LA THEATRES

CommunityWalk Map – Los Angeles Theatre Venues

Who said Los Angeles is not a theatre city? Bitter Lemons is here to prove you otherwise!

Listing your venue with address on the map is complimentary. If you would like to add your venue’s contact info, website link and logo to the Theatre map, we can do so for a minimal charge of $9.99/month or $99/yr. Email us at [email protected] if you are interested.

Listing your venue below is complimentary as well. Submit your Los Angeles based theater to [email protected] by providing us with the following information:

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Theme of theater productions (i.e. Original plays, Shakespeare, Drama, Comedy, Improv, etc.)
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Actors Art Theatre

6128 Wilshire Blvd. #110
Los Angeles, CA 90048
(323) 969-4953
www.ActorsArt.com

Mission Statement: AAT is dedicated to the belief that we are not separate from each other and have the capacity to empathize with all people; through the actor’s art, we can produce works that entertain and inspire change.

ACME Comedy Theatre

135 N. La Brea Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90036
(323) 525-0233
www.AcmeComedy.com

Theme of theater productions: -
Mission Statement: -

The Actors’ Gang

Ivy Substation
9070 Venice Blvd.
Culver City, CA 90232
[email protected]
www.TheActorsGang.com

Theme of theater productions: Daring interpretations of classics and bold new plays that address the world today through a prism of satire, popular culture, and raucous stagecraft.
Mission Statement:
to create bold, original works for the stage and daring reinterpretations of the classics that are raw, immediate, socially minded, and crafted with the highest artistic standards.

Ahmanson Theatre

135 N. Grand Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90012
www.CenterTheatreGroup.org

Theme of theater productions: -
Mission Statement: -

Alex Theatre

216 N. Brand Blvd.
Glendale, CA 91203-2610
(818) 243-2611 ext. 15
[email protected]
www.AlexTheatre.org

Theme of theater productions: -
Mission Statement: -

Andak Stage Company

Residence at New Place Studio Theatre
10950 Peach Grove Street
North Hollywood, CA 91601
(818) 506-8462
www.Andak.org

Theme of theater productions: The company offers groundbreaking interpretations of classics as well as premiering new works such as John W. Lowell’s THE LETTERS, a drama of intimidation and disinformation, staged as a cat-and-mouse struggle between a Ministry Directory and his female employee in pre-glasnost Russia.

A Noise Within

234 S. Brand Blvd.
Glendale, CA 91204
(818) 240-0910
www.ANoiseWithin.org

Theme of theater productions: Working in the repertory tradition (rotating productions using a resident ensemble of professional, trained artists) and dedicated solely to producing classical dramatic literature.
Mission Statement:
A Noise Within’s mission is to produce the great works of world drama in rotating repertory with a company of professional, classically-trained actors and to educate the public through outreach and conservatory training programs that foster an understanding and appreciation of history’s greatest plays and playwrights.

The Antaeus Company

At Deaf West Theatre
5112 Lankershim Blvd.
North Hollywood, CA 91601
(818) 506-5436
info@antaeus.org
www.Antaeus.org

Theme of theater productions: Classical plays or adaptations/re-envisionings of
classical material
Mission Statement:
We strive to keep classical theater vibrantly alive in ourselves, in our schools and in our community by presenting professional productions with a top-flight ensemble company of actors; by training the next generation of theater artists in classical performance technique and by sharing the inherently educational value of classical theater with our local schools

Ark Theatre Company

Mail: PO Box 5161
Beverly Hills, CA 90209
Physical: 2511 Wilshire Boulevard
LA, CA 90057
(323) 969-1707
[email protected]
www.ArkTheatre.org

Theme of theater productions: Company specializing in classical theatre, along with contemporary plays that reflect the depth and interplay of language in classical works.
Mission Statement:
Ark Theatre company is an ensemble of theatre professionals dedicated to the creation of outstanding theatre — theatre with emotional weight, intelligence and passion.

Art/Works Theatre

(Artel Ensemble)
6569 Santa Monica Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90038
(323) 871-1912
[email protected]
www.ArtWorksTheatre.com

Theme of theater productions: -
Mission Statement: -

Assistance League Playhouse
(Nine O’Clock Players)

Assistance Leafue of Southern California
1367 N. St. Andrews Pl.
Hollywood, CA 90028
(323) 469-1973
www.NineOClockPlayers.com

Mission Statement: The mission of Nine O’Clock Players Auxiliary of Assistance League of Southern California is to bring live theatre to children and parents in the Los Angeles community. We are a “not-for-profit” philanthropic theatrical organization producing and performing the finest family entertainment for over 75 years.

Avery Schreiber Theatre

11050 Magnolia Blvd.
North Hollywood, CA 91601
[email protected]
www.AverySchreiberTheatre.com

Theme of theater productions: -
Mission Statement: -

Attic-logoAttic Theatre

5429 W. Washington Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90016
(323) 525-0600
[email protected]
www.AtticTheatre.org

Theme of theater productions: New plays
Mission Statement:
The Attic Theatre Conservatory, Inc. is a California non-profit corporation formed in 1995 to establish an ensemble acting company based on excellence, to help develop new plays and voices for the theatre, and use live theatre as an educational tool to develop new audiences. To those ends, the Conservatory sponsors the Attic Theatre Ensemble now in its 20th year and a national playwriting contest for new one-act plays, The One Act Marathon, now in its 15th season.

Bang Comedy Theatre

457 N. Fairfax Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90048
(323) 653-6886
[email protected]
www.BangStudio.com

Theme of theater productions: Improv

Theatre Banshee

3435 W. Magnolia Blvd.
Burbank, CA 91505
(818) 846-5323
[email protected]
www.TheatreBanshee.org

Theme of theater productions: Specializing in the plays and playwrights of Ireland, Banshee seeks to create drama that illuminates humanity at large.
Mission Statement:
Believe that theatre is a vital part of our cultural landscape, and they’re dedicated to making outstanding productions accessible to all

Barnsdall Gallery Theatre

Barnsdall Art Park
4800 Hollywood Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90027
(323) 644-6272
[email protected]
www.BGTTix.com

Theme of theater productions: -
Mission Statement: -

Beverly Hills Playhouse

(Camelot Artists)
254 S. Robertson Blvd.
Beverly Hills, CA 90211
(310)822-3006
www.BHPlayhouse.com

www.CamelotArtists.com

Theme of theater productions: -
Mission Statement: -

Beyond Baroque

681 Venice Blvd.
Venice, CA 90291
(310) 822-3006
[email protected]
www.BeyondBaroque.org

Mission Statement: Literary/Arts Centers and public spaces dedicated to literary and cultural production, contact, interaction, and community building.

Bilingual Foundation of the Arts Theatre

421 N. Avenue 19
Los Angeles, CA 90031
(323) 225-4044
[email protected]
www.BFATheatre.org

Mission Statement: The mission of the Bilingual Foundation of the Arts (BFA) is to serve communities by presenting classic Spanish language drama and contemporary plays on Hispanic themes to English- and Spanish-speaking audiences, thereby bringing awareness of the diversity of the Hispanic culture through theater. Within this mission, BFA provides educational resources and training opportunities in the performing arts.

Bootleg Theater

2220 Beverly Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90057
(213) 389-3856
[email protected]
www.BootlegTheater.com

Mission Statement: Bootleg provides artistic support and production resources to help these artists create original and daring interdisciplinary work. Combining art forms creates work that is surprising, unexpected, exciting and reflective of life in Los Angeles, a city where the boundaries are elastic, and not bound by tradition. Bootleg offers Los Angeles a celebration of itself.

Brain Brew Entertainment

6324 Ivarene Ave.
Hollywood, CA 90068
(323) 461-0640
[email protected]
www.BrainBrewEntertainment.com

Theme of theater productions: Custom-written sketch and musical comedy. Interactive, mystery theater. Live game shows. Team building and corporate events.

