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Michael Garcés

Michael John Garcés is the artistic director of Cornerstone Theater Company, a community-engaged ensemble based in Los Angeles. 

Michael John Garcés is the artistic director of Cornerstone Theater Company, a community-engaged ensemble based in Los Angeles. Most recently for Cornerstone he directed What Happens Next by Naomi Iizuka, a play about trauma and recovery created in residence with veterans produced by the La Jolla Playhouse in San Diego, and is developing Native Nation with Larissa FastHorse working in collaboration with Native American communities in Arizona for ASU Gammage.  

Working With/In Communities
Essay

Working With/In Communities

Modeling Decolonized Practices

May 31, 2018

Director Megan Sandberg-Zakian talks with representatives of organizations which are intentionally working towards decolonized practices.

Interview with Michael Garcés
Essay

Interview with Michael Garcés

September 03, 2014

P. Carl interviews Michael Garcés, Artistic Director of Cornerstone Theater, about their touring production California: The Tempest, which revisits ten California communities that were part of ten year’s of Institute Summer Residencies.

Cornerstone's Bridge Tour
Series

Cornerstone's Bridge Tour

A series on Cornerstone Theater's touring production of The Tempest.