San Carlos Children's Theater

San Carlos Children's Theater

Where Character Grows … celebrating outstanding service to local youth since 1990.

SCCT offers drama courses, workshops and camps, custom programs and full stage productions for creative enrichment, while teaching the fundamentals of the performing arts including acting, singing, dancing, stage and technical production. Come experience the action!


Performances July 22-31. The ever-curious Alice’s journey begins innocently enough as she chases the White Rabbit.  Her adventures become increasingly more strange as she races the Dodo Bird, gets tied up with Tweedle Dee and Tweedle Dum, raps with a bubble-blowing Caterpillar, and beats the Queen of Hearts at her own game!

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Production July 22-31. Set in 1920s New York, this high-spirited musical filled with frisky flappers and handsome leading men follows naive young Millie Dillmount as she moves to the Big Apple to start a career and marry her rich boss. But nothing goes as planned. The owner of her dingy hotel runs a kidnapping ring; her boss is slow in proposing; and the man she truly loves is broke – or so he says.

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Recent News

  • Join Youth Advisory Board Now!

    Students in 6th-12th grade are encouraged to join SCCT’s 2016-2017 Youth Advisory Board and serve as ambassadors to the theater. Meetings begin in September. Applications are now being accepted through Aug. 20. Get application and details.Read More »
  • SCCT 2016-17 Season

    2016-17 is going to be another great season for SCCT! Our mainstage lineup will feature “Rumpelstiltskin Private Eye” Fall 2016; “Shrek Jr.”  SCSD Tri -School Production; “The Fearsome Pirate Frank” Spring 2017:  “Seussical Jr.” & ” Putnam County Spelling Bee” Summer 2017.  See you at the theater!Read More »
  • Bravo Debbie!

    Congratulations to SCCT Starlight Award recipient Debbie Fowler!  Debbie served on the San Carlos Children’s Theater Board of Directors for more than 15 years and has been an enthusiastic volunteer and alum parent for hundreds of performances!  Although Debbie recently stepped down from her Board position, she plans to continue assisting at SCCT shows and events.  So, […]Read More »
  • SCCT Named “Best Theater Class” on the Peninsula

    San Carlos Children’s Theater was named Best Theater Class and Best Theater in the Peninsula region by readers in Bay Area Parent magazine’s 2015 Best of the Best Awards. Each year thousands of Bay Area parents select their family favorites in this annual competition. This is the 9th consecutive year SCCT has been a Best […]Read More »

What a Parade!

Thank you to everyone who joined us in this year’s San Carlos Hometown Days Parade!
We hope you had fun and will join us again next May for the 2017 parade.

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