Salim Razawi With Castro ValleySALIM RAZAWI is thrilled to return to CVDAA. As an actor he was last seen in Altarena Playhouse's production of Book of Liz and touring the bay area in the world premiere of Rickshaw Girl with Bay Area Children's Theatre. In addition to BACT, Salim has performed with TheatreWorks, Broadway By the Bay, Pacific Coast Repertory Theatre, Berkeley Playhouse, Golden Thread Productions, Tri-Valley REP, Tabard Theatre, Livermore Shakespeare Festival, and SF Shakespeare Festival.When not on stage Salim is a director, teaching artist, and stage manager for multiple theatre companies throughout the bay area. The last show he directed was Mulan Jr with Pleasanton Summer Drama Camps and is currently Directing Bugsy Malone at Town Hall Theatre Company. He can also be seen on a featured TEDx Talk.
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CVDAA exists to encourage artistic theatrical expression by young people. With that in mind, we have sponsored many student directed and produced pieces. We . . .

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Michael Lushington, President,
Castro Valley Dramatic Arts Academy

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Castro Valley Dramatic Arts Academy is an equal opportunity institution with respect to both education and employment. CVDAA does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, or handicap in admission, or access to, or employment in, its programs and activities as required by federal (Title VI, Title IX, Section 504) and state laws and regulations.


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What your donation to CVDAA can do:

  • $500 provides full tuition for our fall and spring scholarship students
  • $200 pays script photocopying costs
  • $100 pays for sets and costumes for one production
  • $1000 pays for one summer teaching position
  • $2500 pays for space rental for one class

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