About Us...

       Shine! is a Proud Member of...
  • American Alliance of Theatres and Educators (AATE)
  • California Educational Theatre Alliance (CETA)
  • Fresno Arts Network (FAN)
  • Theatre for Young Audiences (TYA)

       ...Named "The Most Outstanding New Children's Theater" in the U.S.!  (AATE)


The West Hollywood City Council presented a Proclamation that "commends Shine! for creating an environment in which to entertain, engage and enrich the lives of area youth".

Congresswoman Diane Watson recognized Shine! on the floor of Congress with a Certificate of Special Congressional Recognition for "outstanding and invaluable service to the community."

Founded in 2005, Shine! Theatre creates quality theatrical experiences for youth and families, instilling an early appreciation of literature and the fine arts in tomorrow's artists and citizens and providing outstanding educational opportunities and training in the theatre arts.  Based in Fresno, the company has repeatedly been recognized by national theatre associations as the top professional theatre for young audiences in the United States and has been voted as “The Valley's Favorite Family Theatre” by Central California Parent  Magazine.