Original, locally written, and rarely-performed theatrical productions in Bellingham, Washington

iDiOM Theater has been surprising and delighting Whatcom County audiences for over fifteen years, and continues to produce quality original work as one of several resident companies at the new Sylvia Center for the Arts!


Our 2018/19 Season has been announced:

Another season of brilliant locally produced theater, including:

  • Unstable By Design, a new play commission by Glenn Hergenhahn-Zhao
  • The Skriker, by Carol Churchill
  • Waiting for Godot, by Samuel Beckett
  • a play by Sarah Ruhl (title TBA!)
  • new festivals: the Wabi-Sabi Festival of Bad Theater, and δύο, a festival of plays for two actors
  • iDiOM Theater Studio Series, featuring new editions of:
      Breaking Bread, our local storyteller’s showcase;
      Brass Monkey Theater Club, our cold reading series;
      Micromedia Film Festivals;
      24-Hour Theater Festivals; and our
      Playwright Reading Series directed by Rich Brown,
      this year featuring playwright Sarah Ruhl
  • 48-Hour Theater Festivals #49 & #50
  • Serial Killers 2.0
  • opening night receptions
  • and our second annual New Year’s Eve Soirée

all at Sylvia Center for the Arts!

Join Us!

Your $75 donation to Sylvia Center for the Arts gets you a 20% discount on all regularly-priced Sylvia Center shows and classes (including those offered by iDiOM Theater, Whatcom Jazz Music Arts Center, Momentum Improvisation Lab, and other resident companies) for one year!

JOIN US!

Your $250 donation to Sylvia Center for the Arts gets you free admission to all productions in iDiOM Theater’s newly announced 2018–19 Season, PLUS a 20% membership discount on all other regularly-priced Sylvia Center shows and classes (including non-iDiOM productions and classes offered by other resident companies) for one year!

JOIN US!