For seventy-eight years the Sierra Madre Playhouse has been entertaining people from all over the San Gabriel Valley.…More In 1979 a group of actors from Arcadia moved in and brought it to its current incarnation: a nonprofit, non-Equity theatre that puts on a wide array of plays and musicals nine times per year.
In addition to staging classics from the likes of Neil Simon and Arthur Miller, the theatre focuses on its next generation of thespians; throughout the year, acting classes are taught by local working actors. The Playhouse welcomes private events and large parties.
Creative Arts Group 108 N Baldwin Ave, Sierra Madre, CA91024 As the only nonprofit arts center in the artsy community of Sierra Madre, CAG has a lot of roles to fill. In addition to…More being a learning center for people of all ages interested in art, the group sells art from hundreds of artists from the San Gabriel Valley and beyond, runs tours of the garden, displays and sells jewelry from local designers and acts as a community center for local artists. Employees, all artists themselves, seem to know the names of all their customers. The outdoor garden is available for private events. Classes include drawing and painting, sewing and even puppet-making.