The Lion in Winter

The On-Stage Talent of Burbank

Hotel Amarano may be only a few minutes from the movie studios that produce your favorite on-screen entertainment, but the local talent in Burbank’s live theater rivals that of Universal Studios and Warner Bros. Where do you think the big stars come from anyway? From modern comedies to classic Shakespeare, there’s plenty of entertainment to fill your schedule.

With a thrilling line-up every weekend, these are the theaters that locals and tourists alike find the best on-stage talent.

Victory Theater

The Victory Theater cultivates genuine talent and performs in an intimate setting. The Victory Theater is small, but the talent and creativity among the actors is not!

Colony Theatre

In what began as a small theater start-up, the Colony Theater is now an award-winning and nationally recognized theater production in the heart of Burbank. Their shows are wildly entertaining, funny, and full of drama.

Falcon Theater

Built by a director and his daughter in 1997, the Falcon Theater has been entertaining guests ever since. They are known for their Christmas musicals, so if you’re in town for the holidays, you won’t want to miss that!

Grove Theater Center

The Grove Theater hits all the marks and features performances from classic dramas to modern comedies. It’s a world-class theater located in George Izay Park, and a perfect date night option.

Theatre Banshee

If you’re in the mood for a more serious production, co-founders Sean Branney and Leslie Baldwin host plays originally performed in Ireland. The dramas explore philosophical topics and the state of humanity.

There are dozens of upcoming shows among these theaters that you won’t want to miss. We know that Burbank is the center of movie and television studios, but the live performances on these stages are equally entertaining. In a city that breeds superstars, Burbank’s on-stage talent might just be seen on-screen next week.