P.O. Box 10087, Palm Desert, CA 92255-0087++ Phone: 760/841-3177 ++ Fax: 760/406-4027 ++ 501(c)(3) California Corporation, Federal ID #33-0730102
CPP Is A Non-profit, Education-Based Theatre Company For Children And Adults
Serving the California Coachella Valley and Beyond Since 1995
EDUCATIONAL IMPACT THEATRE - WHERE EVERYBODY PLAYS
- Casts of 30 to 80+ local children, teens and adults participate for free and learn from qualified instructors, staff and artists.
- Primary audience is local schools on field trips - over 7500 students see each spring production!
- Six daytime school/group shows over two weekdays, one evening public show.
- Professionally produced and staged, including costumes, makeup, sets & props.
- Performed at local theatres, including the McCallum and Camelot.
- Original adaptations based, in most instances, on literary works included in State reading lists.
- Tailored to capture the interest of all ages and grade levels.
- Currently 1 per season in Spring (May/June) with more where finances permit.
- Shows run approximately one hour.
- Minimal per seat school costs (currently $6) with active effort to seek sponsors to provide free seats where possible.
- Education Packets provided to assist teachers in meeting State Standards with lesson plans, activities and information related to the specific production.
- Workshops incorporated with rehearsals assist in teaching young actors (and more mature ones) how to develop and improve their skills while learning theatre etiquette and other valuable lessons.
- Involvement of entire families through volunteer assistance with all aspects of each production (set building, props, costumes, make-up, etc.).
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