Play Ball! 2019 Prescott Circus Theatre Showcase
The Prescott Circus Theatre, with the Oakland Spirit Orchestra presents the annual Student Showcase on Saturday, March 23 2019 at Oakland Technical High School. Play Ball! A Tribute to American Sports Inspired by the Negro Baseball League of the 1920's - 1930's Step up to the bat and get in the game with the young stars of the Prescott Circus Theatre! A circus show like no other where our young artists re-interpret your favorite sports - circus style! Juggling! Acrobatics! Stilt Dancing! Balancing Feats and More! Featuring Oakland youth ages 8 - 16 from the Prescott Circus Performance Company from Prescott Elementary School in West Oakland and students from PCT’s after school programs five additional public school sites: Lafayette/Martin Luther King, Manzanita Community, Parker, Piedmont Avenue Elementary, and Sankofa Academy. Featuring the Oakland Spirit Orchestra (OSO)! OSO is a youth orchestra composed of elementary, middle, and high school students from over 5 West Oakland public schools. Shows are free to the public and all ages are welcome to attend. Wheelchair accessible. This event is supported in part by the Alameda County Arts Commission ARTSFUND, California Arts Council, Oakland City Council and funded by the City of Oakland's Cultural Funding Program, Oakland Fund for Children and Youth, Arts for Oakland Kids, Banks Family Foundation, The Barrios Trust, Bill Graham Supporting Foundation of the Jewish Community Federation and Endowment Fund, The Brickyard Berridge Fund, The Clorox Company Foundation, East Bay Community Foundation, Frederick E. and Anne R. Barstow Fund, Kaiser Permanente, Morris Stulsaft Foundation, West Davis & Bergard Foundation, Oakland Firefighters, Circus Bella, and our community of loving supporters.Special thanks to Prescott Elementary School and the Oakland Unified School District.
Oakland, CA 94609