During this challenging time, The Wallis is here to deliver the best artistic content so that we can stay connected and keep your spirits bright. We look forward to bringing our Wallis Community together when the time is right and we can safely proceed with our performances. Please take good care of and your health, and enjoy the content below! Also, be sure to follow us on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter for the latest updates and announcements.
Watch pianist Inon Barnatan
perform Schubert's Piano Sonata in B flat.
Watch Inna Faliks
' piano livestream every Friday at 7:00pm PDT.
LA Opera Connects
invites you to explore many new online programs, classes and performances.
put together a short video, recorded on 3 continents by the ensemble's quarantined musicians.
The Broad Stage
launched a series of livestreamed performances, interviews and archival footage.
Four of Matthew Bourne's Ballets are now available for streaming.
The film PARKED documents a drive-in dance performance held on May 16, 2020 in Los Angeles. Produced and performed by Jacob Jonas The Company, PARKED features live music by Anibal Sandoval. The film, directed by Ivan Cash and Daniel Addelson, hopes to inspire viewers to reimagine how societal restrictions and limitations can be used as a bedrock for creativity.
Take a behind-the-scenes look at Heidi Duckler Dance's Illuminating the Chandelier, one of the first zoom-specific works of dance, which premiered in April 2020.
Immediate Tragedy is a beautiful and timely collaboration between Wallis Alum Christopher Rountree of Wild Up and Martha Graham Dance. The work will be available to stream starting at 4 p.m. PDT on Friday, June 19 via the Younes and Soraya Nazarian Center for the Performing Arts and Martha Graham's YouTube Channel.
Follow Hubbard Street Dance on Instagram for virtual class announcements and registration!
Take class with LA-based Dance Company Ate9. These virtual classes are open to all levels.
Tune into Debbie Allen's Instagram for virtual dance classes. Read the LA Times article about her motivation and mission.
Take part in Jacob Jonas' Digital Dance Movement on his Instagram Stories every Monday and Friday.
Jacob Jonas The Company's Digital Intensive is designed to build your visual portfolio through developing tools in physical dance and choreographic tools, content creation, and personal branding. The intensive will feature a combination of movement workshops, lectures, take home tasks, and one-on-one mentoring sessions with company members, inviting you to experience the processes and practices of The Company. July 6-10 -- enrollment is open through June 30!
Watch Delirium Musicum accompany an ensemble of dancers from LA Dance Project.
L.A. Dance Project Digital is a new digital platform that delivers dance-driven daily workouts, in depth interviews with leading dance professionals, discussions with experts on physical therapy, nutrition, dance photography, and so much more, directly into your living room.
The Girl Who Forgot to Sing Badly
, a Theatre Lovett production from our 2015/16 Season, is now available to stream via Sydney Opera House.
The Wallis Studio Ensemble's "Fairyland Foibles"
takes a zany, irreverent and satirical look at the mythology, legends and fairytales that have influenced us all. Part radio play, part soap opera, episodes air on Saturdays at 7:00pm PDT starting June 27 through August 9, 2020.
"The Pack Podcast
" is a new comedy series featuring Wallis Alums such as Sherri Shepherd, Renee Taylor, and Laraine Newman. Other comics featured are Cheryl Hines, Cecily Strong, Blair Underwood, and more. New episodes are added every Thursday.
Every Thursday throughout May, a new play on The National Theatre at Home
YouTube channel will premiere at 11:00am PDT, available to watch for free, for a week.
Catch IMPRO THEATRE
's brilliant and completely improvised plays available via live stream.
Visit Patrick Stewart's Twitter account
where he is reading one Shakespeare sonnet a day.
Watch past Geffen Playhouse productions and get access to the entire Geffen StayHouse BroadwayHD
Watch The Industry's celebrated opera SWEET LAND
Creating a Character: The Moni Yakim Legacy
is available now through Virtual Cinemas! The new documentary takes you inside the rehearsal room with legendary movement guru Moni Yakim, one of the founders of Juilliard's Drama Division who has taught generations of theater icons from Patti LuPone, to Alex Sharp. The Hollywood Reporter calls it "a must-see for anyone interested in acting & the theater."