|The Los Angeles Unified School District is planning to send 70 theater teachers from the Los Angeles area to the fourth Stage Lighting Super Saturday 2009. This program is a year-long technical theater professional development training program for public-school theater teachers.
SLSS 2009 is open for all students and teachers. It takes place on Saturday, February 7, 2009 at West Adams Preparatory High School. Tuition is $175. An early bird discount of $50 off is available to those who register before January 1, 2009. Group rates are also being offered. Call 866-832-4390 for more information.
Over 20 manufacturers will exhibit their newest products and have technical experts to educate you. There will be 12 intensive sessions given by practicing technical theater professionals. The program is produced by Sonny Sonnenfeld and Scott C. Parker.
Sonny Sonnenfeld says, "the program is designed to educate beginners and new professionals who seek additional training. It will be 10 hours of hard work, fun, and a great learning experience." The tentative program includes inspiration, stage lighting 101, fixtures, color, consoles, moving lights, trouble shooting, paperwork, and other subjects.