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.


The state of California now has Theatre and Dance credentials!! 
TADA! SB916 was signed into law on September 26, 2016.

After a 46 year struggle and much hard, hard work by many, many stakeholders in arts education, our credentials have been reinstated. This is a monumental achievement.
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New Teaching Performance Expectations on Visual and Performing Arts, Arts Integration | California Alliance for Arts Education,
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Upcoming Events:

2016 CETA Annual Conference
October 7, October 8, and October 9
El Portal Theatre Complex, North Hollywood, CA
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CETA Awards Nominations deadline is August 25th

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Southern High School Theatre Festival
January 13-15, 2017
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CETA Middle Stage Fest
Date February 18, 2017
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California Youth in Theatre Day (CYIT)
Date March 14, 2017
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NorCal High School Theatre Festival
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Become a CETA Member Today!” Click Here for details!

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