Brentwood Theatre

11301 Wilshire Blvd.
Building 211
Los Angeles, CA 90073
(310) 479-3003
[email protected]
www.RichmarkEnt.com

Theme of theater productions: -
Mission Statement: -

Brimmer Street Theatre Company

1850 Taft Ave #105
Los Angeles, CA 90038
(617) 953-8544 – David Jette
[email protected]
www.BrimmerStreet.org

Theme of theater productions: original plays, drama, and comedy
Mission Statement:
Brimmer Street Theatre Company is a non-profit Los Angles-based performance company with a commitment to develop original theatre, breathe life into the classics, and welcome artists whose work challenges established forms and expectations. The BSTC strives to form a close ensemble of these artists, craftsmen, students and benefactors to produce work of exceptional innovation and character.

Buffalo Nights Theatre Company (Powerhouse Theatre)

3116 Second St.
Santa Monica, CA 90405
(323) 969-4744
[email protected]
www.BuffaloNights.org

Theme of theater productions: -
Mission Statement: -

Celebration Theatre

7051-B Santa Monica Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90038
Mail: 7985 Santa Monica Blvd. Ste. 109-1
West Hollywood, CA 90046
(323) 957-1884
[email protected]
www.CelebrationTheatre.com

Mission Statement: Celebration Theatre is a community of artists dedicated to presenting innovative, provocative, and relevant work that examines the gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender and queer experience. We endeavor to challenge society’s perception of this community and give a vibrant voice to its evolving identity.

Celtic Arts Center

10943 Camarillo Street
North Hollywood, CA 91602
(818) 760-8322
[email protected]
www.CelticArtsCenter.com

Theme of theater productions: -
Mission Statement: -

Cerritos Center for the Performing Arts

12700 Center Court Dr.
Cerritos, CA 90703
(562) 916-8510
www.CerritosCenter.com

Theme of theater productions:
Mission Statement: -

Chandler Studio Theatre Center

The Production Company
12443 Chandler Blvd.
North Hollywood, CA 91607
(310) 869-7546
www.TheProdCo.com

Theme of theater productions:
Mission Statement: -

Chrysalis Stage (in Residence at the Vic Lopez Auditorium)

6700 Whittier Ave
Whittier, CA 90601
(562) 212-1991
[email protected]
www.ChrysalisStage.com

Theme of theater productions: Classic literature
Mission Statement: Chrysalis Stage is dedicated to producing professional plays of great literature in the Whittier area.

Circle X Theatre Company

Mail: 2118 Panorama Terrace
Los Angeles, CA 90039
(213) 804-5491
www.CircleXTheatre.org

Mission Statement: Circle X is a not-for-profit ensemble theatre company dedicated to highly provocative and boldly theatrical productions of new and rarely-seen plays. We believe in imagination over budget, adrenaline over inertia and excellence over all. Through art and action we cultivate a better community. Our artistic process is the challenge and the bond that drives our company. Our emphasis on innovation goes beyond our selection of thought-provoking, highly theatrical plays. It extends into everything from design, performance and direction to administration and marketing, creating the unique aesthetic for which Circle X is known.

Circus Theatricals

2511 Wilshire Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90057
(310) 701-0788
Mail: P.O. Box 586
Culver City, CA 90232
[email protected]
www.CircusTheatricals.com

Theme of theater productions: New works of established Playwrights
Mission Statement: To continue to develop new works with established and budding playwrights, expand their community outreach programs, develop a subscription audience, continue to develop the Circus Theatricals Studio Ensemble, start a children’s program, and enhance the quality of training in The Circus Theatricals Studio for Actors.

City Garage

(Aresis Ensemble)
1340 1/2 Alley Fourth St.
Santa Monica, CA 90401
Mail: P.O. Box 2016
Santa Monica, CA 90406
(310) 319-9939
[email protected]
www.CityGarage.org

Theme of theater productions: -
Mission Statement: -

Classical Theatre Lab

7336 Santa Monica Blvd. #831
West Hollywood, CA 90046
(323) 960-5691
[email protected]
www.ClassicalTheatreLab.org

Theme of theater productions: -
Mission Statement: -

Coast Playhouse

8325 Santa Monica Blvd.
West Hollywood, CA 90069
(323) 650-8509
(323) 455-3856
[email protected]
www.TheCoastPlayhouse.com

Theme of theater productions: -
Mission Statement: -

Coeurage Theatre Company

7313 Santa Monica Blvd
West Hollywood, CA 90046
[email protected]
www.Coeurage.org

Theme: Minimalistic, Original, Comedy, Drama, PAY-WHAT-YOU-WANT admission.
Mission Statement: The Coeurage Theatre Company, exist to make impassioned theatre accessible for all audiences through pay-what-you-want admission and fresh, challenging productions.

The Colony Theatre

555 N. Third St.
Burbank, CA 91502
[email protected]
www.ColonyTheatre.org

Theme of theater productions: -
Mission Statement: -

Company of Angels

501 South Spring Street
los Angeles, CA 90013
(323) 883-1717
www.CompanyOfAngels.org

Theme of theater productions: Celebrating our differences and similarities.
Mission Statement: Company of Angels is dedicated to creating theater that is deeply connected to its community. Theater in Los Angeles is largely disconnected from the vast majority of residents. This is especially lamentable given the ability of theater to create a shared experience, illuminate societal struggles, and provide a vehicle to express and discuss ideas. We aim to share and help give voice to the many stories that exist in our community.

The Complex

6476 Santa Monica Blvd.
Hollywood, CA 90038
(323) 465-0383
[email protected]
www.ComplexHollywood.com

Theme of theater productions: -
Mission Statement: -

Conejo Players Theatre

351 S. Moorpark Road
Thousand Oaks, CA 91361
(805) 495-3715
[email protected]
www.ConejoPlayers.org

Mission Statement: To share in providing the community with a year-round schedule of affordable live theatre produced to serve the cultural, educational, and entertainment needs of the community.To welcome and provide an avocational opportunity for all volunteers interested in the theatre arts to participate in the many activities of community theatre.

Cornerstone Theatre Company

Mail: 708 Traction Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90013
(213) 613-1700 ext. 15
[email protected]
www.CornerstoneTheater.org

Theme of theater productions: -
Mission Statement: -

Creative Playground

Mail: P.O. Box 1426
Los Angeles, CA 90078-1426
(310) 636-8089 (vm)
[email protected]
[email protected]
www.CreativePlayGround.org

Theme of theater productions: -
Mission Statement: -

Crossley Theatre
& Crossley Terrace Theatre

(Actors Co-op Theatre Company)
1760 N. Gower St.
Hollywood, CA 90028
(323) 462-8460
[email protected]
www.ActorsCo-op.org

Mission Statement: Actors Co-op is a company of Christian actors driven by passion for the Lord Jesus Christ, with a mission to pursue the highest standards of theatrical excellence and to build up its members spiritually personally and professionally

Crown City Theatre Company

11031 Camarillo Street
North Hollywood, CA 91401
(818) 605-5685
[email protected]
www.CrownCityTheatre.com

Theme of theater productions: Everything and Anything under the sun from hard-hitting theater to Gilbert & Sullivan to Shakespeare and beyond.
Mission Statement: To entertain using music as an integral part of all productions.

Culver City Public Theatre

Mail: 3834 Crestview Road
Culver City, CA, 90232
(310) 712-5482
[email protected]
www.CCPT.org

Theme of theater productions: -
Mission Statement: -

Deaf West Theatre

5112 Lankershim Blvd.
North Hollywood, CA 91601
(818) 762-2998
[email protected]
www.DeafWest.org

Mission Statement: To directly improve and enrich the cultural lives of the 1.2 million deaf and hard-of-hearing individuals who live in the Los Angeles area by providing exposure and access to professional theater, filling a void for deaf artists and audiences; To serve as an institution for the discovery and exploration of artists’ identities and stature; To create, share and preserve a legacy of deaf culture through the medium of Sign Language Theatre.

Dorothy Chandler Pavilion

135 N. Grand Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90012
(213) 972-7478
www.MusicCenter.org

Theme of theater productions: -
Mission Statement: -

Downey Civic Theatre

(Downey Civic Light Opera)
8435 Firestone Blvd.
Downey, CA 90241-3843
(562) 904-7230
www.DowneyTheatre.org

Theme of theater productions: -
Mission Statement: -

East West Players

120 North Judge John Aiso Street
Los Angeles, CA 90012
(213) 625-7000
[email protected]
www.EastWestPlayers.org

Theme of theater productions: Educational
Mission Statement:
As the nation’s premier Asian American theatre organization, East West Players produces outstanding works and educational programs that give voice to the Asian Pacific American experience.

