Featured Shows

Wolf at the Door
March 06, 2024 - March 08, 2024, 2 Shows - March 09, 2024, 3 Shows - March 09, 2024, 4 Shows - March 10, 2024, 5 Shows - March 15, 2024, 6 Shows - March 16, 2024, 7 Shows - March 16, 2024, 8 Shows - March 17, 2024, 9 Shows
Severson Theatre (Santa Maria, CA)

After Isadora and Septimo suffer an unthinkable loss, the brutal Septimo forces a very pregnant stranger, Yolot, to stay against her will. But Isadora and Yolot start making…

Little Shop of Horrors
April 25, 2024 - April 26, 2024, 2 Shows - April 27, 2024, 3 Shows - April 28, 2024, 4 Shows - May 01, 2024, 5 Shows - May 03, 2024, 6 Shows - May 04, 2024, 7 Shows - May 04, 2024, 8 Shows - May 05, 2024, 9 Shows - May 10, 2024, 10 Shows - May 11, 2024, 11 Shows - May 11, 2024, 12 Shows - May 12, 2024, 13 Shows
Marian Theatre (Santa Maria, CA)

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…

Little Shop of Horrors (Solvang)
June 13, 2024 - June 14, 2024, 2 Shows - June 15, 2024, 3 Shows - June 16, 2024, 4 Shows - June 19, 2024, 5 Shows - June 20, 2024, 6 Shows - June 21, 2024, 7 Shows - June 22, 2024, 8 Shows - June 23, 2024, 9 Shows - June 26, 2024, 10 Shows - June 27, 2024, 11 Shows - June 28, 2024, 12 Shows - June 29, 2024, 13 Shows - June 30, 2024, 14 Shows - July 02, 2024, 15 Shows - July 03, 2024, 16 Shows - July 05, 2024, 17 Shows - July 06, 2024, 18 Shows - July 07, 2024, 19 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…

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The PCPA Conservatory

PCPA Pacific Conservatory supports a unique, fully accredited vocational training program at Allan Hancock College for aspiring actors and theatre technicians.  It is the only training program, with an Equity theatre company with fully integrated community college Career and Technical Education programs, in the country.  PCPA has trained over 10,000 students in a program of practical and experimental training in the fields of acting and technical theater.

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Actor Training

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.

Actor Training

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.

a crew installing the props and scenery for Julius Caesar

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.

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.

Technical Theatre Internships

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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We are deeply indebted to the generosity and support of our many patrons, friends, and alumni members.

Your Support Counts

We are deeply indebted to the generosity and support of our many patrons, friends, and alumni members.