Education

Education

Art Gallery

The Beverly Corcoran Art Gallery, located inside Memorial Auditorium & Convention Center, features art exhibits from local artists and students. The art gallery is available for the public to enjoy, free of charge, whenever the Memorial Auditorium is open for evening and weekend meetings and performances.

2019 Schedule:

September: Astrophotography by Jason Burns. Artist Reception 9/20/19 at 6 p.m.

October: PSU’s Fine Arts Dept. UAA and Kappi Pi Student Exhibit. Artist Reception TBA

November: Pittsburg High School Student Exhibit. Artist Reception TBA

December: Belsnickle Exhibit by Linda Lindquist Baldwin.

To display your works of art in the gallery, download and complete the Art Exhibit Agreement form and return to the Memorial Auditorium.

Junior Stars

Each summer for many years, PCT has supported Jr. Starz, an intensive, two-week children’s theatre workshop that culminates in a performance for the community.

Session 1 – 8 a.m. to noon (show is on the last Friday of Camp at 6 p.m.)
Session 2 – 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. (show is on the last Friday of Camp at 8 p.m.)

Fee: $50 per child (includes instruction, snacks, supplies, and a t-shirt).
Enrollment is limited to the first 40 children per session.

Registration begins in early April.

Just Off Broadway Camp

PHS Theatre Director Greg Shaw established Just Off Broadway Music Theatre Camp as a two-week intensive musical theatre experience.

For students going into grades 6-10.

Past productions have included “High School Musical Jr.” (2015), “Legally Blonde Jr., The Musical” (2016), “All Shook Up Jr.” (2017), “Fame Jr.” (2018), and “Lion King Jr.” (2019).

The camp is operated in cooperation with Memorial Auditorium in downtown Pittsburg, where all camp rehearsals are held and the show is produced. Older students who have aged out volunteer as assistants and choreographers.

Fee: $100 per child

Proceeds benefit the PHS Theatre Department.

Registrations begins in early June.