Animated Poems

Grades 9–12
Every Sun, Sep 8–Oct 27 | 1–4pm
$450 members | $525 non-members
Learning Center

Many of Walt Disney’s early films were animated adaptations of fairy tales or novels. When it came to producing his first animated feature-length film, Walt chose a favorite Grimm fairytale, Snow White, to bring to life. In this eight-week class, learn how to visually represent words and the meaning behind them as you create an animated adaptation of a different type of written work: a poem. Experiment with animation—following the process from storyboard to short film—as you discover unique ways to visually translate poems, and develop an appropriate stylistic design to create an immersive and emotionally expressive experience.

On-Sale Dates & Information

Tickets for Q3 2019 programs will be available as follows:

  • Walt’s Circle Donors: Purchase tickets beginning Friday, May 3 at noon by calling 415.345.6829 or emailing
  • Supporter and Friend-level members: Purchase tickets beginning Monday, May 6 at noon, by calling 415.345.6829 or emailing
  • All member levels: Purchase tickets online or at the Ticket Desk beginning Wednesday, May 8 at noon
  • Public (non-members): Remaining tickets available online or at the ticket desk beginning Friday, May 10 at noon

To receive priority access to purchase tickets, you may upgrade your membership. Membership dues and Walt's Circle donations may be paid as monthly installments or as a one-time annual payment. For more information, please call the Membership Department at 415.345.6810.

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