Gallo Center Youth Academy

Gallo Center Youth Academy

Gallo Center Youth Academy is an afterschool musical theater program for students in grades 1-8. Through a unique ten week semester, students receive both practical training and curriculum based performing arts teaching as they develop their individual craft alongside an ensemble of their peers. Each semester culminates in a musical theater production presented in the Foster Family Theater. Gallo Center Youth Academy is a partnership of Gallo Center for the Arts and Stanislaus County Office of Education.

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U.S. Bank is dedicated to supporting communities through responsive and humbled actions focused on addressing racial and economic inequities and creating lasting change in our communities. Through their Community Possible Grant Program, U.S. Bank is partnering with organizations, like the Gallo Center for the Arts, that focus on economic and workforce advancement, safe and affordable housing and communities connected through arts and culture. GCYA is a current recipient of a Community Possible Grant.

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This activity is supported in part by the California Arts Council, a state agency. Learn more at

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Arts Education Department
Maya Patten, Arts Education Programs Coordinator
(209) 338-5020
FAX: (209) 338-5006

Monday – Friday, 9:00 am – 5:00 pm