The Center for Theater Arts was founded in 1981 to offer professional performing arts classes to children and teens in the Pittsburgh area.

The CTA is committed to exploring and developing the abilities of our students. With an ongoing commitment to best practices in education, you will find we are student centered focused on exploring multiple avenues to success. Our knowledgeable instructors and staff have a shared commitment and vision as we embark on our 4th decade of operation. The Center for Theater Arts is confident that you will find we are dedicated to our students' and united by our mission.
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Spotlight Features

Tickets Available! Disney Channel’s High School Musical – ALL SCHOOL 2016 MUSICAL

Tickets Available! Disney Channel’s High School Musical – ALL SCHOOL 2016 MUSICAL

The CTA in PROUD to announce that “we are all in this together” as we set the STAGE for our 2016 CTA ALL School Musical….

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HAPPY 35th ANNIVERSARY CTA!!!!

HAPPY 35th ANNIVERSARY CTA!!!!

HAPPY 35th ANNIVERSARY CTA!!!! A note from the Executive Director: As we embrace our 35th year of high quality performing arts instruction for all children,…

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THANK YOU! CTA 35th Annual REACH FOR A STAR GALA

THANK YOU! CTA 35th Annual REACH FOR A STAR GALA

You let us hear your voice this year, and we thank you!  CTA 35th Annual REACH FOR A STAR GALA with special guest BROADWAY COMPOSER…

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CTA is awarded PA Theatre Guide Best of 2015 Reader’s Choice Award, Best Theatre Education Program for Young Artists!

CTA is awarded PA Theatre Guide Best of 2015 Reader’s Choice Award, Best Theatre Education Program for Young Artists!

Best Theatre Education Program for Young Artists: Center for Theater Arts The CTA, with a faculty that proudly has over 26 University trained arts educators and artists,…

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13 - The Musical, CONGRATULATIONS!

13 – The Musical, CONGRATULATIONS!

Congratulation to an amazing cast of CTA teens!!!! On and OFF stage you continue to Amaze us!!!! Thank you to the cast, crew, creative team,…

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2015/16 CTA Calender

2015/16 CTA Calender

Please mark your calenders with these important dates throughout the 2015/16 season! 2015-16 Calendar June 22-July 16, 2015 First Summer Session August 3-13, 2015 Second…

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