenty or lecture presentations up to fifty.