Arts Organizations

Art-A-Fair Festival 
777 Laguna Canyon Road
Laguna Beach
CA 92651

 phone: 949 494-4514
P.O. Box 897
Laguna Beach
CA 92652

CaDance is dedicated to the developments of audience awareness, providing accress to all forms of dance through the presentation of dance events and educational opportunities. We are committed to facilitating entertainment, education and outreach programs that enrich the community and inspire a new generation of creative thinkers and artists.

President: Stuart Byer
Artistic Director: Jodie Gates
 phone: 949 715-5578
Community Art Project 
P.O. Box 4066
Laguna Beach
CA 92652

CAP is devoted to increasing the visibility of public art in Laguna Beach, sponsoring ongoing art exhibits at Wells Fargo Bank, and leading art field trips. 

President: Faye Baglin

 phone: 949 533-7507
Festival of Arts 
650 Laguna Canyon Road
Laguna Beach
CA 92651

The Festiva of Arts is a juried art show featuring 140 of Orange County's most talented artists in an open-air gallery setting. Guided art tours, wine tasting, live music and more. The world famous Pageant of the Masters features classical and contemporary works of art recreated on stage using volunteers to pose in intricate set designs to look exactly like the original art work.
Art classes are available September through November and January through May.

President: Fred Sattler
 phone: 949 494-1145
First Thursday's Art Walk 
P.O. Box 4176
Laguna Beach
CA 92652

A cultural festive evening on the first Thursday of every month from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Over 40 galleries offer special events and exhibitions and includes a free tram service.

President: Rebecca Barber
 phone: 949 683-6871
Laguna Art Museum 
307 Cliff Drive
Laguna Beach
CA 92651

Laguna Art Museum is well known for breaking new ground in the study of American art and popular culture from the West Coast perspective. The eclectic mix of artists featured reflects the Museum's unique exhibition schedule wich presents a blending of historical, contemporary and popular culture exhibitions throughout the year.

Director: Bolton Colburn
President: Lou Rohl
 phone: 949 494-8971
Laguna Beach Live 
P.O. Box 9336
Laguna Beach
CA 92652

Laguna Beach LIve brings music at its best, up close and personal, to the community of Laguna Beach. Dedicated to artistic excellence and innovation, Laguna Beach Live presents chamber music on First Sunday's (October through May) at the Laguna College of Art & Design, a week-long Music Festival in January exploring classical music, an outdoor jazz series at the Hotel Laguna during the summer and special concerts in the fall and spring.

President: Lucinda Prewitt
 phone: 949 715-9713
Laguna College of Art & Design 
2222 Laguna Canyon Road
Laguna Beach
CA 92651

Founded on classical drawing skills, fueled by creative energy and dedicated to the excellence, Laguna College of Art & Design is a dynamic, accredited college where outstanding artists, educators, visual arts programs, state-of-the-art facilities and year-round exhibitions add to Laguna's extraordinary legacy in the visual arts. Founded in 1961, the College offers Bachelor of Fine Art desgrees in Drawing and Painting, Graphic Design, Illustration, Game Art and Animation, and a Master of Fine Arts in Painting.
 phone: 949 376-6000
Laguna Community Concert Band 
P.O. Box 4235
Laguna Beach
CA 92652

A community band for Laguna Beach and surrounding communities with about 45 vaolunteer musicians and two directors who rehearse weekly and perfrom about 25 concerts per year.

President: Brian Cameron
 phone: 888 308-8324
Laguna Craft Guild 
P.O. Box 1244
Laguna Beach
CA 92652

The Laguna Craft Guild is a non-profit organizations for local artists. Fourteen annual shows are held at the Cobblestone area of Main Beach Park
 phone: 949 228-6206
Laguna Outreach Community Arts 
P.O. Box 430
Laguna Beach
CA 92652

LOCA is a non-profit organizations whose mission is to provide arts education opportunities through outreach programs to schools, businesses, hotels and other organizations in the community. Arts enrichment programs are conducted throughout Orange Councty by matching needs with resource aritsts in a wide range of disciplines.
 phone: 949 363-4700
Laguna Playhouse 
606 Laguna Canyon Road
Laguna Beach
CA 92651

A nationally acclaimed professional non-profit theatre offering a year-round schedule of plays, musicals, special events, youth theatre programs and productions as well as community engagements. Now in its milestone 90th Anniversary season the Laguna Playhouse is located in the heart of the downtown Arts District, serving local and regional audiences

Managing Director: Karen Wood
President: Henry Mayhew
Associate Producer: Ann E. Wareham
 phone: 949 497-ARTS
Laguna Plein Air Painters Association 
PO Box 4109
Laguna Beach
CA 92652

LPAPA builds upon and promote the renowned landscape heritage of Laguna Beach. LPAPA serves its members regionally, nationally and internationally through events, programs and education. LPAPA enhances the visibility and livelihoods of its artists through the prestigious Plein Air Invitational and other progrmas. LPAPA provides professional development and business management education to its members. LPAPA enhances its mission through alliances with complementary arts organizations and provides mentoring and scholarship to emerging artists.
President: Greg Vail
Executive Director: Rosemary Swimm
 phone: 949 376-3635
No Square Theatre 
P.O. Box 823
Laguna Beach
CA 92652

Community theatre since 1997 producing family events, concerts, musicals and revues, including the annual sill-fest "Lagunatics."

President: Lloyd Charton    
Artistic Director: Bree Burgess Rosen
 phone: 949 715-0333
Sawdust Art Festival 
935 Laguna Canyon Road
Laguna Beach
CA 92651

During June, July and August of each year the Sawdust Art Festival exhibits the original art work of over 200 Laguna Beach artists in a beautiful wooded canyon setting. During November and December, the festival grounds transforms into a "Winter Fantasy" holiday-themed art and craft show featuring over 170 exhibitors. The Sawdust Art Festival also facilitates educational programs such as "Spring into Art" and the year-round "Sawdust Studio Art Classes." The Sawdust Art Festival is a non-profit art organization dedicated to educating the public and promoting the arts created in Laguna Beach.

President: Kelly Akins
General Manager: Tom Klingenmeier

 phone: 949 494-3030