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Abraham Chavez Theatre

Abraham Chavez Theatre
Abraham Chavez Theatre
Abraham Chavez Theatre
Abraham Chavez Theatre

Located adjacent to the El Paso Convention Center, the Abraham Chavez Theater welcomes guests with a three-story high glass windowed entry and unique sombrero-shaped architecture making it a distinct feature on El Paso’s southwestern landscape.

The theatre’s spacious seating is well-appointed, comfortable, generous and relaxing for an indulgent theatre experience. Beaming lights, arched staircases, creative entryways and luminescent chandeliers add to its rich decor. The lobby offers 20 entrance doors at the front of the building, with more than 5,000 square feet of lobby area. The Abraham Chavez Theatre is full of glamour, sophistication and style.

The main box office is located at the Plaza Theatre and is affiliated with Ticketmaster. Day of show, additional box office services are provided at the Abraham Chavez Box Office three hours before showtime.

Venue Details

975 secure, underground parking spaces available. Parking-level theatre entrance located on first parking level

Seating Levels

Flying Balcony: 395 seats
Grand Tier: 1,057 seats
Orchestra: 995 seats
Ochestra Pit: 78 seats

Accessibility Services

Accessible entrance
Passenger elevators
Seating available for 20 wheelchairs
Assistive-listening system available upon request Accessible dressing room


Savor…El Paso is our in-house food and beverage provider. This superior catering service offers an impressive array of choices, from casual to fine dining.

Technical Specs

Full theatrical stage lighting
ETC Expression 72/144 console
15, 3kW dimmers
22, 6kW dimmers
12, 12kW dimmers

Company Switch:
Three 400-amp,3-phase circuits, 120/80v

Sound System:
Public-address sound system available to the seating area and lobby. Announcement and performance monitor system to dressing room speakers. Single channel intercom to all backstage and front of house stations.

Orchestra Shell:
Full orchestra shell

Proscenium dimensions:
38’ x 56’

Piano: Steinway Grand and Upright available

Loading Docks: 2 stage-level loading docks First loading-door dimensions: 14’2” wide x 9’2” high Second loading-door dimensions: 14’6” wide x 7’10” high

Dressing Rooms: 2 “star” dressing rooms 8 regular dressing rooms 23 chorus dressing room 1 quick-change room 1 green room

Other: 32 Scenery Lines Grid located 80ft above stage floor

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