Echo Theater Company

Mail: 12400 Ventura Blvd. #165
studio City, CA 91604
www.EchoTheaterCompany.com

Theme of theater productions: -
Mission Statement: -


The Eclectic Company Theatre

5312 Laurel Canyon Blvd.
North Hollywood, CA 91607
(818) 508-3003
[email protected]
www.EclecticCompanyTheatre.org

Theme of theater productions: -
Mission Statement: -

Edgemar Center for the Arts

2437 Main St.
Santa Monica, CA 90405
(310) 392-0815
[email protected]
www.Edgemar.org

Theme of theater productions (i.e. Original plays, Shakespeare, Drama, Comedy, Improve, etc.): original plays, drama, comedy
Mission Statement: Edgemar Theatre Group’s goal is to mount great original and classic plays.  ETG fervently hopes to bring to the next generation something that is not solitary and electronic, but alive.  Theatre is a shared community experience and as necessary as the air we breathe.

El Centro Theatre

804 N. El Centro
Hollywood, CA 90038
(323) 230-7261
[email protected]
www.ElCentroTheatre.com

Theme of theater productions: -
Mission Statement: -


Electric Lodge

1416 Electric Ave.
Venice, CA 90291
(310) 306-1854
[email protected]
www.ElectricLodge.org

Mission Statement: The Electric Lodge is a laboratory for artists and environmentalists. We engage our community through the visual and performing arts, innovative classes, programs and seminars, providing experiential contexts and opportunities for dialogue. The Electric Lodge is a torch bearer in the effort to stimulate public understanding and support for the creation of a sustainable worldwide eco-system.

Elephant Theatre Company

6322 Santa Monica Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90038
(323) 962-0046
[email protected]
www.ElephantTheatreCompany.com

Theme of theater productions: Original works
Mission Statement:
To produce a new brand of quality original theatre in Los Angeles.

El Portal Theatre

5269 Lankershim Blvd.
North Hollywood, CA 91601
(818) 508-4234
[email protected]
www.ElPortalTheatre.com

Theme of theater productions: -
Mission Statement: -


Ensemble Studio Theatre-LA

Mail: 137 N. Larchmont Blvd. #134
Los Angeles, CA 90004
(213) 368-9552
www.EnsembleStudioTheatreLA.org

Theme of theater productions: Works-in-progress, weekly Playwrights’ Unit, First Looks/Full Lenghts and Winterfest staged readings of new plays.
Mission Statement: Ensemble Studio Theatre Los Angeles creates an environment that encourages the initiation, exercise, and practice of artistic imagination and expression. We are dedicated to developing and producing new work by established and emerging playwrights, providing a lifelong artistic home to our membership of theatre professionals and sustaining live theatre – the vital and unique interaction of artist and audience. We believe that the greatest value of the theatre artist is his ability through his work to reflect and affect the world around him.

Falcon Theatre

4252 W. Riverside Dr.
Burbank, CA 91505
(818) 955-8004
[email protected]
www.FalconTheatre.com

Theme of theater productions: – Mission Statement:

First Stage

(inside the United Methodist Church Complex, 2nd fl)
6817 Franklin Ave.
Hollywood, CA 90028
(323) 850-6271
[email protected]
www.FirstStageLA.org

Theme of theater productions: - Mission Statement: -

John Anson Ford Theatre

2580 Cahuenga Blvd. East
Los Angeles, CA 90068
(323) 856-5793
[email protected]
www.FordTheatres.org

Mission Statement: The John Anson Ford Theatres is a center that fosters the excellence, diversity, vitality, understanding, appreciation and accessibility of the performing arts in Los Angeles County. Its programs nurture artists, arts organizations and community, and provide a gateway for the people of greater Los Angeles to discover and appreciate cultures of their region and the world.The Ford strives to be a world-class community performing arts center that celebrates and reflects the diversity of the people of Los Angeles. As such, the Ford improves the health of community arts and cultural organizations through its programming, community partnerships, and the strength of the cultural richness of Los Angeles.

Fountain Theatre

5060 Fountain Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90029
(323) 663-2235
[email protected]
www.FountainTheatre.com

Mission Statement: In an era of urban anxiety, ethnic hostility and wavering spirit, the Fountain offers a safe, supportive haven for artists of varied backgrounds to gather, interact and inspire each other toward the creation of work that will ignite and illuminate the community from which it’s drawn and give creative voice to those who may not otherwise be heard.

Freemont Centre Theatre

1000 Fremont Ave.
South Pasadena, CA 91030
(626) 441-5977
[email protected]
www.FremontCentreTheatre.com

Theme of theater productions: -
Mission Statement: -

Frida Kahlo Theatre

(Group de Teatro Sinergia)
2332 W. Fourth St.
Los Angeles, CA 90057
(213) 382-8133
[email protected]
www.FridaKahloTheater.org

Theme of theater productions: -
Mission Statement: -

Furious Theatre Company

Carrie Hamilton Theatre
600 Playhouse Alley, #300
Pasadena, CA 91101
(818) 679-8854
[email protected]
www.FuriousTheatre.org

Theme of theater productions: -
Mission Statement: -

Cagney LogoGangbusters Theatre Company

c/o Christian Levatino
PO BOX 461730
Los Angeles, CA 90046
(818) 915-8527
[email protected]
www.GangbustersTheatre.com

Theme of theater productions: Mostly Modern Classics
Mission Statement:
“Staging the modern classics with their original speed and violence”

Geffen Playhouse

10886 Le Conte Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90024
(310) 208-6500
www.GeffenPlayhouse.com

Theme of theater productions: -
Mission Statement: -

The Ghost Road Company

P.O. Box 2323 Culver City, CA 90230
(310) 281-8341
[email protected]
www.ghostroad.org

Theme of theater productions: The Ghost Road Company is dedicated to the creation and presentation of ensemble-devised work and the ongoing development and training of our ensemble artists. Our company is unique in its approach, having developed our own methods over the years – methods that utilize the talents and experiences of each ensemble member.  These techniques produce plays created by our members with a dedication to our mission.
Mission Statement
: The ensemble scavenges the current social landscape for objects, language and images that are, in turn, informed by the ensemble’s individual experiences of the world, creating something surprising and unexpected. The world of the piece is the piece itself, in which the “everyday” transforms into unexpected realizations and epiphanies about the nature of truth and possibility in the world at large.

Glendale Centre Theatre

324 N. Orange St.
Glendale, CA 91203
(818) 244-8481
www.GlendaleCentreTheatre.com

Theme of theater productions: -
Mission Statement: -

Golden Theatre Arts

23233 Saticoy St., #107
West Hills, CA 91304
(818) 887-9178
[email protected]
www.GoldenPAC.net

Theme of theater productions: Established in Canoga Park in 1985 for the purpose of building self-esteem in young people through the performing arts, Golden PAC has offered year-round Musical Theatre Workshops to area children ages 7-14 and teens ages 13-19 for the past 23 years.
Mission Statement:
Workshops are presented in the spring, summer and fall and are designed to build confidence, self-esteem and performing arts skills in an environment of mutual respect, encouragement and FUN!

Greenway Arts Alliance

(Greenway Arts Alliance)
544 N. Fairfax Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90036
(323) 655-7679
[email protected]
www.GreenwayArtsAlliance.org

Mission Statement: Greenway believes in the power of the arts to inspire and stimulate; it commits to passing on knowledge and experience to the next generation; it aspires for a genuine, deep engagement with its community.

