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

  1. Descriptions for Santa Rosa Parks & Recreation classes available in the Spring/Summer 2018 Activity Guide or online at www.santarosarec.com. These classes have barcodes. REGISTRATION OPENS FEBRUARY 15th 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 in 2018 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, please contact Bridget at bridget@artoflivinginstitute.org.

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SPRING 2018
Superheroes

Bennett Valley Senior Center
Ages 7—12
When  7 Saturdays 3/10-4/28, No Class 3/31
Time 10:45am—12:15pm
Performance 11:45am
Instructor Bridget Palmer
Santa Rosa Recreation & Parks Dept.
$146 Registration starts 2/15
Barcode #86325
This funny comedy takes a look at what Superheroes do to keep busy and find purpose when they aren’t saving the world.  The class ends with a short performance for family and friends.
Don’t miss out on the excitement! Have fun & grow your self-confidence! Free show for family and friends. Costumes and sets provided.

 

SPRING 2018
Snow White

Whited Elementary
Grades 1—6
When 10 Mondays Mar. 5 – May 14
Time 3:15pm— 4:45pm
Performance 7:00pm
Instructor Bridget Palmer
Rincon Valley Education Foundation
$160

This version of Snow White provides roles for many children including the Evil Queen, the Talking Mirror, Snow White’s mother, a fairy, ladies in waiting, animal helpers, the valiant Prince and courageous Woodsman, and of course the funny Dwarves. Free evening performance for family and friends. Costumes & Set provided.

SPRING 2018
Peter Pan

Yulupa Elementary
Grades 1—3
When 8 Mondays Mar. 26 – May 21
Time 1:35pm— 2:35pm
Instructor Bridget Palmer
Email bridget@artoflivinginstitute.org
$115

Our Peter Pan production at Yulupa features a shortened version of the original fairytale with one song and dance number featuring most of the characters.
Free performance for family and friends during the last day of class. Costumes and sets provided.

SPRING 2018
Superheroes

Proctor Terrace Elementary
Ages 7—12
When 7 Wednesdays 2/28 – 4/18, No Class 4/4
Time 3:30pm— 5:00pm
Performance 7:00pm on 4/18
Instructor Kot Takahashi
Santa Rosa Recreation & Parks Dept.
$146  Registration starts 2/15
Barcode #86324
 This funny comedy takes a look at what Superheroes do to keep busy and find purpose when they aren’t saving the world. The class ends with a short performance for family and friends.

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

SPRING 2018
Snow White

Austin Creek Elementary
Grades 1—6
When 10 Tuesdays, Mar 6 – May 15
Time 3:15pm—4:45pm
Performance 7:00pm
Instructor Bridget Palmer
Rincon Valley Education Foundation
Fee $160

This version of Snow White provides roles for many children including the Evil Queen, the Talking Mirror, Snow White’s mother, a fairy, ladies in waiting, animal helpers, the valiant Prince and courageous Woodsman, and of course the funny Dwarves. Free evening performance for family and friends. Costumes & Set provided.

SUMMER 2018
Drama Camp 1

Steele Lane Community Center
Ages
7—13
When June 11 – 22
Time 9:00am—3:00pm
Performance 7:00pm on 6/22
Instructors Bridget Palmer, Caroline Lomba & Kot Takahashi
Santa Rosa Recreation & Parks
$375  Registration starts 2/15
Barcode #86327
Two fun and exciting weeks of training in the Dramatic Arts culminate in a wonderful show with roles for everyone. This year we’ll be expanding students’ skills by working on material from Who’s the Most Despicable?, Harry Potter & The Chamber of Secrets, Madagascar Mania, Peter Pan, Hamilton, & The 25th Annual Putnum County Spelling Bee. 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!

SPRING 2018

Tiny Tots
The Little Mermaid

Bennet Valley Senior Center
Ages Tiny Tots 4—6
When 8 Sat. 3/3-4/28, No Class 3/31
Time 9:30am—10:30am
Performance 9:45am
Instructor Bridget Palmer
Santa Rosa Recreation & Parks Dept.
$114  Registration Starts 2/15
Barcode #86326
The class will culminate in a short performance of The Little Mermaid for family and friends on the last day of class.
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 2018
The Night Howler Mystery

Hidden Valley Elementary
Grades 2—6
When 8 Tuesdays, March 20 – May 15
Time 2:30pm— 3:30pm
Performance 7:00pm on May 15
Instructor Galen Palmer
Email bridget@artoflivinginstitute.org
Class Fee $130
If you loved the movie Zootopia, you’ll love this after-school drama class.  Students build self-confidence, imagination, and cooperation skills as they take on the roles of predators and prey animals in this hilarious comedy about the importance of avoiding stereotyping others.
Free show for family and friends on the last day of class. Costumes & Sets provided.

 

SUMMER 2018
Drama Camp 2

Strawberry Elementary
Ages
7—13
When July 9th – 23rd
Time 9:00am—3:00pm
Performance 2:00pm on Saturday 7/23
Instructors Bridget Palmer & Caroline Lomba
Santa Rosa Recreation and Parks

$375  Registration starts 2/15
Barcode #86328
Drama Camp includes two full weeks of training in the Dramatic Arts culminating in a wonderful show with roles for everyone. This year we’re presenting scenes from Treasure Island, The Seussification of Romeo & Juliet, “When You’re an Addams” from The Addams Family Musical, and “Macavity the Mystery Cat” from Cats. 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!

SPRING 2018
Snow White

Spring Creek Elementary
Grades 1—6
When 10 Thursdays March 8 – May 17
Time 3:00pm— 4:30pm
Performance 7:00pm
Instructor Bridget Palmer
Rincon Valley Education Foundation
$160

This version of Snow White provides roles for many children including the Evil Queen, the Talking Mirror, Snow White’s mother, a fairy, ladies in waiting, animal helpers, the valiant Prince and courageous Woodsman, and of course the funny Dwarves. Free evening performance for family and friends. Costumes & Set provided.

SPRING 2018
Snow White

Austin Creek Elementary
Grades 1—6
When 10 Wednesdays Mar. 7 – May 16
Time 2:15 pm— 3:45pm
Performance 7:00pm
Instructor Bridget Palmer
Rincon Valley Education Foundation
FULL

This version of Snow White provides roles for many children including the Evil Queen, the Talking Mirror, Snow White’s mother, a fairy, ladies in waiting, animal helpers, the valiant Prince and courageous Woodsman, and of course the funny Dwarves. Free evening performance for family and friends. Costumes & Set provided.

 

SUMMER 2018
Drama Camp 3: Show Biz Kidz
101 Dalmatians KIDS

Austin Creek Elementary
Grades Entering 2nd – 7th Grade
When  Dates July 23 – Aug 2
Time 9:00am— 3:00pm
Performance Aug. 2 at 7:00pm
Instructors — Bridget Palmer
Rincon Valley Education Foundation
Camp Fee $TBA
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.