Interact Theatre Company is a collective of theatre professionals dedicated to nurturing our craft through the exploration, development and presentation of classic, contemporary, and original texts, providing a forum for educational and cultural enrichment, and creating a positive impact on audiences through the unique experience of live theatre.

“Since its inception in 1990, Interact Theatre Company has become known as one of the most exciting theatrical hamlets in the urban forest.” – F. Kathleen Foley, The Los Angeles Times

Interact Theatre Company is in-residence at The Shakespeare Center of Los Angeles, 1238 W. 1st Street, Los Angeles, CA 90026

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ITC News

July 6, 2019



“RIPCORD” by David Lindsay-Abaire

On May 4th, Interact was thrilled to take part in the 2019 Los Angeles Public Library’s “LA MADE” program, one of only 39 performers/presenters offering programs in the the library’s 72 branches this year. We presented a staged reading of “Ripcord” by David Lindsay-Abaire, directed by Fred Sanders.

Monday Night Play Reading Series

Monday nights at 7 p.m. at The Shakespeare Center of Los Angeles. Free and open to the public. Please click on the Calendar tab to see information about upcoming readings.


Please join us Monday evenings at Shakespeare Center of Los Angeles for our member-sponsored Monday Night Play Readings and the ITC Play Development Lab.

Play readings happen every Monday evening at 7:00 p.m. and consist of classic, contemporary, and original plays and screenplays, performed by company members and guest actors. To hear a listing of what’s being read, please call the Interact Hotline at 818-765-8732.

The last Monday of each month features our Play Development Lab, presenting new works-in-progress performed by company members and followed by group discussion and analysis, moderated by Anita Khanzadian.

All events are free and open to the public. Our schedule is subject to change, so please check the calendar on this website regularly. 


Read VoyageLA’s interview with ITC’s President, Barry Heins:



Interact Theatre Company is supported, in part, by the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors through the Los Angeles County Arts Commission



Interact Theatre Company is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization and is certified GOLD by GuideStar!

All contributions are tax deductible. Thank you for your support!