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Earth Day 2018

Getting CCCT ready for spring

A beautiful Saturday morning was the setting for El Cerrito’s annual Earth Day celebration. Thanks to the City of El Cerrito and everyone who turned out for helping to get CCCT ready for spring! Check out the photos below to see our fabulous volunteers in action:  

A conversation with Diana Trotter

Director of V&S&M&S on Durang, Chekhov, and going to grad school in Berkeley

Recently, Seattle-based director Diana Trotter sat down with long-time friend (and CCCT Artistic Director) Marilyn Langbehn to talk about her work on the upcoming production of VANYA AND SONIA AND MASHA AND SPIKE: ML:  You went to grad school in Berkeley; what were some of your favorite places to hang out? DT:  One of the... Learn More

Meet the cast of V&S&M&S

Christopher Durang's Tony award-winning mashup of the plays of Anton Chekhov

PAUL ARAQUISTAIN (Vanya) was last seen at CCCT as Alvin Kelby in The Story of My Life (2010). More recently, he marked his fourth production of Cabaret (2017), playing Herr Schultz at Hillbarn Theatre. He has worked with many Bay Area theatres, including Altarena Playhouse (Alan, God of Carnage), Broadway By the Bay (The Baker,... Learn More

2018 Movie Awards Night Viewing Party

Proceeds benefit CCCT

2018 Movie Awards Night Viewing Party Sunday, March 4 a benefit for Contra Costa Civic Theatre Red Carpet 3:30pm Show begins 5:00pm General Admission Tickets: $30 Includes appetizers, costume contest, trivia contest, ballot participation and more! Tickets available HERE or at Box Office! Have you ever experienced Hollywood’s biggest awards night with an audience? It is a blast! Join Rialto Cinemas... Learn More

A conversation with Jack Phillips

Director of SECRET IN THE WINGS on fairy tales, Mary Zimmerman, and secret identities

Recently, Chicago-based director Jack Phillips sat down with long-time friend (and CCCT Artistic Director) Marilyn Langbehn to talk about his work on the upcoming production of THE SECRET IN THE WINGS. ML: Let’s start with the obvious. What was your favorite fairy tale when you were a kid? JP: One of my favorite stories as a... Learn More