Gaining Empathy Through The Arts

GRoW @ The Wallis is interested in both the artistic growth and the personal development of those we serve.  We are very proud to see students gain new skills and insights in the arts.  But […]

My Journey in the Theater

My Journey in the Theater By Michael Barajas Education Intern GRoW @ The Wallis I remember coming in on the first day. I was desperately trying to find the front entrance while I was attempting […]

Defining Quality in Our Work

I am fortunate to work in a performing arts center with a deep commitment to education and community engagement.  Throughout our season our two theaters are made available to showcase the work we do as […]

Jazz: Inviting The Next Generation

When I was a student at Overland Avenue Elementary School, the Hamilton High School jazz band came to perform in our school auditorium.  They played “In the Mood” and teased us with several “false endings” […]

Arts Now: Los Angeles County Arts Education Summit

On December 8, 2017 the California Alliance for Arts Education and the Los Angeles County Arts Education Collective came together to produce Arts Now: Los Angeles County Arts Education Summit. For the Alliance, this was part of […]