The Clark Center for the Performing Arts is the Central Coast’s premier venue for world-class, professional performing arts in an intimate setting. Located in Arroyo Grande, the Clark Center is a state-of-the-art hub for cultural events serving all the people of our community and their families, as well as an institution for vocational and educational opportunity. A diverse and varied world of creative arts performed in the professional surroundings of the Clark Center provides exuberance, creative vitality and joy to all those who embrace it. The Clark Center for the Performing Arts consists of two state-of-the art theatres, the 617 seat Forbes Hall and the approximately 120 seat Studio Theatre. Both theatres are used by various professional and community productions and are available to rent by the Lucia Mar Unified School District.The Grand Lobby is also a gallery for local artists. The new Annex addition is home to a beatiful green room, scene shop, much needed storage and office space.