Welcome to C.A.T. – A theatre in the community, for the community

Join Us For Our Upcoming Shows:

Chasing Shakespeare

Dr. Robert Bellamy, an academic heavy-weight, but mediocre playwright is hired to take over as head of the Sojourner Truth University Drama Department, located in Atlanta, GA. It is a traditionally African-American, all-girls college that has recently become co-educational. He is a traditionalist and classicist and fundamentally opposed to feminist and minority theatre for which the drama department is known.

Running October 7 – 30, 2022
Fridays & Saturdays at 8pm, Sundays at 3pm

C.A.T In The News

CAT Listed as Top Things To Do

By: The Culture Trip CAT has been featured as *one of the TOP PLACES To GO and to SEE in City Heights, San Diego*. Check us out at the following "LINK": http://bit.ly/20xqCHQ

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The ‘sound’ came on little ‘CAT’ feet…

By Curtis Long While attending performances at the theater, I was distracted by the emission of two inadequate speakers that were situated on the side walls, about midway between the front and back rows of the seats. I happened to mention this to Mrs. Jennie Hamilton,...

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Community Actor’s Theatre Gets a Facelift

Non-profit theatre reopens, invites community to get in on the act. Driving through the Oak Park neighborhood of San Diego many people probably passed the colorful little building on the corner of 54th and College Grove without noticing it until it up and disappeared...

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“Open Mic”

Please join us for “OPEN MIC” Every 4th Monday of the month at 7pm. Poetry, Spoken Word, Comedy, Sing or Dance, Musical Instrument, Share, Magic Tricks, etc… all ages. (except May, November, & December) Sign-in between 6:30 & 7pm. $5.00 suggested Donation

*FOR ALL SHOWS & EVENTS: In an effort to keep our Patrons safe: *ATTENDEES are asked to do SOCIAL DISTANCING and wear a FACE MASK upon entering the theatre, and continue to do so, during the duration of all indoor shows. HAND SANITIZING STATIONS ARE AVAILABLE. Enhanced air flow has been added. We thank you for your cooperation.


Juneteenth Fest Outdoor Event

You are invited to join Community Actor’s Theatre as they celebrate JUNETEENTH IN JUNE 2023, 10am to 5pm., at “Gloria’s Mesa” Amphitheatre, the opposite end of the beautiful Chollas Lake Park. About 4 blocks right down the hill from Community Actor’s Theatre. PLEASE CHECK BACK SOON FOR MORE INFORMATION! FREE Family oriented Entertainment & Free Parking.  A Day of Family Fun! There will be a variety of Vendors, so come prepared to shop! We need and appreciate your on-going support!

CAT’s 8-Day Bahamas Cruise

Please consider joining us on CAT’s 8-Day Bahamas Cruise NEXT YEAR, on Sunday, April 6, 2024, Departing out of Galveston, TX.  A block of Cabins have been reserved and are READY to be Booked by you and patrons who’d like to join us. To view the info., and Book the cruise, go to: travmanity.com/expressyourself   (CAT’s New Website)  FUN Cruise, please call, text, or email Jennie at: 619-581-2634 or 619-807-7059  jlou2@cox.net Thank you!


Auditions: NONE AT THIS TIME. Check back here monthly. (See us on Facebook, LinkedIN, our Marquee or Poster at CAT theatre) Thank you for your interest.


CHILDREN & YOUTH AGES 7-15 – Acting Workshop Classes: Register Saturday, January 28, 2023  between 10am & 12noon. Classes will begin the following Saturday, Feb. 4, 2023. Classes will be FREE this time, but students will be asked to sell more tickets for the culminating Show at the end of the session. Classes will run Feb. 4 – May 27, 2023, Saturdays from 10am to 12noon. Instructor: Miss Marvell.


Registration for the adults ages 16 & up, will be on the same day as for the children & youth. The adult acting workshop classes will run every other Saturday from 10am to 1:00pm., February 4 – May 27, 2023. Cost: $85.00 per student, a month. Instructor: Mr. Lorenzo


ADULTS AGES 16 & UP,  ACTING WORKSHOP CLASSES, $85.00 per adult, A MONTH.  Students will meet EVERY OTHER Saturday from 10am – 1:00pm.