The CalArts Community Arts Partnership is solely devoted to keeping the arts free and accessible to Los Angeles County youth.
The CalArts Community Arts Partnership (CAP) and the Boyle Heights Arts Conservatory (BHAC) are proud to announce the launch of C.A.B.L.E., the Cinema Arts Blended Learning Education Program. This is a free, 10-week media arts program, held on Saturdays from 11:00am - 3:00pm beginning February 20th. In this program, high school students will create an original web-series that will be distributed publicly online. Participants will learn writing for the web, filmmaking techniques, and marketing and graphic design to promote their film.
To apply, please complete the online application here . You may also pick up a printed application at the BHAC located at 2706 East Cesar E. Chavez Avenue. Applications must be received by Friday, January 29, 2016 at 11:59pm to be considered for participation. Registrants will be notified by Friday, February 5th, 2016.
FROM A TO ZINE
(Writing, Photography, and DIY Publishing)
This 10-week creative writing and digital photography program is for high school students interested in creating zines, newspapers or books that relate to their experiences and their communities. Topics and layout design will be decided upon collectively and through a series of writing and photography exercises, students will incorporate the exploration of local community issues into their artwork. CalArts Photography and Writing professors teach the program, with the assistance of CalArts Student Instructors.
Dates: February 10 – April 27, 2016 (no class March 23 & 30)
Time: Wednesdays, 5:00 –7:00 pm
Level: High School
Location: Self Help Graphics & Art (1300 East First Street, Boyle Heights, CA 90033)
To apply, please complete the online application here . Applications will be accepted through February 10th.
CalArts Saturday Music Program
This program offers 20 weeks of instruction for middle and high school students (6th-12th grade, ages 11-18). The first semester was held during the Fall of 2015. At least one year of prior instrumental experience is required for participation in this program. Classes include theory, composition, sound recording and engineering, vocal ensemble, percussion, strings ensemble, chamber ensemble, jazz ensemble, and more. The program culminates with semester-end recitals performed in CalArts' premiere music pavilion, The Wild Beast. To apply for the Spring semester, please click here .
Location: CalArts' Herb Alpert School of Music Rehersal Rooms at 24700 McBean Parkway, Valencia, CA 91355.
In-Person Signup: January 30, 2016 at 12:00pm (required in addition to completing online enrollment).
Dates: Jan. 30 - April 9, 2016 (No class March 26, 2016).
Times: Saturdays, 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Level: Middle & High School (6th - 12th grade, ages 11-18)
Lead Instructors: Herb Alpert School of Music at CalArts Instructors
To view the CAP 2015-2016 Program Guide for a description of classes click here.