About The House

The Riviera Theatre seats on two levels for most performances. All seating on the floor is referred to as the “Orchestra” section. The upper level of the theatre is split into Loge (first three rows) and Balcony. The orchestra seating is divided into Front (closer to stage) and Rear (under the balcony) as well as: Left section, Center section, Right section. Front Orchestra seats 454. Rear Orchestra seats 348. The Loge is divided into Left section, Center section, Right section. The Loge seats 99. The Balcony is divided into Left section and Right section. The Balcony seats 238.

Some performances include a “Gold Circle” seating section. The seats in this area are rows A through K seats 8 to 27. Often the Loge section is included in the Gold Circle seats.

  • Although not all shows have seating in the Loge/Balcony area, both Orchestra areas are always available.
  • When events are sold as General Admission, the seating is on a first come, first serve basis.

There are four places for wheelchair seating in the Front Orchestra section with adjacent companion seating (W/C L1, N1 L34 & N34). Please contact the Box Office and notify the ticket agent if you require handicapped accessible seating in these areas as soon as possible. (716) 692-2413

Acoustics in the theatre are excellent. However, for the hearing impaired the Riviera does have Assistive Listening wireless headphones available. Contact the Box Office upon arrival for performance and for further information/terms of use, please see Box Office Services page.

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Seating Layout

Interactive Seating Chart

Coming Soon! Click an area of the house below to get a view of the stage – there isn’t a bad seat in the house!


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