Groundling Theatre

7307 Melrose Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90046
(323) 934-4747
www.Groundlings.com

Theme of theater productions: Improv

The Hayworth Theatre

2511 Wilshire Blvd.
Los Anglees, CA 90057
(213) 389-9860
[email protected]
www.TheHayworth.com

Theme of theater productions: -
Mission Statement: -

Hermosa Beach Community Theatre

710 Pier Ave.
Hermosa Beach, CA 90254
(310) 318-0280
www.HermosaBeachPlayhouse.com

Theme of theater productions: -
Mission Statement: -

Highways Performance Space

at the 18th Street Arts Center
1651 18th St.
Santa Monica, CA 90404
(310) 453-1755
www.HighwaysPerformance.org

Theme of theater productions: -
Mission Statement: -

Hillcrest Center for the Arts

(Young Artists Ensemble)
403 W. Hillcrest Dr.
Thousand Oaks, CA 91360
(805) 381-2747
www.HillcrestArts.com

Theme of theater productions: -
Mission Statement: -

Hudson Backstage Theatre

6539 Santa Monica Blvd.
Hollywood, CA 90038
Rental:
(323) 856-4249
[email protected]
www.HudsonTheatre.com

Theme of theater productions: -
Mission Statement: -

[Inside] the Ford

2580 Cahuenga Blvd. East
Hollywood, CA 90068
[email protected]
www.FordTheatres.com

Theme of theater productions: New work (world premieres)
Mission Statement:
Partnership program makes it possible for theater companies without permanent performance spaces to present in a state-of-the-art venue.

InterAct Theatre Company

P. O. Box 349
North Hollywood, CA 91603
(818) 765-8732
[email protected]
www.InterActLA.org

Mission Statement: Interact is a performing arts collective of theatre professionals dedicated to serving our audiences and our community by producing live theatre that is entertaining, culturally enriching, and educational. Interact serves as a home to theatre artists of a national stature seeking an environment that fosters the artistic growth of the ensemble and its individual members.

International City Theatre

Long Beach Performing Arts Center
300 East Ocean Blvd.
Long Beach CA 90802
[email protected]
www.IctLongBeach.org

Theme of theater productions: Comedy, Drama, Musicals
Mission Statement:
to bring the Southern California community affordable, quality, professional theater that will be entertaining, intellectually stimulating and emotionally satisfying.

James Armstrong Theatre

(in Torrance Cultural Arts Center)
3330 Civic Center Dr.
Torrance, CA 90503
(310) 781-7150
www.TCAC.Torrnet.com

Theme of theater productions: -
Mission Statement: -

Japanese American Cultural
and Community Center

244 S. San Pedro St. Ste. 505
Los Angeles, CA 90012
(213) 628-2725
Box office:
(213) 680-3700
[email protected]
www.JACCC.org

Mission Statement: The mission of the JACCC is to present, perpetuate, transmit and promote Japanese and Japanese American arts and culture to diverse audiences, and to provide a center to enhance community programs.

Kirk Douglas Theatre

9820 Washington Blvd.
Culver City, CA 90012
Mail:
601 W. Temple St.
Los Angeles, CA 90012
www.CenterTheatreGroup.org

Theme of theater productions: -
Mission Statement: -

Knights Bridge Theatre logoKnightsbridge Theatre

1944 Riverside Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90039
(323) 667-0955
[email protected]
www.KnightsbridgeTheatre.com

Theme: All (classical, modern, original works, drama, comedy, improv, musicals)
Mission Statement:
The Knightsbridge Theatre comprises dedicated, talented individuals sharing a deep, undying respect for the performing arts. We explore classical and contemporary plays, musicals, and experimental pieces, encouraging an environment of growth and exploration. By embracing the complexity and beauty of the human condition, we hope to entertain and inspire change in ourselves and the world around us.

L.A. Connection Comedy Theatre

13442 Ventura Blvd.
Sherman Oaks, CA 91423
(818) 784-1868
(818) 710-1320
[email protected]
www.LAConnectionComedy.com

Theme of theater productions: Stand-up Comedy
Mission Statement:
Since 1977 the L.A. Connection Comedy Theatre’s mission has been to perfect the art of improvisation. To inspire, train, develop and nurture talent of all ages through the rehearsals and weekly live performances.Our goal is to create a community of performers who can develop their talents in a supportive setting. A safe environment of trust, support, growth, and freedom allows our performers to showcase their individual talent in a group dynamic. The LAC will continue to expand our horizons in all areas of media to create opportunities for professional and amateur performers alike. We love to teach, we love to perform. We love to laugh. We love improvisation.

LA Mirada Theatre
for the Performing Arts

14900 La Mirada Blvd.
La Mirada, CA 90638
(562) 944-7977
[email protected]
www.LaMiradaTheatre.com

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Largo at the Coronet Theatre

366 N. La Cienega Blvd.
West Hollywood, CA 90048
(310_ 855-0350
www.Largo-LA.com

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L.A. Theatre Works

Skirball Cultural Center
2701 N. Sepulveda Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90049
[email protected]
www.latw.org

Theme of theater productions: Live-in-performance radio theater series records classic and contemporary plays as well as important new work for broadcast on public radio
Mission Statement:
To produce, promote and preserve significant works of dramatic literature using innovative technologies

Leonix

PO Box 241193
Los Angeles, CA 90024
(424) 645-2011
[email protected]
www.LeonixTheatre.org

Mission Statement: Leonix is a movement theatre ensemble that devises original performance work based on community need and social reform.
The name “Leonix”, a fusion of the Lion and the Phoenix, is a metaphor of the troupe’s objective to create courageous and regenerative work. Drawing on traditions of many artistic disciplines, including melodrama, clowning, and modern dance, Leonix strives to create socially relevant performances that entertain, educate and empower individuals and communities. We accomplish this by partnering with community-based organizations to research and devise original performance work, as well as conducting workshops and dialogues based on performance or community need.

Lillian Theatre
(Elephant Stageworks)

1076 N. Lillian Way
Hollywood, CA 90038
(323) 962-0046
www.ElephantStageworks.com

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Little Fish TheatreLittle Fish Theatre

777 Centre St
San Pedro, CA 90731
(310) 512-6030
[email protected]
www.LittleFishTheatre.org

Theme: Presenting new, classic and contemporary works.
Mission Statement: To bring contemporary and classical works to underserved, culturally diverse audiences in order to ignite imagination, promote literacy and encourage artistic expression.

Lodestone Theatre Ensemble

Mail: P.O. Box 1072
Studio City, CA 91614
(323) 993-7245
shplodestone[email protected]
www.LodestoneTheatre.org

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Long Beach Playhouse

5021 E. Anaheim St.
Long Beach, CA 90804
(562) 494-1014
[email protected]
www.LBPH.com

Mission Statement: To nurture and cultivate new and traditional audiences, as well as emerging and established artists: encourage the participation of all interested individuals: maintain a strong theatre training program and produce quality theatre which includes traditional plays and classics, new works and thought-provoking, socially significant productions, and is accessible to our socially and economically diverse community.

The Lonny Chapman Theatre

10900 Burbank Blvd.
North Hollywood, CA 91601
(818) 309-9439
[email protected]
www.LCGrt.com

Mission Statement: To foster growth of legitimate theatre in the greater Los Angeles area. To work as a service organization with the community, including youth groups, schools and charities.

Los Angeles Theatre Center

514 S. Spring St.
Los Angeles, CA 90013
(213) 489-0994
www.TheLATC.com

Mission Statement: To provide a world-class arts center for those pursuing artistic excellence; a laboratory where both tradition and innovation are honored and honed; a place where the convergence of people, cultures, and ideas contribute to the future.

Los Angeles Women’s Shakespeare Company

Mail: 1158 26th St. Ste. 399
Santa Monica, CA 90403
(310) 453-5069
[email protected]
www.LisaWolpe.com

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Lucid By Proxy Theater Group

Mail: 5714 Craner Ave.
North Hollywood, CA 91601
(818) 913-0838
[email protected]
www.LucidByProxy.com

Theme of theater productions: Lucid specializes in original, unpublished work, especially plays that have not previously been produced professionally. Also helps promote solo performers.

Luckman Fine Arts Complex

California State University, LA
5151 State University Dr.
Los Angeles, CA 90032
(323) 343-6611
www.LuckmanArts.org

Theme of theater productions: music, dance, theatre, visual arts, film and video.

