Metropolitan Educational Theater Network

Welcome to
Metropolitan Educational
Theater Network

Metropolitan Educational Theatre Network (MET2) is a non-profit educational organization committed to providing young people with the unique opportunity to be active participants in the dramatic process as actors, singers, and dancers.

The program is distinct from adult theatre in motivation, presentation, and interpretation. It grows out of a desire to delight and instruct in beneficial ways which often enhance a child’s view of self and his or her ability to relate effectively to others. The instruction is based on a thorough understanding of the child’s mind, emotions, and the mastery of techniques which seek to give a student positive and unforgettable experiences.

Mr. Alex H. Urban, the organization’s founder, has designed a program which provides children with high quality creative learning experiences in the theatre arts…

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Our Locations

MET2 proudly operates in four communities throughout Southern California.
Please check here to see which one of our groups will best serve you.

San Diego / North County

San Diego / North County

MET2 has been serving the North County of San Diego for over twenty-six years.

East San Gabriel Valley

East San Gabriel Valley

MET2 has been serving the East San Gabriel Valley for over eighteen years.

Torrance / South Bay

Torrance / South Bay

MET2 just celebrated our 25th anniversary in the South Bay community. In 2015 and 2016 we were honored to be presented with the Best Businesses of Torrance Award in the Performing Arts category.

San Fernando Valley

San Fernando Valley

MET2 has been serving the greater San Fernando Valley for nearly thirty years.

Metropolitan Educational Theater Network

Founder
Alex H. Urban

Founder Alex H. Urban sadly passed away in 2007 at the age of 65. Mr. Urban was known throughout California and the nation for his work in the fields of creative drama and theatre for young people. An educator with lifetime teaching credentials in grades K-12 in both California and Illinois, he had...

Our
Testimonials

I just wanted to say a great big thank you for such an awesome first musical for my daughter. She loved every single second of it! You... ~ Jennifer, parent