Concerts for Kids

Arts Organization
Symphony Orchestra
201 Van Ness Avenue
San Francisco, CA 94102
(415) 503-5337
http://www.sfsymphony.org/concertsforkids

Category

Field Trip

Information

Grade Level Grades k-5, Grades 6-8
Discipline Music
Subject n/a
Languages English
 

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Bio

The San Francisco Symphony presents the 2013-2014 Concerts for Kids series, a program designed especially to introduce and acquaint students with the glorious sounds of symphonic music. We offer two age-specific, school day programs: Children’s Concerts (kindergarten through grade 3) on May 5, 6, 7, and 9, 2014, and Youth Concerts (grades 4 through 9) on April 29 and May 1 and 2, 2014. Tickets are $5 and available for purchase by calling the SF Symphony Box Office at (415) 864-6000.

Contemporary Jewish Museum

Arts Organization
Museum
736 Mission Street
San Francisco, CA 94110
(415) 655-7856
http://thecjm.org

Category

Field Trip

Information

Grade Level All Ages
Discipline Multi-Discipline, Visual Art
Subject History, Language Arts
Languages English
 

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Bio

The Contemporary Jewish Museum offers contemporary views and Jewish perspectives on culture, history, and art through exhibitions and programs aimed at educating people of all ages and backgrounds. The Museum provides customized, interactive tours and hands-on art-making activities to school groups and families.

Create Peace Project

Arts Organization
arts-education and peace promotion
P.O. Box 411253
San Francisco, CA 94141
(415) 385-4065
http://www.createpeaceproject.org

Category

Workshop

Information

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

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Bio

As an arts-for-peace educational organization, CPP works with children ages 8-18 to foster connection and promote peace through numerous arts based project. We believe that making art is one of the greatest tools for expressing beliefs and emotions, and an extremely effective medium for building bridges between people that ultimately helps foster peaceful coexistence. We offer projects for the classroom, small groups, after-school, and school wide initiatives. You can learn more on our web site.

Dance Brigade's Dance Mission Theater

Arts Organization
Dance Studio & Theater
3316 24th Street
San Francisco, CA 94110
http://www.dancemission.com

Category

Performance

Information

Grade Level Preschool, Grades k-5, Grades 6-8, High School
Discipline Dance
Subject n/a
Languages English, Spanish
 

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Dance Brigade's Youth Program's goals are to provide high-quality dance classes to the children of San Francisco in a non-competitive, socially conscious environment. Our students are encouraged to become technically proficient, live healthy, active lives, and also build self-esteem, cooperation and leadership skills by participating in our dance programs. We provide wonderful performance opportunities at the end of each semester and all children are encouraged to perform.

Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco

Arts Organization
Museum
50 Hagiwara Tea Garden Drive
San Francisco, CA 94118
(415) 750-3522
http://deyoung.famsf.org/education/k-12-students-0

Category

Field Trip

Information

Grade Level Grades k-5, Grades 6-8, High School
Discipline Visual Art
Subject History
Languages English
 

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Bio

The FAMSF's School Programs offer a vast array of experiences ranging from independent viewing to facilitated visits with docents, museum artists, poets, and Museum Ambassadors. All guided programs provide opportunities for students to work directly with ideas, interpretation, and communication. Instruction is based on core strategies that cultivate personal and academic skills with the goal of igniting student curiosity. All school programs are offered FREE of charge.

Flyaway Productions

Arts Organization
Dance Company/Arts Organization
1068 Bowdoin Street
San Francisco, CA 94134
(415) 672-4111
http://www.flyawayproductions.com

Category

Residency

Information

Grade Level High School
Discipline Dance
Subject n/a
Languages English
 

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Bio

GIRLFLY brings together low income young women for four-eight weeks during the summer to: • Get hands-on experience in site specific and aerial (off the ground) dance • Earn $500 • Create original dances • Learn and perform professional dance repertory • Research and carry out an activism project We offer GIRLFLY to young women ages 14-19 who interested in performing and making positive change in the world.

Friends of Sharon Art Studio

Arts Organization
Nonprofit arts education facility
300 Bowling Green Drive
Golden Gate Park (Mailing:1032 Irving Street #520)
San Francisco, CA 94122
(415) 753-7006
http://www.sharonartstudio.org

Category

Workshop

Information

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

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Bio

SHARON ART STUDIO operates under the auspices of San Francisco Recreation & Parks Department in cooperation with Friends of Sharon Art Studio (FOSAS). FOSAS is devoted to sustaining and enhancing the Sharon Art Studio’s (SAS) goal to promote artistic development, craftsmanship, and creative expression. FOSAS believes that art education is an essential component of a healthy community and strives to ensure that quality, noncompetitive art programs are affordable and accessible to all.

Go Girls! Camp

Arts Organization
Summer Camp
PO Box 22932
Oakland, CA 94609
(510) 550-5340
http://gogirlscamp.com

Category

n/a

Information

Grade Level Grades k-5
Discipline Multi-Discipline, Theater
Subject n/a
Languages English
 

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Bio

Our mission is to ignite a Compassion Revolution by putting girls center stage. In Go Girls! Camps, rising 1st- through 6th-grade girls make and perform their very own peaceful and powerful plays that teach and reinforce social/emotional skills. The camps are led by a team of highly trained theater teaching artists, expressive artists, renowned guest artists, and the coolest teen and pre-teen assistants. Camp sessions take place in San Francisco, Oakland, Berkeley, Alameda, and Santa Cruz.

Golden Thread Productions

Arts Organization
Theatre Company
450 Florida Street
San Francisco, CA 94110
(415) 626-4061
http://www.goldenthread.org

Category

Performance

Information

Grade Level Grades k-5, All Ages
Discipline Theater
Subject History, Language Arts
Languages English
 

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Bio

Golden Thread’s Fairytale Players is an ensemble touring company with a repertoire of educational theater performances based on stories from the Middle East. Inspired by popular performance traditions in the Middle East, Golden Thread’s Fairytale Players employ epic storytelling, physical theatre and circus arts techniques in creating performances. In spring 2014, Golden Thread Fairytale Players will present "21 Days that Change the Year," a celebration of Nowruz, the Persian new year.

Green Art Workshop

Arts Organization
Arts Education Nonprofit Organization
216 Prospect Avenue
San Francisco, CA 94110
(415) 323-0653
http://www.greenartworkshop.org

Category

Field Trip, Workshop, Residency

Information

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

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Green Art Workshop is a hands-on, eco-conscious program that brings teaching artists into Bay Area classrooms and community centers. In our workshops, participants create imaginative personal and collaborative projects as they re-envision everyday discarded materials. We encourage critical thinking and environmental awareness throughout the creative process.

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