Luna Playhouse

3706 San Fernando Road
Glendale, CA 91204
(818) 500-7200
www.LunaPlayhouse.com

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Lyric Hyperion Theater Café

2106 Hyperion Ave.
Silver Lake, LA, CA 90027
(323) 540-0935
www.LyricHyperion.com

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Madrid Theatre

21622 Sherman Way
Canoga Park, CA 91303
(818) 347-9419
Box Office: (818) 347-9938
[email protected] www.CultureLA.org/MadridTheatre

Mission Statement: Professionally managed by the City of Los Angeles Department of Cultural Affairs, the Madrid Theatre encourages the presentation of artistic and cultural events that reflect the interests and high expectations of our surrounding community.

Magicopolis

1418 Fourth St.
Santa Monica, CA 90401
(310) 451-2241
www.Magicopolis.com

Theme of theater productions: Magic shows
Mission Statement:
To stimulate the intellect, stir the imagination and lift the spirit.

Matrix Theatre

7657 Melrose Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90046
(323) 852-1445
www.MatrixTheatre.com

Mission Statement: The Matrix Theatre endeavors to build a creative environment that nurtures and feeds the needs of the theatre professional. In the process, we have explored a variety of theatrical genres and styles, constantly challenging both actor and audience.

Met Theatre

1089 N. Oxford Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90029
(323) 957-1152
www.TheMetTheatre.com

Mission Statement: The MET Theatre Company provides a haven where diverse artists pursue and realize their unique creative visions.

Morgan-Wixson Theatre

2627 Pico Boulevard
Santa Monica, CA 90405
(310) 828-7519
[email protected]
www.Morgan-Wixson.org

Theme of theater productions: musicals, drama, comedy, and children’s theatre
Mission Statement:
The mission of Santa Monica’s Morgan-Wixson Theatre is to entertain, educate, enrich, and inspire all ages – engaging the community in live theatre experiences which reflect dramatic and cultural diversity.

Moth Theatre

4359 Melrose Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90029
[email protected]
www.MothTheatre.com

Theme of theater productions: original plays, avant garde work, old plays reimagined

Mission Statement: Moth searches for Truth, both personal and universal, through an approach that lifts conventional theatrical structure. “NO BLOCKING”. Physically. Emotionally. Spiritually. We explore this approach across drama, art, film and music by cultivating a community through workshops, classes and shows. Every artist has the potential to create free of convention and we encourage it to come to life at Moth. We seek this spirit in the stories we choose to tell, especially through new writers and original work.

Moving Arts

1822 Hyperion Ave.
Silver Lake, CA 90027
Mail: P.O. Box 481145
Los Angeles, CA 90048
(323) 666-3259
www.MovingArts.org

Theme of theater productions: Not limited to any particular style or genre, we are confined only by the inherent truth of the material. We also favor the eclectic; some of our late-night or short-run shows have combined elements of cabaret, biting stand-up, and performance art.
Mission Statement:
Moving Arts is committed to producing high quality presentations of original dramas and comedies that are bold, challenging, edgy and relevant to the community. Powerful stories that speak to the human condition in fresh and startling ways.

Musical Theatre Guild

c/o Weston Capital Management
12424 Wilshire Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90025
(818) 848-6844
[email protected]
www.MusicalTheatreGuild.com

Theme of theater productions: Musicals
Mission Statement:
The Musical Theatre Guild, a nonprofit membership company of theatrical professionals, is devoted to preserving the unique American art form of musical theatre by presenting seldom-seen musicals, and by offering education for both the current and next generations of musical theatre audiences.

Musical Theatre West

Office: 4350 E. Seventh Street
Long Beach, CA 90804
(562) 856-1999
[email protected]
www.Musical.org

Theme of theater productions: Musicals
Mission Statement:
Musical Theatre West is dedicated to preserving musical theatre as a unique American Art form and enriching the cultural life of Southern California through the presentation of established musicals, the development of new works, and the expansion of our Youth Cultural Enrichment Program. Musical Theatre West is a California 501(c)3 non-profit organization and is a member of the Long Beach Area Chamber of Commerce. Musical Theatre West is proud to be a member of the National Alliance for Musical Theatre and operates under a LOA/WCLO contract with Actor’s Equity Association.

Mutineer Theatre logoMutineer Theatre Company

PO Box 41167
Los Angeles, CA 90041
phone/fax: (323) 871-5826
[email protected]
www.MutineerTheatre.com

Theme of theater productions: Original work
Mission Statement:
The mission of Mutineer Theatre Company is to create, develop, and produce diverse original material through an explorative and experimental collaborative effort. We are committed to working in a manner that places reverence on the voice of the artist, in whatever medium, to celebrate the work in a unified vision, discipline, and regard.

Mysteries En Brochette

Mail: 2629 Main St. #130
Santa Monica, CA 90405
(310) 399-1507
[email protected]
www.MysteriesEnBrochette.com

Theme of theater productions: Interactive, mystery dinners with music.

Nate Holden Performing Arts Center

4718 W. Washington Blvd.,
Los Angeles, CA 90016
323-964-9766
[email protected]
www.EbonyRep.org

Mission Statement: The Nate Holden Performing Arts Center (NHPAC) is a professional, state of the art, 400 seat theatre in Los Angeles. Ebony Repertory Theatre (ERT), is Los Angeles’ only African American professional (Actors’ Equity Contract) theatre company. ERT’s mission is to bring diverse, high standard, professional performing arts to LA’s Mid-City community, making the Nate Holden Performing Arts Center one of Los Angeles’ leading cultural destinations.

needtheater

Mail: 6214 Drexel Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90048
(323) 472-0200
[email protected] 
www.needtheater.org

Mission Statement: In order to bridge the diverse communities of Los Angeles, needtheater produces performances that cultivate social dialogue, nurture artists, and expand the role of theater in society.

Next Stage (and Tres Stage)
The Berubian Theatre Company

1523 N. La Brea, Ste. 208 and 209
Hollywood, CA 90028
(323) 850-7827
[email protected] 
www.Berubians.com

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The NoHo Arts Center

11136 Magnolia Blvd.
North Hollywood, CA 91601
(818) 508-7101
[email protected] 
www.TheNoHoArtsCenter.com

Mission Statement: To provide theatre that is affordable, entertaining and provocative and that explores the human condition and its many facets. To establish educational programs and special events for the entertainment and enrichment of local residents and visitors to the NoHo Arts District. To create new, innovative works of artistic expression with a commitment to experimentation and exploration. To offer new perspectives on the classics, that are both relevant to a modern world and dynamic in execution. To include the theatrical education of children as part of our ongoing outreach into the community.

Norris Theatre

27570 Crossfield Dr.
Rolling Hills Estates, CA 90274
(310) 544-0403
[email protected]
www.NorrisCenter.com

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Odyssey Theatres

2055 S. Sepulveda Blvd.
West Los Angeles, CA 90025
(310) 477-2055
www.OdysseyTheatre.com

Mission Statement: The Odyssey Theatre Ensemble’s mission remains firm: the creation of new work, the revitalization and re-exploration of classical material, consistent experimentation with the most current developments at the forefront of the “state of the art” in the international theatre world, ongoing investigation of the “process” of creating theatre, and continuing development of new acting, directing, and writing talent via the Actor’s Laboratory, Play Development Program, and Emerging Directors Plan. Ultimately, the institution moves toward the creation of a larger International Experimental Theatre Center, facilitating the crosspolination of artists from different countries, cultures and disciplines, and the exposure of this collaborative work to the Southern California audience.

Open Fist Theatre

6209 Santa Monica Blvd.
Hollywood, CA 90038
(323) 882-6912
www.OpenFist.org

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Pacific Resident Theatre

703; 705 1/2; 707 Venice Blvd
Venice, CA 90291
Mail:
P.O. Box 568
Venice, CA 90294
Box Office:
(310) 822-8392
Theatre:
(310) 301-3971
www.PacificResidentTheatre.com

Mission Statement: To provide greater Los Angeles with a resident theatre company dedicated to providing programming of the highest quality, presented in an environmental and participative style, in order to entertain, inform and educate our multicultural community. To rediscover rarely performed classics, and to foster and develop new works through the collaboration of an artistic ensemble influenced by social relevance, past, present and future. To promote the theatre arts by providing opportunities for artists and craftsmen to develop and enrich their skills.

