Shelton Auditorium - Main Venue

The Princess Theatre Center for the Performing Arts offers a variety of rental options to fit almost any occasion. We can accommodate a wide array of events, from music concerts, theatrical productions, dances, weddings, corporate parties, conferences, lectures and more.

Rental Rates (Non-profits)

If you are in the beginning stages of planning your event, click the link below to view the rental rates.

Non Profit Rental Rates

Technical Specifications

If you require specifications about the stage, lighting, sound, and other facility information, please click the link below.

Technical Specifications

Rental Rates (Promoters)

If you are a promoter and wish to rent with the Princess, click the link below to review the rental rates. 

Promoter Rental Rates

Learn more about what we do

Take a Virtual Tour of the Princess!

Located in the very heart of downtown Decatur, Alabama, the Princess Theatre attracts thousands of visitors who admire her art deco neon marquee and enjoy the acoustic excellence of her auditorium. Now, you can take a tour behind the scenes and learn more about this historical landmark by clicking our YouTube link below.

YouTube Link

The Second Story offers overflow dressing and rehearsal space and  is home to the Loft Listening Room. This is an intimate Space where the popular Singer/Songwriter Series is performed.

Upstairs Loft

Types of Events

- Company Holiday & Client Parties
- Dinners and/or Receptions on stage (with entertainment)
- Corporate or Public Presentations
- Press Conferences
- Private Concerts
- Pre-Show VIP Parties
- Lectures
- Theatre and Dance Productions
- Film premieres and screenings
- Weddings
- Small meetings, parties and gatherings in the Sexton Lobby, Listening Room and Mezzanine
- Classes and workshops


We hosted our wedding at the Princess Theatre. It was a lovely venue, and the staff was amazing.  It was a day/night to remember.  Thank you! - The Robinsons


Rental Contact: Mary McDonald, [email protected] 
Technical Contact: Penny Linville, [email protected] 
Media Contact: Melissa Ford Thornton, [email protected]

ph: 256-350-1745