Paul Dresher Ensemble

333 Valencia Street, Suite 301
San Francisco, CA 94103-3552
(415) 558-9540

Category

Field Trip, Performance

Information

Grade Level: 
Grades 6-8, High School, Post High School
Discipline: 
Multi-Discipline, Music, Storytelling
Subject: 
N/A
Languages: 
English

Program Description

In April 2015 The Paul Dresher Ensemble presents educational performances of the new musical Max Understood. This professionally acted musical invites audiences to experience the life of a boy with autism as he leaves his family's apartment and ventures out into the world on his own. Through spoken word, emotionally compelling music, and song, Max Understood will entertain young people 12 and up while fostering greater awareness and understanding of autism.

Peopleologie

3332 Brittan Avenue
San Carlos, CA 94070
(650) 508-8205

Organization Type

Arts Education Organization
Teaching Artist

Category

Workshop

Information

Grade Level: 
TK, Grades K-5, Grades 6-8, High School, Post High School, All Ages, Adults, Seniors
Discipline: 
Literary Arts, Multi-Discipline, Visual Art
Subject: 
History, Math, Science
Languages: 
English

Program Description

Peopleologie is about people, places, and things made by hand. Workshops designed as field trips offer slideshows, artifacts, and hands-on activities that promote cultural literacy, celebrate community, and build connections to the world through history, humanities, physical and social sciences, and traditional arts and crafts. Each "peopleologist" brings all the materials, knowledge, and know-how for sharing process- and success-oriented experimentation with time-honored techniques and tools.

Performing Arts Workshop

1661 Tennessee St
Suite 3-O
San Francisco, CA 94107
(415) 673-2634

Organization Type

Arts Education Organization

Category

Performance, Residency

Information

Grade Level: 
Pre-K, Grades K-5, Grades 6-8, High School
Discipline: 
Dance, Music, Storytelling, Theater
Subject: 
History, Language Arts, Math, Science
Languages: 
English, Chinese (Mandarin), Spanish

Program Description

Performing Arts Workshop is a nonprofit organization established in 1965 with a mission to help young people develop critical thinking, creative expression and essential learning skills through the arts.

Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra and Chorale

414 Mason Street
Suite 606
San Francisco, CA 94102
(415) 252-1288 x316

Organization Type

Arts Education Organization
Performing Arts Company
Teaching Artist

Category

Field Trip, Performance, Workshop, Residency, Professional Development

Information

Grade Level: 
Grades K-5, Grades 6-8, High School, Post High School, All Ages, Adults, Seniors
Discipline: 
Dance, Music
Subject: 
History
Languages: 
English, Spanish

Program Description

An internationally applauded period instrument and vocal ensemble, PBO engages students through a suite of FREE educational programs that capture the style, spirit, and distinctive sounds of music from the early baroque through the present day: In-School Programs feature small ensembles that travel to schools, and the Mobile Mentors program provides coaches for school orchestras, bands, and choruses. Masterclasses, workshops, and a limited number of concert tickets are also available.

Poetry Inside Out

582 Market Street, Suite 700
San Francisco, CA 94104
(415) 512-8812

Organization Type

Arts Education Organization

Category

Residency

Information

Grade Level: 
Grades K-5, Grades 6-8, High School
Discipline: 
Literary Arts
Subject: 
Language Arts
Languages: 
English, Chinese (Mandarin), Chinese (Cantonese), Spanish

Program Description

Poetry Inside Out fosters imagination and builds problem-solving, critical-thinking, and literacy skills through the translation and composition of poetry. PIO has transformed thousands of students’ lives since 2000 and has helped them become lifelong learners, thinkers, and writers. Working in small collaborative groups, students progress from learning literary translation skills to studying poetic structure, form, and figurative language; and by revising, editing, and performing original work.

Precita Eyes Arts Education Program

2981 24st
San Francisco, CA 94110
(415) 285-2287

Organization Type

Arts Advocacy Organization
Arts Education Organization
Cultural/Community Center

Category

Performance, Workshop, Professional Development

Information

Grade Level: 
Pre-K, TK, Grades K-5, Grades 6-8, High School, Post High School, All Ages, Adults, Seniors
Discipline: 
Visual Art
Subject: 
History
Languages: 
English, Spanish

Program Description

As an inner city, community-based mural arts organization, Precita Eyes Muralists Association seeks to enrich and beautify urban environments and educate communities locally and internationally about the process and the history of public community mural art.

Presidio Dance Theatre

386 Moraga Avenue
San Francisco, CA 94129
(415) 561-3958

Organization Type

Performing Arts Company
Summer Camp
Teaching Artist

Category

Field Trip, Performance, Workshop, Residency, Professional Development

Information

Grade Level: 
Pre-K, TK, Grades K-5, Grades 6-8, High School, Post High School, All Ages, Adults, Seniors
Discipline: 
Dance, Music, Theater, Visual Art
Subject: 
N/A
Languages: 
English

Queer Cultural Center

762 Fulton Street
San Francisco, CA 94102
(415) 935-5948

Category

Workshop

Information

Grade Level: 
Grades K-5, Grades 6-8, High School
Discipline: 
Storytelling
Subject: 
N/A
Languages: 
English

Program Description

Founded in 1993, QCC is a multiracial community-building organization that fosters the artistic, economic, and cultural development of San Francisco's LGBT community. We implement our mission by operating programs that commission and present Queer artists, that promote the development of culturally diverse Queer arts organizations, and that document significant Queer arts events taking place in San Francisco.

Randall Museum

199 Museum Way
San Francisco, CA 94114
(415) 554-9602

Organization Type

Arts Education Organization
Museum

Category

Field Trip

Information

Grade Level: 
Pre-K, Grades K-5, Grades 6-8, High School, Post High School, All Ages
Discipline: 
Multi-Discipline, Music, Theater, Visual Art
Subject: 
Science
Languages: 
English

Program Description

We offer art and science classes for all ages, and many classes connect the two disciplines. We also have hands-on studios: a woodshop, a ceramics studio, an art room, a theater, and a science studio. The focus of our classes is the direct exploration of many media with innovative, highly-trained instructors. We encourage experiential learning and aim to deepen participants' connection with the natural world. During school breaks, we offer highly interactive camps that cover many disciplines.

Rebecca Weisser Cervantes

113 Bartlett Street
San Francisco, CA 94110
(415) 310-2465

Organization Type

Teaching Artist

Category

Workshop

Information

Grade Level: 
Pre-K, Grades K-5, Grades 6-8, High School, Post High School, All Ages
Discipline: 
Dance
Subject: 
History, Language Arts, Math, Science
Languages: 
English, Spanish

Program Description

I have been teaching dance to toddlers-adults since 1993 throughout San Francisco. I bring multicultural dances from around the world into my classes and incorporate creative movement so that everyone can experience moving together and finding their own unique movement. I encourage people to work in partners and groups to create their own choreography. I work with teachers to connect our curriculum. I also have a Hip Hop/World dance group that performs in Carnaval and other community events.

What's Coming Up

Public Meeting

Street Artists Screenings

February 06
/
1:00 PM to 4:30 PM

War Memorial Bldg | Rm 125
Public Meeting

Street Artists Screenings

February 06
/
1:00 PM to 4:30 PM

War Memorial Bldg | Rm 125
Public Meeting

Street Artists Screenings

February 06
/
1:00 PM to 4:30 PM

War Memorial Bldg | Rm 125
Public Meeting

Street Artists Screenings

February 06
/
1:00 PM to 4:30 PM

War Memorial Bldg | Rm 125