Padua Playwrights

[email protected]
www.PaduaPlaywrights.net

Theme of theater productions: Writing plays
Mission Statement:
To sustain the Momentum producing plays by Murray and other important Padua writers, while also providing whatever energy possible to the younger generation of Padua influenced playwrights.

Pantages Theatre, Hollywood

6233 Hollywood Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90028
(323) 468-1770 [email protected]
www.BroadwayLA.org

Theme of theater productions: Large Scale Touring Broadway Productions as well as Long-Running Event Engagements (WICKED, LION KING, ETC)
Mission Statement:Broadway/L.A. seeks out the best in live stage entertainment for its subscribers, whether for shows at its own venue – the Pantages Theatre in Hollywood – or at another of Los Angeles’ other premiere performing arts venues. As always, Broadway/L.A. provides its subscribers with the best possible priority seating for all engagements, usually at substantial discounts as compared with the purchase of single tickets. Broadway/L.A. is Owned by the Nederlander Organization and is the Los Angeles based-presenting wing.

Parsons Nose Family Theater

1325 Monterey Road
South Pasadena, CA 91030
(626) 403-7667
[email protected]
www.ParsonsNose.com

Theme of theater productions: Classic Theater for families.
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Pasadena Civic Auditorium

300 E. Green St.
Pasadena, CA 91101
(626) 793-2122 ext. 231
[email protected]
www.ThePasadenaCivic.com

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Pasadena Playhouse

39 S. El Molino Ave.
Pasadena, CA 91101
(626) 792-8672
www.PasadenaPlayhouse.org

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Phantom Projects Theatre Group

La Mirada Theatre
14900 La Mirada Blvd
La Mirada, CA 90638
Mail: PO Box 250
La Mirada, CA 90638
(714) 690-2900
[email protected]
www.PhantomProjects.com

Theme of theater productions: Original works, classics, adaptations of classic novels.

Pico Playhouse

10508 W. Pico Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90064
(310) 204-4440
[email protected]
www.PicoPlayhouse.com

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Playwrights’ Arena

(Los Angeles Theatre Center)
Mail:
514 S. Spring St.
Los Angeles, CA 90013
(213) 627-4473
Stage:
Studio/Stage
520 N. Western Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90004
[email protected]
www.PlaywrightsArena.org

Theme of theater productions: Writing new plays.
Mission Statement:
Playwrights’ Arena, under the leadership of artistic director Jon Lawrence Rivera, is dedicated to discovering, nurturing and producing bold new works for the stage written exclusively by Los Angeles playwrights.
The Arena develops new materials through several series of readings, workshops and round table discussions. Local playwrights are encouraged to create original, adventurous, daring materials with the intent of challenging the mind, touching the heart and provoking the spirit.

Plaza De La Raza
Cultural Center
for the Arts and Education

3540 N. Mission Road
Los Angeles, CA 90031
(323) 223-2475 ext. 206
www.PlazaDeLaRaza.org

Mission Statement: Plaza De La Raza provides year round programs in arts education and serves as an art center and school of performing and visual arts.

Powerhouse Theatre

3116 N 2nd Street
Santa Monica, CA 90405
(213) 674-6682
[email protected]
www.PowerhouseTheatre.com

Theme of theater productions: Original plays, comedy, drama, works of high artistic integrity
Mission Statement:
The mission of The Powerhouse Theatre is to provide a home where art and artist are both cared for and challenged in a community based upon mutual respect. We are dedicated to a greater understanding of ourselves and the world we live in. Our process-oriented approach to theatre is designed to explore the medium in innovative ways and provide artists with the opportunity to develop and share their work. It is a commitment to theater as an “educational tool” that drives the Powerhouse community.

The Rachel Rosenthal Company

2847 S. Robertson Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90034
(310) 839-0661
www.RachelRosenthal.org

Theme of theater productions: TOHUBOHU! Extreme Theatre Ensemble performing evenings of Totally Improvised Theater
Mission Statement: Rachel Rosenthal founded The Rachel Rosenthal Company, a non-profit organization, in 1989 to work collaboratively with artists from other disciplines and pass on the legacy of her pioneering form of spontaneous collaboration (the DbD “Doing by Doing” technique) through her Company’s theatrical productions and performance workshops. The Company is devoted to communicating current artistic, social, environmental, cultural, gender, technological and spiritual issues through all their activities to a broad public.
The ensemble performs visual, visceral works combining movement, visual art and sound with theatrical performance.  Their work has been described as “a cross-culture, cross gender collective [that] enlivens the spirits and restores faith in imagination”.
The Company offers young, emerging artists an arena in which to create, hone and present new, experimental work collaboratively with Rosenthal, an 83 year-old master performer/director, and carry on her legacy.

The Raven Playhouse

5233 Lankershim Blvd.
North Hollywood, CA 91601
(818) 720-2009
[email protected]
www.RavenPlayhouse.com

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The Red Brick Road Theatre Company

12930 Ventura Blvd. #531
Studio City CA 91604
(818) 392-7526
[email protected]
www.TheRedBrickRoad.org
Theme of theater productions : Original Plays, Contemporary Dramas, Comedys
Mission Statement : Our mission is to produce and explore artistically challenging and widely inspirational works, encourage diversity and develop existing and new original pieces through the use of ensemble.

Red Dog Squadron

[email protected]
www.RedDogSquadron.com

Mission Statement: RED DOG is committed to producing artist-driven, ensemble based theatre. Alternating between new works from emerging playwrights and fresh takes on more established plays, the company strives to generate visceral, thought-provoking, and transcendent experiences for both audience and artist alike. In this way, our most profound collaboration is with the beloved strangers that enter our darkened theatre, who sit together, elbow to elbow, and embolden us to explore the wonders of the human condition.

Redondo Beach Performing Arts Center

1935 Manhattan Beach Blvd.
Redondo Beach, CA 90278
(310) 937-6607
[email protected]
www.RBPAC.com

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Renberg Theatre

(The LA Gay and Lesbian Center)
Ed Gould Plaza
1125 N. McCadden Pl.
Hollywood, CA 90038
(323) 860-7324
www.LAGayCenter.org

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Reprise! Broadway’s Best

1575 Westwood Blvd. Ste. 204
Los Angeles, CA 90024
Mail: 1640 Fifth St. Ste. 206
Santa Monica, CA 90401
(310) 319-1111
[email protected]
www.Reprise.org

Theme of theater productions: Musical Theatre
Mission Statement:
We believe in great musical theatre. We live for chorus lines, jazz hands and spotlights. We believe the hills are alive with the sound of music, anyone can whistle, and that the sun really will come out tomorrow. We know that musicals can take you to a place where bursting into song and dance is not only expected but encouraged. That’s why we do what we do. And let’s face it: in these times we can all use a little escape. Whether you’re a jetor a shark, a funny girl or a jersey boy, we’re here for you.

Ricardo Montalbán Theatre

1615 N. Vine St.
Hollywood, CA 90028
(323) 871-2420
www.RicardoMontalbanTheatre.org

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The Road Theatre Company

Lankershim Arts Center
5108 Lankershim Blvd.
North Hollywood, CA 91601
(818) 761-8838
[email protected]
www.RoadTheatre.org

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Rogue Machine

Residence at Theatre Theater
5041 W Pico Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90019
(323) 930-0747
[email protected]
www.RogueMachineTheatre.com

Theme of theater productions: Original plays or plays new to Los Angeles. Mission Statement: Rogue Machine seeks to be a theatre of ideas and a theatre of imagination; a theatre which creates worlds which mirror and examine contemporary culture. We will nurture new works and introduce works new to LA. We will engage the community with art that creates a dialogue and resonates with the audience after the curtain closes.

