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Hands-On History

Pecha Kucha

On March 5 and April 9, Fuse Theatre and the San Mateo County History Museum will present Pecha Kucha workshops. Through Pecha Kucha, participants will be able to share and discuss thoughts on immigration related the museum’s exhibit, Land of Opportunity: The Immigrant Experience in San Mateo County.

During the workshops at the museum, adults will learn about the Pecha Kucha style of presentation that uses 20 slides, each exactly 20 seconds long. The presentations developed by the participants will be based on stories from Land of Opportunity: The Immigrant Experience in San Mateo County and/or personal stories and experiences. “Pecha Kucha is a unique style of presentation that forces presenters to be very organized and convey a message or concept in a concise format,” said Stacey Ardelean, Founder of Fuse Theatre.

On March 5 from 1-4 p.m., Pecha Kucha Basics will explore the creative process and generate ideas through a gallery tour. Participants will learn the basics of the Pecha Kucha presentation style, using PowerPoint to create presentations.

On April 9 from 1-4 p.m., participants in Pecha Kucha and Beyond will continue to work on their presentations and practice with coaching. Selected Pecha Kucha programs from the workshops will be presented at a public event on April 21 at 7 p.m. at the museum.

Participants with their own laptop or tablet are encouraged to bring them to the workshop.

Fuse Theatre

Fuse Theatre collaborates with community organizations to create theatrical experiences that respect and celebrate social awareness and a spirit of community.

Hands-On History

A series of hands-on workshops for adults held in the San Mateo County History Museum.
Details
Date:
Saturday, March 5, 2016
Saturday, April 9, 2016
Time:
1- 4 p.m.
Location:
History Museum, Atkinson Meeting Room
Cost:
Each workshop is $15 for members and $20 for non-members. For those who sign-up for both workshops, the total cost is $25 for members and $35 for non-members. Price includes admission
Registration:
Click here
to register. Participants must register at least 1 week prior to program date; space is limited.
Flyer
Click here for event flyer.
High School Pecha Kucha
Click here for information on the high school version of the Pecha Kucha workshops.
Contact Us
For more information, call 650.299.0104 or email us.