[VIDEO] Arts for All Celebrates Arts Education in LA County, Charts Course for Future

Mon, 02/24/2014 - 9:05am

Photo: arts for all eventArts education in Los Angeles County was celebrated last month on the lot of Paramount Pictures in the Paramount Theatre.

Student performances and artwork were the main attraction alongside comments from LA County Supervisor Zev Yaroslavsky, Los Angeles County Arts Commission Executive Director Laura Zucker, Arts for All Director Denise Grande, and Jennifer Lynch, Director-Corporate Social Responsibility, Paramount Pictures.

Leadership from Rosemead and Lancaster School Districts were featured for their districts’ commitment to arts education. Pictured: drama students from Sante Fe High School in the Whittier Union High School District kick off the program in a flash mob style excerpt from William Shakespeare's MacBeth.

Congratulations to Arts for All and the Los Angeles County Arts Commission for its legacy of fostering arts education growth and investment in more than half the school districts in Los Angeles!

Photo credit: Gennia Cui.