LAPD is my favorite theater in America.

Peter Sellars, Theater, Opera and Festival Director

For this LAPD, the weapons are words.

LA Times, 2005

Best Creators of Politically Essential Art Shows


Los Angeles Poverty Department thanks our fabulous donors:

Michael Alexander, Michael Alexander and Catherine Gudis, Marcia C. Anawalt, Julia Carnahan, Echo Park Film Center, Chris Cohen, Stephen Cooper, Simone Forti, Gwelenne Gallimard, Enrico Gnaulati, Bill Gordh, Byron Gross & Rickie Tovim, Melanie Hedlund, Austin Hines, Theresa Hwang, John Jablonski, Larry Lavin, John Malpede and Henriëtte Brouwers, Isa-Kae Meksin, Nancy Mintie, Laura Owens, Luis Perez, Bill Viola and Kira Perov, Sheila Pinkel, Barbara Smith, Virginia Wexman, Jonas Wood, Caleb Skytte, Emmanuel Deleage, Eunice Kim, Stephanie Che, Elaine Novak, Savannah Robinson, Lindsey Lollie, Linda Albertano, Vijay Guypta, Leeav Sofer, Natalie Haddad, Gabrielle Domingo, Katherine McNenny, Theater Three Collaborative, Inc., Mona Leirich, David Collins.


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