Fine, Performing and Communication Arts 2023 Spring Open Classes

Welcome to Fresno City College’s vibrant Fine, Performing, and Communication Arts Division!

We are pleased to offer the following in-person classes for the Spring 2023 semester. Join us to create, dance, sing, act, and so much more.  You belong here!

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Course Instructor Subject Number
Beginning Sculpture Caleb Duarte Art 11
Crafts Workshop Marla Sweitzer Art 12
Beginning Watercolor Kevin Stewart-Magee Art 13
Beginning Printmaking Nicholas Spohrer Art 14
Ceramic Sculpture Hiromi Iyoda Art 15
Digital Art Ricardo Rivera Art 52
Beginning Painting Peter Janzen, Susan Bolles-Parmentier, and Kevin Stewart-Magee Art 9


Course Instructor Subject Number
Speech and Debate Eric Fletcher, Dan Scott, Tom Boroujeni Comm 26
Fundamentals of Oral Interpretation Staff Comm 12/Theatre Arts 12


Course Instructor Subject Number
Beginning and Intermediate Modern Dance Kara Bithell Dance 10A/B
Beginning and Intermediate Ballet Monica Petrucci Dance 12A/B
Beginning Tap David Bonetto Dance 16
Beginning and Intermediate Modern Dance Composition Cristal Tiscareno Dance 20A/20B
Hip Hop AJ Lacuesta Dance 8
Dance for Fitness Kara Bithell Dance 9


Course Instructor Subject Number
Digital Filmmaking Steven Chin Film 5
Screenwriting Erven (Chuck) Milton Film 7


Course Instructor Subject Number
The Rampage Dr. Kathleen Schock Journalism 11
Multimedia Reporting Cheryl Gardner Journalism 14
Newswriting Tony Losongco Journalism 3


playing instrument
Course Instructor Subject Number
World Music John Martin Music 15
Beginning Piano Astghik (Star) Gevorkyan Music 20
Beginning Voice Roger Bergman, Melissa Wolfmann, and Hanna York Music 24/25
Beginning Guitar Dr. John (Kevin) Cooper and Robert Myers Music 27
College Choir Dr. Jennifer Heder Music 30
City Singers Dr. Jennifer Heder Music 35
Concert Band Elisha Wilson Music 40
Opera Melissa Wolfmann Music 39
Jazz Band Paul Lucckesi Music 41
Latin Jazz Ensemble George Ramirez Music 54
Orchestra Elisha Wilson Music 76
Audio Engineering Christopher Brady Music 8

Theatre Arts

Course Instructor Subject Number
New Wrinkles David Bonetto and Terry Esterbrook Theatre 346/347
Costume Crafts Richard Fine TA 35
Fundamentals of Oral Interpretation Staff Theatre Arts 12/Comm 12
Beginning Acting Janine Christl Theatre Arts 41
Beginning Acting for Majors Erven (Chuck) Milton Theatre Arts 42
Voice for the Actor Janine Christl Theatre Arts 46

Audition for the following productions!

  • LoveSick, Fall 22, Directed by Leslie Martin
  • The Play That Goes Wrong, Spring 22, Directed by James Knudsen
  • The Brothers Grimm Spectaculathon, Spring 22, Directed by Janine Christl


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