California Theatre Center Productions

These wonderful productions from the esteemed California Theatre Center are available for student bus-in performances. Performances are in the 440-Seat Foster Family Theatre. Ticket sales are direct through CTC at 800-606-0424. To order tickets to events from CTC online, please visit their website at www.ctcinc.org.


Mayhem Poets

MAYHEM POETS

  • Thursday, November 9, 2017 · 3:30-6:30 PM
  • Grades 6-12

Poetry is cool! This training utilizes popular and relevant cultures to galvanize students and demonstrates the power of writing and poetry. Participants engage in hands-on activities, develop abilities to further construct contemporary ELA integrated lessons, and receive copies of lesson plans. This training coincides with the production of Mayhem Poets.

My Fathers Dragon

MY FATHER’S DRAGON

  • Wednesday, January 17, 2018 · 3:30-6:30 PM
  • Grades K-5

This training incorporates the values and lessons from the popular children’s book and visual and performing arts strategies to demonstrate how the arts are a powerful tool for teaching literacy skills. Participants engage in hands-on activities, develop abilities to further construct ELA and arts integrated lessons, and receive copies of lesson plans. The training coincides with the production of My Father’s Dragon.

Manzi

MANZI

  • Monday, February 26, 2018 · 3:30-6:30 PM
  • Grades 2-5

Cesar Chavez played an important role in shaping California history; his name adorns many of buildings and structures. This training, which coincides with the production of Manzi, incorporates historical elements and values from the life of Cesar Chavez to drive learning in ELA, Social Studies and the arts. Participants engage in hands-on activities, develop abilities to further construct ELA, Social Studies, and arts integrated lessons, and receive copies of lesson plans.

* For more information, send an email to Cortney Betschart: CBetschart@galloarts.org.