Cara Mia Theatre

A nonprofit organization

$7,490 raised by 60 donors

60% complete

$12,500 Goal

Cara Mia Theatre is the largest Latinx theatre in Texas, and recently has become the fifth largest Latinx theatre in the United States.

To sustain this historic growth, Cara Mia Theatre invites supporters to contribute to the Transformation Fund - a capacity campaign to fund our strategic initiatives over the next two years:

  • To establish Cara Mia Theatre and Dallas, Texas as national destinations for Latinx theatre;
  • To increase staff size to support world-class Latinx theatre, youth programs and community programs.

Our Needs

  • $100,000 - 2 New Hires with Benefits (Director of Development and an Assistant Education and Community Action Coordinator)
  • $50,000 - 1 New Hire with Benefits
  • $25,000 - Underwrite Community Action Programs for 1 Season
  • $12,500 - Underwrite 1 Community Tour of an Original Play
  • $7,500 - Underwrite 1 Director’s Fee for a Mainstage Production
  • $5,000 - A 10-Week Arts Residency in a School
  • $2,500 - Designer Fees for 1 Professional Production
  • $1,500 - Rehearsal Stipend for 1 Actor
  • $500 - 1 Bilingual Educational Touring Production in a School
  • $200 - Teaching Fees for 1 Two-Hour Class in a School
  • $25 - Art Supplies for 1 Mexican Arts & Crafts Class in a School


Founded in 1996, Cara Mía Theatre inspires and engages people to uplift their communities through transformative Latinx theatre, multicultural youth arts experiences and community action.

Organization Data


Organization name

Cara Mia Theatre

Tax id (EIN)




Arts, Culture & Humanities, Justice-involved adults or youth, Racial Equity

Operating Budget

Less than $100,000

Counties Served

Collin, Dallas, Denton, Kaufman, Rockwall, Tarrant

BIPOC Serving

Black or African American, Hispanic or Latinx, Native American

BIPOC Leadership

Both the Executive Director/CEO and Board Chair

Equity Statement

Equity Statement


3630 Harry Hines
Dallas, TX 75219



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