About The Burton Ritz
THE BURTON RITZ STORY
The Ritz originally opened its doors on the 11th March 1935 opening as a cinema showcasing various movies throughout the next 65 years, until its closure in 1999. The building became derelict and in need of much attention.
Originally from Burton Upon Trent and having visited the Ritz many times throughout our childhood we decided to bring life back into this Grade II listed building and keeping as close to the original Ritz Opera House as we could.
The Original Opera house has been restored with all the original Art deco styling brought back to life making it a spectacular venue to celebrate your special day.
The Venue is now available to hire to host wedding functions, Private party's, Business functions or even host your own events. We can cater for smaller events up to 100 guest in our smaller suite which has its own private bar or for larger events we have grand hall which can cater up to 850 Guest. The grand hall also has its own bar, Stage and even mood lighting and chandeliers to create the perfect atmosphere
The lounge bar suite is for smaller parties of up to 100 people. This room is ideal for a small birthday party, a family get together a smaller wedding function or a function room for bussines meetings. It has its own bar, private toilets including disabled toilet with baby changing room facilitys and the entrance is from the side doors of the Burton Ritz.
The Burton Ritz has a few entrances in to the building, The Main entrance is on George Street, The rear of what was the Robins Cinema. this leads you into our main reception area where there is a lift to take you to the main Elite Suite room.
As you enter the room you will notice the 9 chandiliers lighting up the 1930s Decor along with the mood lighting around the edge of the high ceilings