About Us

The Old Town Temecula Community Theater is a contemporary, state-of-the-art proscenium theater in the heart of Old Town. The Theater is accessed on Main Street through the historic landmark Mercantile Building from the 1890s and exemplifies the City of Temecula's motto “Old Traditions, New Opportunities.”

Performance Venues

The Theater has two performance venues:
  • The 354-seat proscenium Theater provides an intimate performance experience where every seat is the best seat in the house.
  • The 48-seat Club at The Merc is a club-style or black box theatrical space benefiting from superb acoustics.


The Old Town Temecula Community Theater features the following:
  • 36-Foot Wide Proscenium
  • 354-Seat Theater
  • 80 by 35 Feet Stage
  • Balcony and Box Seats
  • The Merc Performance Space (48 Seats)
  • Courtyard
  • Dance Studio
  • Gallery at the Merc
  • Orchestra Pit
  • Private and Group Dressing Rooms
  • Rehearsal Rooms/Classrooms
  • Scene Shop

Technical Specifications

For more information on the layout, view the Technical Specifications (PDF) document.

More Information

Please call 866-OLD-TOWN (866-653-8696) or email the theater for more information.
Theater courtyard