Yuba College offers a wide range of classes in the performing and visual arts to suit the needs of our students. Many of the performances and art openings are the end result of classes in either the Music, Theatre, Art, or Photography Department.
In the Music Department, for example, student performers may enroll in the Chamber Choir, the Community Chorus, the Young Persons’ Chorus, the Orchestra, the Jazz Ensemble, the Woodwind Ensemble or the Symphonic Band and receive credit for study, rehearsal and performance. In addition, the Music Department offers instruction in areas such as applied voice, piano, woodwind and brass, music theory, ear training and history.
The Theatre Department offers a four-semester sequence in Acting as well as classes in Technical Theatre, Film History and Theatre History. Theatre Workshop classes offer students the opportunity to receive credit for work done on College productions, including both acting and technical theatre.
The Art Department offers a variety of classes to serve students of all backgrounds and skill levels. We have classes in several studio hands-on technique as well as lecture courses in art history, studio classes include Drawing, Painting, Design, Color Theory Commercial Art, Photography, Digital Imaging, Sculpture and Ceramics. Our courses are transferable to the U.C. and State University Systems. We welcome art majors and non-majors alike. There is always something interesting here in the Art department at Yuba College. Stop by and see what we are doing!