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Theaters & Venues

Anaheim Azusa Bellflower Brea Burbank Costa Mesa Culver City
Fullerton Glendale Hermosa Beach Hollywood Long Beach Los Angeles North Hollywood
Northridge Pacific Palisades Pasadena Redondo Beach San Pedro Santa Monica Sherman Oaks
Studio City Torrance West Hollywood  Westchester

  

Anaheim

  • Anaheim Community Theatre - providing wide access to quality theatrical productions to positively affect people's lives and enrich the community.
  • Chance Theater - The Chance Theater Repertory Company is an award-winning, professional non-profit organization committed to the exploration of the uniqueness of live theater.

   

Auditions

   

Azusa

Bellflower

  • The Bellflower Theater Company. - and its associated Youth Cultural Arts Foundation are a non-profit community theater organizations.
  • Fleabitten Productions - is a fledgling theatre company dedicated to the creation of quality, professional entertainment that is both intelligent and accessible.

Brea

  • Curtis Theatre - The Curtis brings quality performing arts to North Orange County in a space that's both modern and yet quite intimate.

Burbank

Costa Mesa

   

Culver City

  • Culver City Public Theatre - Summer performances in the outdoors at Dr. Paul Carlson Memorial Park in Culver City.
  • Kirk Douglas Theater - Center Theatre Group's new home for the development of new work and theatre for youth in the heart of downtown Culver City.

   

Directories & Theater Info

   

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Fullerton

  • Vanguard Theatre Ensemble - is a theater and an association of professional theatre artists and specialists dedicated to producing works of literary and theatrical value.

   

Glendale

  • The Alex Theatre - Home of Classic & Contemporary American Plays (CCAP).
  • Glendale Centre Theatre - committed to providing quality family entertainment with shows that are entertaining and uplifting.
  • Noise Within, A - classical theatre company presenting Shakespeare, Moliere, Shaw, Chekhov, and other playwrights.
  • Stepping Stone Players - nonprofit children's theatre company dedicated to bringing individuals from 8 to adult a quality theatre arts experience.

   

Hermosa Beach

   

Hollywood

  • The Actor's Gang - is one of Los Angeles' most enduring theatre ensembles.
  • American Russian Theater - ART Players is a Physical Theatre Ensemble driven by artistic collaboration of theatre artisans to create transformational and exciting work.
  • Hudson Theaters - are 4 theaters and a cafe that work wonderfully for anything from a one person show to a large cast musical. Theater Neo is currently their resident theater company.
  • McCadden Place Theatre - is just north of Santa Monica Blvd. at Lexington and is a current venue for the Echo Theater Company.
  • TheatRevolution - is a 49 seat theater right next to the Hudson Theatres with free courtyard parking.
  • The Theater District - is dedicated to presenting honest dramatizations of the human experience, devoted to artistic integrity, accessibility and providing educational opportunities in the arts. It is located at 804 N. El Centro Ave.
  • Theater Neo - is currently the resident theater company at the Hudson Theaters. It is a company of professionals that provides to the largest possible number of members opportunities to meet both their artistic and professional goals. 
  • Write Act Repertory Company - is a membership-based organization whose member Writers, Actors, Directors, and Artists–in-Residence dedicate themselves to development and production of original plays, lesser known works by established writers, as well as adaptations and musicals.  

   

Long Beach

  • Cal Rep at the Edison Theatre - Cal Rep produces cutting-edge drama in its state-of-the-art Edison Theatre off The Promenade in downtown Long Beach.
  • Carpenter Arts Center - The Carpenter Performing Arts Center is a 1,065-seat theatre on the campus at CSULB, presenting acclaimed professional performers in theatre; world and contemporary dance; pop, folk, classical and world music; children’s entertainment; and film.
  • International City Theatre - committed to bringing the community affordable, quality, professional theatre that will be entertaining, intellectually stimulating, and emotionally satisfying.
  • Long Beach Playhouse - community theater performs plays of all kinds by established and new playwrights.
  • Musical Theatre West - presenting classic American musicals.
  • Musical Youth Artists Repertory Theatre (MYART) - nonprofit youth theatre.
  • OUT Theatre, The - dedicated to diverse theatre in Long Beach and beyond.

