Arts alerts and announcements
- Dear All,
Please read below for information about the 7th Annual SF Arts Education Resource Fair on Sept. 15th at 4:30pm.
Other arts enrichment info is listed below that as well.
Bob Armstrong (415) 515-8815 (cell phone) Bob's Art Website: http://bobarmstrongart.com
926 Esmeralda Ave. San Francisco, CA 94110
7th Annual San Francisco/Bay Area
Arts Education Resource Fair
September 15, 2010 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.
African American Art and Culture Complex
762 Fulton Street, San Francisco
Hall of Culture, 3rd floor
WHO Should Attend
• Schools interested in Arts programming
• Community organizations interested in partnerships in the Arts
• Arts Coordinators
• Teaching Artists • Students
• Site Managers
…and anyone interested in finding out more about the rich array of
Arts Providers in the San Francisco/Bay Area!
OTHER ENRICHMENT OPPORTUNITIES:
New Conservatory Theater Center's YouthAware Educational Theatre Program: listing FROM SFUSD's WAD:
To access the WAD:
- From any computer connected to the internet, go to: https://district.sfusd.edu/news/wad/
WHAT: A free New Conservatory Theater Center’s YouthAware EducationalTheatre Program - And Then They Came For Me: Rememberingthe World of Anne Frank - a unique theatrical experience: a multimedia play thatcombines videotaped interviews with Holocaust survivors with live actors recreatingscenes from their lives during World War II. The performance is back for a returnengagement in 2010.One of the survivors will be on hand after each performance to answer questions from theaudience and to sign copies of her book, Eva’s Story, on which the play is based. Bookswill be available for purchase in the lobby.WHO: Students in grade 5 and upWHEN: ONLY TWO WEEKS!September 27th – October 10th 2010Monday through Thursday at 10 a.m. & 11:45 a.m.WHERE: The production will be staged at the New Conservatory Theatre Center,25 Van Ness Avenue, (at Market Street) in San Francisco.WHY: The “Student Matinee Program” provides students with the benefit of receiving aneducational message while experiencing live theatre. Part oral history, part dramaticaction, part direct address, part remembrance, the ensemble-driven performance breaksnew ground and educates young audiences about the importance of diversity andtolerance.HOW: School groups email Sara Staley at sara@... to reserve free seats for weekday matinees. Don’t forget to send field trip permission slips.E-mail ASAP because the performances are booked on a first come first served basis!If you have any questions, please e-mail or call Sara Staley at (415) 694- 6149.
E-Alert Submissions for the week of 08-30-10
Organization Name: Art in Action
Contact Person: Torben Gronning
Email / Phone: torben@... 650-566-8339 x204
Website Address: artinaction.org
Name of Program: Art in Action Online
BRIEF Description: Art in Action has completed the online version of its masterpiece-based visual art curriculum for grades K-12 with the launch of 12 new lessons for middle and high school students: Art and the American Experience. The online lessons are aligned with California and National Visual Arts Standards, and offer animated discussions of the masterpieces; video demonstrations of art techniques; wikis for sharing tips and ideas; links to interesting websites, books, and music; spoken instructions; and much more.
Contact Person: Molly Campbell
Email / Phone: sfcac@..., (415) 771.0292
Website Address: www.childrensartcenter.org
Name of Program: Fall Open House
Date and Time (if applicable): Sunday, Sept. 12, 1:00;m-4:00pm
Venue (if applicable): San Francisco Children's Art Center
BRIEF Description: Parents, caregivers and children welcome. Please join us for FREE art activities, a photo exhibition, and refreshments. Teachers, Board members, and volunteers will be on hand to coordinate art activities and talk with you about our programs. All are welcome to attend - we hope to see you there as we officially begin our Fall Session.
Associated Fees (if applicable): Free
ADDITIONAL RESOURCES AND LIST-SERVES:
- ArtsEd email from California Alliance for Arts Education (CAAE) (www.artsed411.org)
- Philanthropy News Digest (PND) Request for Proposal alerts from the Foundation Center (www.foundationcenter.org)
- The California Arts Council (CAC) currently has an artists-in-residence program (www.cac.ca.gov)
- The National Endowment for the Arts has arts education grants (www.nea.gov)
- ECS--Education Commission of the States (www.ecs.org)
- National Arts Education Association may also have info (www.naea-reston.org)
- Americans for the Arts has an Arts Ed weekly email: www.americansforthearts.org