Senior Improv

Offered weekly on Tuesday mornings from 10:30am-noon at Eureka Valley Rec Center in San Francisco: Come practice your spontaneity, get creative and ignite your imagination in this introductory class for actors and non-actors alike! This FREE class (for students 55+) includes up-on-your-feet improv games, skits, original sketch writing and more! Activities are geared towards individual interests and experience levels.


Junior Acting Troupe

Junior Acting Troupe (JAT) is an audition-based all-youth theatre company co-founded in 2011 by Producing Artistic Director Clove Galilee and Teaching Artist Evan Johnson at Harvey Milk Center for the Arts in the Duboce Park neighborhood. JAT was developed under the auspices of San Francisco Recreation and Parks Cultural Arts Division. Teaching Artist Suzanne Halka joined JAT in 2012. JAT productions are rehearsed bi-weekly on Tuesday and Wednesday evenings. All rehearsals and productions are led collaboratively by Evan Johnson and Suzanne Halka with additional support from Clove Galilee, Guest Teaching Artists and JAT Parent Volunteers. JAT Performances have been held at Mission Arts Center, Upper Noe Valley Recreation Center and Moscone Recreation Center. Past performances include: Phantom Tollbooth, Hush: An Interview with America, Next Victim Please, The Tempest, A Midsummer Night's Dream, Animal Farm, Frankenstein and Matilda.


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Master Class with Martha T. Lipton

 Local "semi-professional theatre actress" (and drama teacher!) Martha T. Lipton (Evan Johnson), shares her years of experience in an interactive improv party/class for performers and non-performers alike! She's pulling out all the props! She's dusting off her costume chest and burning a CD of sound effects; so get ready for a rip-roaring, awkwardly fun, group bonding experience! Drink tickets will be awarded to students who make "bold choices" and show "good teamwork"! Grab a drink, an adventurous date and some clothes you can move in! 


To bring Martha's Master Class to your venue, office, bar or corporate event email Evan: