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.
Classes and Workshops
Youth and Adult Theatre Classes
​​ARIEL Theatrical Conservatory Programs. 
ARIEL Theatrical  registrations for its Conservatory Programs:​  2018 Season​

​​All rehearsals and performances unless otherwise noted are at the Karen Wilson Children's Theatre, 320 Main Street in Oldtown Salinas. For more information, to register or to purchase tickets go to or call the Box Office at 831-775-0976, Monday through Friday from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm.
Join the Cast
REGISTER NOW –   Tikki Tikki Tembo.
Start the new year with a fun musical tale about “a short little boy with a long name.” Tikki Tikki Tembo begins rehearsals on January 15, 2018 and young people ages 5-12 are invited to participate. Performances are on February 23 at 7 pm and February 24 at 2 pm and 7 pm.

Rehearsals Begin: Monday, January 15 ♦ 4:00 - 5:30 pm
Parent Meeting: Monday, January 15 ♦ 5:00 - 5:30 pm
Rehearsal Schedule: Mondays and Thursdays 4:00 - 5:30 pm
Performance Dates: February 23 & 24
Friday at 7:00 pm and Saturday at 2:00 pm and 7:00 pm
Ages: 5 - 12 Tuition: $185.00 

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Register for as many classes as you like! SoDA classes offer quality training in theatre skills. Teaching Staff provides a safe and nuturing environment for students to explore and expand their talents, and to express themselves on stage as they build self esteem and confidence.
Classes will be held at the Indoor Forest Theatre, Mountain View and Santa Rita, Carmel, CA
Further Info at , or call 831-622-9175
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Adult Theatre Classes
  Monterey Comedy Improv presents Improv Drop-In Classes which are open to anyone and are from 6:30 - 7:30 pm every Wednesday. Held at 205 Montecito Ave., Monterey. $10 fee
​​MCTA Producing Member
Monterey Comedy Improv
620 Lighthouse Ave, Pacific Grove
(831) 238-2399​
Mailing address:1120 Alameda Street
Monterey, CA 93940
various venues

Adult and College Theatre Classes
  Hartnell College​​
Hartnell College's newly renovated A.A. in Theatre & Cinema. The program offers guaranteed transfer to CSU/UC, with new curriculum and exciting opportunities in Theatre and Cinematic Arts. The program offers cutting edge opportunities in academic and professional theatre, collaborating with The Western Stage and participating in exciting extracurricular events. Email for more information on the A.A. or A.A.T. programs.

For audition opportunities and annual season, go to the " Auditions " " Playing Now ", and " Coming Soon " respectively, pages of this web site or go to
  Monterey Peninsula College Theatre Arts Department

can be your first step to a career in the theatre locally and beyond. You can:

Receive the AA-Transfer degree in Theatre Arts.
Earn certificates and AA degrees in Acting, Directing and Technical theatre.
Experience hands on training in rehearsal and performance techniques and technical production while performing in or crewing productions.

For more information about specific classes and programs go to  and click on "Academic Programs" and then "Theatre Arts."

​For audition opportunities and annual season, go to the "Auditions" "Playing Now", and "Coming Soon" respectively, pages of this web site or go to