Founded in 1983 and located in San Jose, Calif., San Jose Stage Company is a professional theatre company that organizes various live entertainment events. It produces more than five plays per season and serves over 25,000 patrons. The company also offers professional box office services for various performing arts organizations. Its hosts post-show discussions for the public. San Jose Stage Company operates Actors's Lab, which provides outreach and training programs in the areas of music, dance and dramatics. It also participates in Arts Express, which is a program that includes special weekday performances and plays for students. The company also hosts various fundraising events, as well as organizes educational workshops.