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!

Ralston School Play

In a magical underwater kingdom, the beautiful young mermaid Ariel longs to leave her ocean home – and her fins – behind and live in the world above. But first she’ll have to defy her father King Triton, make a deal with the evil sea witch Ursula, and convince the handsome Prince Eric that she’s the girl whose enchanting voice he’s been seeking.

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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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Is SCCT one of your Family Favorites? Show your support by casting a ballot for SCCT in the 2016 Best of the Best balloting at We need your vote to win the gold! Categories: 1)Theater Class, 2)Day Camp, 3)Special Interest Camp. Thanks for being part of the SCCT Family


Recent News

  • Click to Vote for SCCT

    Please cast a ballot for SCCT in this year’s Bay Area Parent Best of the Best campaign by clicking on the header above. SCCT is listed in 3 Peninsula categories — Theater Class, Day Camp, Special Interest Camp. With the support of you and your friends we could win another gold medal! VOTE FOR SCCT!
  • 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, […]
  • Congratulations SCCT Performers

    Congratulations to the wonderful My Son Pinocchio JR performers for winning first place in Redwood City’s Hometown Holiday Festival!  SCCT and Woodside High School Marching Band were named the top entries in the festival’s 2015 holiday parade. A trophy and cash prize were presented to SCCT this January during the RWC City Council meeting.
  • 2016 Outstanding Achievement College Scholarship

    In order to acknowledge the hard work and commitment to excellence of its students, San Carlos Children’s Theater will award up to two $250 scholarships to graduating high school seniors who have demonstrated strong leadership skills, high academic standards, and a commitment to community service and the arts. All applications are due April 30, 2016. […]

Click to Join the Parade

Join SCCT in the 2016 San Carlos Hometown Days Parade on Sat., May 21!
Kids AND adults are invited to be a part of the fun as we show off our SCCT spirit.

We’ll be meeting at Central Middle School on Cedar St. at 8:45 am May 21.
Wear SCCT apparel, a costume or just come as yourself. It’s all about the fun!

Upcoming Dates