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College of Adaptive Arts 

June 10 – 15, Intra-Quarter Break
No CAA Classes: Summer Quarter Begins Monday, July 8
Musical Theatre Production this Thursday, Friday at 7 pm at San Jose City College

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* This is Intra-Quarter Break: No CAA classes at the site. Summer Quarter resumes Monday, July 8. Registration is now open to new prospective CAA students who are adults 18+ eager to pursue their education in areas which are of interest to him/her.

This Thursday, June 13 & Friday, June 14: CAA’s Annual Musical Theatre Production of The Wedding Party, San Jose City College Theatre Hall. Registration details forthcoming – suggested a donation of $15.

Here are this week’s practice details from Professor Katie:

CAA Musical Theatre Variety Show, “The Wedding Party” Dress Rehearsal and Show Dates for the CAA Graduate Musical Theatre 1 and 2 Students:

CAA Musical Theatre Variety Show, “The Wedding Party” Dress Rehearsal 1: Tuesday, June 11th from 3:00 pm-5:00 pm with a 2:30 pm call time at the San Jose City College Theatre 2100 Moorpark Ave, San Jose, CA 95128.

CAA Musical Theatre Variety Show, “The Wedding Party” Dress Rehearsal 2: Wednesday, June 12th from 3:00 pm-5:00 pm with a 2:30 pm call time at the San Jose City College Theatre 2100 Moorpark Ave, San Jose, CA 95128.

CAA Musical Theatre Variety Show, “The Wedding Party” Performance 1: Thursday, June 13th from 6:00 pm-9:00 pm with the call time at 6:00 pm and the show start time at 7:00 pm at the San Jose City College Theatre 2100 Moorpark Ave, San Jose, CA 95128.

CAA Musical Theatre Variety Show, “The Wedding Party” Performance 2: Friday, June 14th from 6:00 pm-9:00 pm with the call time at 6:00 pm and the show start time at 7:00 pm at the San Jose City College Theatre 2100 Moorpark Ave, San Jose, CA 95128.

This year’s Annual Musical Theatre Workshop Show is an amazing opportunity for the CAA Musical Theatre Classes to come together and perform a musical theatre workshop at a professional college theatre.

The two dress rehearsals will be an amazing opportunity for the two musical theatre classes to come together as a whole cast and do two dress rehearsals of the show prior to the two performances.

Summer Schedule is Now Out: Lots of New Course Offerings!!! Registration is now open for Currently Registered Students. Open enrollment for new prospective students begins today, Monday, June 10. 

* CAA’s Latest Blog: The Power of High Expectations – Professor Jay Torres’ gifts to the community. 

* Student Bio Sheet: Last Friday new CAA admin began passing out Student Bio Sheets. We will be creating a wall of student headshots/bios in our new space in Suite 270. Here is a soft copy of the Bio Sheet; also, the questions are below if you want to send your answers electronically to CAA parent volunteer: June Beck: june_beck@att.net to compile all Student Bios.Name:
Age:
Interests:
CAA Diplomas:
Artistic Contributions:
Aspirations:
What you would like the world to know about adults with disabilities:
Proudest CAA Moment:
Fun Fact:

* Golf Season 2019 is Here! – All Practices will be held at Santa Teresa Golf Club: Cost is $50 for golfers; do not have to be a registered CAA student to participate:

  • Saturday, June 15: 10 am-Noon, 9-hole short course

  • Saturday, June 29: 10 am-Noon, Driving Range/Putting Green Practice

  • Saturday, July 13: 10 am-Noon, 9-hole short course

  • Saturday, July 27: 10 am-Noon, Driving Range/Putting Green Practice

  • Saturday, August 10: 10 am-Noon, 9-hole short course

  • Saturday, August 24: 10 am-Noon, Driving Range/Putting Green Practice

  • Saturday, September 7: 10 am-Noon, 9-hole short course

  • Saturday, September 21: 10 am – Noon, Driving Range/Putting Green Practice
  • Thursday, September 26:  7th Annual CAA Golf Classic, 2 – 7:30 pm, Santa Teresa Golf Club

A Note From Professor Danie: As the weather gets warmer, please make sure your student drinks water to prevent dehydration.

If you are interested in donating to CAA, these are the items used most often around the site:  Dixie Cups, Dry erase markers, Wet wipes, Clorox wipes, Pencils, Pens, Dry erase markers

In 2019, CAA has now secured 52 new monthly recurring donors;48 to go by 10/10 at 10:10 pm. If you’d like to sign up to be a recurring donor and help Move the Mountain for special needs adults hungry to continue learning and becoming successful contributing citizens, you can sign up here. CAA will send you a super-fun prize in the mail to everyone who becomes a monthly recurring donor.  #CAA10YearsStrong #WeAreDifferentWeAreAble #WeAreSanJose #SuccessfulContributingCitizens #BestCollegeEver

Weekly Tours happen each Friday from 1-2 when school is in session. Please plan to schedule a Weekly Tour of the College each Friday school is in session to learn more about this lifelong, equitable collegiate model for special needs adults.

Looking Ahead on the CAA Calendar (Complete list on the Community Calendar of the CAA Website Homepage:
  • CAA Graduate Theatre Troupe Spring 2019 Show: Monday, June 3rd: City Lights Theater Company with the actors dress rehearsal from 1:00 pm-2:30 pm, the performance from 3:00 pm-3:30 pm and a reception in the City Lights Theater Company lobby from 3:30 pm-4:00 pm following the show.
  • Friday, August 9: Student Networking Lounge Night: Karaoke, + Parent Education Topic & Advisory Council Meeting, 7:15 – 9 pm
  • Thursday, October 10:  CAA 10 Year Celebration Gala, Saratoga Springs, 5 – 10:10 pm
  • Friday, November 1: Student Networking Lounge Night: Open Mic Night, + Parent Education Topic & Advisory Council Meeting, 7:15 – 9 pm

#CollegeofAdaptiveArts Mission Moment: 

The CAA Student Artists are tremendously grateful to the City of San Jose Office of Cultural Affairs for their grant to expand programs within the School of Art.
#WeAreDifferentWeAreAble
#BestCollegeEver
#CAA10YearsStrong
#TransformingPerception
Showcasing Student Artistic Creations: 
Here is a Jake, a CAA guitarist who performed last month at the DKG State Women’s Educator Leadership Conference in Burlingame to a standing ovation of over 400+ women educators.
 

This Week at CAA

 

  • Monday, June 10 – Sunday, July 7: CAA Intra-Quarter Break: No CAA classes happening at the site
  • Summer Quarter begins Monday, July 8. 
  • Thursday, June 13: CAA Musical Theatre The Wedding Party, 7 pm, San Jose City College Theatre
  • Friday, June 14: CAA Musical Theatre The Wedding Party, 7 pm, San Jose City College
  • Saturday, June 15: CAA Walking Team Weekly Meetup, 8:30am – 9:30am – email jas-mina@comcast.net for specific weekly location
  • Saturday, June 15: CAA Golf Team Practice, 10 – 12pm, Santa Teresa Golf Club, 9-hole short course
  • Saturday, June 15: San Francisco Ballet Workshop, 3-4pm,email janet@collegeofadaptivearts.org to register.