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.
In the Family of Things, a poetry reading and conversation with George Lober, Kathryn Petruccelli and Elliot Ruchowitz-Roberts, will be presented in the Cherry Theater on July 27th, 2018 at 7:30 p.m. Suggested donation for the evening is $15.00.
In her poem “Wild Geese,” Mary Oliver writes that the world calls to us like wild geese, announcing our place “in the family of things.”   Poets George Lober, Kathryn Petruccelli and Elliot Ruchowitz-Roberts will explore the ways in which poetry shows us our place “in the family of things” through readings and discussions of their own poems and the poems of others.
*In the Family of Things
​July 27
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MCTA Produccing Member
P.O. Box 863, Carmel, CA 93921
4th and Guadalupe, Carmel(
​​"Nice Fish"
Aug 10 - 12
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Paraphrase Productions proudly presents Nice Fish. From Mark Rylance and the works of prose poet Louis Jenkins is a story of seeking something that can swallow a person whole. Two old friends go ice fishing and discuss life, regret, love, and the tranquility of being in nature. According to the director, Alex Thibeau, this play encapsulates “the powerful experience of reflecting on a person’s life and the combination of humor with prose poetry that makes this play an instant classic."
Performances Aug 10 - 12 at the Carl Cherry Theatre, Carmel
​​MCTA Producing Member
Paraphrase Productions  
The Outdoor Forest Theatre and Paperwing Theater
Mailing address: 1284 Adobe Ln.
Pacific Grove, CA 93950
(831) 601-9984
Auditions for experienced actors, one female, two males, 20’s - 30’s for “Ain’t Love  Love Grand?!, a series of scenes and one acts by leading playwrights including Edward Albee, about the ups and downs and ins and outs of love.
Rehearsals start the beginning of August and will run at The Cherry Center for the Arts on  the last two
weekends of September.
For more information and an audition appointment, contact the director Lynette Winter 847-404-4411 or