Theater Description: The Variety Playhouse is a combination theater and nightclub. Our seating features a mixture of theater-style seats, tables and chairs and dancing and standing areas. Our capacity varies depending on the seating configuration. For many of the shows, there is limited seating along with standing areas.
Production Specs available here.

Band Submissions: If you are interested in having your band perform at the Variety Playhouse, please send an EPK to mail[at]

Refunds: Available for Postponed or Cancelled shows only at the point of purchase.

Parking: Paid lot behind the venue or ParkAtlanta on the streets in the neighborhood. Click here, park anywhere

Smoking: There is no smoking inside the entire building. We do provide a Smoker’s Alley outside.
Items Not Allowed: Markers, Laser Pointers, Sharp or Dangerous Items (knives, guns, mace, etc.) For the safety of our guests, you may be subject to search at the door. No backpacks allowed.
Dress code: Casual
Disabled: Be here 10 minutes before doors open for early admittance. Bathroom is available.
Cameras/Taping: Call 404 524-7354 the afternoon of the show. We do not know beforehand.
All shows are “All Ages” unless otherwise stated.
All patrons must have a ticket, regardless of age. All children must have a ticket. Please be aware that not all events are suitable for Children and plan accordingly. Children who are disruptive may be asked to leave the theatre.

High End: The Ritz, 4 Seasons, Westin Peachtree Plaza
Mid: Wyndham midtown, Wyndham downtown, Grenada Suites, Colony Square Hotel, Holiday Inn Decatur
Economy: Highland Inn (closest to the Variety Playhouse), Red Roof Inn (N. Druid Hills), Courtyard by Marriott, Days Inn

Hotels near Variety Playhouse

Variety Playhouse on Wikipedia (Thanks Tim Farley)

Rental Info: The Variety Playhouse is available for rental for shows, private events, parties and corporate events. Contact brad[at] for more information.