Arts Organizations

Arts Organizations2021-05-10T14:10:23-07:00

The following organizations provide opportunities, support, and professional association to artists in the Santa Clarita Valley.


Canyon Theatre Guild provides quality live theatre in the Santa Clarita Valley and also serves the youth of the community by offering educational opportunities and family shows.

ESCAPE Theatre is a children’s theatre company that provides learning and performance opportunities to the youth of the area.

The Santa Clarita Shakespeare Festival is a small professional theatre company dedicated to bringing enriching, engaging and entertaining programs and performances to everyone in the community. They also provide educational opportunities for children.


Mission Opera produces high-quality, accessible opera and musical theater and provides members of the community the opportunity to participate at all levels of these productions. Their many educational outreach initiatives afford participants and audiences an enjoyment and a deeper appreciation of opera and musical theater.

The Santa Clarita Master Chorale promotes fine choral music through an annual concert series of outstanding quality, educational enrichment programs, and involvement in community-based arts efforts.

The Santa Clarita Valley Blues Society is an organization dedicated to preserving and promoting the art of Blues music in the community.

The Santa Clarita Valley Concert Band is a forum for accomplished adult amateur musicians to use and further develop their musical skills and also to provide the community with an accomplished musical resource.

The Santa Clarita Valley Youth Orchestra supports the fine arts education via orchestral performances. To accomplish this, they provide an instrumental education program for students eight years and older.


Visual Arts

The ARTree Community Arts Center builds community by providing opportunities to nurture creative thinking and expression through the unique power of the arts.

Santa Clarita Artists’ Association is a nonprofit membership organization for local artists to share their expertise, knowledge, and enthusiasm for art. Their mission is to promote arts in the valley and offer outreach programs as well as scholarships to art students.

The Santa Clarita Photographers’ Association is a group of dedicated photographers, both amateur and professional, that meets monthly to learn about photography and share images.

The SCVTV Community Media Center is where staff and volunteers generate original, hyper-local content for the channel. SCVTV is the 501c3 nonprofit community service organization that operates the Santa Clarita Valley’s public, education and government (PEG Access) television channel under contract with the City of Santa Clarita and six public school districts. Written articles, Public Service Announcements, on-location video coverage, airtime on various community-produced TV programs, internships & training, and community partnerships are just some of the service opportunities offered by the SCVTV Community Media Center.


The Santa Clarita Ballet Company was founded as a performing outlet for advanced ballet students. Through partnerships, students dancers are given an opportunity to perform with professional guest artists and provides the community with quality, semi-professional ballet theater.