RALSD’s Artist’s Toolbox is an ongoing way for us to connect, not only with each other, but with artists of all types: from fine arts to performing arts to visual arts, and more. With the artist’s toolbox, we mean to present interviews with local San Diego artists and teachers, as well as highlight small businesses throughout the county. To learn more about the Artist’s Toolbox, visit: www.risingartsleadersofsandiego.org/artists-toolbox
Elizabeth Tobias, MA
Elizabeth Tobias, MA, is an Expressive Arts Therapist, Artist, Educator and Community Organizer. Elizabeth draws upon multiple art disciplines to create socially engaged immersive installations. As a facilitator and educator, she works with schools, museums and non-profits to create customized expressive arts programs, performances, workshops and events. Elizabeth currently serves on the steering committee of Rising Arts Leaders, San Diego as well as The Arts+Culture San Diego Community Advisory Council.
Wilfred is an Actor’s Equity member with an M.A. in Theatre Arts from San Diego State University and a B.A. in Theatre Performance: Acting and Musical Theatre. Wilfred is also a graduate of the Meisner and Chekhov Integrated Acting Studio (MCIT). Wilfred is the newly appointed Director of Learning & Artistic Programs for Scripps Theatre Arts. Additionally, Wilfred is a teaching artist for La Jolla Playhouse, Arts for Learning, Blindspot Collective, Diversionary Theatre, San Diego Junior Theatre, and Young Actors Theatre. Wilfred opened a private Performing Arts studio in North Park (San Diego), CA earlier this year, 2020.
5:00 | Welcome & Intros
5:10 | Elizabeth Tobias speaks (+ time for questions)
5:30 | Wilfred Paloma speaks (+ time for questions)
5:50 | Final questions & Wrap-Up