Summer Arts Opportunities
- Dear All,
Here are some summer arts opportunities. Have a great summer!
Organization Name: SFMOMA / Contemporary Jewish MuseumContact Person: Aimee ShapiroEmail / Phone: ashapiro@...Website Address: http://www.sfmoma.org/events/1746 and http://www.thecjm.org/index.php?option=com_ccevents&scope=prgm&task=detail&fid=14&oid=578Name of Program: Teacher Institute: The Steins Collect: Matisse, Picasso, and the Parisian Avant-GardeDate and Time (if applicable): June 11, 9:30 am – 1:00 pmVenue (if applicable): San Francisco Museum of Modern Art and The Contemporary Jewish MuseumBRIEF Description: The Contemporary Jewish Museum partners with SFMOMA to present a Teacher Institute exploring how leading artists of early twentieth century Paris, such as Henri Matisse and Pablo Picasso, represented the vibrant cultural life of the day in their work. Experience the SFMOMA exhibition The Steins Collect: Matisse, Picasso, and the Parisian Avant-Garde, which reunites the collections of author Gertrude Stein, her brothers Leo and Michael, and Michael's wife Sarah. Then, get a behind-the-scenes look at Gertrude's domestic life, salons, and friendships with artists with a visit to the CJM's exhibition Seeing Gertrude Stein: Five Stories. Designed for high school teachers, the workshop includes private gallery tours, hands-onAssociated Fees (if applicable): $40 general/$32 SFMOMA and CJM MembersOrganization Name: San Francisco Shakespeare FestivalContact Person: John WesternEmail / Phone: sfshakes@... / 415-558-0888Website Address: www.sfshakes.orgName of Program: Bay Area Shakespeare CampDate and Time (if applicable): First session scheduled June 6-17; others start June 13, June 20, July 11, July 18, July 25, Aug 1Venue (if applicable): first session held at Park Presidio United Methodist Church, 4301 Geary Blvd; various locations for following sessions (visit website or call for details)BRIEF Description: Have FUN with your friends while learning all about the world of performance and Shakespeare from trained teaching artists. Two-week camps meet weekdays, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. (optional aftercare until 5:30 p.m.) in convenient locations. Shakespeare Camp provides training in Shakespeare’s rich language, acting and improvisation, voice and movement technique, stage combat, set and costume design and more! On the final day of the session, campers stage a mini-Shakespeare play for family and friends followed by a celebratory cast party. Camp accommodates both those who are new to performance as well as those with experience.For more information call 415-558-0888 or visit http://www.sfshakes.org/camp/index.htmlAssociated Fees (if applicable): scripts, materials, and supplies for staging the performance all included for $444 for two-week camp; optional aftercare $135 for both weeks / Need-based scholarship assistance available.
Bob Armstrong (415) 515-8815 (cell phone) Bob's Art Website: http://bobarmstrongart.com
926 Esmeralda Ave. San Francisco, CA 94110