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!

SCCT Celebrates 25th Anniversary

San Carlos Children’s Theater is celebrating its 25th anniversary and we hope you and your family will help us celebrate as we mark this important milestone with a year of festivities.

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Sleeping Beauty and the Beast - North Star Academy Production


Performances Nov. 6-8. Follow the valiant quest of the bumbling but good-hearted Prince Charmless as he attempts with all his might to save Princess Rose from the Wicked Faerie and her sleep-induced curse. A fairy tale turned upside down, the result is a lively, flat-out funny show.

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Performances November 13-22. An electrical storm forces Harriet’s plane to land in Hangtown where cousin, Dr. Horace Roy, operates an asylum for extremely nervous patients. At the asylum things are hysterical. An earthquake jolt has freed a poltergeist. Call in the Ghostchasers! If the nasty ghost wasn’t trouble enough, the patients have locked up the staff, and no one can tell who’s who..

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My Son Pinocchio JR. - Adelante School Play

Adelante’s School Play, December 4-6, 2015. In Disney’s My Son Pinocchio JR., the classic tale of toymaker Geppetto’s little wooden puppet is given new life. This new musical, which retells the classic Disney story from Geppetto’s perspective, features the beloved classic songs “When You Wish Upon a Star” and “I’ve Got No Strings”.

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Silver Celebration: 25 Years on Stage!


Sunday, October 18

5:30 pm – 9:00 pm

Devil’s Canyon Brewing Company

935 Washington Street, San Carlos

Join us as we mark our 25th anniversary with an adult evening featuring gourmet fare,
auctions and a hilarious performance by Comedy Sportz!

Aladdin JR. - Tri-School

Performances January 20-24, 2016. Welcome to Agrabah, City of Enchantment and the fantastic tale of the street rat who became a prince! Disney’s Aladdin JR. ‘s tuneful,  Academy award-winning score, with songs  including “A Whole New World” and “Friend Like Me,” will send you soaring.

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Peter Pan JR. - Clifford School Play

Performances February 19-21, 2016. Wendy Darling loves to tell stories to her brothers, Michael and John. But when her father announces she must move out of the nursery, Peter Pan comes to visit the children and whisks them away to Never Land. Their adventure introduces them to the Lost Boys, Mermaids, Indians and even the infamous pirate, Captain Hook!

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The Girl with the Golden Locks

Auditions December 7 & 8. Enter the world of fairy-tale espionage and intrigue, where top-level spies take on the kingdom’s worst criminal masterminds. Agent Gold is the girl with the golden locks and the top agent at the FBI, that is, the Fairytale Bureau of Intelligence. Her partners are a pair of sisters — Rose Red, who is known as Agent Red, and rookie agent Snow White. With a little help from Agent Wolf, who serves as her “mole,” Agent Gold takes on the biggest mission of her life.

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Recent News

  • SCCT Named “Best Theater Class” on the Peninsula

    San Carlos Children’s Theater is proud to announce it has won two Gold Awards for 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 […]
  • Pen Voice – TV Interview with SCCT Board Member Heather Mannion

    Pen Voice – 167 – Heather Mannion from Peninsula TV on Vimeo.
  • A Year of Celebrations!

    San Carlos Children’s Theater is celebrating its 25th anniversary!  Please join us at our next special event, Silver Celebration: 25 Years on Stage!, on October 18 at Devil’s Canyon Brewing Company in San Carlos. This special evening will feature gourmet fare, auctions and a rollicking performance by Comedy Sportz.  Tickets go on sale early September. […]

Silver Celebration: 25 Years on Stage!

October 18, 2015    5:30 – 9:00 pm

A festive evening at Devil’s Canyon Brewing Company to support SCCT.

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