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Castro Valley Center for the Arts

 

The Castro Valley Center for the Arts (CFA) is a state of the art venue with a 520 seat Theatre and 75 seat Exhibition Hall. The CFA has wheel-chair seating for eight. We have modern theatrical equipment including 20 wireless microphones, 20 wired microphones, current Broadway level lighting control, special effects lighting equipment, Broadway level sound mixing equipment.  It has a high definition long throw projector perfect for movies or presentations.  It has two spacious and well lit dressing rooms.  It has easy access for back stage loading and unloading.  We have a sprung dance floor perfect for dance events and theatrical events alike.  We have a big beautiful lobby and fully functional box office.  Rental information can be found below.  We are now booking into the August of 2017.

Tickets now available for the upcoming events at the CFA Box Office. Tickets are also available in person at the Castro Valley Adult School office or online via links below.




CVHS Choral Pops "I Love(d) You"

April 27, 28, 29th at 7pm

April 29th at 2pm


Come see the annual CVHS Pops Show.  "I Love(d) You" features all CVHS Choir Students.

Ticket prices range from $12-18 and can be purchased by clicking the link below.

Special $10 tickets for students is available on opening night only.  Please note that we will be checking tickets at the door for appropriate age categories.






Rick Gunn: India, Iran & Idomeni

Sunday April 30th at 2pm

 

Rick Gunn (CVHS '82) returns to Castro Valley with an afternoon of unique photographs and stories from his latest travels to the slums of Mumbai, the streets of Iran, and inside Europe's largest Syrian refugee camp, Idomeni.  Rick Gunn is an award winning journalist and motivational speaker who has bicycled 40,000 miles through 40 countries.

Tickets range from $5-20 and can be purchased by clicking link below.






Mads Tolling Quartet "A Benefit For Bear Valley Music Festival"

Mads Tolling

Friday May 5th at 7:30pm

 

Join us for an eclectic concert including jazz, classical and Hollywood selections by world-renowned violinist Mads Tolling and his quartet. Two-time Grammy winner and former member of both Turtle Island Quartet and Stanley Clarke’s band, Mads has spent most his professional life touring internationally. Since 2007 Mads has led his own group, Mads Tolling Quartet. Mads has been featured on NPR and his recordings have received rave reviews in Downbeat Magazine, Strings Magazine, Washington Post & San Francisco Chronicle. He has performed with Chick Corea, Ramsey Lewis, Kenny Barron & Paquito D’Rivera.

Tickets range from $40-50 and can be purchased by clicking the link below.






Lighten Up For Spring

Lighten Up 3

Saturday May 6th at 7pm

 

Brian Copeland returns to our stage with 10 of the funniest comics you've ever seen! Join Brian and his funny friends for another evening of uproarious laughter." Ages 14 and up.

Tickets are $30 for through next Wednesday March 29th and then go up in price.

Act now to get good seats!  Click below to purchase tickets.






Canyon Middle School "Spring Fling"

Tuesday May 9th at 7pm

 

Come to Canyon's "Spring Fling", a sixth grade instrumental music concert.  Canyon's beginning string orchestra and beginning band will perform songs for you to enjoy.

Tickets range from $5-7 and can be purchased by clicking link below.  Ticket prices go up on the day of the show.






Canyon Middle School "Spring into Action"

Tuesday May 16th at 7pm

 

Please join Canyon Middle School as we present "Spring into Action" an instrumental music concert.  Canyon's Jazz, Intermediate, and Advanced Band will perform.

Tickets range from $5-7 and can be purchased link below.






Canyon MS 7/8th Grade Orchestras

Thursday May 18th at 7pm

 

The Canyon Middle School 7th/8th grade Intermediate String Orchestra and Advanced String Orchestra will present their annual Spring Concert and Awards ceremony.  This year's concert, entitled "Song and Dance" will take the audience on a fascinating musical journey performing musical styles to leave you with a song in your heart and a tap in your step!  The show is under the direction of Ms. Heidi Dahms.

Tickets range from $5-7 and can be purchased by clicking link below.  Prices go up on the day of the show.






Canyon Middle School "Always Animated"

Tuesday May 23rd at 7pm

"Always Animated"-Canyon Middle School Choral Ensemble and Treble Choir present popular music from video games, animated movies and TV Shows.

Tickets range from $4-6 and can be purchased by clicking link below.  Prices go up on the day of the show. 






Creekside Middle School "Spring into the Light"

Wednesday May 24th at 7pm

 

Come see the Creekside Choirs perform in "Spring into the Light".

Tickets range from $7-10 and can be purchase by clicking the link below.  Please note this show will have "General Seating".




Center for the Arts Booking Information

All prospective users of the Center for the Arts (Theater or Exhibition Hall) must fill out both of the following forms and then return them to David Judson, Managing Director, Center for the Arts, 19400 Santa Maria Avenue, Castro Valley, CA 94546. Before completing forms, please contact David Judson at (925) 699-2988 or our CFA Box Office Manager Theresa Gould at (510) 889-8961 to determine Center for the Arts availability.

Center for the Arts Contract Form 2016-2017

Center for the Arts Internal Request Form for CVUSD Employees

Center for the Arts Stage Diagram

Center for the Arts Facility Agreement


 

Castro Valley Center for the Arts
19501 Redwood Road
Castro Valley, CA 94546

Mailing Address:  19400 Santa Maria Avenue, Castro Valley, CA 94546

 

For more information, contact the Castro Valley Center for the Arts at 510-889-8961.

The Center for the Arts Box Office is open Thursdays and Fridays from 3:00 - 5:00 PM and is open one hour before the start of every ticketed production.