Welcome to the heart of Iowa’s vibrant cultural scene—the Iowa Community Theatre Association (ICTA). Established in 1958], ICTA has been a beacon of creativity, community, and camaraderie for theater enthusiasts across the state. Our mission is to promote and support community theater groups, fostering a love for the performing arts and creating a platform for local talent to shine. From small towns to bustling cities, ICTA brings together a diverse array of individuals who share a passion for storytelling and the magic of live performance.

At the core of ICTA is a commitment to inclusivity and accessibility. We believe that theater has the power to unite people from all walks of life, and our association serves as a hub for collaboration and shared experiences. Whether you’re a seasoned actor, a budding playwright, or someone who simply appreciates the magic of the stage, ICTA provides a welcoming space for you to explore, learn, and contribute to the rich tapestry of Iowa’s cultural heritage.

As we celebrate our 65+ years of existence, we reflect on the countless productions, workshops, and friendships that have flourished under the ICTA banner. Our dedicated team works tirelessly to organize events, provide resources, and connect theater enthusiasts throughout the state. Join us in the wonderful world of Iowa community theater, where creativity knows no bounds, and the spotlight is ready to illuminate the talents of our local performers.

Together, let’s continue to make every stage a home for storytelling, expression, and the pure joy of the theatrical arts.