The Majestic Theatre is definitely an unique venue for weddings. This refurbished theatre has a modern industrial look, with a touch of design elements of the past, is perfect for events such as film screenings, weddings, performances, exhibitions and others. There are 2 different spaces within Majestic Theatre which can cater for small intimate gatherings as well as larger scale events such as wedding dinners. The theater is located at the heart of George Town, within the UNESCO Heritage site. Built in 1929, Majestic Theatre (previously know as Shanghai Sound Theatre) was the first cinema in Penang to screen Chinese “talkies” (films with sound instead of silent).
Facilities include Air-conditioning, Green Room, Projector and Screen, Backstage Area, AV System, VIP Box. There is limited street parking outside Majestic Theatre. However, there are several private car parks located nearby within walking distance. Chowrasta Market Multi-storey Car Park and Tek Soon Street (Lebuh Tek Soon) Open Air Car Park (Rates: RM2.00 /hour)
|multipurpose hall for events, weddings #industrial look|
|You have the VIP boxes like the old days|
|The design still reflects the golden era of the film industry|
|Uncles and aunties can reminisce about how they enjoyed going to the movies|
Pre-wedding photo session at the theatre by Alextan Artworks
Overall a pleasant experience. The toilets were clean (always a plus!), and it’s located conveniently close to a lot of nice food stalls in Penang. Pretty good place to host an event.
Majestic Theatre Penang
|Now and then|
FB Page: https://www.facebook.com/MajesticPenang
Add: 31, Jalan Phee Choon, George Town, 10050 George Town, Pulau Pinang, Malaysia
Tel: +604 261 3457
Wedding Packages 2017: from RM1088+ per table
Capacity: 500 pax for banquet