Los Angeles Ballet G...

Sofia Carson, Bruno Tonioli, Nigel Lythgoe among dance-lovers at Los Angeles Ballet Gala   If there’s one thing guests at the April 21 Los Angeles Ballet Gala could agree on, it’s the importance of ballet — not just for all types of serious dancers, but also for the cultural life...

Los Angeles Ballet G...

  Los Angeles Ballet Gala Includes Dance, Fashion, Music and Horses       The event: The Los Angeles Ballet’s annual gala previewed “Sechs Tanze” (Six Dances), choreographed by Jiri Kylian and set to the music of Mozart. The piece was part of the ballet company’s...

Los Angeles Ballet G...

Paula Abdul, Jane Seymour, Lori Milken Honored at Los Angeles Ballet Gala     Paula Abdul, Jane Seymour and Lori Milken were honored at the Los Angeles Ballet Gala Apr. 12 at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel. To read my story in the “All the Rage” section of the Los Angeles...

April Los Angeles So...

  Highlights of the April Los Angeles Social Calendar  Honors for Wallis Annenberg, Duets for Breast Cancer, a SuperStar-Studded Spring Break, The MOCA Gala, Seth Rogen’s House Party and Much More        Apr. 9 – The Colleagues “Spring Luncheon” is a glamorous...

Los Angeles Ballet B...

Artistic Directors Colleen Neary and Thordal Christensen Kick Off Los Angeles Ballet Balanchine Festival and Rubies Gala   Artistic directors Colleen Neary and Thordal Christensen kicked off the upcoming Los Angeles Ballet Balanchine Festival and Rubies Gala Mar. 3 with a private party...

Los Angeles Ballet Swan Lake Preview

  Ballet Aficionados Invited to Tea, Tour and “Swan Lake” Dress Rehearsal     In anticipation of this month’s production of “Swan Lake” by the Los Angeles Ballet,  Leslie Kavanaugh and Susan Rothenberg invited dance afficionados to an afternoon tea, a tour of LAB’s Brentwood facility  and a preview of the ballet.  Choreographed by LAB’s artistic directors Colleen Neary and Thordal Christensen, the production will continue through Mar. 31 at various venues throughout southern California. The Feb. 21 tea also precedes LAB’s Swan Lake Gala, which will take place at the Montage in...