   

Los Angeles

  • 68 Cent Crew - theater company presenting original productions.
  • Actors Art Theatre - intimate studio theatre.
  • Ahmanson Theater- The Center Theatre Group's largest theater in the Los Angeles Music Center.
  • Amadeus Company - group of actors, directors, writers and designers looking for new ways to create an independent theater movement.
  • Arc Theatre Company - Located at 1647 La Cienega Blvd. just south of Pico.
  • Attic Theatre Centre - committed to ensemble development, lifelong training of professionals, and the representation of Los Angeles' diverse community through theatrical expression.
  • Bilingual Foundation of the Arts - serving 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.
  • Buffalo Nights Theatre Company - not-for-profit professional theatre company.
  • Burglars of Hamm - dedicated to the creation of unique and original ensemble productions.
  • Center Theatre Group - producing theatre year-round in both the Mark Taper Forum and the Ahmanson Theatre at the Music Center of Los Angeles County.
  • Circle X Theatre Company - dedicated to performing dynamic new works in an engaging artistic style.
  • Company of Angels - providing a self-sustaining theatre which offers its members the opportunity to explore and develop their creative talents for the benefit of the entire community.
  • Company Rep - professional, membership-based theater company located in the El Portal Theatre.
  • Cornerstone Theater Company - ensemble driven by a need to make direct connections with audiences and build bridges between and within diverse communities.
  • David Henry Hwang Theater - is an intimate, 220-seat venue in a former church, known today as the Union Center for the Arts.
  • Downtown Playhouse - nonprofit theatrical organization that produces live theater and jazz and holds ongoing acting workshops.
  • East West Players - Asian Pacific American theatre company.
  • EdgeFest LA Theater Festival - L.A.'s premier festival for new works. The 2005 festival will be held on October 6-23.
  • Ensemble Studio Theatre - The LA Project - member company dedicated to bringing new works to the stage.
  • Fountain Theatre - dedicated to providing a nurturing, creative home for multi-ethnic theatre and dance artists.
  • Geffen Playhouse - offering a menu of classic and new plays in an historic venue.
  • Greenway Arts Alliance - professional theatre company housed at Greenway Court Theatre on the campus of Fairfax High School in Los Angeles.
  • Human Zoo Theatre - theatre for the species utilizing the combined talents of local artists.
  • Los Angeles Repertory Company (LA Rep) - dedicated to the creation of an ensemble that explores the literature of the theatre.
  • Los Angeles Theatre Directory and Restaurant Guide - includes information on venues, plays, and area restaurants.
  • Lucid by Proxy - loose confederation of actors, directors, writers, and technicians who produce plays, readings, films, and other creative work in the Los Angeles area.
  • Mark Taper Forum - The smaller repertory theater at the LA music center. Part of the Center Theater Group.
  • MET Theatre - nonprofit theater company performing new work and original plays.
  • Moving Arts - publicly supported nonprofit company dedicated to producing new work by emerging theatre talent.
  • Odyssey Theatre Ensemble - innovation-oriented theatre and presenter of international works.
  • Orphans Theater Company - company of young artists performing original and challenging pieces.
  • Orpheum Theatre - information about the historic theater built in 1926.
  • Rachel Rosenthal Company - interdisciplinary performance collective led by performance artist Rachel Rosenthal.
  • Reprise! Broadway's Best in Concert - presents classic American musicals in a semi-staged productions.
  • Sacred Fools Theater - is run solely by an ensemble of 36 artists and has an ongoing commitment to the development of new plays and projects which challenge traditional expectations of the theatrical experience.
  • Shakespeare Festival/LA - presenting professional Shakespeare outdoors, under the stars, every summer.
  • Son of Semele Ensemble - ensemble of players dedicated to bringing new and under-exposed works to public focus.
  • Southern California Jewish Repertory Theatre - presenting plays that explore the cultural and spiritual aspects of Jewish life.
  • Spolin Center, The - dedicated to promoting the work of Viola Spolin, educator and mother of modern American improvisation.
  • Strange Company - Los Angeles theatre that focuses on the strange and unusual.
  • Subterranean Theatre Company - original, contemporary and classic comedy and drama.
  • Towne Street Theater - L.A.'s premiere African-American theater company.
  • Troubadour Theater Company - company of performers, musicians, and writers dedicated to the revitalization and deconstruction of theatre.
  • Ullanta Performance Robotics - theater troupe in which all actors are autonomous robots. Presenting traditional plays, performance art, and sales exhibits.
  • Unusual Suspects Theatre Company - exists to help at-risk youth create original theatre and to foster pride, self confidence, and racial tolerance.
  • Will & Company - resident ensemble at the Los Angeles Theatre Center. Information on mainstage productions and touring programs, including interactive theater for K-12 students.
  • Zoo District - driven by the collaborative spirit to unite artists from various disciplines to create daring and original work.

