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Bring your blanket, chairs and a picnic dinner and enjoy this free event. For more information, call the Brentwood Parks and Recreation at 925-516-5444. El Campanil Theatre Offers Summer Drama Camp. ANTIOCH — Registration is now open for El Campanil Theater Summer Drama Camp. Two half-day sessions will be offered. Session One: June 22-26. Session Two: July 6-10. Both will run from 1 to 4 p.m. The camp is for children 8-16. The fee is $150 per session. Attendees will learn the magic of theater and improve their acting skills with comprehensive theater training. They will have fun with improvisations, theater games, music and dance, performing scenes and one-acts, monologues, creating characters, all the while expanding their talent.
The top three male and female finishers in each age category receive medals, An awards ceremony will follow in Piedmont Park, Those with dogs and strollers are welcome to participate but must begin behind the back of the starting area, The cost is: $8 per person for members; $12 per person for nonmembers; and $12 per person at the door, All pre-registered children will receive a free beautiful Chinese lantern, Alex Wu, an award-winning master magician, will perform his sleight-of-hand magic and original routines, and there will be a ballet performance by students of the Berkeley Ballet theatre, The event ballet slippers bloch will also feature a storyteller and arts and crafts and a moon cake tasting and light refreshments..
Thanks to all the merchants and businesses who allowed our posters to be displayed. The creative influences were provided by Randy Froh, Identity Packaging and Karen Tomlinson and Tomlinson Creative. Jackie Rose, Jim Thrall, Bob Long, Jan Nordmo and Mike Balistreri, thank you for your marketing expertise. A special thanks to the Los Gatos Weekly-Times for their ongoing support. Paul Kent and I love our town, and we are grateful for the opportunity to give back to our community. Our goal was to launch an event that would become another town tradition. With the help of sponsors and the more than 1,200 people who attended, we are gratified to have done just that.