Chelsea Area Players

Chelsea Area Players is a local theatre group formed 1972. We are based in Chelsea, Michigan, and reach participants and audiences throughout the region.

The purpose of the Chelsea Area Players is to:

  • Enrich the educational and cultural life of the community
  • Promote understanding and appreciation of an important art, provide worthwhile entertainment
  • Encourage interest and active participation by the community in all phases of the theatre through dramatic productions and other related activities
  • Foster and support the involvement of community youth and adults in the dramatic arts.


Announcing our Fall CAP Jr. play! This is a funny western/melodrama with cowboys, villains, and a horse disguise! Auditions will likely be the week of Sep. 12 with performances Nov. 18, 19, and 20. Keep checking back for further information and a sign-up genius for auditions!


Our youth programming survey is still up and waiting for responses! Thanks to those who have already completed it. If you haven't, and you want to give us input as to what else we do in the future, now is your chance! It will take only a few minutes. Find the survey here:

It's opening night! These kids have worked so hard for this show -- please come out and support them! 7 pm at WSEC. Tickets are $10 at the door.


It's almost here! Come see this fun musical by our talented group of young performers! Tickets are $10 at the door and at Chelsea Pharmacy. Shows are May 20 and 21 at 7 pm at May 22 at 3 pm. All shows are at WSEC.