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

Naked Movie Wednesdays

Enjoy coffee and other treats from NAKED COFFEE while we screen local INDIE short films, with a Q&A with the …


Classic Movies with Cliff

Join Film Historian Cliff Weimer on a tour through the unusual, under-praise or just sub-mainstream films of Classic Hollywood. Your …


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.