Rentals & Groups


Celebrate your event at Geneva Theater’s fully renovated 1928 historic landmark, where past performances included appearances by the Marx Brothers, Will Rogers and Bela Lugosi.

Geneva Theater is excited to offer an array of private event options to host your party. From a catered gala with live music on our historic vaudeville stage, to a more intimate gathering in our upper event space, or a private showing of a movie for employees and families.

Geneva can cater to your corporate events, seminars, fund raisers, school outings, birthday parties, private screenings and more…With 4K digital cinema (DCP), surround sound audio, video conferencing, and leather rocking seats.

Or, we can bring a movie to you. Our 2-story inflatable screen is perfect for outdoor events and drive-in movies.

Call Marie at 262-496-3270 or email to discuss your event and a quote.

PRIVATE WATCH PARTY @ the Plaza or Geneva

Host your own private movie screening for up to 20 guests in the privacy and comfort of your exclusive auditorium. Watch one of our current movies, or bring a movie of your own.

Starting at $200. Each guest beyond 20 people will be charged admission (current ticket pricing for new movies, or $3 for movies on DVD/Blu-ray). Pricing may be affected by movie schedules and hours of operation. Concessions are available for purchase, with a $1 discount on popcorn and soda combos. Geneva Theater has the option of an additional private party room before or after your screening for $50. Available for a limited time.

Factors that affect the price include:

  • if you’ll be showing a movie or not
  • if the projector is used to show a personal video or photo collage
  • which theater room you use
  • use of private party room
  • optional concessions/fountain drinks/beer/wine, etc.

Liquor license allows wine and beer. No carry-ins, but we can special order most brands with enough notice.

Normal Capacities

Theater 1 seats 220
Theater 2 seats 92
Theater 3 seats 78
Theater 4 seats 101

1st Floor Lobby capacity
seats 16
standing 50
available for catered- or carry-in food service

2nd Floor Private Party Room
seats 25
standing 50
available for catered- or carry-in food service

2nd Floor Public Space
seats 12
standing 20
available for catered- or carry-in food service

Available equipment included in the rental:

  • (3) 6-foot folding lunch tables and table cloths
  • (1) card table and table cloth
  • (1) low circle table and table cloth
  • approx. 12-14 folding chairs
  • (6) high-top circle tables
  • (9) high-top chairs
  • (6) high-top stools
  • (4) display easels
  • (2) 6’x3′ red carpets
  • (1) retro drink cooler on wheeled stand
  • (2) large-capacity coffee and hot water percolators for coffee and tea

Contact us with your event ideas: Marie,