Featured Shows

Little Shop of Horrors (Solvang)
June 20, 2024 - June 21, 2024, 2 Shows - June 22, 2024, 3 Shows - June 23, 2024, 4 Shows - June 26, 2024, 5 Shows - June 27, 2024, 6 Shows - June 28, 2024, 7 Shows - June 29, 2024, 8 Shows - June 30, 2024, 9 Shows - July 02, 2024, 10 Shows - July 03, 2024, 11 Shows - July 05, 2024, 12 Shows - July 06, 2024, 13 Shows - July 07, 2024, 14 Shows
Solvang Festival Theater

Mushnik’s flower shop on Skid Row is about to go under, until Seymour, a tragically shy assistant, stumbles upon a new breed of plant with an unusual appetite…

The Play That Goes Wrong
June 27, 2024 - June 28, 2024, 2 Shows - June 29, 2024, 3 Shows - June 30, 2024, 4 Shows
Marian Theatre (Santa Maria, CA)

Welcome to opening night of the Cornley Drama Society's newest production, The Murder at Haversham Manor, where things are quickly going from bad to disastrous. Part Monty Python,…

The Play That Goes Wrong (Solvang)
July 12, 2024 - July 13, 2024, 2 Shows - July 14, 2024, 3 Shows - July 18, 2024, 4 Shows - July 19, 2024, 5 Shows - July 20, 2024, 6 Shows - July 21, 2024, 7 Shows - July 25, 2024, 8 Shows - July 26, 2024, 9 Shows - July 27, 2024, 10 Shows - July 28, 2024, 11 Shows
Solvang Festival Theater

Welcome to opening night of the Cornley Drama Society‘s newest production, The Murder at Haversham Manor, where things are quickly going from bad to disastrous. Part Monty Python,…

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Students at PCPA receive mentorship from professional artists in the studio, in classes, in one-on-one tutorials, and in the context of producing PCPA’s professional Equity productions.

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The training models professional standards and practices through a master/apprentice approach. Students participate through invitation and advance based on demonstrated growth of skills and professionalism.

Technical Training

The training models professional standards and practices through a master/apprentice approach. Students participate through invitation and advance based on demonstrated growth of skills and professionalism.

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PCPA offers technical theatre internships in multiple areas of theatre. PCPA’s mentor-apprentice approach to training provides unique experiences with theatre professionals both resident and guests. As an intern you will be training directly with professionals in their respective fields.

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