Ruskin Group Theatre

3000 Airport Ave.
Santa Monica, CA 90405
(310) 397-3244
www.RuskinGroupTheatre.com

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Saban Theatre

(formerly Wilshire Theatre Beverly Hills)
8440 Wilshire Blvd.
Beverly Hills, CA 90211
(323) 655-4900
Box Office: (323) 655-0111
www.WTBH.org

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Sacred Actor logoThe Sacred Actor

3017 B 2nd Street
Santa Monica, CA 90405
(310) 392-8212
[email protected]
www.SacredActor.com

Theme: Dynamic, original, authentic, and inspiring devised theatre
Mission Statement:
The Sacred Actor is a multicultural, multifaceted collection of dedicated artists whose desire and mission is to birth, nurture, and produce authentic, original, and dynamic “devised theatre” with an emphasis on inspiring and sharing a vision of hope and possibility for today and tomorrow for humankind.

Sacred Fools Theater Company

660 N. Heliotrope Dr.
L.A., CA 90004
(310) 281-8337
www.SacredFools.org

Mission Statement: The Sacred Fools Theater is dedicated to creating and fostering a dynamic, empowered artistic community in Los Angeles. The company is run solely by the ensembled artists. We have an ongoing commitment to the development of new plays and projects which challenge traditional expectations of the theatrical experience. Our goal is to produce work which invigorates, enlightens and entertains. We believe that theater is a popular and vital art form which inspires and transforms its audience and its members.

Santa Monica Group Theatre/Santa Monica Playhouse

1211 4th Street
Santa Monica, CA 90401
(310) 394-9779
theatre@SantaMonicaPlayhouse.com
www.SantaMonicaPlayhouse.com

Mission Statement: Santa Monica Group Theatre/Santa Monica Playhouse is an internationally acclaimed professional intimate theatre and educational conservatory, presenting exciting year-round Main Stage productions, Family Theatre musicals, International exchanges, performances and workshops for youth, pre-schoolers and adults, classes in private and public schools and birthday parties from its intimate performance space in Santa Monica. In almost half a century of continuous operation it has garnered over 200 awards and commendations, thirty-five of those years under the guidance of current co-Artistic Directors Chris DeCarlo and Evelyn Rudie.

sbts logo dark brownShakespeare by the Sea

397 W 11th St
San Pedro, CA 90731
(310) 217-7596
info@shakespearebythesea.org
www.ShakespeareByTheSea.org

Theme: our admission free repertory Shakespeare festival that tours to parks throughout Los Angeles and Orange Counties
Mission Statement:
to bring contemporary and classical works to underserved, culturally diverse audiences in order to ignite imagination, promote literacy and encourage artistic expression.

Shakespeare Festival/LA

Mail: 1238 W. First St.
Los Angeles, CA 90026
(213) 481-2273
info@shakespearefestivalla.org www.ShakespeareFestivalLA.org

Themes of theater productions: Everything Shakespeare
Mission Statement: To enchant, enrich, and build community through professional theatrical traditions that are accessible to all.

skypilotlogoSkyPilot Theatre

Mail: 12439 Magnolia Blvd. #241
Valley Village, CA 91607
bob@skypilottheatre.com
www.SkyPilotTheatre.com

Themes of theater productions: Original Plays
Mission Statement:
Effectively suspend the disbelief of our audience each and every performance. To pay respect to the theatre, and in doing so, create quality entertainment for you, the public, by providing thought provoking, ensemble driven pieces. We believe as a not-for-profit it is our duty to better the community through our works. It is our commitment to donate proceeds from each production to local worthwhile charities, using the Company as a means to make an impact on others.

Southern California Jewish Repertory Theatre

5850 W. Third St. Ste. 234
Los Angeles, CA 90036
(323) 293-7257
AHFBroadway@yahoo.com
www.SCJewishRep.com

Mission Statement: To create a permanent professional theatre in Southern California. An artistic home for Jewish cultural themes, and the development of new Jewish plays. A Theatre where the cultural and spiritual aspects of Jewish life are explored and which presents the breadth and diversity of the Jewish experience.

SPQR Theater logoSPQR Stage Company (at Studio/Stage)

520 N.Western Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90004
(323) 793-2153
spqrstageco@aol.com
www.Studio-Stage/spqr.php

Theme of theater productions: Original plays
Mission Statement:
Not to be boring

Stella Adler Academy and Theatres

6773 Hollywood Blvd. 2nd. fl.
Los Angeles, CA 90028
(323) 465-4446
stan@stellaadler-la.com
www.StellaAdler-LA.com

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The Syzygy Theatre Group

Mail: 1125 E. Broadway #67
Glendale, CA 91205-1315
(323) 254-9328
info@syzygytheatre.org
www.SyzygyTheatre.org

Mark Taper Forum

135 N. Grand Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90012
Mail: 601 W. Temple St.
Los Angeles, CA 90012
(213) 972-7478
www.CenterTheatreGroup.org

Mission Statement: Under the leadership of Artistic Director Michael Ritchie, Center Theatre Group is committed to further advance the art of theatre. The organization is committed to producing theatre that reflects and informs our own community. We hope to attract new audiences to our theatres through stories inspired on our own streets as well as through plays that transport our audiences lifetimes away. Center Theatre Group plans to bring new work and new voices to the stage through collaboration with other Los Angeles theatre companies and ensembles, through commissioning of key artists, through presenting and producing consortiums and through an artists in residence program

TeAda Productions

1021 5th Street #204
Santa Monica, CA 90403 (Mailing Address only)
(310) 998-8765
teada@teada.org www.TeAda.org

Theme of theater productions: Developing and producing multi-cultural performance work
Mission Statement:
The mission of TeAda Productions is to expand the awareness of issues affecting underserved communities through the development and presentation of performances by people of color. TeAda’s cross-disciplinary performances incorporate theater, performance art, and dance. TeAda embraces a fearless commitment to provide artists a space to explore cultural and political issues most relevant to their communities. TeAda serves as a bridge between the health, education, and social justics issues of these underserved communities.

Theatre 40

(Reuben Cordova Theatre of Beverly Hills High School)
241 Moreno Dr.
Beverly Hills, CA 90212
Mail: P.O. Box 5401
Beverly Hills, CA 90210
(310) 364-3606
www.Theatre40.org

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Theatre Asylum

(Laurence Whiting & Leon Acord, partners)
Office:
2601 S. Barry Avenue
LA, CA 90064
Theatre:
6320 Santa Monica Blvd
Hollywood, CA 90028
(310) 473-5566
tix: (310) 473-LIVE (5483)
lw@carvedinstonetheplay.com and leon@leonacord.com www.CarvedInStonetheplay.com

Theme of theater productions: We’ve produced three shows in San Francisco (the solo show “Last Sunday in June”; the SF production of “Carved in Stone,” and the fundraiser “The Butterfly Effect”), as well as a short film. This is our first show in LA. “Carved in Stone” opens June 19 at Theatre Asylum for an eight-week run.”Carved in Stone” features Truman Capote, Oscar Wilde, Tennessee Williams and Quentin Crisp sharing digs in the aftelife.
Mission Statement:
Playwright Jeffrey Hartgraves, who also played Tennessee in the SF prod., was to direct the show, but passed away while we were in pre-production. We were determined to honor him by moving forward. We’re not a theatre company, but more a theatre production company, dedicated to get Jeffrey’s work known in Los Angeles.

The Theatre @ Boston Court

70 N Mentor Ave
Pasadena, CA 91106
(626) 683-6883
brianp@bostoncourt.com
www.BostonCourt.com

Theme of theater productions: Plays with inherent theatricality, world premieres, re-envisioned classics
Mission Statement: The Theatre @ Boston Court produces passionate, artist-driven theatre that challenges the audience while urging its artists to fearlessly and passionately pursue their unique voice and vision. Play selection encompasses a wide variety of genres which are inherently theatrical, texturally rich and visually arresting.

Theatre Banshee

3435 W. Magnolia Blvd.
Burbank, CA 91595
(818) 846-5323
Sean@theatrebanshee.org
www.TheatreBanshee.org

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Theatre of Note

1517 N. Cahuenga Blvd.
Hollywood, CA 90028
(323) 856-8611
www.TheatreOfNote.com

Mission Statement: We at Theatre of NOTE are an enduring ensemble of diverse theatre artists in the heart of Hollywood who inspire, inform, and ignite our audiences by discovering courageous voices and creating entertaining, provocative, and revelatory theatrical works.

