Canoga Park, CA
The Madrid has an extensive labryinth of backstage rooms. As AEP assessed the facility there were many opportunities to operate in a more sustainable manner. Make up table light bulbs, low flow shower heads and recycling bins to reduce landfill waste were some of the big items.
"Continuing to work with AEP will be an integral aspect for the Madrid Theatre’s operation moving forward, and as such I encourage other arts organizations to collaborate with AEP for they can only benefit by doing so." -
Chris Riedesel -Booking Manager, The Madrid
“The people at Arts Earth Partnership understand the cultural sector and have been invaluable in helping to chart a course of cost savings and sustainability at all of our cultural facilities, even in these difficult economic times. I encourage all municipalities and arts organizations to get involved.” Olga Garay, LA DCA Director 2007-2014
“We learned so much from AEP in the process of becoming certified. Knowing how to become environmentally responsible is extremely motivating.” Suzzane Isken, Executive Director, Craft and Folk Art Museum
“AEP has been an indispensable partner to the Historic Lankershim Arts Center. The certification process revealed wasteful tendencies we were not even aware of. Many of the changes required to qualify for the partnership were quite easy to make. Thanks to AEP, we are now on a path to a sustainable future.” Joe Calarco, Managing Director, Lankershim Arts Center