JAN 2015 – Member Profile – LIFEHOUSE THEATER
LifeHouse Theater is an award winning community theater celebrating decades of family productions
Unique in the nation, LifeHouse is an independent, interdenominational theater whose plays and musicals are exclusive, original productions seen by over 30,000 guests each year. More than 500 volunteer actors comprise the casts of storytellers and join gifted artists, technicians and support staff from all walks of life to stage redemptive, inspirational stories.
LifeHouse is an award-winning faith-based theater guided by historic Judeo-Christian perspectives and values.
The outreach of LifeHouse includes international broadcasts of original productions on the SmartLifeStyle TV channel, audio drama CDs, the LifeHouse Theater Outreach (LTO) Touring Company, interpretation for the deaf, a college scholarship program, scripts performed by organizations throughout the U.S. as well as internationally and theater classes for youth.
LifeHouse Theater is… a community theater where each musical or play is an original production. More than sixty new works have premiered here.
Located in a historic Redlands building, which Founder and President Wayne Scott’s company remodeled in 1999, LifeHouse Theater features 215 stadium-style seats.
Currently celebrating its twelfth anniversary season, LifeHouse Theater recently received a California Legislature Resolution honoring the theater’s work and community service.
LifeHouse also offers programs in musical theater production for youngsters. In addition, LifeHouse Productions also tours musicals and offers “LifeTales,” a musical biography series for school students that features curriculum guides available to educators. The critically acclaimed series profiles “Alexander Graham Bell,” “Abraham Lincoln,” “Jackie Robinson,” and others.
LifeHouse has been named as one of the most popular live theaters in the region by the Sun Newspaper’s reader poll.