Performing Arts Connection: Spring Break for Middle Schoolers

A week-long program in which middle schoolers explore their creativity through music, dance and theater.

Registration is open! Please contact Imani Sims with questions at / (415) 551-6294.

Fill your spring break with music, dance and theater! Discover and explore new art forms, hone current skills and inspire fresh creativity with students from all over the Bay Area.

Middle schoolers work with local artists and specialists from San Francisco Opera, San Francisco Ballet and American Conservatory Theater in partnership with the Boys & Girls Club of San Francisco Don Fisher Clubhouse to craft original works and produce a showcase for their families and the community. Find your crew–join the Performing Arts Connection (PAC) today!

Who It's For

Students in grades 6, 7 and 8. Students of all backgrounds and abilities welcome, no prior experience necessary.


Monday–Friday, March 25–29, 2019
10am–4pm daily


Wilsey Center for Opera
Veterans Building, Fourth Floor
401 Van Ness Ave.
San Francisco, CA 94102


Application fee: $10
Tuition: $0-$290 for the week
Scholarships available, no student turned away for lack of funds.
Lunch provided daily. 

Community Showcase

Friday, March 29, 2019 at 6pm
Free and open to the community.

PAC 2018 Highlights

PAC 2017 Highlights

PAC 2016 Highlights

The 2018 program is a collaboration between San Francisco Opera, San Francisco Ballet and A.C.T. in partnership with the Boys and Girls Clubs of San Francisco Don Fisher Clubhouse.

Each day, a wholesome lunch will be provided.

Younger and older siblings are invited to join the programming at the Boys & Girls Club Don Fisher Clubhouse during the week of spring break. Plentiful classes and day-care are available for younger siblings during the hours of 8am–6pm. More information here.

If you have questions about the Performing Arts Connection, please contact Imani Sims at 415-551-6294 or