Clark Center for Performing Arts

clark center
487 Fair Oaks Avenue
Arroyo Grande, CA

Box Office:

(805) 489-9444

The Clark Center for the Performing Arts hosts professional touring and local theatre groups. The Clark Center offers a state of the art theater experience for guests. There are two state-of-the art theaters: the 617 seat Forbes Hall and the approximately 120 seat Studio Theatre.

The Clark Center offers a wide range of shows during the year, designed to appeal to locals and visitors of all ages. Since the Clark Center is a non-profit, ticket prices are surprisingly affordable.

Shows range from plays, concerts of all varieties, magic acts, dog shows, stand-up comedy and more. Beer and wine are available for selected shows.

You might consider attending one of the many amateur productions that are also performed in the Clark Center. The local High Schools have very advanced drama programs, and includes Zac Efron as a graduate. See the stars BEFORE they become famous.

Please do check to see if there is an event of interest during your planned stay in SLO County.

Tours of the Clark Center are available by contacting the Association Office.
Address: 487 Fair Oaks Ave, Arroyo Grande, CA 93420
Phone: (805) 489-9444

Upcoming Events

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Beach to Broadway Summer Recital

July 8 @ 6:00 pm

Beach to Broadway is a summer recital by The Studio of Performing Arts with singing, dancing, and acting . The show features performers from ages 3- adult. This production is filled with music from many different genres including a live performance from the musical American Idiot .

Festival Mozaic Fringe Series Concert: Simply Three

July 21 @7:30 pm

Old school training meets a new school sound! The electrifying trio of Glen McDaniel, Nick Villalobos and Zack Clark has been captivating audiences worldwide with high-octane performances since 2010.

SLO Bluesapalooza + SLO Blues Baseball

July 15 @ 12:00 pm

In collaboration with Good Medicine Presents, the Blues are proud to host the Dirty Bourbon River Show, an electric New Orleans big brass circus rock band, for the first ever SLO Bluesapalooza! The band deftly melds sounds that range from hard-edged blues to Lisztian piano-driven ballads to New Orleans brass into a result that is truly a blast of fresh new energy.