Thursday, May 17, 9 a.m. – 11 a.m.

Center Stage: Mapping the Ecology of Dance in L.A.

The Wallis in Partnership with Los Angeles magazine presents

May 17



Join us for a dynamic discussion exploring the ecology of dance as it pertains to the recent surge in and success of local dance companies, dance education and the dance industry throughout greater Los Angeles. Meet established leaders and visionaries in the field across all mediums; gain insight into their pathways to success; explore and discuss the future of dance in Los Angeles through the lens of young, up-and-coming companies, and learn  from unique voices who have fostered the local and global dance community. Participating panelists include Debbie Allen, Nigel Lythgoe, Ben Johnson (LACAC), The Wallis’ Paul Crewes, Renae Williams Niles (Glorya Kaufman School of Dance, USC) , Theresa Farrell and more to come.
Complimentary breakfast sponsored by Porta Via.
Admission is free. Seat reservations are required. Two ticket limit per person.