About

Meet Our Community

Aside Theatre Company, the Home of the Valley's Variety, is a Minimalist, Fringe, Phoenix, AZ-based, Film and Theatre Production Company that seeks to provide unique and rewarding opportunities for art and artists that culminates in regularly remarkable, transformative and paradigm challenging experiences for the community at large.


Nathaniel J. Burns - Founder and Producing Artistic Director
Ilana Lydia - Associate Artistic Director
Virginia Senior - Producer
Kevin Lambert - Facilities Manager
Hunter Bireley - Technical Director
Stephen Floyd - Master Carpenter
Laura Durant - Resident Photographer
Sara Wheatcroft - Graphics and Media
Michael Jung - Dramaturge
Urban Beans - Sponsor
Urban Beans - Catering
Alexandra Raipe - Cinematographer
Ramon Velazquez - Film Editor
Libby Mueller - Patron Relations
Brian Flesher - Resident HMU
Durrell Hearns - Emcee
MacSplendPIFFerousinclair Burns I - Resident Roofer and Chief Heart Officer

Still looking for an awesome... - Resident Stage Manager

Internships available!

Support Local Film, Theatre and Art!
Companies in Residence at Aside Theatre include:
Aside Theatre Company
Click!
B3 Theater
Howl Theatre Project
Brian Foley's Dynamic Theatre
Small Dance Collective
Sound Art Arizona
Peanut Butter and Jam
Art Curated by
Phoenix Art Spaces
Aside Open Mic
Aside Splitting Comedy Night
the Festival of Shorts

Some events we'd like you to look out for:
Valley Variety
Phoenix Has Talent
Community Day
Workshops
Film and Theatre Artist's Breakfast Club of Phoenix
The Playwrites
The Playreads
Acting Classes
Directing Classes
Philosophy Classes
and more!

Special Thanks to PHX Artlab I and PHX Artlab II for hosting rehearsal space, we're always looking for more...

Friends and neighbors doing quality art and art support:
Ted Decker and PHICA
DurantCasting.com
Now and Then
Brelby
The Torch
Laughing Pig
Black Theatre Troupe Inc.
Theatre Think Tank
The Bridge Initiative
Space 55
The Actors Workhouse
Verve Acting Studio

Location & Hours

Monday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed