Welcome to the Dragon
Sure, theatre can communicate emotion, evoke great feelings, and provide entertaining experiences. But we know that theatre can also inspire change; can stir people to engage in movements and ideas larger than themselves; can be a catalyst for building the society that we aspire to exist within. Guided by the slogan, “Incubate, Educate, Innovate,” our work aims to bring people together in the most unlikely of places.
Let’s question everything.
Let’s get lost.
Let’s break it all and put it back together better than ever.
Want to join us?
Evolutionary mayhem! Fantastical beasts! Put on your headphones and turn up your imagination as you listen to Rudyard Kipling’s Just So Stories in Audio Book Club. Each week, tune in to this virtual gathering to hear short selections read to you by a professional actor, then participate in a facilitated discussion! Learn More Here
Dragon Eggs is a monthly opportunity for local playwrights to have their short plays performed and receive feedback from theatre professionals in the Bay Area community. Join us this month for the theme "Who Run the World?" with a focus on Women's History Month.
Immerse yourself in the world of Shakespeare with our monthly intensive! Join for just one or all five!
Have your child build confidence and self esteem as we explore creating characters and telling stories using our voices and bodies as an ensemble!
Join us for this monthly performance event that brings together dancers, activists, and a variety artists of different disciplines to perform, connect, and advocate.
Part teaching hospital, part silicon valley startup incubator with a mission to strengthen the whole performing arts ecosystem, the Nest is an incubator for performing artists and projects of all disciplines that build community and tell stories about the social issues of our day with artists ranging from contortionists and aerialists to break dancers and DJs to brilliant new playwrights and actors.
Whether you’re a seasoned pro or brand new to performance, come hone your craft, develop a new skill set, or try something completely new with the Dragon! Courses are available for adults and youth in a multitude of performing arts disciplines and vary in length from a few hours to a few weeks.
Dragon Experience Design Lab (DXDL) explores the limits of the possibilities of theatre performance and rich history of theatrical tradition. With DXDL, the Dragon seeks to innovate new formats and technologies to connect artists and audiences; empower artists to adapt their skills to support causes important to them and to improve the world around them.