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OHLONE Theatre Festival
Festival Dates: March 15 -18, 2018


Hunter’s cell: 626/695-4230
Mizrahi’s cell: 818/419-8939

Embassy Suites Milpitas - Silicon Valley
901 E. Calaveras Boulevard, Milpitas, CA 95035
Phone: 408 876 3012

Please take some time to completely read the following. It contains important information about the trip to Ohlone College in Fremont, CA, March 16-19, 2017.

    • DAY ONE, THURSDAY, MARCH 16: Students should eat breakfast before boarding the bus in front of the school at 9:00 AM.

All Students should bring enough money to cover: 4 LUNCHES & 1 DINNER & BRING SNACKS FOR THE BUS RIDE. If you have any financial concerns, please see Mrs. Hunter.

    • The trip is approximately 6 ½ hours. During this time, the bus (SHOFUR) will make several stops to allow the students to stretch and eat lunch. Students will need to bring money for this day’s lunch. The bus does have a restroom and DVD monitors.


    • We should arrive at the Embassy Suites Milpitas, 901 E. Calaveras Blvd, Milpitas, CA 95035 around 5:00 PM. The phone number at the hotel is 408/942-0400. At that time the students will get settled.  There is a complimentary evening reception from 5:30 -7:30 pm with drinks and light snacks. We will head out for dinner at the Great Mall, 447, Great Mall Drive, Milpitas, around 6:00 pm.

The Mall has several eateries and the students will be allowed to select what they would like for their dinner.  Students will need to bring money for this dinner. We will return to the hotel around 8:30 pm. From 8:30-9:00 PM we will have a spot check rehearsal for those who need it in the Breakfast Room.  All students will be in their OWN rooms by 10:00 PM!! No Swimming!

    • DAY 2, FRIDAY, MARCH 17: Students eat breakfast at the hotel. Breakfast is served until 9:00 AM. Board bus for Ohlone College at 10:00 AM.  (See Attached for schedule of Ohlone’s days’ events). Students will need to bring money for lunch. The first day of competition will end at 5:00 PM. We will return to the hotel.  At 6:30 PM we will head to the Sweet Tomatoes Buffet (ala Souplantation) for dinner, compliments of FAN. Return to the hotel. For those who need it, we will rehearse from 8:30-9:30 PM in the Breakfast Room. All students will be in their OWN rooms by 10:00 PM. No Swimming!


    • DAY 3, SATURDAY, MARCH 18: Students eat breakfast at the hotel (breakfast starts at 6:30 am). Board bus for Ohlone College at 7:30 am. Round 2 starts at 9:00 AM.  The FINAL COMPETITION ROUND starts at 1:00 PM. Students will need to bring money for lunch. Presentation of Awards to winners from 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Take bus to Bronco Billy’s Pizza Palace, dinner compliments of FAN. Bus to Broadway West Theatre to see Stephen Metcalf’s comedy, “Loves and Hours” at 8:00 PM. Return to the hotel by 10:00 PM. All Students in OWN Room by 11:00 PM!! No Swimming!


    • DAY 4, SUNDAY, MARCH 19: Students eat breakfast at hotel. Board bus for LA at 9:00 AM. Stop during the trip back to LA for breaks and lunch.  Back at LACHSA round 4:00 PM. PARENTS, PLEASE BE AT LACHSA NO LATER THAN 3:30 PM TO PICK UP YOUR CHILD!!(Hunter’s Cell: 626/695-4230)


    • This is a LACHSA field trip. All LACHSA RULES APPLY. NO alcohol, smoking, drugs, sexual misconduct. YOU KNOW WHAT IS WRONG! DO NOT DO IT!
    • Be courteous and respectful of all staff and other guests at the hotel; the Ohlone staff and other competitors; and our bus driver.
    • You are representing LACHSA. We want to come every year so your actions will have a profound effect on any future filed trips of this kind.
    • Chaperones: Mr. Mizrahi, Mr. Gressman, Mr. Armstrong, Ms. Tuffet, Ms. Tanner, Mrs. Hunter. Each room has three beds /three per room—boys and girls in separate rooms.

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