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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Print the completed application and mail with your check to:
MCTA PO Box 2531, Monterey, CA 93942

A Membership form is also on the last page of the Back Stage newsletter.

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Show your MCTA membership card at the following venue's box office for two for one tickets.

MPC Theatre Company - any performance
Ariel Theatrical - any performance
Pacific Repertory Theatre- any performance 
PaperWing Theatre Company - Fridays , Sundays
The Western Stage- any performance
The Wharf Theater - any performance
​The Forest Theater Guild - Thursdays and Sundays excluding Films in the Forest

All venues' two for one tickets are subject to availability 
MCTA, a 501(c)(3) Tax ID #94-6163002,  is supported by grants, membership dues, sponsors, and private donations.
  Support MCTA's General Fund where the need is greatest.

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 New MCTA Membership Rates

Student -    Student, full time at High School or College Level $15

Stage Society  -  Individual who is part of at least one production per year $15

Individual -   any individual interested in the performing arts   $25

Household   -   Two People at the Same Address, two membership cards issued   $40

Producer   -    Theaters or producer producing at least one production a year    $70

This level of dues includes:

  • Complete show listings in "Now Playing" and "Coming Soon", including "Buy Tickets"

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  • Listing on MCCVB in quarterly Show calendar

  • Producer logos included in MCTA marketing materials, i.e.  paid advertisements

  • Listing as MCTA Producing Members in Newsletter and on

  • Listing on MCCVB in quarterly Show calendar

  • Audition announcements

Theaters/venues who's primary purpose is to offer classes for youth, the end result of a

class being the production of a play, e.g. Ariel Theatre, would fall into this category

Producer with Classes  -   Theaters or producer producing at least one production a year 

with youth and/or adult classes   $100

This level of dues includes:

  • All Producer Benefits

  • Detailed listings of all classes offered throughout the year in the Newsletter and on


Hard Copy version  -  Additional Charge, for all categories  $15 

The Monterey County Theatre Alliance (MCTA) is a non-profit organization open to anyone interested in live theatre in Monterey County.

With a focus on community outreach, the MCTA addresses issues of administration, media, education, accessibility, audience development and other concerns related to the theatre.​

We facilitate communication and resource sharing among Monterey County Theatre groups, individuals, and the community, to develop an increased theatre awareness and a larger theatre-going public.  We also attempt to nurture the talents and resources of the theatrical community.​

Our current Programs:

  • Monthly newsletter, The Back Stage
  • Actively managed Web Site,, where you find listings of current and future productions, audition announcements, special classes, and new Programs and activities
  • FaceBook, instragram, and twitter posts with listings for current productions
  • Two for one tickets from some of our local theatres.  See list above.
  • Two $1000 scholarships per year to high school or community college students studying theatre arts
  • Hands-on Technical Theatre Workshops, including training at Montery County performance theatre venues.
Learn more about MCTA.  "Send us a Message" form below to ask a question.  Or call Terry Blum, Director of Communications at (831)372-0895.

Membership in the MCTA renews annually on January 1st. New members are invited to join any time.
  MCTA's Board of Directors

The board meets  at 5:30 PM on the 3rd Monday every other month .

Meeting locations usually alternate between PacRep's Golden Bough  - Monte Verde between 8th and 9th - Carmel, and Western Stage's Green Room, Western Stage on the Hartnell Campus, 411 Central Ave., Salinas, CA. All are welcome to attend.  Current Board meeting schedule is:


May 20, Board Member's home, please contact for directions, [email protected]

Jul 15, Western Stage's Green Room, Western Stage on the Hartnell Campus

Sep 16, PacRep's Golden Bough Lobby - Monte Verde between 8th and 9th

Nov 18,  Annual Membership Meeting

Dec 16, Business Meeting
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