Affectionately named CLARA, the E. Claire Raley Studios for the Performing Arts provides studios and performance space for professional and community-based arts groups and a place for creative collisions and collaborations.

Upcoming event

Sweat Your Prayers

Info: Cost: $18 drop in; $13 with student I.D.Dance Card $150 for 10 admits on Wednesday or Sunday, expires 6 months Purchase 10 class pass …


CLARAween Trick-or-Treat

Come and celebrate Halloween at CLARA (E. Claire Raley Studios for the Performing Arts) with Capitol INDIE Collective!  Trick-or-Treat through …


Sip & “Skull” with Capitol INDIE Collective

Come and join Capitol INDIE Collective during CLARAween for "Sip & Skull".  Artist Jesus Barilla will provide the papier mache …


Rent this Space

You can be part of CLARA too. Our auditorium is available for rent. To learn more about our educational outreach, studio occupancy, or event space, contact Megan Wygant at


CLARA believes arts and access to quality arts education enriches lives and transforms a child’s future. In an unprecedented partnership, we will provide workshops, tickets and scholarships for SCUSD students.