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SJ Digi Presents Open Mic 2017 Series. Discover, Ignite, Grow, Inspire. Sponsored by San JOse Parks, Recreation & Neighborhood Services. To learn more, visit SJDigitalArts @SJDigitalArts
Artspiration invites you to join representatives from California’s leading arts education and advocacy organizations: Create CA, California Alliance for Arts Education and CCSESA Arts Initiative and the California Department of Education, for a special arts education workshop.
Topics will include:
“Peace On Your Wings” is a new musical inspired by the true story of Sadako
Sasaki and her thousand paper cranes. Set in post-war 1950′s Japan, it explores
the lives of students at a middle school in Hiroshima as they face the terminal
illness of their friend amidst their own adolescent drama. The musical score
combines modern pop and Japanese influences to create a unique, uplifting, and
inspiring show that shares the message of peace told through the powerful
voices of youth.
School Field Trip Opportunities: Thursday, October 5th at 11:00 A.M. and Friday, October 6th at 11:00 A.M. at the Hammer Theater in San Jose. For school field trip information, firstname.lastname@example.org
Celebrate the high school artists who won a spot in this year's Santa Clara County High School Art Competition! The theme is Perspectives. http://www.numulosgatos.org/artnow/
The Americans for the Arts 2017 Annual Convention is heading to San Francisco June 16 through 18. Registration is now open and arts professionals, community leaders, artists, and students are all invited to join this annual gathering on the future of art and culture in America.
The convention will take place at the Hilton San Francisco Union Square, with more than 100 speakers at more than 35 sessions, including three keynotes, two preconferences and 10 ARTventure Tours.
Register today to take advantage of our special Early-Bird registration rate, which ends Wednesday, April 12, 2017. Registration is available online, by fax, or by mail.
Join the TK through Grade 12 winners as we celebrate the art they created for the Young Artist Showcase. New artwork that become a part of the largest student art collection in the state will be unvieled. Students will be recognized for their talents.
Professional Development: This innovative program for grades 3-5 engages students in learning multiplication, fractions, division, ratios, proportions, and measurement by performing, studying, and composing rhythms! Perfect for the STEAM classroom. Participating teachers receive the Rhythm of Math book/dvd. Led by Keith Terry and Chris Read.
For more information, visit http://www.live.stanford.edu/education-engagement/students-teachers
Kathak Dance in the Classroom Thu, Oct 12, 2017, 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM | Led by Charlotte MoragaDiscover the beauty and virtuosity of the Kathak form of Indian classical dance, and learn how its complex rhythms relate to mathematics and how its narrative tradition is a model for storytelling through movement.
For more information, visit their website www.live.stanford.edu/k-12
The World and Music of Duke EllingtonWed, Nov 8, 2017, 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM | Led by Marcus Shelby We’ll look at the jazz genius often called “America’s greatest composer” and highlight connections between Ellington’s music and history, theater, and poetry in advance of our Such Sweet Thunder matinee.