Mission & Vision

Founded in 1981, Luther Burbank Center for the Arts is the North Bay’s premier arts and events center presenting world-class performances, nationally-recognized education programs, contemporary visual art, and many popular community events. A 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, the Center is ranked among world’s top 100 performing arts presenters hosting performances in music, theater, dance, comedy, family programming and renowned speaker events; and serving more than 36,000 children and adults annually through its Education Through the Arts programs.

Located in the heart of the Sonoma wine country, the Center is owned and operated by the Luther Burbank Memorial Foundation, and relies on the generosity of members, donors, and sponsors to achieve its mission to enrich, educate, and entertain the North Bay community.

Mission Statement

The mission of Luther Burbank Center for the Arts is to enrich, educate and entertain children and adults of the North Bay through accessible and outstanding presentations of arts, family and entertainment performances, education programs, visual arts and community use of our facility.

Our Vision

To be the community’s premier arts center that makes the northern California region vibrant through live performance and visual arts, and serves as a central gathering place.

To develop, produce, and present nationally-recognized arts-integrated education programs that build creativity, confidence, and problem-solving skills in our children and classrooms.

To be recognized for organizational excellence throughout the community.

Enrich. Educate. Entertain.

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