Intimately Wilde

Shakespeare’s language can use an introduction and a fun way for students to approach the material before stepping into the theatre. Olio Theatre Works’ Grasping Shakespeare is a solution to this unique situation. 

Fables & Fairy Tales

Modern re-telling of classic fables adapted to contemporary themes & relevant to audiences of all ages. Family friendly tales include: The Entirely True Tale of Goldilocks, Soup from a Stone, Rumplestiltskin Retold!, and more. 

a glimpse at a few of our favorite shows


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A blend of personal narrative, humor and a touch of the Poet ties this fast-paced solo show from award-winning actress/playwright Terra Taylor Knudson together into a merry ride worthy of the Bard himself!


The OTW team is cooking up a great feast of creative projects for every occasion. Here are a few new projects coming up for the team:

*Pod Casts

*YouTube Projects

*Video Blogs

*Independent Film Projects



spotlight: thank you to our volunteers

special projects

Welcome to Olio Theatre Works! 

​We are a company of artists, writers, designers, performers and technicians dedicated to providing high quality creative entertainment solutions for every occasion. 

Our roster of options includes: classical theatre,

original musicals, solo musicians, story tellers, 

educational outreach, and custom made projects  designed specifically to suit your needs!

Over the past twelve years, OTW has produced hundreds of events across Southern California.

Connect with us to learn how Olio Theatre Works can create the perfect entertainment solution for you! 

* Virginia DeMoss, Exec. Director, The Found Theatre

* Beverly Schwendinger, Educator/Company "Mom"

​* Debba Rolfhart, Actress

OTW's unconventional look at one of the most unconventional writers of the Victorian era; famed poet, Oscar Wilde. 

Creative Entertainment Solutions,  Est. 2004

* Melinda Weinstein, Actress

* Selene Knudson Klausner, Classics Expert

* Laura Wolf-Bosworth, L.M.F.T.

Joanna Hubbard as "Caroline" in the 2012 production of Old Black Magic: A Haunted Musical. Photos by Nancy Hickey.

Celebrity ghosts and postmortem patter abide in this original musical which is the most successful production in OTW's history!

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Old Black Magic:

A Haunted Musical

special projects