Cornerstone Theater Company

Creative Seeds

Creative Seeds are a host of art-filled events inspired by  our collaborating communities. Through different mediums we invite you to explore the issues and themes of our Hunger Cycle plays. Below you will find information about Creative Seeds for our upcoming production, Magic Fruit, the culminating play in our Hunger Cycle. All Creative Seeds events are FREE and open to all! CLICK HERE for flyer.

Writing WorkshopSaturday, October 28 12:00pm- IMPORTANT UPDATE: Tomorrow’s Playwriting Workshop has moved to Pico Union Project and #MagicFruit Playwright and Cornerstone Theater Company Artistic Director Michael John Garcés will be facilitating the workshop! There are only a few spaces left, so reserve your spot today! A special thanks to our community partner, Pico Union Project for the last minute accommodation.

Explore the magic and express yourself at our upcoming FREE Playwriting Workshop facilitated by #MagicFruit Playwright & Cornerstone’s Artistic Director Michael John Garcés. The first event in our Magic Fruit Creative Seeds Series. The workshop will focus on the  craft of playwriting. All experiences levels welcome!

When: Saturday, October 28 @ 12:00pm

Where:   Pico Union Project  1153 Valencia Street Los Angeles, 90015

Please RSVP and direct any questions to Michael Garcia at or (562) 447-0368.

Learn more about Michael John Garcés HERE.


Sound & Healing Sunday, October 29 2:00pm

Learn and transform at our upcoming FREE participatory art-making activity focused around sound, its applications in healing, and its capacity to promote cooperation, listening, and openness—qualities vital to transformation. This workshop will be facilitated by UCI Professor Dr. Anthony Kubiak and will take place in the sanctuary at Beit T’Shuvah, our community partner from our fifth play in the Hunger Cycle, Blisspoint.

When: Sunday, October 29th @ 2:00pm

Where: Beit T’Shuvah 8831 Venice Blvd. Los Angeles, 90034

Please RSVP and direct any questions to Michael Garcia at or (562) 447-0368.

Art & Music of the Magic Fruit– Saturday, November 11 at 3:00pm

Come celebrate the imminent opening of Magic Fruit. Meet some of our Magic Makers (the Creative Team behind the making of Magic Fruit), view the evolution of the show’s designs, and get some insight about their creative processes. Nosh on their work à la carte before you feast on them all-at-once at a performance

When: Saturday, Nov 11th @ 3pm

Where: Cornerstone Theater Company 708 Traction Ave. Los Angeles, 90013

Please RSVP and direct any questions to Michael Garcia at or (562) 447-0368.

Breaking “Bread”– Monday, November 20 6:30pm

Join us for Bread, a performance, workshop and panel discussion focused around this staple and its multi-faceted significance, how we nourish our communities and each other, and social enterprise.  Nancy Keystone of Critical Mass Performance Group will lead the workshop, and will be held at L.A. Kitchen, our community partner for our eighth Hunger Cycle production, fellowship, a play for volunteers.

When: Monday, November 20th @ 6:30pm

Where: LA Kitchen 230 W Ave 26 Los Angeles 90031

Please RSVP and direct any questions to Michael Garcia at or (562) 447-0368.

CLICK HERE to purchase your tickets for Magic Fruit!