Nine O'Clock Players
Theatre for Children Program
Nine O’Clock Players Theatre Program
Founded in 1929, the Assistance League Theater is one of the oldest continuously performing children’s theaters in the United States. Our mission for 94 years has been to introduce children to the magic of live performance, literature, and music through the joy of theatre.
The Nine O’Clock Players (“NOP”) Theatre for Children Program annually hosts more than 17,000 children from the Los Angeles area. NOP provides two full musical productions of classic children’s literature with life lessons adapted for children today. Field trips to the theater, at no or low cost, are provided to school children and families, particularly low-income and special needs students who might not be otherwise exposed to the magic of live theatre. During the pandemic, NOP even developed virtual performances and educator resources to provide meaningful arts enrichment that brings the magic of theatre into your home!
Serves 17,000+ children annually
Award-winning productions at no or low cost to children for 92 years
Enchanted Sleeping Beauty
Get ready to step into the magical world of Enchanted Sleeping Beauty! The story of a princess cursed to sleep for a hundred years and the prince who awakens her with true love’s kiss. Join the princess as she overcomes the curse and loves happily ever after!
Opens Fall 2023!
Tickets Available Now!
Coming Spring 2024...
Join the beautiful and charming princess Snow White as she journeys through the forest befriending the lovable seven dwarfs. Along the way learning resilience and discovering the power of kindness, friendship, and love.
Tickets Available Spring 2024
Educating and uplifting
children to develop their
imagination and create
a better tomorrow
The Assistance League Theater is one of the best kept secrets in Los Angeles. This historic gem, a newly renovated 330-seat auditorium, with state-of-the art technical equipment, four dressing rooms, a green room, backstage kitchen, and a charming outdoor patio.
Rates start at $300 per hour. Non-profit discounts available.
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