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Idyllwild Arts’ Mountain Campus Transformed by 22nd Annual Jazz in the Pines Festival

Blessed as always with plenty of shade from the tall trees, in summer temperatures twenty degrees cooler than in the valleys a short drive below, Idyllwild Arts’ mountain campus was transformed by an army of people into a weekend oasis for music-lovers. The 22nd annual Jazz in the Pines Festival had finally arrived leaving a pleasant taste in the mouth of everybody who took part.…

Waverly School Alumna Stars in Madama Buterfly
Waverly First Grader Veronica and Alumna Kelsey Boesche ’94 Star Together in an Upcoming Production of Madama Butterfly

Waverly first grader Veronica and alumna Kelsey Boesche (a Waverly first grader in 1994!) star together in an upcoming production of Madama Butterfly on September…

St. Francis High School Welcomes a New Class of Golden Knights

Tomaz Quiroz pics01 PNG Tomás Quiroz ’19 is an incoming freshman to St. Francis this fall. He has been a ballet dancer since he was 2 years old and this past summer he was accepted into the Joffrey Ballet’s Summer Intensive in Chicago. Last year he attended the Kirov…

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Pasadena Symphony and Pops CEO Joins Gooden School Board of Trustees

The Gooden School board of trustees today announced the appointment of Pasadena Symphony & POPS Chief Executive Officer Lora Unger to its board. The Gooden…

Ribet Academy Celebrates Their Artists

Ribet Academy 7-22-2015 pics01 Cherry Rui and Daniela Gonzales, two Ribet students, have spent the year taking part in the Ryman Art Program. This exclusive program takes place at the Otis Art Institute. One of the oldest art schools in California. Cherry and Daniela were two out of one…

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St. Francis High School Arts Presents “A Chorus Line”

St. Francis High School Arts presents “A Chorus Line.” Music by Marvin Hamlisch, Lyrics by Edward Kleban, from the book by James Kirkwood, Jr. and…

Pasadena Waldorf School High School Visual & Performing Art Show Showcases Wide Array of Coursework

Pasadena Waldorf School 6-26-2015 pics01 On June 4, 2015, a full house of students, teachers, parents, and community members attended the annual, multimedia, interdisciplinary 2015 Visual & Performing Art Show presented by the Pasadena Waldorf School High School students. With every student participating, the show featured a wide variety of…

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Clairbourn School’s First Graders Featured in Mates of State Staring Contest Music Video

“Based on a true story of our daughter June’s intro to her class. Kids are allowed to bring in a book to read to the…

Pasadena Educational Foundation: Calling All Young Musicians

PEF 6-18-2015 pics01 Calling all young musicians. Summer is here and it’s a great time to start practicing with your band for our second annual PEF Battle of the Bands this September 20. Even if you are just putting your band together… register and save a spot. Pasadena…

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The Arts at Weizmann Day School

Middle school student Gabi walks with his dad glancing at one side of the art boards while a 1st/4th grade parent admires oil pastel wildlife drawings done by the 2nd grade class. Weizmann Day School’s annual Art Show (Wednesday, 6/10) was once again a phenomenal spectacle – the Social Hall filled with multi-media art work created by the students in grades K-8.  Renowned local artisan and more than 20-year teaching veteran, Ellen Dinerman, guides the students in her role as the school’s Art/Garden Specialist.  A private Art Show preview (to support the school’s endowment fund campaign) was held Tuesday evening.…

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