Arts & Music

Chalk For Peace
John Aaron, Creative Director; chalk4peace@gmail.com

City Parks & Recreation Department www.ojairec.com
510 Park Road
(805) 646-5581

Flutes Across the World www.flutesacrosstheworld.org
John Zeretzke

Joanie Chiarodit
Art Teacher / Art Therapist . Has taught art in private schools, The Art Center, & individually in Ojai and SB
joaniechiarodit@yahoo.com
(805)646-0916

Ojai Art Center Theater – www.ojaiact.org/
Gail Jones, OACT Secretary
113 South Montgomery Street
(805) 646-0117 or 640-6472

Ojai Songwriters Anonymous
Smitty West, Founder; smitty@smittywest.com
667 S. Rice Road
798-2409

Ojai Youth Symphony – www.ojaiyouthsymphony.org/
Andy Radford, Director; andyradford2009@gmail.com and Amy Hagen Director; amyhagen2009@gmail.com
(805) 649-8086

Skoolu Productions/PeachTree Theater
Demitri Corbin; demitri@pinkminute.com
(805) 640-5199

Performances To Grow On (Storytelling Festival) www.ptgo.org
Brian Bemel, Artistic Director;  bbemel@sbcglobal.net
201 Park Road
646-8907

Starlight Dance Academy –  www.ojaistarlightdance.com
(805) 646-3732

Ojai Youth Entertainers Studio www.ojaiyes.org/
(805) 646-4300
Offers performing arts classes for  children, youth, and adults.  Interest free payment plans and scholarships are available to those who qualify.

Robert Gluckson, M.A. www.zippedytheclown.com
robert@zippedytheclown.com; (949) 295 2045
Classes and workshops in Cartooning, Puppetry, Maskmaking, and “Art Games for Student Success.”

Mike’s Technical Services – www.mtsaudio.com
(805) 798-1292 Live audio specialist

Ruben Salinas – (805) 535 5641
latinsax14@gmail.com; freelance musician, wind instrument performer, saxophone, clarinet, flute, keys

Acting Lessons

Demitri Corbin (Skoolu Productions/PeachTree Theater) at demitri@pinkminute.com;
(805) 640-5199

Kim Maxwell Studio – www.kimmaxwellstudio.com/
(805) 207-7470

Krista Kim – Ojai Youth Entertainers Studio (OYES) www.ojaiyes.org
Artistic Director (805) 646-4300
OYES specializes in theatre, muic & dance.

Music Instruction

 

Summer Youth Arts & Music Programs

Ripples (Ojai Valley Youth Foundation) www.ovyf.org
Anthony Garrett and Nicole Haggard, Program Facilitators
Physical Address
1401 Maricopa Highway
Room C7 off the teacher parking lot at Nordhoff High School
(805) 640-9555

Ripples offers a wide variety of events for youth 12-18 years of age, which has included tango lessons, culinary experiences, tours of the Disney Animation Studio and the Santa Barbara Museum of Art, live theater performances, as well as improv and visual arts workshops.