Music's Best Address

Austin City Limits Live at The Moody Theater

Austin City Limits Live at The Moody Theater (ACL Live) is a state-of-the-art, 2,750-person capacity live music venue that hosts approximately 100 concerts a year. It serves as the permanent home for the taping of the acclaimed KLRU-TV produced PBS series, Austin City Limits, the longest running music series in American television history. ACL Live is nestled next to the W Austin Hotel & Residences, which are both located within Block 21, the first mixed-occupancy building of its type in the world to be LEED certified. LEED is a mark of excellence developed by the U.S. Green Building Council acknowledging measurable performance attributes that benefit human and environmental health. ACL Live is the premier destination in Austin for live performances as well as numerous special and private events.

2,700 + Capacity in Three Intimate Levels:

  • Level 1 – Stage & General Admission / Reserved Seats
  • Level 2 – Premium Theater Seating, Suites, & Austin City Limits Gallery featuring Scott Newton's iconic photographs
  • Level 3 – Theater Seating & Jack and Jim Gallery featuring a selection of Jim Marshall's famous photography

State of the Art

Custom concert & TV taping lighting system: Lighting package includes High End Systems' next generation of innovative optics, automated luminaries & digital control consoles

The main speaker system features d&b audiotechnik V series line array elements. 

Venue photo by Jonathan Jackson