Cornerstone Theater Company


If you are an artist, activist, scholar, administrators, or just inspired and curious, Cornerstone’s Institute programs offer a variety of opportunities for learning about our unique process for creating community-engaged theater. Spend time in conversation and creative practice with Cornerstone company members and others who, like you, are interested in the intersection of community and art. Bring new tools and ideas, questions, strategies and energy into your own projects.

Institute Summer Residency

The Cornerstone Institute Summer Residency offers an immersive, hands-on collaborative experience creating theater and exploring strategies for community engagement while living with and within a small, diverse community. Learn more

Two Day Intensives

Our two-day intensive provide excellent opportunities for both new and established artists who support a growing national interest in creating theater with and for communities. Held yearly in Los Angeles, and at sites throughout the country. Learn more