We are thrilled to invite you to Santa Rosa Junior College's Luther Burbank Auditorium Grand Opening Celebration reception, Friday, March 6th from 7:00-7:45pm in the Burbank lobby.
This event is free and includes a backstage tour. This is followed by our opening night of The Cripple of Inishmaan in the Studio Theatre, for which a ticket is required.
You are welcome to attend just the reception, or just the play, or both (play tickets are limited).
Department of Theatre and Fashion
SRJC to hold grand opening weekend for newly renovated Burbank Auditorium
January 29, 2020, Santa Rosa, CA—Santa Rosa Junior College (SRJC) will celebrate the reopening of the newly renovated Burbank Auditorium with a grand opening weekend beginning with a ribbon-cutting on Friday, March 6, 2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. The ribbon-cutting will feature a special music performance directed by faculty member Dr. Jerome Fleg and backstage tours will be available following the ceremony. This free event will be held in the Luther Burbank Auditorium lobby, 1501 Mendocino Ave, CA 95401.
SRJC President Frank Chong said that he is thrilled to welcome the community back to Burbank Auditorium. “Sonoma County supported this renovation by passing Measure H in 2014,” he said. “Now, we invite everyone back to enjoy the incredible performance space that they helped create.”
Opening Theatre Arts performance
The celebration weekend will continue the evening of March 6 with a reception just prior to the opening Theatre Arts performance of “The Cripple of Inishmaan.” The reception begins in the Burbank lobby at 7:00 p.m. and moves into the auditorium for a demonstration of surround sound, a tour of the stage and accessible facilities. There will be Irish music in the Studio lobby before the theatre performance, which begins at 8:00 p.m. in the new Studio Theatre. Attendance to the reception is free, though tickets must be purchased for the theatre performance. Additional shows run through Sunday, March 15.