Activities Calendar

All events in LL Theatre except where noted. For the full events calendar, see 2017-18 Performing Arts Events Calendar



2017 - 2018 PAF board meetings

Sept 11          Feb 12
Oct 2             March 5
Nov 6             April 9
Dec 11           May 14
Jan 8             June 4

All meetings are at 5:30pm in the Conference Room.











Performing Arts Stickers
$5 each, available for purchase at concerts and plays throughout the school year

Las Lomas High School PTSA
Links

2017-18 Performing Arts Events Calendar

Patron Membership Form

LLPAF Donations Form

PAF Board Roster

PAF Reimbursement Request Form

PAF Cash Verification Form

Performing Arts Foundation Bylaws

School Loop Login

Las Lomas High School Website

AUHSD Website

WCEF

Voices in the Arts:  Perspectives on the Importance of the Arts in Education (pdf by The College Board)

Why Study Music?

Welcome to Incoming Students and Parents

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Las Lomas High School 1460 South Main Street, Walnut Creek, CA  94596  (925) 280-3920
Board Members
2017-18

Stacey Hinton
President

Paige Vazquez
Vice President

Dinah Sales
Secretary

Linda Slider
Treasurer

Ellizabeth Tao
Publicity Chair

Kathryn Bear
Instrumental Liaison

Pia Jara
Choral Music Liaison

Mistie Glass
Barbara Snoderly
Theatre Arts Liaison

Jackie Matsumura
Patron Donation

Lisa Canter
Music Events Comm.

Elizabeth Murray
Fundraising





Board Meetings

1st Monday of the Month at 5:30pm in Career Center Conference Room unless otherwise stated.




Performing Arts Foundation


Spirit Wear Store is Now Open!  Performing Arts spirit t-shirts for Choir, Music, and Theater will be available to order and purchase online from May 10 until noon of next Friday, May 18, so don't delay! T-shirts hot off the press will be delivered to classrooms no later than June 4.

Browse the new store HERE

T-shirts and hoodies will also be available for purchase in August, during Knights registration day.

Go Knights!

The Las Lomas Performing Arts Foundation supports our outstanding music, choral, and theatre arts programs through the volunteer efforts of our Board and donations from parents, friends and local corporations. Our teachers and Board members work together to assist our departments with event publicity, performances, receptions, trip planning, and fundraising. Donations are used to enhance student learning by hiring coaches, updating equipment, providing instruments, student scholarships, and recognizing and awarding students for outstanding musical and theatrical achievements.

Become a Patron Donor of the Las Lomas Performing Arts by making a donation. Each Donor Level will be recognized and receive benefits below:

Bronze Patron: $30 - This is the recommended donation for all students engaged in LL Performing Arts. In recognition for your contribution, your name will be listed in PAF programs.

Silver Patron: $60 - In recognition for your contribution, your name will be listed in programs.

Gold Patron: $100 - In recognition for your contribution, your name will be listed in programs and enjoy Advanced Seating at music and drama performances at the LL Theatre.

Platinum Patron: $250 - In recognition for your contribution, your name will be listed in programs, enjoy Advanced Seating at music and drama performances at the LL Theatre, and receive (2) free tickets for Opening Night at the Fall Play.

Diamond Patron: $500 - In recognition for your contribution, your name will be listed in programs, enjoy Advanced Seating at music and drama performances at the LL Theatre, and receive (2) free tickets for Opening Night at the Spring Play, and your name added to the LLPAF plaque in the theatre lobby.

Double Diamond Patron: $1000 - In recognition for your contribution, your name will be listed in programs, enjoy Advanced Seating at music and drama performances at the LL Theatre, and receive (2) free tickets for Opening Night at BOTH the Fall Play and Spring Play, and your name added to the LLPAF plague in the theatre lobby. You may also appreciate Reserved Parking in front of the theatre.

Knight's Circle Patron: $2500+ - In recognition for your contribution, your name will be listed in programs, enjoy Advanced Seating at music and drama performances at the LL Theatre, and receive (2) free ticket for Opening Week at BOTH the Fall and Spring Play, and your name added to the LLPAF plague in the theatre lobby. You may also appreciate Reserved Parking in front of the theatre.

