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September 21, 1993 | DIANE HAITHMAN, TIMES STAFF WRITER
After two years of turmoil, the Music Center of Los Angeles County named the head of a prominent East Coast performing arts theater as its new president Monday. Shelton G. Stanfill, president and chief executive officer of Wolf Trap Foundation for the Performing Arts, was unanimously approved by the center board after a nationwide search and review of 151 candidates. Stanfill is expected to assume the $190,000-a-year post before the end of the year.
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January 6, 1996 | DIANE HAITHMAN, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Shelton Stanfill, president of the Music Center of Los Angeles County, has resigned to become president of the Woodruff Arts Center in Atlanta, where he also will be involved in cultural programs associated with the 1996 Olympic Games, it was announced Friday. Stanfill, 54, will step down in late March. In his new post, he will oversee the Woodruff center's Alliance Theatre Company, the Atlanta College of Art, the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra and the High Museum of Art.
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January 6, 1996 | DIANE HAITHMAN, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Shelton Stanfill, president of the Music Center of Los Angeles County, has resigned to become president of the Woodruff Arts Center in Atlanta, where he also will be involved in cultural programs associated with the 1996 Olympic Games, it was announced Friday. Stanfill, 54, will step down in late March. In his new post, he will oversee the Woodruff center's Alliance Theatre Company, the Atlanta College of Art, the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra and the High Museum of Art.
ENTERTAINMENT
October 31, 1993 | DIANE HAITHMAN, Diane Haithman is a Times staff writer.
So what's with the little g ? That's the first thing people usually ask about when they approach Shelton g. Stanfill, the next president of the Los Angeles Music Center. Stanfill, a pleasantly professorial sort who is about to leave his post as president and chief executive officer of the Wolf Trap Foundation for the Performing Arts, is more than happy to answer queries about his name. In fact, that's why he's maintained the small g since he was about 20 years old.
ENTERTAINMENT
October 31, 1993 | DIANE HAITHMAN, Diane Haithman is a Times staff writer.
So what's with the little g ? That's the first thing people usually ask about when they approach Shelton g. Stanfill, the next president of the Los Angeles Music Center. Stanfill, a pleasantly professorial sort who is about to leave his post as president and chief executive officer of the Wolf Trap Foundation for the Performing Arts, is more than happy to answer queries about his name. In fact, that's why he's maintained the small g since he was about 20 years old.
ENTERTAINMENT
January 18, 1994
"Can the Arts Help to Heal Los Angeles?"--a luncheon and panel discussion sponsored by the Music Center's Club 100 and Town Hall of Los Angeles--will be held Jan. 27 in the Grand Hall of the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion. The 11:30 a.m. panel will include L.A. County Supervisor Yvonne Brathwaite Burke, City Councilman Joel Wachs, L.A. Cultural Affairs Department grants director Roelle Hseih Louie, L.A. County Music and Performing Arts Commission President Eunice David, Cal Arts President Steven D.
NEWS
January 23, 2003 | Mike Boehm, Times Staff Writer
Leaders of the Orange County Performing Arts Center are mulling large-scale borrowing, in the form of a bond issue, as a way to ensure completion of a $200-million concert hall in time for its scheduled opening in the fall of 2006. Fund-raising has been stalled at about $100 million for more than a year, but center President Jerry E. Mandel said Tuesday that borrowing should not be seen as a desperation move in the face of a down economy.
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May 19, 1995 | BRIDGET BYRNE, SPECIAL TO THE TIMES
Five highly individual artistic demeanors were on display Wednesday at lunchtime as the recipients of Distinguished Artists Awards made their thank-yous to Club 100 of the Music Center. They didn't dance, sing, conduct, write a play or stage a sitcom.
NEWS
June 30, 1994 | MARY LOU LOPER, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Felisa Vanoff quoted Martha Graham, calling the dancers "Acrobats of the Gods." With that, the band took its cue and the dancers of the Joffrey Ballet--who had just been thrown dozens of bouquets onstage at the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion--tripped down the magnificent staircase of the Grand Hall to greet a black-tie dinner audience that loved them. There was yet another standing ovation.
ENTERTAINMENT
January 8, 1999 | DIANE HAITHMAN, TIMES STAFF WRITER
After three years of interim leadership, the Music Center of Los Angeles County on Thursday named as its new president Joanne Corday Kozberg, who served as state Secretary of State and Consumer Affairs under former Gov. Pete Wilson. She assumes the post in mid-February. Kozberg, 54, who left the state post in August, served from 1991 to 1993 as executive director of the California Arts Council and was the council's chairwoman from 1989 to 1991.
NEWS
September 21, 1993 | DIANE HAITHMAN, TIMES STAFF WRITER
After two years of turmoil, the Music Center of Los Angeles County named the head of a prominent East Coast performing arts theater as its new president Monday. Shelton G. Stanfill, president and chief executive officer of Wolf Trap Foundation for the Performing Arts, was unanimously approved by the center board after a nationwide search and review of 151 candidates. Stanfill is expected to assume the $190,000-a-year post before the end of the year.
ENTERTAINMENT
June 22, 1995 | DIANE HAITHMAN, TIMES STAFF WRITER
While the Los Angeles County budget proposal unveiled Monday recommends $1.2 billion in cuts that could result in the loss of more than 18,000 jobs--as well as possible closures of County USC-Medical Center, public libraries, parks and pools--it appears that county arts funding will not bear much of the loss.
NEWS
February 24, 1994 | LIBBY SLATE, SPECIAL TO THE TIMES
"Wasn't this a beautiful day?" producer-director Garry Marshall asked the several hundred teachers, school principals, education administrators and others who had just finished a pasta buffet in the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion's Grand Hall. "There were no quakes, no riots, no fires. It's a great day in Los Angeles." It was also a pretty good day for Los Angeles-area teachers, 69 of whom were recognized Tuesday as nominees for the 12th annual BRAVO Awards.
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