2017/18 GRoW at a Glance

GRoW @ The Wallis is the umbrella for our robust mix of education and outreach activities and programs at The Wallis.  Thanks to a generous gift from Gregory Annenberg Weingarten and Regina Weingarten, our campus […]

What does it mean to be a Teaching Artist?

The Wallis was pleased to join with The Actors Fund to host a symposium – “The Creative Classroom:  An Arts Education Symposium for the Entertainment and Performing Arts Community” – August 4, 2018 in our Lovelace […]

Mark Slavkin profile in Voyage LA Magazine

I was pleased to share my personal story of my career path to The Wallis with our friends at Voyage LA.  Here’s the piece they shared on their website. – Mark Slavkin, Director of Education

Wallis Helps Launch Arts in Education Week

The Wallis was honored to be selected by Americans for the Arts to help launch National Arts in Education Week September 9-15, 2018.  Our Lovelace Studio Theater was the site for several presentations and a […]

Artists with Disabilities Belong on Broadway

More than inclusion, we believe artists with disabilities need to feel they truly belong at The Wallis.  We try to affirm this value in our key partnerships.  The Wallis is very proud to serve as […]

Using Theater to Prevent Senior Scams

This piece was contributed by Adrienne Omansky from the Stop Senior Scams acting program, one of our Community Partners at The Wallis. On March 7, 2018 I testified in Washington, DC before the United States […]

Summer Support

The Los Angeles County Arts Commission Internship Program has placed two valued student workers at The Wallis: Ashley Busenlener in Marketing & Communications and Adrian Gomez in the Education Department. Ashley and Adrian sat down […]

Cultivating Allies for Arts Education

This week we are hosting a musical theater intensive with our friends from Broadway Dreams. The week will culminate in a showcase performance in our Goldsmith Theater. While I know the show will be fantastic, […]

Veterans Return to The Wallis to Share Their Stories

On June 28 & 29, 2018 GRoW @ The Wallis will present performances by Veterans Empowerment Theatre (VET) in partnership with CRE Outreach, a local nonprofit dedicated to transforming lives through the power of creative […]

The Miracle Project: Playing It Forward

GRoW @ The Wallis is very proud to provide an artistic home for The Miracle Project, a performing arts program for young people with autism and all abilities.  On May 30, 2018 we presented highlights […]