The Monterey County Theatre Alliance promotes awareness and appreciation of the quality and diversity of local live theatre by acting as a liaison between venues, artists and the public.
The Velveteen Rabbit
Apr 20 - May 5
  
REGISTER NOW   Young people ages 6-18 are invited to participate in the adaptation of Margery Williams’ classic children’s story. This heartwarming tale follows the quest of a stuffed rabbit to transform into a real rabbit through the love of his owner.

Rehearsals are Tuesday-Thursdays from 4-6 pm and Saturdays from 1-4 pm. Rehearsals begin on Tuesday March 13 and performance dates are April 20, 21, 27, 28, May 4 & 5. Hop on over to ARIEL and join the cast!

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MCTA Producing Member
ARIEL THEATRICAL, INC.
The Wilson Children's Theatre
320 Main Street, Salinas, CA
(831) 775-0976 or (831) 759-1530
Mailing address:
182 San Benancio Rd. Salinas, CA 93908
http://www.arieltheatrical.org
​​ MCTA Members, 2 tickets for the price of 1,   
any performance (subject to
availability)

The Velveteen Rabbit
Apr 20 - May 5
  
 The Velveteen Rabbit, is an adaptation of Margery Williams’ classic children’s story. This heartwarming tale follows the quest of a stuffed rabbit to transform into a real rabbit through the love of his owner.

buy tickets
MCTA Producing Member
ARIEL THEATRICAL, INC.
The Wilson Children's Theatre
320 Main Street, Salinas, CA
(831) 775-0976 or (831) 759-1530
Mailing address:
182 San Benancio Rd. Salinas, CA 93908
http://www.arieltheatrical.org
​​ MCTA Members, 2 tickets for the price of 1,   
any performance (subject to
availability)

REGISTER NOW –  Wonderland

This exciting production will be center stage at ARIEL Theatrical’s Outreach Week at Sherwood Hall. Young people, ages 7 and up, may register for this musical adaptation of Lewis Carroll’s Through the Looking Glass. As Alice traverses the Wonderland chess board she encounters some curious characters including the Red Queen, Humpty Dumpty and Tweedledum and Tweedledee, while learning important lessons in patience, persistence and accountability.

Rehearsals Begin: Saturday, January 13 ♦ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Parent Meeting: Saturday, January 13 ♦ 12:15 pm - 1:00 pm
Rehearsal Schedule: Tuesdays - Thursdays 6:00 - 8:00 pm, Saturdays 9 am - 1 pm
Ages: 7 & up Tuition: $325 Early Bird Tuition: $290 (Paid in full by December 15, 2017)
Rehearsals: January 13 - March 3 at ARIEL Theatrical
Performances: Monday - Friday, March 5 - 9, 9:30 am and 11:15 am & Friday, March 9, 7:00pm
All performances take place at Sherwood Hall. 

Wonderland
Mar 5 - 9 
  
buy tickets
MCTA Producing Member
ARIEL THEATRICAL, INC.
The Wilson Children's Theatre
320 Main Street, Salinas, CA
(831) 775-0976 or (831) 759-1530
Mailing address:
182 San Benancio Rd. Salinas, CA 93908
http://www.arieltheatrical.org
​​ MCTA Members, 2 tickets for the price of 1,   
any performance (subject to
availability)

Wonderland
Mar 5 - 9 
  
Wonderland, a musical adaptation of Lewis Carroll’s Through the Looking Glass. As Alice traverses the Wonderland chess board she encounters some curious characters including the Red Queen, Humpty Dumpty and Tweedledum and Tweedledee, while learning important lessons in patience, persistence and accountability.


All performances take place at Sherwood Hall. 

buy tickets
MCTA Producing Member
ARIEL THEATRICAL, INC.
The Wilson Children's Theatre
320 Main Street, Salinas, CA
(831) 775-0976 or (831) 759-1530
Mailing address:
182 San Benancio Rd. Salinas, CA 93908
http://www.arieltheatrical.org
​​ MCTA Members, 2 tickets for the price of 1,   
any performance (subject to
availability)

3 Nanny Goats Gruff
May 18 - 19
  
  
3 Nanny Goats Gruff,  a little song and dance will bring this charming musical to life. If you remember the classic childhood favorite, The Three Billy Goats Gruff, you’ll love this twist from the original story.
 
buy tickets
MCTA Producing Member
ARIEL THEATRICAL, INC.
The Wilson Children's Theatre
320 Main Street, Salinas, CA
(831) 775-0976 or (831) 759-1530
Mailing address:
182 San Benancio Rd. Salinas, CA 93908
http://www.arieltheatrical.org
​​ MCTA Members, 2 tickets for the price of 1,   
any performance (subject to
availability)

Narnia
Arial Theatre
  Dec 2, to 16
  
  
Narnia, at Ariel Theatrical.  Now the real adventure starts! Children and adults alike will be inspired by this musical retelling of the C.S. Lewis classic: The Lion, The Witch and the Wardrobe.
  
buy tickets
MCTA Producing Member
ARIEL THEATRICAL, INC.
The Wilson Children's Theatre
320 Main Street, Salinas, CA
(831) 775-0976 or (831) 759-1530
Mailing address:
182 San Benancio Rd. Salinas, CA 93908
http://www.arieltheatrical.org
​​ MCTA Members, 2 tickets for the price of 1,   
any performance (subject to
availability)

REGISTER NOW –   
   
SESSION 1 – June 5-9 – A one week theatre camp for kids ages 4-12.
Participants will receive instruction in singing, acting and movement for the stage, participate in theatre games and activities and share in the excitement of preparing a recital to perform on Friday evening.
 
Camp: June 5 - 9
Camp Schedule: Monday through Friday ♦ 9:00am - 3:00pm
Recital: Friday, June 9 ♦ 7:00 pm



SESSION 2 – July 10-14 – A one week theatre camp for kids ages 4-12.
Participants will receive instruction in singing, acting and movement for the stage, participate in theatre games and activities and share in the excitement of preparing a recital to perform on Friday evening.
  
Camp: July 10 - 14
Camp Schedule: Monday through Friday ♦ 9:00am - 3:00pm
Recital: Friday, July 14 ♦ 7:00 pm

REGISTER NOW – –Cooperation takes on a whole new meaning when making soup – especially stone soup! This age old tale with a clever twist comes to life at ARIEL this fall. Children ages 5-12 are invited to register.
REGISTER NOW – How do you tell a story without uttering a word? Mime! Participants in grades K-12 will learn techniques to convey a wide range of emotions and keep an audience riveted, without reciting a single line. Use gesture, expression and movement to spin a tale, tall or otherwise. Space is limited so register today. Early bird discount if paid in full by September 1. ARIEL is an Ocean Grove and Inspire Charter School vendor.