2007 Festival

The Los Angeles-area children will have an opportunity to share their artistic gifts with each other and the public on Saturday & Sunday, September 29 & 30, 2007 at Hollenbeck Park. The Third Annual LA Children's Festival in Partnership with 35th annual "Feria De Los Ninos" celebration Promotes Diversity and Self-Esteem in Children. Admission is Free.

415 S. St. Louis Street Los Angeles, 90033

2007 LA Children's Festival Program

Saturday, Sep 29th, 2007

12:45 - 1:00 PM: Kipp: LA Prep Middle School Concert Band
1:00 - 1:30 PM: Grace Dancing Studio
1:30 - 2:30 PM: Special Guest

STANDING TALL COMEDY KIDS AND TEENS
is managed by Marshack/Zachary Entertainment, directed and
produced byJoey Paul Jensen, C.S.A. Casting Director for
popular Disney TV shows such as "That's so Raven",
"Phil of the Future", "Even Stevens", "W.I.T.C.H", "Boarding School",
and "Cory in the House", along with the upcoming "Bratz" movie,
plus numerous voiceover/commercial/promo campaigns, and
Created by Colette Craan.

Special hosts:
Andrea Edwards from "That's So Raven" and
Chris Dewey of "Even Stevens"

Performers:
Josh Moore (Stand-Up)
McKenna Barron (Stand-Up)
Marissa Heart (Contortion)
Dalton O'Dell (Stand-Up)
Alexis Isbell (Stand-Up)
Jaime Nakamura (Karate)
Michelle Labret (Stand-Up)
Quinton Lopez (Stand-Up)
Briana Tyson (Stand-Up)
Drake Kemper (Stand-Up)
BreAnna Wittman (Stand-Up)
Jaime Nakamura (Stand-Up)
Amber Solberg (Singing)
Jaysha Patel (Stand-Up)
David Gore (Stand-Up)
2:30 - 3:00 PM Peter Chen and friend's Fun Improv
3:00 - 3:30 PM Sacred Heart High School Latin Dance & Folklorico
3:30 - 3:45 PM Penelope Puppets
3:45 - 3:50 PM Gateway Child Development Center
3:50 - 4:20 PM Sacred Heart High School
4:20 - 5:00 PM Remo Drum Circle by Mike Demenno
5:00 - 6:00 PM Grupo Folklorico Cristal
6:00- 6:30 PM Taller de Danza Xqtzqutzalli

Sunday, Sep 30th, 2007

1:30 PM Kybele Dance Theater group
1:45 - 2:15 PM Pasadena Suzuki Music Program
2:15 - 2:30 PM Peter Chen fun improv acting show
2:30 - 3:00 PM Logan J/Kids in Mix
3:00 - 4:00 PM Standing Tall Comedy Kids and Teens

STANDING TALL COMEDY KIDS AND TEENS
is a talented group of young people who create and perform
their own original comedic material. These young performers
have traveled to Los Angeles from throughout the United States
to perform their comedy routines at the LA Improv.

Special host: Darryl Sabara from "Spy Kids"

Performers:
Lili Ishida (Stand-Up)
Michael Monken (Stand-Up)
Kaylin Wittmeyer (Stand-Up)
David Burrus (Stand-Up)
Ashley Derrico (Singing)
Alyssa Derrico (Singing)
Joey Luthman (Stand-Up)
Dallas McKinney (Stand-Up)
Kyline Stephens (Singing)
Brynn Chamblee (Stand-Up)
Shelby Carper (Singing)
Wyatt Carper (Stand-Up)
Catey Rudoy (Stand-Up)
Anthony Scott (Stand-Up)
Stephanie Ferrel (Singing)
Miranda May (Stand-Up)
4:00 - 4:15 PM Dancing Tehani
4:15 - 5:15 PM Grupo Folklorico Cristal
5:15 - 5:45 PM Happy Concert Band

Special thanks to Sandra Fonseca, VoluntEARS from Disney,
Joey Paul Jensen, Colette Craan, Daniel Safford, Lidia Bravo,
Esmy Ortiz, Grace Ge, Peter Chen, Lidia Bravo, Penelope Torribio,
Jennifer Tehani Sarreal, Mike Demenno, Crystal Calvillo,
Ana Maria Chavelas, Seda Aybay, June Manners, Elisa Stern,
Douglas Autrey, Joyce Nishimuro,
City of LA Department of Recreation and Parks,
Committee members of Feria De Los Ninos,

Sponsored by the Hope Institute of Music,
LA Children's Festival is designed to bring together young children
of diverse backgrounds from around the city of Los Angeles to share
their musical and artistic abilities, building confidence and providing
the children with an opportunity to perform publicly.

Send us your comments of the festival to
info@HopeinstituteofMusic.com.
First 5 emails will have their comments displayed on our website and
will receive one brand new Microsoft computer game!

This festival is supported in part, by a grant from
the City of LA, Department of Cultural Affairs.