Youth Programs

Performing Arts Classes & Camps

Performing Arts Programs for KIDS

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Youth Art Classes

Young@Art is an exciting and educational afternoon program for kids ages 5-11.  Kids will learn about each new exhibit in the Harrington Gallery and then create a fun art project to take home. 

Upcoming Young@Art Classes:

Summer Fun   Summer’s always hot, and what better way to celebrate the adventures of summer by creating artworks about this glorious, fun-filled season.  Participants will visit the Pleasanton Art League’s member exhibition in the Harrington Gallery, and get some ideas for making art upstairs.
  •  1 class $15R/$22N
  • Ages 5-11
  • Registration Code: 2055
  • Thursday,  August 3, 2017, 4:30-5:45 pm
  • Location: Firehouse Arts Center
  • Instructors: Julie Finegan, Debbie Wardrope

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Spirit of Africa Kids will visit the Harrington Gallery to see an exhibit about the people, colors, and musical instruments of Africa and African Americans.  Then they will create beautiful African masks and landscapes in the art studio.

  •  1 class $15R/$22N
  • Ages 5-11
  • Registration Code: 4783
  • Thursday,  Sept 28, 2017, 4:30-5:45 pm
  • Location: Firehouse Arts Center
  • Instructors: Julie Finegan, Debbie Wardrope

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My Special Holiday The Harrington Gallery will be hosting an exhibit that features art about different religions.  After looking at the exhibit, students will work in the studio to create an art piece about their favorite holiday or family gathering.

  •  1 class $15R/$22N
  • Ages 5-11
  • Registration Code: 4784
  • Thursday,  Nov 16, 2017, 4:30-5:45 pm
  • Location: Firehouse Arts Center
  • Instructors: Julie Finegan, Debbie Wardrope

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Summer Drama Camps

Online resident registration starts Tuesday, April 11, 2017 at 8:00am. Start your account today so you are ready by clicking HERE

 

Ages 7-11

Theater Arts Intensive for KIDS    Young performers in this camp will learn auditioning techniques, acting skills, music theatre, and more. Campers will receive real-time feedback and instruction in a safe and age-appropriate environment. Participants will have the opportunity to perform in front of a live audience the evenings of Th, 7/13 and F, 7/14 at 5:30pm at the Firehouse Arts Center. A small afternoon snack is provided.

  • Firehouse Arts Center | Director: City Staff
  • M-F | 6/19-6/30 1:30-4:30pm
  • 10 classes | $255R/$281N
  • Registration Code: 1279

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Ages 5-6

Lil Bit Players—Seussical KIDS   The younger set will be thrilled to learn theater skills and make new friends in a fun and age appropriate environment for Lil’ Bit Player’s production of Seussical KIDS! This camp will move to the Firehouse Arts Center 7/17-7/21 11:00am-12:30pm for Tech Week. Performances will take place at the Firehouse Arts Center Th, 7/20 at 7pm and F, 7/21 at 2pm; campers are called two hours before each performance. No regular camp schedule Th, 7/20 and F, 7/21.

  • Veterans Memorial Building | Director: City Staff
  • M-F | 7/3-7/21 | 1:30-3pm | No Camp 7/4
  • 14 classes | $195R/$215N
  • Registration Code: 1215

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Ages 7-11

Seussical KIDS    Join us for another musical summer as participants perform Seussical KIDS! Youth in this camp will learn the basics of musical theater by building ensemble in a fun, supportive, and positive environment. Acting, music theater, and theatrical dance will be the focus of this camp. Lil Bit Players will join the cast the week of the performance. Performances will take place at the Firehouse Arts Center Th, 7/20 at 7pm and F, 7/21 at 2pm; campers are called two hours before each performance. No regular camp schedule Th, 7/20 and F, 7/21.

  • Veterans Memorial Building | Director: City Staff
  • M-F | 6/26-7/21 | 9:00am-12:30pm | No Camp 7/4
  • 24 classes | $345R/$380N
  • Registration Code: 1214

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Ages 8-13

Beauty and the Beast JR   It’s another summer of triple threat fun with theatrical singing, dancing and acting with the City of Pleasanton. Youth participants will have an excellent time learning about the theatrical process by rehearsing for the production of Beauty and the Beast JR. Performances: 7/20 @ 2pm & F 7/21 @ 7pm | Firehouse Arts Center. No regular camp days 7/20 and 7/21 | Campers called two hours before each performance

  • Firehouse Arts Center | Director: Jeff Zavattero
  • M-F | 6/26-7/21 | 9:00am-12:30pm | No Camp 7/4
  • 24 classes | $455R/$501N
  • Registration Code: 1267

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