AXIS Dance Company

Arts Organization
Performing Arts Organization
1428 Alice Street, Suite 200
Oakland, CA 94612
(510) 625-0110
http://www.axisdance.org

Category

Field Trip

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Grade Level Grades k-5, Grades 6-8, High School, Post High School, All Ages
Discipline Dance
Subject Language Arts
Languages English
 

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AXIS Dance Company is one of the world’s most acclaimed and innovative ensembles of performers with and without disabilities. Founded in 1987, AXIS has become a jewel of contemporary dance and disability culture. Through its model education programs Dance Access and its youth component Dance Access/KIDS! AXIS offers classes and workshops for adults and youth of all abilities, school assemblies, presentations, lecture demonstrations, and residencies.

BAYCAT

Arts Organization
Video Services / Youth & Young Adult Media Training
2415 3rd Street, Suite 230
San Francisco, CA 94107
(415) 701-8228
http://www.baycat.org

Category

Workshop

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Grade Level Grades k-5, Grades 6-8, High School, Post High School
Discipline Media, Visual Art
Subject n/a
Languages English, Spanish
 

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Studio BAYCAT is the go-to marketing studio for like-minded clients who want to make a social impact while receiving high-quality marketing services. Our services cover video production, web design, and graphic design. Youth Programs BAYCAT offers youth ages 11-17 free classes in media - filmmaking, music, design, and animation. Internships BAYCAT offers internships for young people ages 18-24, providing technical training for aspiring media producers.

Bayview Opera House

Arts Organization
Cultural Center
4705 Third Street
San Francisco, CA 94124
(415) 824-0386
http://www.bvoh.org

Category

Workshop

Information

Grade Level Preschool, 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
 

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Bio

The Bayview Opera House currently provides arts education and cultural enrichment to San Franciscans on a low- or no-cost basis. Recent offerings include adult classes in drama, dance, and yoga, DARE TO DREAM ARTS after-school classes, toddler and parent/toddler classes, and an 8-week-long summer arts camp. The Opera House also hosts a large variety of cultural events, community gatherings, and seasonal celebrations.

Berkeley Rep School of Theatre

Arts Organization
Arts Organization
2071 Addison Street
Berkeley, CA 94704
(510) 647-2972
http://www.berkeleyrep.org/school

Category

n/a

Information

Grade Level Grades k-5, Grades 6-8, High School, Post High School, All Ages
Discipline Theater
Subject n/a
Languages English, Spanish
 

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Mirroring the mission of the Tony Award-winning Berkeley Repertory Theatre, the School of Theatre strives to foster students' creative potential, stretch their imagination, and encourage them as artists. Reaching some 24,000 people in the Bay Area each year, the School of Theatre offers eclectic, year-round programming for all ages, including theatre training, K-12 arts education workshops, educator resources, professional development, and platforms for arts advocacy.

Bu Falle

Teaching Artist
West African Dance Drum Company
1101 San Anselmo Avenue, Apartment 205
Millbrae, CA 94030
(650) 278-1471
http://www.bufalledancedrum.com

Category

Workshop

Information

Grade Level Grades k-5, Grades 6-8, High School, Post High School, All Ages
Discipline Dance, Multi-Discipline, Music, Storytelling
Subject History, Language Arts, Math, Science
Languages English
 

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“Bu Falle” unites performers from various musical backgrounds to share our culture with the community. Our artists are natives from the countries of Senegal, Mali, and Guinea, located in the Western region of Africa. Our musicians offer community performances, workshops, and in-school residencies. We recommend our quality performances and classes not only for your entertainment, but also for the extensive cultural and educational benefit that we offer to people of all ages and ethnicities.

Build San Francisco

Arts Organization
Educational Program
901 Mission Street
San Francisco, CA 94103
(413) 393-1492
http://www.afsf.org

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n/a

Information

Grade Level High School
Discipline Multi-Discipline
Subject Science
Languages English
 

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At the Build San Francisco Institute, students join instructors in a real architecture studio to work on real projects centered in a major San Francisco construction project. High school juniors and seniors earn credit in two classes: Environmental Science and Architecture and Design. Two afternoons each week, students meet with professionals on a one-to-one basis to discuss their projects. Classes are held in the Build San Francisco studio located at 901 Mission Street.

California Poets in the Schools

Arts Administrator/Coordinator
Arts/Education
1333 Balboa Street #3
San Francisco, CA 94118
(415) 221-4201
http://www.cpits.org

Category

Workshop

Information

Grade Level All Ages
Discipline Literary Arts
Subject Language Arts
Languages English, Mandarin, Spanish, Cantonese
 

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Since 1964, California Poets in the Schools (CPITS) has become one of the largest writers-in-the-schools programs in the nation. We serve students K-12 in over 31 California counties, stretching from Humboldt and Siskiyou to Inyo, Mono, and San Diego, in districts both urban and rural. Each year, CPITS reaches thousands of classrooms, teaching in public and private schools, juvenile halls, after-school programs, hospitals, and other community settings.

Catherine John

Arts Administrator/Coordinator
Community Musician
775 45th Avenue
San Francisco, CA 94121
(415) 515-8274
http://www.linkedin.com/in/catherinejohn

Category

Field Trip

Information

Grade Level All Ages
Discipline Music
Subject n/a
Languages English, Spanish
 

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I have ten years' experience initiating and coordinating youth music projects and musical-cultural exchange worldwide. I specialize in classical music, El Sistema music education, and the traditional musics of Ireland and Mexico. I am interested in both teaching music and languages, and in organizing/coordinating music projects in communities. I hope to be able to use my extensive international network to arrange cultural musical exchanges between foreign and Bay Area music groups.

Chinese Culture Foundation of San Francisco

Arts Organization
Arts & Culture Nonprofit
750 Kearny Street, 3rd Floor
San Francisco, CA 94108
(415) 986-1822
http://www.c-c-c.org

Category

Field Trip

Information

Grade Level Grades k-5, Grades 6-8, High School, All Ages
Discipline Multi-Discipline, Music, Visual Art
Subject History
Languages English, Mandarin, Cantonese
 

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The Chinese Culture Foundation provides activities in history and art through our Him Mark Lai Learning Center. Year-round, we host school and community groups by appointment on our Chinatown Democracy Walk and Chinatown Art Walk. We also host classes at the Center throughout the year (by appointment and pending funding for certain programs), as well as music and culture workshops at school locations. Through our various programs, we engage youth in mural making, music, and art workshops.

Community Music Center

Arts Organization
Nonprofit Music School and Performance Space
544 Capp Street
San Francisco, CA 94110
(415) 647-6015
http://www.sfcmc.org

Category

Workshop

Information

Grade Level Preschool, Grades k-5, Grades 6-8, High School, Post High School, All Ages
Discipline Music
Subject n/a
Languages English, Mandarin, Spanish, Cantonese
 

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Community Music Center is a San Francisco-based nonprofit organization founded in 1921 with the mission of making high-quality music accessible to all people, regardless of their financial status. CMC is the Bay Area’s oldest community arts organization and San Francisco’s largest provider of free and low-cost music classes and concerts. During the 2012-13 school year, over 2,300 students of all ages, ethnicities, and income levels enrolled in CMC programs.

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