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Current Asawa SOTA Theatre Students - Have a GREAT Summer...But Don’t Forget:

• DO YOUR SUMMER READING! Click Here for the Summer Reading Assignment
• WORK ON YOUR SUMMER SCENES AND MEMORIZE YOUR LINES! Click Here for the Summer Scenes Assignment
• WORK ON YOUR "WHAT I DID THIS SUMMER" PAPER! Click Here for the Summer Vacation Writing Assignment

Goodbye and Good Luck to the Asawa SOTA Theatre Class of 2015!


Calling all Theatre and Tech Department current Students, Families, Alumni and Friends! Join us for an afternoon of food, fun and performances as we kick off the 2015-2016 School Year!

Saturday, October 3, 2015 2-4pm
Please come whether you can bring something or not!

Ruth Asawa San Francisco School of the Arts Athletic Field
555 Portola Drive, San Francisco, CA 94131 

CLICK HERE to Sign-up for the Potluck!


Congratulations to the FIFTEEN Asawa Theatre Department students who are this summers California Governor’s State Arts Scholars who were accepted to the 29th California State Summer School of the Arts (CSSSA) 4 week session (July 11 to August 7) in Southern California:  Matthew Avery (’16), Isis Castillo (’16), Edith Castorena (’16), Maeve Dellert (’18), Isaac Edejer (’17), Max Gunkel (’17), Isabel Hansen (18), Sara Heckadon (’17), Allene Hegberg (’17), Maximilion Itsikson (’18), Veronika Kramer (’18),  Jamie Leung (’17), Schuyler Poh (’17), Bay Tamboury (’18), Casey Valentine (’18). 


Aya Cash (Theatre ’00) was a guest star on CBS’ “THE GOOD WIFE” (Season 6, Episode 21: “Don’t Fail”) on Sunday, May 3, 2015. Aya played nervous newbie Defense Attorney Amber Audrey. Watch the episode here:…/35FDB267-E3A…/the-good-wife-don-t-fail/

Kevin Bigley (Theatre ’05) was a guest star on the Season Finale of CBS’ “THE GOOD WIFE” (Season 6, Episode 22: “Wanna Partner”) on Sunday, May 10, 2015. Kevin played Officer Chris Tannerman. 
Watch the episode here:

Theatre Department Staff
1990 - Present   Phillip Rayher, Director
1982 - 1989   Lewis Campbell, Director