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MEETING DATE: June 17, 2021

Past President Betty Miller
MEETING CALLED TO ORDER: Past President Betty Miller

GUESTS OF ROTARIANS: Erika Weber, Avery Nelson (St. Joe's Rodeo Queen Candidate), Mark Booher (PCPA)
Ryan Swack: continues to successfully recuperate at home. Please volunteer on the "Meal Train" if possible, to help out the family. Kate Ferguson has all the details if you would like to participate
Rotary Step Down Party: has now been re-scheduled to August 14. It will still be held at the Testa residence from 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM. The cost is $65 per person. A signup clipboard will continue to be circulated at each Rotary meeting.
SM Police Council Golf Tournament and Comedy Night: Santa Maria Country Club will host the event on Saturday August 13. Tickets are going fast and sponsorships are still available.
Econ Alliance Golf Tournament: is happening on August 23. If you would like to participate, contact Laurie Tamura for more details.
Boys & Girls Club Golf Tournament: will be held on July 26. Berto Rodriguez has all the details if you would like to sign up.
Jason Stillwell: Bragged on Lee Carroll's great programs. $20
Jim Bray: Bragged on his and Denise's 35th wedding anniversary. $35
Mike Gibson: Bragged on David LeRoy for helping him buy two (2) new cars. $50
David LeRoy: Matched Mike's brag and also bragged on his wife's recent birthday, and Testa's Catering. $50 + $50
Mark Jackson: Complimented Mike Gibson's buying habits. (It seems Mark might get the car insurance)
Mark Jackson: Bragged on a recent trip to east Texas to visit his sisters and Mom. $50
Tim Seifert: Bragged on daughter Dr. Rachael Seifert who recently completed her PhD and graduated and is working in the field of family therapy. $50

 President Miller asked everyone who was wearing a Rotary pin to please stand. Those who didn't stand were instantly brought up to their maximum annual fine limit.
Mark Booher
Mark gave us a recap of how PCPA and the actors and crew all dealt with the Covid shutdown.

MARK BOOHER - Artistic Director/Associate Dean

PCPA (since 1999): Director of over 25 productions including: Peter Pan, Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike, Beauty and the Beast (two times), The Whipping Man, The Penelopiad, The San Patricios (world premiere), Clybourne Park, The Wizard of Oz, A Christmas Carol, The 39 Steps, The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe, Ragtime, Godspell, The Importance of Being Earnest, Picasso at the Lapin Agile, Guys and Dolls, Hamlet, Someone Who’ll Watch Over Me, world premieres of A Servant of Two Masters, A Flea in Her Ear, Invierno, and The San Patricios, and numerous InterPlay readings. Fight Director for over 40 productions. Actor: The Crucible, Richard III, All My Sons, Macbeth, A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Light Up the Sky, The Winter’s Tale

Other Theatres: Director: Geva Theatre Center, California Shakespeare Festival, American Conservatory Theater - MFA program, CSU Fresno and others. Actor: American Conservatory Theater, Oregon Shakespeare Festival, San Jose Stage Company, Sacramento Theatre Company and others. Panelist: for Theatre Communications Group’s National Conference, Fall Forum and Fox Foundation Fellowships. Awards: Santa Barbara Independent “Indy” awards for direction of Ragtime and The San Patricios.

Training: BA, CSU Sacramento; MFA, UC Irving

Member, Stage Directors and Choreographers Society
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