Murphys Creek Theatre

580 S Algiers St, Murphys
(209) 728-8422
Hours Open:
Monday: Closed
Tuesday: Closed
Wednesday: Closed
Thursday: 6:00 – 9:30 PM
Friday: 6:00 – 9:30 PM
Saturday: 6:30 – 9:30 PM
Sunday: 2:00 – 4:30 PM

Murphys Creek Theatre: A Hidden Gem in the Heart of California

Nestled in the charming town of Murphys, California, lies a hidden gem that has been captivating audiences for decades – Murphys Creek Theatre. A professional, regional theatre with a mission to provide high-quality, professional theatre experiences to the local community and beyond, MCT has become a beloved destination for theatre-goers and performers alike.

Founded in 1994, Murphys Creek Theatre has a rich history of producing a diverse range of plays. With a focus on showcasing local talent and fostering new voices in the theatre world, the theatre has become a hub for creativity and artistic expression. From well-known classics to premiere productions, they have something for everyone. Whether you are a theatre buff or just looking for a fun night out, Murphys Creek Theatre is the perfect destination.

In addition to its regular season of plays, Murphys Creek Theatre also heads up a new play festival as well as summer and afterschool youth theatre education programs in partnership with Vallecito Unified School District.

With only 132 seats there isn’t a bad seat in the house, providing an up-close and personal experience that is hard to come by in larger venues. This creates a unique and immersive experience that is truly unforgettable.

But perhaps what makes the Murphys Creek Theatre so special is its location. Situated in the heart of California’s gold country, the theatre is surrounded by stunning natural beauty and rich history. Visitors can explore nearby wineries, hike through picturesque trails, or simply soak up the small-town charm of Murphys.

So whether you’re a seasoned theatre-goer or simply looking for a unique cultural experience, the Murphys Creek Theatre is not to be missed. With its commitment to high-quality theatre, accessibility, and community engagement, it truly is a hidden gem in the heart of California.

Murphys Creek Theatre is a 501(c)3 Nonprofit Corporation EIN: 68-0394789

Click here to view upcoming shows or to purchase tickets to their year-round performances.