There are three ways to register for our classes depending upon which class you choose:

  1. Descriptions for Santa Rosa Parks & Recreation classes available now in the Spring/Summer 2017 Activity Guide or online at www.santarosarec.com. These classes have barcodes. Register online at Santa Rosa Parks & Recreation or call the Finley Community Center at 707.543.3737.
  2. Registration for The Rincon Valley Education Foundation classes available by visiting www.rvef.org or calling 707.542.7375. Some 50% scholarships are available.
  3. To register for all other classes email bridget@artoflivinginstitute.org. If you need financial assistance for your child to participate, you can talk to Bridget about it.

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SPRING 2017
Po’s Kung Fu Dream

Steele Lane Community Center
Ages 7—12
When  7 Saturdays March 11 – April 29
Time 10:45am—12:15pm
Performance 11:45am
Instructor Bridget Palmer
Santa Rosa Recreation & Parks Dept.
$133
Closed
This adventure filled story shares the profound message that we can all find our special purpose in life if we honor who we really are and believe in ourselves.  Inspired by the animated film Kung Fu Panda. 
Don’t miss out on the excitement! Have fun & grow your self-confidence! Free show for family and friends. Costumes and sets provided.

 

SPRING 2017
A Cat’s Tale

Whited Elementary
Grades 1—6
When 10 Mondays Feb. 27 – May 8
Time 3:05pm— 4:35pm
Performance 7:00pm
Instructor Bridget Palmer
Rincon Valley Education Foundation
$150.00
Closed
Join us for this fun musical interpretation of Puss in Boots by Jessica McAdam.
The ever-popular Show Biz Kidz shows by Jessica McAdam feature roles for about 25 students with opportunities for movement and singing for all involved! Free evening performance for family and friends. Costumes & Sets provided.

 

SPRING 2017
Sorcerer’s Stone

Yulupa Elementary
Grades 1—3
When 8 Mondays March 6 – May 1
Time 1:35pm— 2:35pm
Instructor Bridget Palmer
Email bridget@artoflivinginstitute.org
$105.00
FULL
Join Harry and all his friends on an exciting adventure to prevent Professor Snape from getting the precious Sorcerer’s Stone. In the process, the children discover that everything is not as it seems, but through cooperation and perseverance they prevail.
Free performance for family and friends during the last day of class. Costumes and sets provided.

SPRING 2017
Po’s Kung Fu Dream

Proctor Terrace Elementary
Ages 7—12
When 7 Wednesdays Feb. 15 – April 5
Time 3:30pm— 5:00pm
Performance 7:00pm on April 5
Instructor Brooke Cichosz
Santa Rosa Recreation & Parks Dept.
$146
 Closed
This adventure filled story shares the profound message that we can all find our special purpose in life if we honor who we really are and believe in ourselves.  Inspired by the animated film Kung Fu Panda.

Don’t miss out on the excitement! Have fun & grow your self-confidence! Free show for family and friends. Costumes and sets provided.

SPRING 2017
A Cat’s Tale

Austin Creek Elementary
Grades 1—6
When 10 Tuesdays Feb 28 – May 9
Time 3:15pm—4:45pm
Performance 7:00pm
Instructor Bridget Palmer
Rincon Valley Education Foundation
$150.00
FULL
Join us for this fun musical interpretation of Puss in Boots by Jessica McAdam.
The ever-popular Show Biz Kidz shows by Jessica McAdam feature roles for about 25 students with opportunities for movement and singing for all involved! Free evening performance for family and friends. Costumes & Sets provided.

SUMMER 2017
Drama Camp 1

Steele Lane Community Center
Ages
7—13
When 2 Weeks June 5 – June 16 Mon—Fri
Time 9:00am—3:00pm
Performance 7:00pm on June 16th
Instructors Bridget Palmer, Caroline Lomba & Kot Takahashi
Santa Rosa Recreation and Parks
FULL – You may want to join the waiting list. Some families plans change over the next few months.
$375
Barcode 83578
Two fun and exciting weeks of training in the Dramatic Arts culminate in a wonderful show with roles for everyone. Drama Camp also includes group games, crafts, singing, dancing and improvisation! Costumes, sets & afternoon snacks provided. Bring a sack lunch & morning snack. Make new friends, share your talent and treasure your time to SHINE!
In Drama Camp 1 in 2017, we will present scenes from Charlie & The Chocolate Factory The Thief LordHerculesAdvanced Improv Show, a “I’d Do Anything” from Oliver!plus “Under the Sea” from The Little Mermaid.