   

North Hollywood

  • Actors Forum Theatre - Since 1975, Actors Forum Theatre, a membership company, has produced numerous award -winning plays
  • Antaeus Company - ensemble of talented and experienced professional actors creating a classical repertory company for Los Angeles.
  • Company Rep - is currently the resident company at Deaf West Theatre, now renamed the S. Mark Taper Foundation Playhouse.
  • Deaf West Theater - was formally renamed to the S. Mark Taper Foundation Playhouse. It has hosted many acclaimed productions over the years.
  • Interact Theatre Company - Founded in 1990, "Interact' is an Actors' Collective" of transplanted experienced New York actors.
  • Lonny Chapman Group Repertory Theater - The GRT is a company of actors, playwrights and directory led by Lonny Chapman, its artistic director.
  • Road Theatre Company - The Road Theatre Company has enjoyed an amazing eleven year history. the company's main stage productions have been honored with 5 Critic's Choice selections from the Los Angeles Times, 5 Critics Choice selections from the Drama-Logue, 3 Pick of the Week selections from the L.A. Weekly, 5 Critics 
  • Sanford Meisner Center - A sixty-seat live theater, where graduates of the two-year program continue their training and growth by doing plays in a professional environment.
  • San Fernando Valley Playhouse - nonprofit theater in North Hollywood.
  • Secret Rose Theatre - On March 5th, 1999, the Secret Rose Theatre opened its doors. It is now a very popular and successful venue.
  • S. Mark Taper Foundation Playhouse - the new name of Deaf West Theatre was formally renamed to the S. Mark Taper Foundation Playhouse. It has hosted many acclaimed productions over the years.

   

Northridge

   

Pacific Palisades

  • Theatre Palisades - The Department of Theatre has three theatres where upwards of seven productions are mounted each semester. 

   

Pasadena

   

Redondo Beach

San Pedro

   

Santa Monica

Sherman Oaks

  • The Robey Theatre Company - Robey was founded in December 1994 by Danny Glover and Bennet Guillory to fill a void of opportunity for Black theatre artists.

   

Studio City

  • Echo Theater Company - is a group of actors, writers, directors, and producers dedicated to developing and presenting the work of playwrights at any and all levels.

   

Theater Organizations

  • AACT - American Association of Community Theatre.
  • The Alliance of Los Angeles Playwrights - ALAP is a support and service organization dedicated to addressing the professional needs of the Los Angeles playwriting community.  
  • American Musical Theater Reference Library A free to use internet directory for anyone who creates musical theater.
  • Dramatists Play Service - Play Publishers and Author's Representatives.
  • International Centre for Women Playwrights - Dedicated to the support of women playwrights around the world.
  • LA Stage Alliance - An organization, supported in part by the Los Angeles County Arts Commission and the City of Los Angeles Cultural Affairs Department, to promote, support, and represent the performing arts of Los Angeles.  
  • Samuel French - Play Publishers and Author's Representatives.  
  • Theater Communications Group - TCG, the national organization for the American theatre, offers a wide array of services in line with our mission: to strengthen, nurture and promote the professional not-for-profit American theatre.
  • YouthPlays.com - A coalition of award-winning dramatists dedicated to providing original, engaging material for young actors and audiences.

   

Torrance

   

West Hollywood

  • Lillian Theater - is a 99-seat warehouse style theatre located in historic Hollywood. Opened in 1999, it houses the Elephant Theatre Company, and other LA based theatre organizations.
  • Celebration Theatre - Since 1982 Celebration Theatre has existed as the only community-based professional theatre in Los Angeles with the mission of accurately representing the gay and lesbian community to itself and to the community at large.
  • Coronet  Theatre - Over 50 years of theatrical excellence.

   

Westchester

  • Kentwood Players - community theater performs plays of all kinds by established and new playwrights.