Theatre/Theater

5041 Pico Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90019
(323) 422-6361
theatretheater@hotmail.com
www.TheatreTheater.net

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Theatre Unleashed

15335 Morrison St. Ste. 145
Sherman Oaks, CA 91403
(818) 497-3701
theatreunleashed@aol.com
www.TheatreUnleashed.com

Theme of theater productions: Original and established plays.
Mission Statement:
At its core, the mission of Theatre Unleashed is simple: to work together as one, passionately and professionally, in creating truly remarkable theatre. Theatre Unleashed celebrates the creative collaboration process by encouraging its members to explore fresh, thought-provoking approaches to both original works and established shows. Theatre Unleashed will experiment with various forms of multimedia to heighten the entertainment experience while staying true to the playwright’s words, characters and thematic intent. Story-telling is the driving force behind any Theatre Unleashed production as the company pledges to push its artistic boundaries, striving to reach that emotional resonance with our audience that only live theatre can create.

Theatre Unlimited (T.U. Studios)

10943 Camarillo St.
North Hollywood, CA 91602
(818) 205-1680
dgersten89@gmail.com
www.NoHoArtsDistrict.com

Theatre West

3333 Cahuenga Blvd. West
Hollywood, CA 90068
(323) 851-4839
theatrewest@theatrewest.org
www.TheatreWest.org

Mission Statement: To conduct workshops to further our member’s artistic growth, present performances grown from those workshops and to do outreach to the greater community, which we accomplish through both education (Associate Members who study for free), children’s theatre, and– in the case of A Christmas Carol– partnering with local schools to include children in the play, educate teachers in making art, and creating a fun curriculum, based on the play in English, vocabulary, math, history, and geography.

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Mail: PO Box 3112
Los Angeles, CA 90078
title3@title3.net
www.title3.net

Mission Statement: Dedicated to the creation of innovative work with an emphasis on creating opportunities for women in the arts

Towne Street Theatre

Mail: 4101 Budlong Ave. #4
Los Angeles, CA 90037
(213) 624-4796
info@townestreet.org
www.TowneStreet.org

Theme of theater productions: L.A.’s Premiere African-American Theatre Company
Mission Statement:
Founded in the aftermath of the 1992 Los Angeles riots with the belief that we could affect social change through our art, the Towne Street Theatre’s mission is creating, developing and producing original work that is reflective of the African-American experience and perspective for theater and film.
In order to further illuminate the role African-American artists have played in the history of the American theater, we also produce a series enitled “Black Classics,” dedicated to the work of playwrights seldom produced, such as Loften Mitchell, Alice Childress and Steve Carter. Our mission of affecting social change is extended with our commitment to developing the next generation of theater artists through our children’s programming.
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The Underground

1312 N. Wilton Place
Hollywood, CA 90028
(323) 467-0036
undergroundtheater@msn.com
www.UndergroundTheater.com

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USVAA Theatre

(the United States Veterans’ Artists Alliance)
10858 Culver Blvd.
Culver City, CA 90230
(310) 559-2116
usvaa@sbcglobal.net
www.usvaa.org

Theme of theater productions: Zoo Story, Custer, as well as photography and other exhibits)
Mission Statement: The Los Angeles based United States Veterans’ Artists Alliance (USVAA) was founded in 2004 as a multi-disciplinary, non-profit arts organization. From our inception our mission has been to provide veterans of all eras and all branches of the military with opportunities in the arts. It has been our experience that providing veterans both a foundation for their work and freedom to pursue it as they see fit, is the best means to bringing quality work forward while maintaining the organization for the long-term — so that we are able to consistently assist veterans and artists.

victoryThe Victory Theatre

3326-24 Victory Blvd
Burbank, CA, 91604
(818) 814-4404
thevictory@mindspring.com
www.TheVictoryTheatreCenter.org

Theme of theater productions: Drama and Comedy – new works and significant revivals
Mission Statement:
To develop new plays, produce world premieres & significant revivals by American playwrights, and to foster the emergence of new talent. The Theatre fosters new writing, acting, directing and technical theatre talent through dramaturgical workshops, acting classes, creative partnerships and productions. The Victory Theatre strives to choose material reflecting, integrating and dramatizing social, political and economic issues to educate, challenge and entertain the community and engage its artists. The Victory Theatre Center is a driving force in the theatre community that champions & challenges artists to move audiences with transformative works from new voices.

Vox Humana Theatre Company

P.O. Box 93338
Los Angeles, CA 90093
(323) 769-5794
www.VoxHumanaProductions.org

Mission Statement: Vox Humana is an ensemble of artists dedicated to helping the new voices of theatre be heard and to bringing a fresh voice to established works. We believe the shared experience with our audience is an integral part of each production, whether through the immediacy of an intimate performance or the amazement of spectacular presentation.

VS. Theatre Company

P.O. Box 2293
Los Angeles, CA 91610
(323) 816-2471
www.VSTheatre.org

Mission Statement:We want to take back the theatre. Our main objective is to entertain our audiences by selecting original, engaging, thought-provoking pieces. We want our audiences to have a great time at our shows, yes, but we also want them to be thinking about them a few days later.

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c/o Jaffee and Associates LLC
3151 Cahuenga Blvd. West, Ste. 107
Los Angeles, CA 90068
(323) 876-9337
www.WCEnsemble.org

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Westchester Playhouse

(Kentwood Players)
8301 Hindry Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90045
(310) 645-5156
www.KentwoodPlayers.org

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Whitefire Theatre

13500 Ventura Blvd.
Sherman Oaks, CA 91423
(818) 687-8559
www.WhitefireTheatre.com

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Whitmore-Lindley Theatre Center

11006 Magnolia Blvd.
Sherman Oaks, CA 91423
(818) 687-8559
egaynes@aol.com
www.WhitmoreLindleyTheatreCenter.com

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Will and Company

At the Ricardo Montalban Theatre
1615 N. Vine St.
Hollywood, CA 90028
(323) 461-0093
www.WillAndCompany.com

Mission Statement: We strive for egalitarianism and unity in our artistic adventure. We look to present work that shatters stereotypes of color, of creed, of ability, of gender. We want to provoke discussion, evoke emotion, incite action, encourage change.

The Will Geer Theatricum Botanicum

1419 N. Topanga Cnayon Blvd.
Topanga, CA 90290
Mail: P.O. Box 1222
Topanga, CA 90290
info@theatricum.com
www.Theatricum.com

Theme of theater productions: Shakespeare, classic plays, and socially conscious contemporary plays
Mission Statement:
To elevate, educate and entertain audiences of all ages by presenting thought-provoking classics, socially relevant plays, and education programs in a beautiful, natural outdoor sanctuary for the arts.

Write Act Repertory Company

6125 Carlos Ave.
Hollywood, CA 90028
(323) 469-3113
Write Act Rep Theatre
6128 Yucca Ave.
Hollywood, CA 90028
writeactpub@aol.com
www.WriteActRep.org

Mission Statement: We strive for egalitarianism and unity in our artistic adventure. We look to present work that shatters stereotypes of color, of creed, of ability, of gender. We want to provoke discussion, evoke emotion, incite action, encourage change.

Woodland Hills Theatre /
West Valley Playhouse

7242 Owensmouth Ave.
Canoga Park, CA 91303
Mail: P.O. Box 6649
Woodland Hills, CA 91365-6649
(818) 884-1907
www.WVPlayhouse.com

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The 2nd Stage Theatre

(The Blank Theatre Company)
6500 Santa Monica Blvd.
Hollywood, CA 90038
Mail: 1301 Lucile Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90026
www.TheBlank.com

Mission Statement: The Blank is committed to the enrichment of Hollywood’s cultural life through production of first-rate theatre, education of current and future artists, and creation of groundbreaking new works for the theatrical repertoire.

24th Street Theatre

1117 W. 24th St.
Los Angeles, CA 90007
(213) 745-6516
theatre@24thstreet.org
www.24thStreet.org

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3KO Broadway Theatre Company

(818) 685-9939
broadway3ko@yahoo.com
www.3ko.org

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