Classes & Camps

Fall Enrichment Classes 2019

Digital Arts and3 D Animation

September 13 – November 8 (Friday)
Ages 10-18, Grade 5-12
Class 1 -3:30-4:30pm (level 1 Beginner)
Class 2 -4:30-5:30pm (level 2 Intermediate)
Time – 9-Noon, 1 – 4pm
Cost- ($290 software included)
Need base scholarships available
Register Here call 925.236.2576 or for more information
Class Location – 1911 Second Street, Livermore, CA 94550

Merge creativity and technical skills with this digital art course. Create animated gifs, add effects to photograph and make stunning computer generated graphics. Learn the tools, techniques, and fundamentals, behind good designs, and create your own eye-catching compositions. Learn from industry professionals, and use your design skills in everything from classroom presentation, mobile apps to social media.


Art Classes Throughout the Year 2019-20

Learn to make Art like a Real Artist would. Draw and paint from real life, reference and imagination. Classes cater for individual needs and preferences if it applies. Learn different techniques, styles and processes used in drawing and painting. Learn Art Theory, Art History and various mediums and practical applications.

Children and Teen’s Art Classes
Mondays • September through May
Ages 4-17
Time 4-6pm

To enroll your child, please register for monthly programs below:

Sept 9, 16, 23 and 30   $105 Register
Oct 7, 14, 21, 28   $105 Register
Nov 4, 11, 18   $80 Register
Dec 2, 9, 16   $80 Register
Jan  6, 13, 20, 27  Cost: $105 Register
Feb 3, 10, 17, 24  Cost: $105 Register
Mar 2, 9, 16, 23, 30 Cost: $130 Register
Apr 13, 20, 27  Cost: $80 Register
May 4, 11, 18, 25 Cost: $105 Register

Call 925.447.2787 or for more information.


Bay Area Children Theater
Alice in Wonderland Jr.

Our older students will hone their craft by learning more advanced acting, singing, and dancing technique while rehearsing a terrific musical! Ensemble and team work will be the focus as our students learn more complex production numbers. If your student is new to theatre, our skilled Teaching Artists will work to make sure that every child feels welcome and learns the skills to put on a show. Being a part of a production will help children build self-confidence, creativity, and personal responsibility.
Lewis Carroll’s famous heroine comes to life in a delightful adaptation of the classic Disney film. Travel down the rabbit hole and join Alice, one of literature’s most beloved heroines, in her madcap adventures. Featuring updated songs from Disney’s thrilling animated motion picture, Disney’s Alice in Wonderland JR. is a fast-paced take on the classic tale.

Grades 5 – 8
Tuition: $715
Payment plans available, email or call 510-296-4433 x2.

Classes take place at:
Bothwell Arts Center
2466 8th St #4604
Livermore, CA 94550

Tech rehearsals and performances take place at:
Bankhead Theatre
2400 First Street
Livermore, CA 94550

Both the Bothwell Arts Center and Bankhead Theater are operated by Livermore Valley Performing Arts Center and offer a wide-range of programs providing access to the arts for the Tri-Valley community and beyond.

How to Contribute

Help us share the performing arts with children. To learn more about these programs that support school and family performances and student tickets or to donate by phone or mail, please contact our development staff at 925-583-2305 or email us for assistance.

Support for Education Programs (PDF)


Sunday at Hageman Ranch

Go Out Side and Play
August 24, 1-4pm

More information

Man on the Moon

Closing Reception
August 25, 6-8pm

July 20, 2019 marks the 50th anniversary of the first humans landing on the Moon on July 20, 1969 as part of NASA’s Apollo 11 lunar mission. The Livermore Valley Performing Arts Center presents an exhibition of the moon landing featuring large format photography and art images of the moon, as well as educational and interactive exhibits.

Native American Celebration
September 28th, 12-5pm

Celebrate the diversity and enduring spirit of Native traditions and cultures. Native artists, leaders, advocates and more from across the Tri – Valley region will come together in Shea Plaza, Bankhead Theater to celebrate their individual cultures and experiences while providing an opportunity for the local community to learn about Native American Cultures that are thriving and surviving today.




Theater Etiquette

How does a student know what is expected of him or her if that student has never before attended a live performance? To help answer that question and provide a road map for proper theatre etiquette, download this helpful guide.

Theater Etiquette PDF (English)

Etiqueta de Teatro PDF (Español)