Fullerton - Fullerton Civic Light Opera

218 West Commonwealth Avenue


To present live stage musicals for the enjoyment and cultural enrichment of the general public at affordable prices.

A key focus of our mission is to educate our youth in this distinctly American art form, and create a lasting interest and appreciation for it. In addition, we provide access to this art form for under priviledged youth and adults.


To provide live stage musicals at the highest level of professional excellence, gaining national prominence. In addition, we provide a vehicle for talented youth to work with seasoned professionals, raising their skill level and creating opportunities for work on the professional stage.

About the Opera:

The award winning Fullerton Civic Light Opera (FCLO)was incorporated in December of 1971, as a 501 C(3) non-profit corporation. Beginning as a community theater using local talent, it changed its status into a professional theater in 1986, and is now one of the 100 largest resident professional theaters in the United States. Celebrating 35 years in business FCLO has produced more than 125 stage musicals.


Robert Lauder Jr.

Tuesday, June 6, 2017
Beloved theatre company for over 40 years! Bringing high quality Broadway hits to Southern California at an affordable price. So sad to see it close.

A Google User

Sunday, Feb. 21, 2010
Best musical theater in Orange County. Intimate setting with good viewing from all seats and excellent acoustics. They have great shows and have had West Coast Premiers.