Banafsheh Sayyad and Erin Schon (dance); Sheryl Carlin and Mike Mahaney
(music/voice); Gail Shapiro (theater); Richard Brandt, Dee Farnsworth,
Lynda Angelica N. Reyes, Ann Marie K. Smith and Cindy Vargas (visual
art); and Rhoydon Shishido (visual art and animation).
Participants are being trained by the Music Center Education Division
to teach workshops and serve as artists-in-residence at local schools.
The artists, their specialties and credentials will be published in a
arts education resource directory and distributed to schools later this
The training program is funded by a grant received by the California
Arts Council to implement a series of arts education demonstration
The commission is a branch of the Parks, Recreation and Community
For more information, call 548-2780.