In the Theatre

Christmas Concert – In Time Trio


We’re in the Top 19!


Our production of It’s a Wonderful Life has been selected by The Tribune newspaper as one of the Top 19 can’t-miss holiday events in SLO County. As they say in their December 1 edition…

What would Bedford Falls be like without businessman George Bailey? Find out when classic Christmas movie “It’s a Wonderful Life” is re-imagined as a 1940s radio broadcast. A free production of “It’s a Wonderful Life” plays Dec. 17 and 18 at the Cambria Center for the Arts Theatre. For information, call 805-927-8190 or visit

Auditions (click)

or 1-800-838-3006

Available in the CCA Gallery

Saturdays & Sundays, 11 AM – 4 PM
Thurs & Fri 1 – 4 PM
Box Office (in Gallery) 1 hour prior to performance

Ticket Pricing:
Cabaresque performances: $20 (no discounts)
Musical productions: $25 (CCA members $15)
Non-musical productions: $20 (CCA members $15)
Students with ID $5 at box office only
Group sales, 10 or more, $15 each

In the Gallery

Little Gems for the Holidays


Put creative works of art on your shopping list for the holidays! Now in the CCA Gallery is the annual Little Gems show featuring 8×8″ and 12×12″ paintings, jewelry and small sculptural items. Why not surprise someone with an original piece of Cambria as a unique gift? The show runs from December 1 thru January 1. The reception is Friday, December 2, from 5:30 to 7:00 PM.

Art Talk • January 22

The Art Talk series continues on Sunday, January 22, at 1:00 PM with Tess Wright as the speaker. Tess is a most capable art historian who always informs and delights. Her subject will be photographer Annie Leibovitz.

Coming to the Gallery

January • The Abstract Journey – featuring paintings by Ronn Harsh. Take-in day is Tuesday, Jan. 3.

February • Irregularity – The Wednesday Irregulars. Take-in day is Tuesday, Jan. 31.

March • Youth Art Show featuring the work of students of the Coast Union School District.

Join Cambria’s Art Center!


Beginning October 1, all CCA membership renewals AND new member applications will be valid for the rest of 2016 and thru 2017. The application for either renewing or for new members may be downloaded by clicking Membership Application here. The painting above is by Morro Bay artist, Kathy Miller.Save

Annual Members’ Meeting

The Members’ Annual Meeting will be held on Saturday, December 17, at 6:00 PM, prior to the performance of It’s a Wonderful Life at 7:30 PM. (free admission) CCA Board President Randall Schwalbe will provide a brief review of the 2016 highlights and submit a list of nominees for the 2017 Board for approval by the members present. Refreshments and a no-host wine bar will be available.

2017 Art & Wine Festival


Calling all Artists! The deadline to register for the Festival is December 31. Please support this important fundraising event for Allied Arts and the CCA by registering as soon as possible. All of the information is available on the Festival’s website, Your first task is to decide on one or two works to enter for the Silent Auction; the rest flows from there. We also need volunteers to help with take-in, setting up display panels on Friday morning, relocating panels Saturday evening, and general cleanup early Sunday afternoon. Contact Patrick Dennis at (805) 909-9522 to help out.