By September 30, 2016 Read More →

PerformingView – World Premier and More!

By Kaye Osborn and ViewCrew Staff

October has arrived and with its arrival there are many shows to see around our region. So many shows are in rehearsal and ready for enthusiastic audiences. Consider supporting your local high schools. During fall, the high schools produce dramatic offerings. We are so fortunate to live in our county. So much talent and so much is offered. Here is what is happening in our neck of the woods!

Gallo Center for the Arts
The Legend of Sleepy Hollow by Central West Ballet
Friday, Oct. 7 and Saturday, Oct. 8- 7 PM
Recommended for ages 10 and up!
I saw it last year! It is fantastic!

The Sleeping Beauty
Oct. 9- 2 PM Recommended for children in grades K-5

Dinosaur Zoo
Monday, Oct. 17- 6:30 PM

The Capitol Steps
Wednesday, Oct. 16- 7:30 PM

Prospect Theater Project
Picnic – October 1 & 2- closing weekend
Don’t miss this! I saw it on their opening weekend! Great cast, directing and set!

Center Stage Conservatory
Gidion’s Knot
October 1- 8 PM the last show!
Recommended for ages 13 and up.

The Legend of Sleepy Hollow
Stanislaus Union School District presented by students in grades K-8
Sunday, October 24- 11 AM and 2 PM
Prescott Junior High School

LightBox Theatre Company is starting its second season with “The Super Cilantro Girl,” a world premiere production based on the works of U.S. Poet Laureate Juan Felipe Herrera. “The Super Cilantro Girl” is an original script written by Dr. Arnold Anthony Schmidt, a professor of English at Stanislaus State. The Loft Theater at Carnegie Arts Center
250 N. Broadway, Turlock
Oct. 14 & 21 at 7 p.m. Oct. 15 & 22 at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. Oct. 16 & 23 1 at 2 p.m.
Oct. 19 at 2 p.m. Ticket Prices: $12 Gen, $10 C.A.C. Members $8 Youth/Students with ID

Modesto High
See the critically acclaimed “Rumors” by Neil Simon on the big stage at Mo-High
Shows are on Oct 6 & 8 at 7:30 and Tix are $5 for students and $8 for general.
Modesto High Auditorium

Davis High
Enjoy the 1950’s version of the 12th Night featuring Grammy-winning performers playing Mambo selections. This will be a FREE show presented in the Davis High Activity Court. Shows October 14 & 15 at 7 pm



About the Author:

Kaye Osborn retired from Lakewood School in 2009. She taught Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing children for 34 years. Kaye continues directing the Lakewood Youth Theater and teaching the Lakewood Sign Club. She teaches American Sign Language at Modesto Junior College as well as a two-week Young Writers Camp held every summer at CSUS. Kaye is the Parliamentarian of the McHenry Museum docents. She loves giving school tours at the museum. Kaye is also involved in Delta Gamma Kappa, Epislon Nu. She is passionate about exercise and life. Her dream when she retired was to work out more everyday. You can find her morning, noon and night taking classes, teaching Zumba or playing disc golf. Her husband Jerry (of 39 years), also a retired educator, enjoys cooking gourmet meals, riding his bike or playing disc golf. On a weekly basis, Kaye and Jerry enjoy volunteering in their daughter’s kindergarten class in North Highlands. Being grandparents to a bubbly, adorable little boy named Glen, who was seven in March and to a sweet, lovable almost 4-year-old Charlotte, is the BEST! Kaye adores her family: Amanda, her husband Nate, Glen and Charlotte live in Fair Oaks and Megan, an 8th grade math teacher, her husband Art, and their dogs live in Modesto. Kaye is a recipient of numerous teaching awards including 2015 Outstanding Woman of the Year, Stanislaus Arts Council Excellence in Arts Education, Stanislaus County Teacher of the Year, Rotary Club Elementary Teacher of the Year and the Girl Scouts World of the Arts Excellence Award.