Wednesday, October 19, 2011

Win Tickets or Gift Certificates from Local Arts Organizations

We have great news. Arts Action 21 has expanded its October giveaway. First of all, the Mountain View Center for the Performing Arts (MVCPA) has increased the value of their prize vouchers to $100. Each of the two vouchers are valid for two tickets at MVCPA valued up to $100.

The Community School of Music and Arts (CSMA) has joined in the giveaway by offering two gift certificates valued at $75 each and good for classes or camps at CMSA. And the School of Arts and Culture @MHP has contributed two gift certificates good for classes valued at $50 each.

To enter our random drawing for these fantastic prizes, join our Facebook page during the month of October 2011! Since not everyone has a Facebook account, Arts Action 21 is also providing an alternative way of entering the drawing. Simply leave your name and e-mail address on the form below.

So, that's it. You now have six chances to win a great prize from Arts Action 21 and our community supporters.

Limit one entry per person. You may enter the drawing by "liking" our Facebook page, or by completing the online entry form. Contest ends at midnight 10/31/2011. Each winner will be notified, and must be able to pick up his/her prize at MVCPA, CSMA or the School of Arts & Culture @MHP in Mountain View or San Jose, California. Unclaimed prizes will be returned for a drawing among the remaining eligible entries.

Arts Action 21 is dedicated to partnering with local arts organizations in Silicon Valley. If you would like promote your organization, or would like to sponsor a giveaway, please contact us at the e-mail address listed in the sidebar.

Sunday, October 9, 2011

Join us for our upcoming events on October 16 and October 23!

Multicultural Perspectives: A Showcase of Ethnic Dance and Music
Traditional disciplines and contemporary interpretations will be featured in this array of cultural offerings.  The featured performing groups will include the Abhinaya Dance Company of San Jose, the Firebird Youth Chinese Orchestra, Los Lupenos de San Jose and the Marimo-Kai Koto Ensemble.
Sunday, October 16, 2:00 pm
Mountain View Center for the Performing Arts, SecondStage
500 Castro Street, Mountain View, CA
Free admission.  Donations accepted.

Exploring Artistic Heritage: A Piano and Chamber Music Concert
Pianist Patricia Cheng (in collaboration with French hornist Armando Castellano, violinist Po-Wei Lai and moderator Hector Armienta) will present a concert of works by Bach, Beethoven and Brahms, illuminating the role of the past in the creative process.
1st performance:
Sunday, October 16, 7:30 pm
Mountain View Center for the Performing Arts, SecondStage
500 Castro Street, Mountain View, CA
$10 suggested donation.

2nd performance:
Sunday, October 23, 2:00 pm
School of Arts & Culture @MHP
1700 Alum Rock Avenue, San Jose, CA
$10 suggested donation.