SPRING 2017
The Wizard of Oz

Hidden Valley Elementary
Grades 2—6
When Tuesdays, April 4 – May 23
Time 2:30pm— 3:30pm
Performance 7:00pm on May 23
Instructor Brooke Cichosz
Email bridget@artoflivinginstitute.org
$130
FULL
Join us for the classic tale of Dorothy’s adventures in the Land of Oz! 
New!! Free performance for family and friends during the evening of the last day of class. Costumes & Sets provided.

 

SPRING 2017
A Cat’s Tale

Austin Creek Elementary
Grades 1—6
When 10 Wednesdays Mar 1 – May 10
Time 2:15 pm— 3:45pm
Performance 7:00pm
Instructor Bridget Palmer
Rincon Valley Education Foundation
$150.00
FULL
Join us for this fun musical interpretation of Puss in Boots by Jessica McAdam.
The play feature roles for 25 students with opportunities for movement and singing for all involved! Free evening performance for family and friends. Costumes & Sets provided.

 

SUMMER 2017
Drama Camp 2

Strawberry Elementary
Ages
7—13
When 2 Weeks July 10 – July 22 Mon—Fri
and 1 Saturday afternoon
Time 9:00am—3:00pm
Performance 2:00pm on July 22
Instructors Bridget Palmer & Caroline Lomba
Santa Rosa Recreation and Parks
FULL – Joining the WAITLIST MAY GET YOU IN, IF YOU ARE PATIENT, AS SUMMER PLANS CAN CHANGE
Barcode 83006
Drama Camp includes two full weeks of training in the Dramatic Arts culminating in a wonderful show with roles for everyone. Camp also includes group games, crafts, singing, dancing and improvisation! Costumes, sets & afternoon snacks provided. Bring a sack lunch & morning snack. Make new friends, share your talent and treasure your time to SHINE!
 In Drama Camp 3 of 2017,  we will be presenting scenes from Superheroes, American Girls, a musical medley from The Seussical, & “Have a Dream”  from Tangled.

SPRING 2017 Tiny Tots
Tales From Pixie Hollow

Steele Lane Community Center
Ages Tiny Tots 4—6
When 8 Sat. March 4 – April 29
Time 9:30am—10:30am
Performance 9:45am
Instructor Bridget Palmer
Santa Rosa Recreation & Parks Dept.
$113
CLOSED
Join us for a fun adventure in Pixie Hollow with your favorite fairies!
Tiny Tots Theater classes offer 4-6 year olds a magical opportunity to bring their favorite stories to life. We use music, poetry, costumes, and imagination to “play” out stories each week and then form these experiences into a “show” for parents.

SPRING 2017
A Cat’s Tale

Spring Creek Elementary
Grades 1—6
When 10 Thursdays March 2 – May 11
Time 3:05pm— 4:35pm
Performance 7:00pm
Instructor Bridget Palmer
Rincon Valley Education Foundation
$150.00
Closed
Join us for this fun musical interpretation of Puss in Boots by Jessica McAdam
The ever-popular Show Biz Kidz shows by Jessica McAdam feature roles for about 25 students with opportunities for movement and singing for all involved! Free evening performance for family and friends. Costumes & Sets provided.

 

SUMMER 2017
Drama Camp 3: Show Biz Kidz!
DISNEY Lion King KIDS

Austin Creek Elementary
Grades Entering 2nd – 7th Grade
When  9 Days July 24 – Aug 3
Time 9:00am— 3:00pm
Performance 7pm on August 3rd
Instructors — Bridget Palmer & Caroline Lomba
Rincon Valley Education Foundation
Camp Fee $390
Maximum 33 Students
In addition to preparing our performance, Drama Camp offers group games, comedy improvisation, instruction in acting, singing, and dancing, and craft projects. Time is scheduled between activities to dress up and invent stories or play on the playground.