Mission Statement

SLO REP strengthens theatre’s cultural influence and enriches the Central Coast by producing professional theatre, nurturing artists and providing theatre education for children and adults.

Our Belief

Live theatre’s powerful storytelling connects people in ways that open the mind, nourish the soul and illuminate our shared humanity.


To be a nationally recognized regional theatre that:

  • Produces professional theatrical productions in a state-of-the-art facility.
  • Strengthens the cultural vitality of the Central Coast, entertains audiences, nurtures artists, and cultivates future generations of theatre enthusiasts.
  • Creates a strong and sustainable economic impact, attracting residents and visitors to downtown San Luis Obispo.

Diversity and Inclusion at SLO REP

Our desire and our mission as a company of artists and storytellers is to live up to our vision statement — to “open the mind, nourish the soul and illuminate our shared humanity.”  But how do we fully realize our belief statement in the context of the Black Lives Matters movement? We’re beginning with some questions…  Read more…

San Luis Obispo Repertory Theatre
Unforgettable characters. Extraordinary stories. Since 1947.