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   Do what you love. 

               Love what you do.


                  Since 2001, ARTS IN MOTION (formerly Rubios Performing Arts) has been giving San Diego students unique opportunities to learn and practice the performing arts. Founded by Chris Rubio, a veteran performer and former rehearsal director of the off-Broadway production STOMP, Arts in Motion offers instruction in dance, music and theater and is home to CREW, a percussion movement performance group, and ARMS WIDE OPEN.


                   ARMS WIDE OPEN is a non-profit organization offering performance arts opportunities to children and adults with special needs. Feel free to stop by and take a tour our facilities! Check out our 2016-2017 Class Schedule or our website at


   Tuition and Registration

CREW performances prices start at $750.00 for one show, $850.00 for 2 shows and $950.00 for 3 shows.



(619) 579-6197



237 East Main Street
El Cajon, CA 92020



M-Th 2:00pm–7:00pm

Sat   9:00am-3:00pm   

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Studio Holidays



Winter break

Spring break

Memorial Day

Independence Day

October 31st Closed

November 25th - December 1st
Classes will resume on Monday, December 2nd, 2019

December 22nd - January 5th
Classes will resume on Monday, January 6th, 2020

April 5th - April 12th
Classes will resume on Monday, April 13th, 2020

May 22nd - May 25th
Classes will resume on Tuesday, May 26th, 2020

June 29th - July 5th
Classes will resume on Monday, July 6th, 2020

Closing dates will be posted on the bulletin as they occur.

Important Dates

Recital T-Shirts go on Sale in May

Congratulatory Ads are due by July 15th

Business Ads are due by July 15th

Recital Tickets go on sale June 1st, 2020

Picture day: July 13th - July 24th at the Studio

Dress Rehearsal Date: July 24th, 2020
Recital: July 25th, 2020