Watercolor Painting

Learn to paint in watercolor with instructor John Giannotti, vice president of the Los Gatos Art Association and an accomplished painter.  Class sizes are limited to 10 serious students.

  • Mondays, October 28-December 9, 5:00-7:00pm. Cost: $22/class or $108/series.

To register, please fill out an online Registration Form.

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San Jose Opera Guild

You’re invited to join San Jose Opera Guild for the following lectures in the APJCC Auditorium from 7:30-9:30pm. Admission $10. Free for Opera Guild and JCC members.

  • Wed, November 6,10:00am-12:00 noon: Hansel and Gretel (Humperdinck). Speaker: Simon Williams.
  • Wed, May 6, 2020, 10:00am-12:00 noon: Ernani (Verdi). Speaker: Kip Cranna.
  • Wed, June 10, 2020, 10:00am-12:00 noon: (R)evolution of Steve Jobs (Mason Bates). Speaker: Mark Campbell.

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The San Jose Opera Guild Lecture Series and Preview Performances are made possible, in part, by a gift from Judy & Warren Kaplan. 

Playback Theater Classes: Not just for actors!

Develop your intuition, creativity, empathy, and spontaneity as you learn how to improvise real-life stories. Playback Theater transforms real stories told by audience members into theater, on the spot, using movement, ritual, spoken improvisation and music. This is a series of seven classes; the first class is a trial class. Instructor Roni Alperin, the instructor is an experienced actor, theater director, improve artist, Accredited Trainer of Playback Theater, LMFT (Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist), and RDT (Registered Drama Therapist).
Dates: Mon 1/13-3/2 (no class 2/17)
Time: 8:00-9:50pm
Fee: $210
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All Cultural Arts programs are made possible, in part, by generous contributions from Doris & Rick z”l Davis, and an anonymous donor.