Borderlands Theater strives to build equitable, joyful, and meaningful collaborations with the local community through innovative theater and responsive cultural programs ingrained in the heritage, narratives, and lived experiences of peoples rooted across the Sonoran Desert.

See Anita, a musical in the Broadway style with the borderlands sound! Homegrown in Tucson!

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Westside Stories Video Archive

Watch Borderlands Theater’s 2023 production of Westside Stories, story by story, as a Youtube playlist. Free to stream for educators, scholars, parents, anyone with an interest in the history and heritage of Tucson’s westside barrios.

Thank You National Latinx Theater Initiative!

Thank you National Latinx Theater Initiative for our two year grant! Now we can hire two of our part time staff as full time staff!

NLTI is a program of the Los Angeles-based Latino Theater Company.

Borderlands Theater Awarded 100K to participate in One Nation One Project

Leveraging the power of the arts for the wellbeing of all.

Excited to announce our participation in the One Nation One Project initiative! We’re centering the role of the arts as a vital tool for community wellness. The central theory is that community plus the arts equals healthier people, healthier societies. ONOP has gathered research and statistics to prove this theory. We’re one of 18 cities across the country, setting out to gather more data to back the claim, that arts are vital to our own and our city’s wellbeing.

“Congratulations Borderlands Theater. Thank you for your incredible work telling our history.” – Mayor Regina Romero.

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