6th Street Playhouse Overview
Target demographics: a diverse community of theatre-goers
Direct beneficiaries per year: entertained more than 25,000 theatre-goers, locally and beyond
Someone who had 3 hours of volunteer time could: help us distribute fliers, stuff envelopes, or help out with sets or costumes.
Geographic areas served: Wine Country and North San Francisco Bay Area
Programs: producing 12 or more professional quality plays and musicals each season, educating youth, teens and adults through our School of Drama and also by employing more than 200 actors, builders, designers and craftsmen.
6th Street Playhouse is a performing arts organization that produces live theatre and provides education programs of the highest quality that engage, delight, and inspire the diverse communities of the North Bay region. 6th Street Playhouse is the central hub of the Sonoma County arts scene. It is known throughout the region for its high level of artistry, professionalism, educational opportunities and the bravery of its approach to works both new and old.
In its 2012-2013 Season, under the direction of Artistic Director, Craig A. Miller (40 Under 40 – North Bay Business Journal), the 6th Street Playhouse won six San Francisco Bay Area Theatre Critics Awards (SFBATCC), was named “Best Theatre Troupe” for 2012 and 2013 by the North Bay Bohemian and won “2012 Theatre of the Year,” in addition to four additional awards by BroadwayWorld.com San Francisco. 6th Street Playhouse also picked up 12 Stage One Theatre Arts (SOTA) awards for the 2011—2012 season. The 6th Street Playhouse is located at 52 West 6th Street, Santa Rosa, California.