Every year, Cinnabar Theater produces a thrilling mix of plays, musicals, operas, and concerts in a remarkable range of genres. Cinnabar’s Young Rep offers extensive activities for local youth, and the Cinnabar Singers welcome anyone who wants to be part of a chorus. All these events take place in the iconic red schoolhouse perched atop a grassy hill on the outskirts of Petaluma.To visit Cinnabar Theater and other attractions in Petaluma, use our Petaluma trip builder.
Audiences have flocked to performances in this intimate setting since 1972, when Marvin and Jan Klebe established an arts center for the community. Along with their sons, they transformed a charming 1908 schoolhouse into a jewel-box theater that has hosted successful shows for four decades. Now Cinnabar is producing another year of lively performances for its loyal audience.
Cinnabar Theater reviews
We went to see a show at this small but good theater in Petaluma. The show was very good. Its a fun place to go. more »
Small community center for art we just happen to stumble upon this place and it turn out to be a wonderful place to see Joseph and the Amazing technicolor dreamboat, there are no bad seats so come... more »
I just went to Cinnabar Theatre for the first time on Sunday 2/10/19 to see "Underneath the Lintel" and I absolutely loved the show and the theatre. It was easy to get to on Petaluma Blvd. and they have their own parking lot with attendants. We ordered tickets online the night before and picked them up at Will Call 10 minutes before the show started with no lines at all. It's a small theater with only 8 rows so even if your in the back it's a small intimate atmosphere. They serve some sweets, beer, wine and something I thought was really unique, they serve show themed cocktails. Overall it was a great experience and the theatre has a lot of character for a small venue. Some people may balk at $30 a ticket but to support local theatre I didn't have a problem paying that.
Fun local theatre to support home town. Really enjoyed the performances of the young actors.
Plan your trip to Petaluma
Get a personalized tripA complete day by day itinerary
based on your preferences
Customize itRefine your trip. We'll find the
best routes and schedules
Manage itEverything in one place.
Everyone on the same page.
Popular things to do in Petaluma
Side trips from Petaluma
Hidden gems in Petaluma
Wineries in Petaluma
Nearby attractions in Petaluma
Parks in Petaluma
Trips in Petaluma by other users
58 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES Seattle Portland Petaluma 15 days in Petaluma BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA Mission San Francisco Solano Sonoma Plaza Sonoma Valley Visitors Bureau 8 days in Boise & Petaluma BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES Boise Petaluma 20 days in United States BY A USER FROM THE NETHERLANDS Agoura Hills Malibu Santa Barbara 45 days in Dallas & Western US BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES Dallas Santa Fe Moab 19 days in Garibaldi, San Luis Obispo & Petaluma BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES Garibaldi San Luis Obispo Petaluma