The Los Angeles Historic Theatre Foundation rises to its crucial mission to protect, preserve, restore and sustain the operation of Southern California’s historic theatres on the strength of the generosity of its supporters. Your support can help the LAHTF save and use irreplaceable theatres by filling historic stages and screens with great entertainment and their beautiful auditoriums with large and appreciative audiences.


Individual Memberships start at $35 and feature different benefits with each level. Click here to find out more:

Premium Memberships start at $500 and feature all of the benefits of the Basic Memberships and more! Click here to find out more:


Your contribution could be volunteer time, expertise, or simply passion for the cause.

You might choose to support us financially through donations, purchasing our special theatre-related merchandise and buying tickets to our events.

You may decide to contribute goods and professional services.

And donations in any amount are alway welcome.


We hope you will consider what works best for you by creating your own unique combination of all of the above.

Should you choose to support us financially, any contribution of $35. or more will make you an official member of the LAHTF. As our organization grows because of people like you, we will develop a Membership program to offer substantial benefits as a tangible means of rewarding and thanking you for supporting the LAHTF.


You may mail your tax-deductible contribution to:

Los Angeles Historic Theatre Foundation (LAHTF)
PO BOX 79172
Los Angeles, California 90079-0172

Phone in your contact information and/or credit or debit card contribution to:
213 999-5067

Or, email your contact information and let us know how you wish to become a LAHTF supporter to:

We will reply as quickly as possible.

The information you send will remain confidential and not be sold or shared with other organizations.



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Frequent LAHTF Updates, photos and videos are posted on our LAHTF Fan Page.

To read about our latest preservation activities go to our Facebook Fan Page.


It is not enough to save a historic theatre.
After rescue & rehabilitation these theatres must have active and economically viable lives.

Do you have any ideas on how to save and use historic theatres? You can make a difference!

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