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Diversionary Theatre was founded in 1986 to provide quality theatre for the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer communities. The mission of the theatre is to provide an inspiring and thought provoking theatrical platform to explore complex and diverse LGBTQIA+ stories, which influence the larger cultural discussion.


Our vision is to foster and amplify the next generation of LGBTQIA+ voices by providing live entertainment in a dynamic, inclusive, and provocative environment that celebrates and preserves our unique culture.


We are committed to social justice and inspiring positive cultural change for all marginalized people.

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Get tickets to Diversionary Theater's Season 36 Mainstage shows, browse our calendar.

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