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Cousin Jack’s Mariposa Evenings Concert Series 2015 Lineup

Cousin Jack’s Mariposa Evenings Concert Series 2015 Lineup

Every Friday and Saturday evening during the summer months (this year, June 5 – August 28*) we host Cousin Jack’s Mariposa Evenings Summer Concert Series in downtown Mariposa’s Arts Park. These free concerts are produced by Ronnie Sweeting and feature folk, bluegrass, rock, jazz, reggae, and country bands hailing from […]

On May 28th Pick Up a Pizza and Support Summer Art Camp

On May 28th Pick Up a Pizza and Support Summer Art Camp

  On May 28 (4-9pm), Pizza Factory will generously donate a percentage of the evening’s proceeds to our Summer Art Camp program. This program provides art and music instruction 2 days a week all summer for over 50 of Mariposa’s kids through Parks and Recreation’s Summer Day Camp. Please plan […]

Acting Fundamentals Workshop with Connie Stetson

Acting Fundamentals Workshop with Connie Stetson

Our Mariposa Theatre Alliance has organized a 6-week “Acting Fundamentals” workshop with Connie Stetson. The workshop meets every Tuesday evening, from June 23rd to July 28th, and is held at the Bodie Room at the Yosemite Bug Spa and Resort. This workshop is designed for anyone who is interested in building […]

NEW Program! The Mariposa Theatre Alliance

NEW Program! The Mariposa Theatre Alliance

We are very pleased to announce our new program, the Mariposa Theatre Alliance. The Mariposa Theatre Alliance is an association of producing theater artists formed to foster and promote theatre throughout Mariposa County. In addition to staging productions, the Mariposa Theatre Alliance will provide theatre classes and workshops open to members […]

F/STOP Photography Exhibition on Display through June

F/STOP Photography Exhibition on Display through June

  Photos from our F/STOP photography classes are now on display at the gallery. This exhibition features the photographic work of over 40 Mariposa residents, many of whom created personal photographic essays for the show. This show will run through the end of June. For more information about our F/STOP […]

NEW! Summer Adult Art Classes

NEW! Summer Adult Art Classes

We are thrilled to announce our Summer Adult Art Classes. In May, we are offering a Transfer Workshop with Anna Friedland. June: a day-long Plein Air Oil Painting workshop in Yosemite with Penny Otwell. July: Mask Making with Jackie Baxton. September: Jewelry Making with LothLorien Stewart. Except for Penny’s class, […]

Program renamed to “The Marilyn Rudzik Storytellers in the Schools”

Program renamed to “The Marilyn Rudzik Storytellers in the Schools”

In honor of 20 years of her leadership, producing and directing the Mariposa Storytelling Festival, the Storytellers in the Schools program has been renamed to The Marilyn Rudzik Storytellers in the Schools Program. Thank you Marilyn, for bringing the magic of storytelling to our community!

Artists in the Schools Pilot Program

Artists in the Schools Pilot Program

    Because we strongly believe that art has the capacity to reach far beyond aesthetics to support rigorous intellectual inquiry, illuminate scientific and mathematical discoveries and concepts, and promote thoughtful conversations about the human condition we are currently piloting a new program, Artists in the Schools, that taps art’s […]