Arts Education Directory

ShadowLight Productions

22 Chattanooga Street
San Francisco, CA 94114
(415) 648-4461

Organization Type

Arts Education Organization
Performing Arts Company

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, Literary Arts, Multi-Discipline, Music, Storytelling, Theater, Visual Art
Subject: 
History, Language Arts
Languages: 
English, Spanish

Program Description

The Arts Education Program at ShadowLight Productions focuses on creating a collaborative effort involving students in the production process of Shadow Theatre, including script writing, puppetry, mask movement, dance, music, lighting, and visual design. The program offers one-day, one-week, or multi-week student workshops as well as professional development workshops with hands-on training in shadow theatre techniques for school teachers, theater groups, and artists.

Shakespeare On Tour

PO Box 460937
San Francisco, CA 94146
(415) 558-0888

Category

Workshop

Information

Grade Level: 
Grades K-5, Grades 6-8, High School, Post High School
Discipline: 
Literary Arts, Theater
Subject: 
Language Arts
Languages: 
English

Program Description

Shakespeare On Tour performs at schools, libraries, and community centers all over California. The troupe arrives with set, costumes, and props to stage a show at your location! At the end of the show (just under an hour long), performers take questions from the audience. In advance of the performance, 15 one-hour lesson plans (indexed to state standards) are sent to educators. Optional PLAYSHOP may be added for a one-hour, hands-on experience that will deepen student appreciation of the show.

SOMArts Cultural Center

934 Brannan Street
San Francisco, CA 94103
(415) 863-1414

Category

Workshop

Information

Grade Level: 
Grades K-5, Grades 6-8, High School
Discipline: 
Dance, Literary Arts, Media, Multi-Discipline, Music, Storytelling, Theater, Visual Art
Subject: 
N/A
Languages: 
English

Program Description

The mission of SOMArts is to promote and nurture art on the community level, and to foster an appreciation of and respect for all cultures. Founded in 1979, SOMArts embraces the entire spectrum of arts practice and cultural identity, and it is beloved in San Francisco as a truly multicultural, community-built space where cutting-edge events and counterculture commingle with traditional art forms.

Southern Exposure

3030 20th Street
San Francisco, CA 94110
(415) 863-2141

Category

Workshop

Information

Grade Level: 
High School, Post High School
Discipline: 
Media, Multi-Discipline, Visual Art
Subject: 
Language Arts, Science
Languages: 
English

Program Description

Southern Exposure (SoEx) is an artist-centered non-profit organization that is committed to supporting visual artists. Through our extensive and innovative programming, SoEx strives to experiment, collaborate, and further educate while providing an extraordinary resource center and forum for Bay Area and national artists and youth in our Mission District space and off-site, in the public realm.

StageWrite

901 Mission
Suite 306
San Francisco, CA 94103

Organization Type

Arts Education Organization

Category

Performance, Workshop, Residency, Professional Development

Information

Grade Level: 
Grades K-5, Adults
Discipline: 
Literary Arts, Theater
Subject: 
Language Arts
Languages: 
English

Program Description

StageWrite uses theatre to build literacy skills, community, and self-esteem with elementary school children. Through classroom residencies, StageWrite engages and inspires student learning. The program employs dramatic activities to involve young people in reading, writing, speaking, and listening as a holistic, meaningful communication process. Pogramming includes: creative drama, stories on stage, playwriting, and the ADAPTS residency for students with autism.

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