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.

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MC Gives! is a year-end campaign for Monterey County nonprofits. 
​​MCTA's MC Gives! "Big Idea" is to expand our Tech Theatre Program and help fund transportation for our high school students who want to be involved in the Program.  

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A big challenge for our local theaters is finding experienced theatrical technicians: the creators of all that goes on backstage. What audiences remember is the performance and not the work “behind the scenes” -- the costuming, props and sets, welding, painting, lighting and sound, the raising and lowering of the curtains, “flying” the scenery, wardrobe changes (to name a few essential components of stagecraft). Overseeing all of these activities and more -- and keeping everyone safe -- is the stage manager.
Interested in participating in the Program?  All are welcome.

MCTA's Hands-On Technical Theatre Workshops Program, recruits individuals 16 and older to work side by side with experienced technicians prior to and during multiple live theatre performances to learn essential theater operations at various venues throughout Monterey County.
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  For more information, send an email to [email protected]  or call (831) 915-1968

How to Donate

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Make check payable to MCTA
and mail to:
PO Box 2531
Monterey, CA 93942

Monterey County Theatre Alliance (MCTA) a 501(c)(3) Tax ID #94-6163002, supporting live theatre since 1985 is funded by grants, membership dues, sponsorships, and private donations.