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August 13, 1988
Lawrence J. Kaplan of Covina has been elected president of the Los Angeles County Board of Education. Ruth Bloom of Marina Del Rey has been chosen vice president of the 7-member board. They were elected by their fellow board members. Members of the board are appointed by the county Board of Supervisors and serve 4-year terms.
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NEWS
August 4, 1988
Lawrence J. Kaplan of Covina has been elected president of the Los Angeles County Board of Education. Ruth Bloom of Marina Del Rey has been chosen vice president of the 7-member board. Members of the board are appointed by the County Board of Supervisors and serve 4-year terms.
NEWS
August 4, 1988
Lawrence J. Kaplan of Covina has been elected president of the Los Angeles County Board of Education. Ruth Bloom of Marina Del Rey has been chosen vice president of the 7-member board. Members of the board are appointed by the County Board of Supervisors and serve 4-year terms.
NEWS
March 17, 1994 | LISA RICHARDSON
Auditions are being scheduled for students in grades 9 to 11 who want to enroll this fall in the Los Angeles County High School for the Arts. Visual arts portfolio screenings and performance auditions in dance, theater, vocal and instrumental music will be held at 9 a.m. at Cal State Los Angeles on April 17. Arts High School, operated by the Los Angeles County Office of Education, is a tuition-free, comprehensive public school.
ENTERTAINMENT
March 23, 1994
A performance by Luciano Pavarotti will be the main feature of "A Tribute to Henry Mancini--A 70th Birthday Party," April 19 at UCLA's Pauley Pavilion. Julie Andrews, Quincy Jones, Dudley Moore, John Williams and Andy Williams also will be part of the program honoring the composer. A highlights film of Mancini's career, produced by Jack Haley Jr., will also be shown.
NEWS
February 27, 1992
Amy Janel Carter, 17, who attends La Canada High School, and Gregory Jefferson, 15, of Pasadena, a student at Los Angeles County High School for the Arts, are among 12 students who will compete for scholarships at the Music Center Spotlight Awards. Amy will compete in ballet and Gregory in classical instrumental music. Finalists were selected from 400 high school students who applied for the awards. Other categories are modern dance, opera, pop/musical theater vocal and jazz instrumental music.
OPINION
December 6, 2003
Re "Fandom of the Opera," Nov. 29: For those opera fans who can't afford the airfare to Europe there is a home-grown alternative that shouldn't be missed. The Full Circle Opera Project, a program of the Los Angeles County High School for the Arts, has performed "Tales of Hoffman," "Beggar's Opera" and "Alcina," among others. The program director was house mezzo-soprano at the Music Center with L.A. Opera for seven years. Performing Arts magazine said, "The passion of these young performers leapt across the footlights and grabbed the audience by the throat" (August 2000)
NEWS
November 20, 1993 | From a Times Staff Writer
Los Angeles County Board of Education member Barbara Pieper was appointed by Gov. Pete Wilson on Friday as director of the California Arts Council. Pieper, a former mayor of La Canada Flintridge who was defeated by Bill Hoge in a hotly contested race for an Assembly seat in 1992, will replace Joanne Kozberg, who was recently named secretary of state and consumer services.
NEWS
March 20, 1994
Auditions are being scheduled for students in grades 9 to 11 who want to enroll this fall in the Los Angeles County High School for the Arts. Visual arts portfolio screenings and auditions in dance, theater, vocal and instrumental music will be held at 9 a.m. at Cal State Los Angeles on April 17. Students at Arts High School, which is tuition-free, also take a full range of academic courses and may participate in the school's college-credit program.
NEWS
August 4, 1988
Lawrence J. Kaplan of Covina has been elected president of the Los Angeles County Board of Education. Ruth Bloom of Marina del Rey has been chosen vice president of the 7-member board. Members of the board are appointed by the County Board of Supervisors and serve 4-year terms.
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