Pearl Jam: Home and Away Exhibition Closing Party
FRIDAY, APRIL 14, 2023
Want to relive your favorite Pearl Jam stories in front of the posters and instruments that take you straight back to your favorite live shows? Then say goodbye with fellow music connoisseurs and superfans at our exhibition closing party on Friday, April 14. Don’t miss your last chance to see this incredible collection in one place.
Educator Preview for Hidden Worlds: The Films of LAIKA
THURSDAY, MAY 11, 2023
Our Educator Previews include a tour of the exhibit, discussion with our Curators, an overview of connected learning content, and time to ask questions. For this preview, we will explore Hidden Worlds: The Films of LAIKA with MoPOP Curator Amalia Kozloff.
Little Things, Big Stories: Stop Motion Animation
THURSDAY, MAY 18, 2023
Session A: 9:30am–12:30pm
Session B: 1:30pm–4:30pm
Discover what it takes to make treasured films like James and the Giant Peach, Coraline, Box Trolls, and more come to life in this workshop exploring stop motion animation. We’ll create our own story, learn the techniques of stop motion, and put our skills to the test by working together to make a stop motion scene from scratch.
TEACHER PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT
Dreaming, Creating, Completing: The Stages of Stop Motion Animation
SATURDAY, MAY 20, 2023
Work with LAIKA's Art Department Production Manager and Production Designer to simply and clearly open the door to stop motion animation. Participants will learn the fundamentals of production design for story, character development, and basic stop motion animation shooting. This hands-on workshop is made to be adaptable to classrooms and share a variety of creative and technical career opportunities for students.
Rock ‘n’ Rolling! Camp
JULY 17–21, 2023
Become a rock star with Seattle Children’s Theatre (SCT) and MoPOP. Learn acting skills, songwriting techniques, and more to bring your music to life. With instruction from SCT and MoPOP teaching artists, we’ll explore acting for the camera, develop skills to express character on film, learn the art and history of music videos, and write and film our own parody music videos on location at Seattle Center!
This event is now sold out.
Fantasy STEAM Explorers Camp
JULY 31–AUGUST 4, 2023
If you can imagine it, you can create it at MoPOP’s fantasy STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art, and math) camp. The best fantasy starts with scientific reality and adds a pinch of imagination to create something magical and new! Each day of camp, we’ll create, collaborate, and explore science and engineering that is so amazing it may as well be magic. Then, we’ll turn our new knowledge into inspiration, bringing imagination to life through art.
This event is now sold out.
Drag-tastic: The Art of Drag Camp
JULY 24–28 & AUGUST 7–11, 2023
Calling all current and future kings and queens! Explore self-expression in MoPOP’s drag-tastic summer camp! Led by Seattle performer Joshua Hancock, you’ll investigate drag history and work together with local artists to create your own personas. You’ll choose your name, explore hair and makeup techniques, and develop your character’s stage presence. At the end of the week, celebrate your new drag personas with a private showcase!
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