The American Theater

446 King St, Charleston, SC
Capacity: 150 people

About The American Theater

Opened in 1942 as Charleston's premier movie house, The American Theater's roots are regal Art Deco architecture and timeless Hollywood glamour. This sophisticated 8,000-square-foot event venue showcases a grand ballroom, vintage marquee and state-of-the-art cinema with stadium seating.

Event Spaces

Stars Lounge
Theater # 1
Theater # 2
William - Aiken Lobby
Venue Types
  • Full Bar/Lounge
  • Fully Equipped Kitchen
  • On-Site Catering Service
  • Wireless Internet/Wi-Fi
  • Max Number of People for an Event: 150
  • Number of Event/Function Spaces: 3
  • Special Features: • Elegant ballroom, complete with entertainment stage • Stunning marquee overlooking King Street • Tables, chairs, and select serviceware for up to 125 guests • Cinema with stadium seating • In-house AV equipment • Expansive lobby and concessions area
  • Total Meeting Room Space (Square Feet): 30,000
  • Year Renovated: 2003