The 2020-21 season marks the 35th season for TheaterWorks, which produces full seasons of theater, theater for youth (YouthWorks), puppet theater (PuppetWorks), and youth education camps and classes (Kids Alive! and SummerWorks Academy) as well as adaptive programming (AdaptiveWorks) and creative aging programming for adults over 50 (Broadway Senior).
TheaterWorks welcomes thousands of school-aged youth to field trip performances, hundreds of young people to its YouthWorks Academy classes, camps, and performances, and draws patrons of all ages and interests with the variety of programming offered.
TheaterWorks has received numerous awards, including the West Valley Arts Council 2015 Champion of the Arts Award, the Uniquely Peorian Award from the Peoria Chamber of Commerce, the Not-for Profit Partner of the Year from the Peoria Unified School District, and the 2014 Nonprofit Collaboration Award from the Peoria Education Foundation. TheaterWorks has been honored with many ariZoni Awards for Theatre Excellence over the years of producing quality theater in the Peoria.
Arizona Foothills Magazine Best of Our Valley 2017 named TheaterWorks Best Theatre!
TheaterWorks was honored to be selected as the 2019 recipient of the Arts Advocate Organization Award by the National Society of Arts & Letters, Greater Arizona Chapter for the outstanding work TheaterWorks has done with the creation and continuation of its AdaptiveWorks program.
Focus Group Discussions
Focus groups will meet via Zoom with the Designing Local planning team. Groups will be limited to 20 participants Please use the button below to schedule via Calendly. If you would like to set up a focus group for a specific organization or group, please contact Josh Lapp at firstname.lastname@example.org.