Mission Statement:

The Elm Theatre was founded in 2010 with the focus on strong ensemble acting as well as telling stories with a fearlessness and honesty that connects with our audience. The Elm’s goal is to show the strength, courage and resiliency of the human spirit.

Acting Classes

Acting 1 & 2 Class registration is now open! Students must be 18 years old or older to sign up for a class.  Please click here for CLASSES info.

What people are saying about the Elm:

“Elm Theatre Artistic Director Garrett Prejean is one of the best things to happen to New Orleans’ performers in quite some time. His small Warehouse District theatre has become a laboratory for some of the most exciting organic acting in the city.”  Jim Fitzmorris, Nola Defender

The Elm Theatre was nominated for 3 Big Easy Awards for the production of The Gingham Dog by Lanford Wilson. Becca Chapman (Best Supporting Actor in a Drama), Beau Bratcher (Best Director of a Drama) and Garrett Prejean (Best Actor in a Drama) . Congratulations to all that were nominated!

The Elm Theatre is a Non-Profit Organization under Section 501 (C) (3).

If you have any questions or interest in helping the Elm Theatre in any way please do not hesitate to contact us.

Looking forward to seeing you at the Elm !

Elm Theatre