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About Productions

For 25 years, About...Productions critically acclaimed original theaterworks and educational programs have been seen extensively in the greater Los Angeles area, throughout the nation, in Canada, and on national television. We believe in the power of theater to enlighten audiences, celebrate the lives of seniors, and transform greatest-risk youth.

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We are pleased to announce
About…Productions’ 25th Anniversary Year programming!



empowers all youth and enlightens audiences by drawing on the rich and inspiring history of the Chicano movement of the 1960s and 70s,
a period of dramatic civil rights activity that continues to affect all Americans. The Chicano Legacy Project is built around our Evangeline production and its related educational programs, and the Young Theaterworks’ Through the Ages program.

Through the Ages Program 2013-14
at Monterey Continuation High School
Culmination & Mural Unveiling:
March 21 at 10:30am at Monterey H.S.
March 21 at 7pm at Plaza de la Raza
and
YT Presents
at Pasadena Unified high schools—our newest Young Theaterworks program which brings East L.A. stories and students to Pasadena youth for a cross town exchange and also provides Pasadena youth with YT workshops.



how small theaters are transforming Los Angeles
FIRST RESPONDER TALES will examine the unique values Los Angeles small theater companies hold, their theatrical and survival strategies, their engagement with their chosen communities, and how best to tell the tale of their impact on the City of Los Angeles.


The FREE four-part symposia series, presented in association with Inner City Arts, will launch on WED, JANUARY 22, 2014 – 6:30PM
and feature the Los Angeles Poverty Department
at Inner City Arts’ Rosenthal Theater • 720 Kohler St • Los Angeles 90021


25TH ANNIVERSARY ARCHIVAL PROJECT


In honor and celebration of About…Productions’ 25th Anniversary, we will begin mining our rich repertoire of original theaterworks presenting them in staged readings and full productions, and preparing them for publication. Stay tuned for more details and exciting upcoming announcements!