Whittier Centre Theatre


The Whittier Center Theatre, built in 1960, is operated by the City of Whittier Parks, Recreation & Community Services Department.  This fully equipped, 400 seat theatre is housed in the Whittier Community Center and is used primarily for live theatrical productions.  It is home to Whittier Family Theatre, and serves many recreational and professional performing arts organizations in the area such as Whittier Community Theatre, Whittier's non-profit amateur theatre group. 


  • To educate young people in the theatre arts including acting, musical theatre, and theatrical production. 
  • To foster imagination, confidence, effective communication, group responsibility and the development of creative skills in an enjoyable, collaborative setting. 
  • To provide a range of culturally diverse theatrical experiences which inspire participants onstage and in the audience, and instill a sense of cultural and historical perspective. 
  • To nurture a lifelong appreciation of the arts among young people who will continue to support theatre, music, dance and other art forms as adults.

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Click here to see the Whittier Center Theatre Upcoming Events for January - June, 2015.

For more information: please contact (562) 567-9430

Upcoming Events

April 17 - 25    Bishop Amat Show - Produced by Bishop Amat High School
April 30 - May 2    St. Paul Show - Produced by St. Paul High School
May 8 - 17    "Annie" - Produced by Whittier Family Theatre
May 20 & 21    Dancing With Whittier Stars - By Whittier Community Foundation
May 29-June 13                    "Rumors" - Produced by Whittier Community Theatre
June 14    Dance Recital- Produced by RnD Academy of Dance
June 19 & 20                         Dance Show - Produced by Dance Image
June 26 & 28    Dance Recital - Produced by Montebello Performing Arts
June 27    Elton John Tribute Show - Kenny Metcalf as Elton John (Flier)


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