We also accept online cash donation.




PAF Mission Statement
The mission of the Las Lomas Performing Arts Foundation (LLPAF) is to enable and support the highest quality education and experience in the performing arts at Las Lomas High School and to foster an enhanced appreciation of these arts in the school and local community.

The LAS LOMAS PERFORMING ARTS FOUNDATION supports our outstanding music and theatre arts programs through the volunteer efforts of our Board and donations from parents and friends like you. Board members assist the music and drama departments with event publicity, staffing performances, receptions, trip planning and fundraising. Donations are used to enhance student learning by hiring professional coaches, recognizing and awarding students for their outstanding musical and theatrical achievements, and much more.

PAF Accomplishments
For 2017-18, PAF fis proud of the following accomplishments to support and enhance the music and drama programs:
  • Hosted the first “Taste of the Arts” fundraiser highlighting student talent.
  • Invested in new portable Chorale Risers with safety railings, updated chorale performance outfits, and funded a piano accompanist for the Choral program
  • Commissioned Julie Giroux to create an 8 minute piece, written specifically for LLHS Band, to be premiered at the University of the Pacific.
  • Replaced stagecraft tools and sound equipment for the theater.
  • Purchased new cellos for orchestra and tom drums & snare drums for pep band.
  • Paid for instrumental and choral festival fees. Festivals give our students the opportunity to showcase their talents and perform with their peers from other schools. Many of our participating groups and individual students received awards and commendations for outstanding performances. Choral students received their first Unanimous Superior since 1999!
  • Provided transportation for our Jazz Band to attend the Reno Festival.
  • Increased scholarship fund for students to attend the Oregon Shakespeare Festival.
  • Paid fees for Instrumental Music students to audition for County and State honor ensembles.
  • Supported both “A Piece of My Heart” fall play and Shakespeare’s “Twelfth Night” spring show by providing meals during rehearsals and volunteers for lobby operations.
  • Funded Instrumental, Choral Music and Drama coaches and clinicians to enrich the students’ classroom education experience.
  • Funded musical instrument repair and piano tuning.
  • Provided support for all Instrumental Music and Choral concerts, including program printing, lobby support and post-concert receptions at Las Lomas High School.
  • Funded student achievement awards for all three of our Performing Arts departments.
  • Consulted with and supported the LLHS staff and students as they plan for the 2018-2019 academic year, with the goal of growing and continuing to improve the Performing Arts programs and providing our students with even more opportunities to develop their talents.

For a complete list of 2017-18 PAF accomplishments, click here.

Donate your Car, Truck, Boat, RV or Motorcycle – Running or Not!! Tax Deductible!
Las Lomas Performing Arts Foundation has teamed up with Car Donations Services, Inc. to provide you with the easiest way possible to donate your vehicle whether it is running or not!

Car Donations Services has been helping local charities since 1990 and will take care of every aspect of your car donation, allowing you peace of mind that the transaction will be completed efficiently and properly.

CDS uses multiple methods to sell the vehicles, so your vehicle will sell for more which means more money for us and a larger tax deduction for you!

CDS is a licensed Commercial Fundraiser as recognized by the California State Attorney General's Registry of Charitable Trusts. Visit them online at www.cardonationservices.com or call 1-888-6TO-GIVE (1-888-686-4483) or Click on the donation heart!

For more information contact Car Donation Services at 1-888-686-4483 or click here to donate directly.
Get rid of that unneeded vehicle and receive a tax deduction! It’s easy! Be sure to designate Las Lomas Performing Arts Foundation as your charity of choice.

Support PAF When You Shop at AmazonSmile
AmazonSmile is a charitable-giving program created by Amazon.com. AmazonSmile is a simple and automatic way for you to support LLPAF every time you shop, at no cost to you. When you shop at AmazonSmile, you’ll find the exact same low prices, vast selection and convenient shopping experience as Amazon.com, with the added bonus that Amazon will donate 0.5% of all qualifying purchases made by a buyer on Amazon.com to LLPAF.

In order for LLPAF to receive the 0.5% donation, you need to access Amazon.com through LLPAF's AmazonSmile webpage or click on the AmazonSmile Logo.