Participating in theater is a transformative experience for people of all ages. Nothing else requires such an exciting combination of commitment, imagination, teamwork, discipline, creativity and passion. Approximately 8,500 students from over 50 Bay Area schools participate in our education programs each year.

Keep in touch. Please sign up on our contact list to be notified about our education programs.

If you have any questions or wish to participate in any of MTC’s education programs, contact our education staff, 415.388.5200 x3310.

We offer SCHOLARSHIPS for our Drama Conservatory classes! Please contact Ashleigh Worley, Education Program Manager for more information at

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The Drama Conservatory

Next class starts September 14 – The Drama Conservatory’s mission is to introduce students to a professional quality theatrical experience in a friendly, comfortable educational setting. We strive to help students tap into their inner confidence and creativity to inspire them to reach their fullest potential in the arts and beyond.

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Community Lectures

Next lectures: Sept 1st for The Oldest Boy & Oct 6th & 8th for My Manana Comes – Learn about our upcoming plays before you attend at these free, informal events held at local libraries.

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Adult Theater and Family Classes

Next class starts September 14 – MTC offers theater classes for adults and FAMILIES including comparative literature, acting and improvisation!

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