SPRING THEATER CLASSES

Voice, Acting, Performance, Dungeons & Dragons
APRIL 18–MAY 28

SUMMER CAMP IS BACK!

Live-and-in-person! This Summer we have two three-week theater camp sessions waiting for you. Entering grades 3–7. Sign up early, spots are limited.

Session 1 June 21–July 9
The Musical: The Tale of Beauty and the Beast
The Play:
Big Bad (Wolf Trial)

Session 2 July 19– August 6
The Musical:
Little Red Riding Hood
The Play: Chaos in Fairy Tale Forest

Summer Camp is Back!

Join us this summer for two very unique PPP Summer Camp experiences live and in-person! We’re ready to be together, safely and thoughtfully creating theater art once again!
Entering grades 3–7

Session 1 June 21–July 9

The Musical: The Tale of Beauty and the Beast
A thrilling and humorous take on the classic tale of Beauty, the Beast, an eerie castle and enchanted furniture!
The Play: Big Bad (Wolf Trial)
The most notorious criminal in the fairy-tale world, Big Bad Wolf is being slapped with a class-action lawsuit by the countless quirky characters he has wronged. Does he deserve compassion instead of condemnation? Guilty or innocent? Your audience gets to decide!

Session 2 July 19–Aug.6

The Musical: Little Red Riding Hood
A Harvard-educated Wolf, a Karate expert Granny, a bored Little Red and a host of forest creatures will capture your heart in this fun adaptation of the classic tale.
The Play: Chaos in Fairy Tale Forest
A mixed-up fairy-tale parody with hysterical stage action builds to a crescendo until all suddenly goes black.

PPP THEATER EDUCATION

Beginning next week—SPRING CLASSES
April 18–May 28

Dance, Voice, Performance, Acting, D&D and Private Lessons. Sign up today!
View ALL available programs HERE.

DANCE

Stay tuned for details as we work on bringing live-and-in-person dance back to PPP.

Calling All TEENS!
Welcome to our Teen Program! We’re developing a pathway of theater production, performance and tech.
New classes, events and clubs specifically for our teens! Questions? Tap or click education@piedpiperplayers.org!


We greatly appreciate the support of
The San Mateo County Arts Commission.

The purpose of the San Mateo Arts Commission is very much in line with the core values of Pied Piper Players. They support arts events, programs, outreach, engagement or services that create social vitality in neighborhoods, K-12 schools and with underserved constituencies. They provide funds to assist arts organizations in building a strong presence in the community, growing audiences and expanding services and programs to the community and to children in grades K-12 and to educate and expose county residents to a wide range of artistic and cultural expression.

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WHO IS PIED PIPER PLAYERS?

Pied Piper Players is a family theater company dedicated to the promotion of confidence, community and excellence through the performing arts. We’re about learning new skills, sharing our gifts with others, providing others with production design and building services.

Theater Performance

Over the past 20 years, we have evolved from an organization focused on staging two musical productions annually, to a growing community with a home base and the capacity to offer a variety of theater-based programs year round. Voice, Acting, Dance, School Theater Arts Instruction and Enrichment Programs round out our performance-based history.

Heartfelt thanks goes to the original PPP Posse whose hard work and vision in 2001 gave us the base needed to become the award-winning family theater company PPP is today.

Theater Arts Education

PPP’s HQ at 1000 S Amphlett Blvd in San Mateo is home to Acting, Voice, Dance, and Tech Classes, Workshops, and Camps for participants interested in learning on stage and back stage skills. Our Dance Studio is often lit up with music and movement. PPP’s Theater Arts Education programs include Theater Arts Classes,  Teen Programs, Theater Camps and Summer Theater Conservatory.

School Theater Arts Instruction. We work in partnership with local schools, providing drama classes and theater productions.

Giving Back

Giving back to our community continues to play a significant role in realizing our company’s mission. Free After-School Drama delivers a unique theater experience directly to local underserved schools. MainStage Scholarships and the Free Ticket-Gifting and Free Transporation for Local Schools help us share the magic of live theater with our children and their families.

IN OTHER'S WORDS...

Pied Piper Players is an amazing community of caring, considerate children and adults and place where confidence blooms. My daughter has grown so much, not just as an actor or singer, but as a person. She has made wonderful friendships and has learned so much. It is the one place that she looks forward to going and doesn’t mind missing out on Girl Scouts, Birthday Parties, Slumber Parties, or Play Dates. I once asked her if she minded rehearsing all weekend long and her answer was, “Of course not. I wish I could go more.” Need I say more.

Melissa Gustavson

Incredible emotional growth in kids. Great to have good friends outside of school. Huge self-esteem boost. ‘Happy place’ for my kids, even though putting in a lot of hard work. They enjoyed and benefited from directions (and ‘molding’) from all the artistic staff! Grateful for this wonderful opportunity, relish watching the evolution!

Tessa Walters

THANK YOU!

Thanks to your support, PPP can continue to develop innovative programming, bringing the theater arts to homes near and far.
Online for now. Can’t wait to see you in person!

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