About The El Campanil Theatre Preservation Foundation
The mission of the Foundation is to purchase, restore, preserve and operate the El Campanil Theatre and to ensure its continued use as a cultural and architectural resource to benefit the entire community of Antioch.
Primary Operation Goals
to preserve and operate one of the most significant historical and architectural resources of the Antioch community.
to provide a professional quality venue for the presentation of cultural, entertainment, fundraising and community events by
local organizations, individuals and businesses.
to serve as a catalyst for the cultural growth of the region.
to support the economic vitality of the Antioch community by creating interest in the downtown waterfront business district.
to unite the Antioch community by introducing the historic waterfront area to the significant number of new residents.
to operate as a cultural and performing arts center which will feature the creative works of internationally known, regional and
Ron Yarolimek - President
Robbie Simmonds - Treasurer
Marge Katin - Secretary
Gary Arfsten - Director
Rick Lemyre - Director
MIke Ramsey - Director
John Slatten - Director
Rick Carraher - Executive Director
Johnny Hackenkamp - Technical & Facilities Manager