Welcome to the California Educational Theatre Association! (CETA)

Since 1945, the California Educational Theatre Association (CETA) has been a strong force in shaping quality theatre education. CETA's visionary approach to meeting challenges has made it a nationally recognized organization. CETA supports and represents theatre educators throughout the state with its innovative programs and activities for theatre teachers, artists, and students.

Upcoming Events:

CETA 2018 Annual Conference
“It’s a PLAY Date” at Asilomar
October 12-14, 2018
It’s a PLAY date for theatre teachers!  From October 12 to October 14, 2018, brush up your PLAY skills by Meeting Up at Asilomar.  Bring your top 5 plays to share and expand your repertoire of plays to use in class and in production.
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Southern High School Theatre Festival
January 18-20, 2019
Fullerton High School, Fullerton
NorCal High School Theatre
Festival Monologue Competition
January 19, 2019
Westmont High School, Campbell
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CETA Middle Stage Fest
February 16, 2019
Sequoia Middle School, Pleasant Hill
California Youth in
Theatre Day -- CYIT 2.0
March 12, 2019
Sacramento State Capitol
Join us at the state Capitol in Sacramento to advocate for theatre arts in education through performance, recognition, community engagement and legislative meetings. Take this opportunity for your students to show on a statewide scale that theatre matters, sharing their passionate voices with their political representatives. 
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