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Carl Cherry Center for the Arts

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Shhh... You wouldn't know it's there....

I have been going to Carmel for years, and I mean years, and I never knew this tiny place existed... read more

Reviewed 29 September 2015
Monterey, CA
Jewel in the woods

Carl Cherry is a tiny jewel not far from Carmel but hidden in the woods and not easily found... read more

Reviewed 24 July 2015
Kathy K
Monterey Peninsula
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20 Sep 2018
“The darned place was closed”
28 Sep 2015
“Shhh... You wouldn't know it's there....”
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At the corner of Guadalupe Street and Fourth Avenue, Carmel, CA
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Reviewed 21 September 2018

We took special care to be there one of the 2 days it's open. It was closed. No sign, no "back in 10 minutes"; just a locked door (we did knock, more than once). The sculpture in the yard was interesting, but I'm sure most...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 29 September 2015

I have been going to Carmel for years, and I mean years, and I never knew this tiny place existed which is something of a recurring theme in Carmel. It's a beautiful house that has been turned into a museum and theatre with maybe 75...More

Date of experience: September 2015
1  Thank Justine_CMT
Reviewed 24 July 2015

Carl Cherry is a tiny jewel not far from Carmel but hidden in the woods and not easily found. Stroll through the artwork in the gardens, attend a very intimate production or view the artwork in the front room.

Date of experience: January 2015
Thank Kathy K
Reviewed 14 December 2014

Carmel was founded as a summer retreat area and drew artists of all types to the area. That legacy is visible in the Carl Cherry Center, which provides gallery space and shows for local and some not so local artists, they host a show for...More

Date of experience: December 2014
Thank jana c
Reviewed 25 June 2014

I enjoyed the review "Carmel the Musical at the Cherry Theatre, written and directed by Tom Parks. The art exhibition on view was quite fine.

Date of experience: May 2014
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Reviewed 14 October 2013

A beautiful art and theater center in a quiet neighborhood. It's a home beautifully turned into a gallery and a lecture hall and theater.

Date of experience: October 2013
Thank hankman
Reviewed 7 May 2013

The Carl Cherry Center is a wonderful place, a home converted to a small intimate theater where plays, poetry readings and art exhibits are presented in the time tested Carmel tradition. I just love that place.

Date of experience: February 2013
3  Thank Monica H
Reviewed 18 August 2012

My husband & I found this theatre years ago and I could not recall its exact location when I moved here. However, I saw a play advertised and upon arriving it was the very same location as years ago. Very small planted in a neighborhood...More

Date of experience: May 2012
2  Thank shirleyvan
Reviewed 10 January 2012

Often has a selection of unique plays. Placed back in a neighberhood, uphill on 4th, 1.5 blocks below Carpenter.

1  Thank Local93921
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