The Astor Theatre

South Yarra

The marvellous Astor Theatre opened in 1936 and still retains it’s original Art Deco charm. The perfect venue for your next event. Imagine the look of awe and surprise on your guests faces as they enter The Astor for your special event and are swept back 70 years to an era of splendour and charm.

As you enter the grand foyer from Chapel Street, you will be swept away by the original charm of the 30’s. The gentle, warm lighting carries through to the magnificent auditorium, which provides seating for up to 1,000 guests in the traditional Stall and Dress Circle format. With multiple spaces available for events, The Astor allows you the flexibiliy to create the perfect event.

The grand scale of the screen, combined with some of the best technology in sound and projection will transport you and your guests to another realm.

The Astor is truly a unique venue, one of Melbourne’s Grande Dames and will create the perfect space for your event. Ideally suited to corporate presentations, product launches, Xmas parties, weddings or that special family event.

After a hiatus of 2 years the Astor is now available for private and corporate events.

At the Astor we offer you the ability to transform an event into a night of wonder and entertainment. From its terrazzo entrance foyer, sweeping staircase and sumptuous upstairs lounge area with art deco couches to the classic theatre, The Astor exudes charm.

Allow us to assist and help you transform your next event into a spectacular reality with out the fuss.


  • Full Catering
  • Bar Service
  • Themeing
  • AV and Technical Support
  • Entertainment
  • Security
  • Hire Equipment

The Astor Theatre
South Yarra


Seated: 100

Cocktail: 800




1 Chapel St, St Kilda VIC 3182