Alison Kalmus

Producing Artistic Director – Southern California Lyric Theater.
Founded Southern California Lyric Theater (SCLT) a
nonprofit 501©3 & Alison Kamus Theater (AKT).
She produces, directs, writes & performs for
national & international theater. Alison collaborated with such luminaries as Henri Cartier-Bresson(California Impressions,CBS Documentary), as well as the reknown Hradek Kralove Filharmonie (International Collaborative La Bohème in the Czech Republic).
Productions include “Shakespeare & Concerts in the
Park” (LA County, City of Sierra Madre) & with such diverse organizations as Nat’l American Shakespeare Co, Pasadena Playhouse, Knightsbridge, Secret Rose, Academy for New Musical Theatre, & Cal Phil at Disney Hall. As a director, her work encompasses classic & original plays to musicals & opera. Her acting/vocal credits range from Shepard to Shakespeare including opera, musicals, voice-over, original, classic & contemporary stage. A writer of sketch comedy, she directed & performed as a resident & touring member of The Ice House comic troupe’s “Improv Inferno” & “Tour de Farce”. She will be directing the new musical theater work “Wanting Miss Julie” (based on the Strindberg Play) for the 18th annual ANMT Stages Musical Festival this summer

Life Plan

Life Plan is immersive satirical sci-fi — you’re live at a timeshare sales pitch from our dystopian future. Your Dream Life™ is the offer. Fulfillment is the opportunity. Will you buy in?

Sugar Free Foster Care

“SugarFree: Foster Care Cognitive Dissonance” is a solo show that combines psychology, poetry, personal narratives, humor, and lived experiences into a creative theatre play that will grab at the heartstrings.