Tag Archives: Sitka Fine Arts Camp

Right, left brains meet at Sitka Arts & Science Fest

Where do art and science intersect? Anna Weitelmann's notes on water quality illustrate an obvious answer.The Sitka Fine Arts Camp, along with the Sitka Sound Science Center and the Island Institute, hosted the first ever Arts & Science Festival, straddling the right/left brain divide.

Whitmore Hall gets a facelift

1_whitmore-sb-940x470The Sitka Fine Arts Camp is restoring the facade of the Whitmore building this fall. Crew Leader Larry Jackson is joined by interns with the Historic Restoration program. Downloadable audio.

SFAC students to perform “Guys and Dolls” this weekend

musical-theater-camp-alaska-_dsc6670-1000x500_cSFAC student performances of "Guys and Dolls" will be held at the Sitka Performing Arts Center on July 22, 7PM, July 23, 2PM and 7PM. Downloadable audio

Pokemon swarm Sitka streets

617af198-e461-4fc8-8d40-51456a6939d6Pokemon GO is based on an incredibly popular Japanese franchise. There are video games and trading cards, TV shows and toys. And now, there’s a game for smart phones that’s taking the world - and Sitka - by storm. Downloadable audio

Sitka Arts and Science Festival kicks off next week

kayakThe Sitka Arts & Science Festival begins next week, on July 16, and festival manager Anna Lee Hirschi joined us in the studio to discuss the program. Downloadable audio

Campers prep for final performances

627eea12-2713-4a74-979e-9b5725328f94Sitka Fine Arts Camp's high school camp is wrapping up as students prepare for their final performance.

Middle school campers stage final performances

sitka-fine-arts-camp-alaskadsc_1235Roger Schmidt, director of Sitka Fine Arts Camp (SFAC) and faculty member Dan Lendzian preview upcoming performances by middle school campers who have been at the camp since June 12th. Downloadable audio.

Sitka Fine Arts Camp begins summer programming

The Sitka Fine Arts Camp is offers numerous programs for students from around the country. Photo provided by SFAC.The Sitka Fine Arts Camp has begun their summer programming! Executive Director Rodger Schmidt joined us in the studio to talk about this summer's shows and special programs. Downloadable audio

Young performers find depth in ‘A Night of One Acts’

Addie Poulson (l.) and Esther Burdick appear in YPT's 2015 performance of 'Peter Pan.' (SFAC photo)The Young Performers Theater at the Sitka Fine Arts Camp will stage four one-act plays 7 PM Friday, April 28, and Saturday, April 29, at 2 PM and 7 PM at the Odess Theater. Downloadable audio.

Love Canon marries bluegrass with 80’s music

DSC_9617-876x470Love Canon, a five-member "super-80s bluegrass hits machine" from Charlottesville, North Carolina, will be performing 7 p.m. Saturday, March 12 at the Odess Theater. Downloadable audio.