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.  $0$0$0To 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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Whittier Upcoming Events 

November 4 – 19       “The Dining Room”-  Whittier Community Theatre

November 27              Folklorico Recital-  Folklorico Cielo y Tierra

December 4                 Folklorico Recital-  Folkloristas de California

December 8 -11         The Nutcracker-  Claylee’s Dance Academy

December 15              Dance Recital-  Dance Image

December 16              Polynesian Dance Show-  Academy of Polynesian Arts

December 17              The Nutcracker-  Corrie’s Performing Arts Dance

December 18              Dance Recital-  JP Dance Production