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Torrance Cultural Arts Center Venues

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 The Cultural Arts Center will remain closed pursuant to the proclamation of a local emergency related to COVID-19 and the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health order. 

Although we are closed for now we are still taking reservations for 2021, and 2022! Please call 310.781.7150 with your booking needs for 2021 and beyond. 


We invite you to Imagine your event at the Torrance Cultural Arts Center as you take a 3-D Tour of our facilities.

George Nakano Theatre

Garden Rooms

James Armstrong Theatre

Children's Art Wing

Dance Studio

Toyota Meeting Hall, Torino Festival Plaza, and Pine Wind Japanese Garden


The Torrance Cultural Arts Center combines modern design and natural beauty into a unique multi-purpose complex.  Built for convenience and diversity, the Center houses meeting and banquet rooms, visual and performing arts studios, the 502-seat James Armstrong Theatre, two spacious outdoor plazas, and the authentic Pine Wind Japanese garden.  This versatile environment allows groups to utilize a variety of accommodations to enhance the atmosphere of any event, from business meetings to social gatherings.

While many aspects of the Center's facilities are described throughout this web site, pricing inquiries and questions on features of special interest are welcomed by the staff, who can be reached at (310) 781-7150, or by email at  

TO PURCHASE TICKETS: Box Office hours are Tuesday through Friday 1 p.m. - 8 p.m. ; Saturday Noon to 8 p.m. Tickets may be purchased online, over the phone (using a credit card) by calling 310.781.7171, or in person at the Theatre Box Office.  All persons entering the Theatre must have a ticket.  All ticket sales are final and cannot be exchanged or refunded. ALL EVENTS SUBJECT TO CHANGE BY PRESENTERS

For more information, call the Box Office at (310) 781-7171 or email BoxOffice@TorranceCA.Gov