About Stage West

Stage West is a professional theatre company operating under agreement with Actors’ Equity Association, the professional union of theatrical actors and stage managers in the United States. For over 37 years, Stage West has been praised for its excellence, producing 265 shows, including 244 plays and 21 musicals.

Stage West has risen from modest, storefront beginnings to a highly-respected place among American regional theatres. Over the years, the theatre has produced a wide range of works - classic American and world drama, Shakespeare, Shaw, contemporary Broadway plays and musicals, as well as new works by aspiring playwrights, including 12 world premieres.

Stage West's goal is to broaden and intensify the theatrical experience for our patrons with consistently excellent acting, directing and plays. Through this, the company nurtures the artistic growth of area actors, directors, designers, playwrights and musicians.


Jim Covault, Artistic and Co-Producing Director
Dana Schultes, Co-Producing Director and Director of Development
Mark Shum, Business Manager
Peggy Kruger-O'Brien, Company Manager
Nate Davis, Technical Director/Facilities Manager
Garret Storms, Marketing and Production Assistant
Tonya Wilson-Brown, Grants and Education Manager/Volunteer Coordinator
Charles Savage, Master Carpenter
Jen Schultes, Graphics and Web Designer
Suzi McLaughlin, Information/Daytime Box Office
David Kay, Production Box Office
Pam Huie, Café Manager
Arturo Limon, Café Chef