Salon Series

funding provided by Friends of SCPA

Monica Bill Barnes

Monica Bill Barnes is a Performer, Choreographer, and the Artistic Director of her own Dance Company! Join Department Chair Annette Barcelona and fellow dance department instructor, Jessica Curiel as they welcome Monica and discuss her journey in the World of Dance!

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Jon Talton is an accomplished author, journalist, and more!  Join Artistic Director Richard Trujillo as he interviews Jon and learns about his life and journey in the worlds of journalism and publishing!

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J. Elaine Marcos

J. Elaine Marcos has had an extensive and successful career on stage and screen by finding and using her unique self.  Join Department Chair, Roxane Carrasco as she talks with J. Elaine about her life in the performing arts, finding her way through the audition process, and diversity in casting.

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Jon Talton

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Friends of SCPA (FOSCPA), a charitable nonprofit organization, is the "Foundation" that supports arts as well as academics for all students at the San Diego School of Creative and Performing Arts.

The San Diego School of Creative and Performing Arts is an audition-only dedicated arts magnet school in San DiegoCA.

SDSCPA is a tuition-free, Title 1 public school for grades 6 - 12 in the San Diego Unified School District. 

All students living in San Diego County interested in attending are welcome to audition.

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