On Jan. 23, The UC Theatre hosted its first sound workshop for our Youth Advisory Board (YAB) and Concert Career Pathways interns who are interested in learning more about live sound engineering.
I have an ingrained passion for live events. As a child in Mexico I used to live inside my families dance hall, surrounded by the energy and constant excitement of parties and shows. Over the years my interests shifted to film and theater. While studying film and digital media at UC Santa Cruz, I felt […]
I initially became interested in The UC Theatre when I heard about their Youth Advisory Board program, which I thought was an incredibly unique thing for a concert venue of that size to offer. Having just graduated from college with a Bachelor’s of Music, I was looking for something to do that was related to […]
As temperatures have started dropping, concert-goers have found themselves asking the age-old question: What do you do with your jacket when you’re busy rocking out at a show?
An intern in The UC Theatre’s Concert Career Pathways program, Marquis Pippins, 20, has always had a love for concerts and all things related to music.
When Bobby joined the Youth Advisory Board back in January 2016, he never would have thought that he would be working the Green Day show as Floor Staff or setting up the stage in his role as a stagehand for one of his favorite music artists, Nicolas Jaar.
This weekend Lukas Nelson & Promise of the Real along with Poor Man’s Whiskey, Corinne West and host Wavy Gravy will be performing a benefit concert for the SEVA Foundation. We had a chance to talk with Aaron Simon, Communications Director and Tamara Klamner, Event Producer of SEVA Foundation about the mission behind this incredible nonprofit and […]
Kristina Kamphuis joined The UC Theatre’s Youth Advisory Board in February 2016 hoping to learn new skills and explore career opportunities in something she was passionate about — music. Through her participation, she not only helped shape the design of the Concert Career Pathways program and joined our floor staff, but was also introduced to […]
After weeks of completing shadow shifts in The UC Theatre’s many departments, our Concert Career Pathways interns have been placed in their respective roles and started shifts as bona fide theatre staff. Observing front of house operations, participating in marketing shifts and taking part in various other jobs allowed the interns to dip their feet […]
This past August, The UC Theatre (UCT) officially launched its Concert Career Pathways Program, a combination of workshops series and paid internships for young people ages 17 to 25. Our first cohort consists of 16 young people from diverse backgrounds around the Bay Area, all whom have a deep passion to learn the technical, creative, […]