Entries by Cherie Wheeler

Renovation Progress at Your LBC

  Elevating Your LBC Experience November 2018 Yes, the renovation work continues, but we assure you all the promised improvements will be completed soon. And a reminder that the construction you see outside is not repair from fire damage but the exciting elements of Phase Two of our Bridge to the Future renovation project which […]


Black Violin Continues “Classical Boom Tour” into 2019

“Black Violin upends cultural and musical stereotypes…an unexpected blend of classically trained musicianship and hip-hop beats and inventiveness.”  —The Miami Herald   “Their music will keep classical music alive for the next generation.”  —NPR   Black Violin will continue their successful Classical Boom Tour into 2019, with an appearance at Your LBC on January 31. […]

LBC welcomes Rekha Schipper to the Board of Directors

Rekha Schipper joins Luther Burbank Memorial Foundation Board of Directors The Luther Burbank Memorial Foundation, the non-profit that owns and operates Luther Burbank Center for the Arts, announced the addition of a new member to the Board of Directors: Rekha Schipper. Ms. Schipper is President and CEO of Tangram Insurance Services based in Petaluma. “On behalf […]


SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE LIVE! 2018, December 5th at Your LBC

SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE, the 15-time Emmy® Award-winning show added two beloved All-Stars to its blockbuster annual tour, SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE LIVE! 2018. All-Stars Lauren Froderman and Cyrus “Glitch” Spencer will be joining the annual fall tour. Lauren Froderman is the winner of the 7th season of SO YOU THINK […]

LBC names Ashleigh Worley Director of Education and Community Engagement

Following an extensive search, Luther Burbank Center for the Arts (LBC) announced Ashleigh Worley as its new Director of Education and Community Engagement, effective November 12, 2018. Worley will be responsible for the long-term vision, goals, and tactical strategies for the arts integrated school-based and lifelong learning community-based programs of LBC which reach over 40,000 […]


Carlton Senior Living Symphony Pops Series

  Luther Burbank Center for the Arts (LBC) and the Santa Rosa Symphony announced today a partnership with Carlton Senior Living, to be the naming sponsor of their Symphony Pops Series, which kicks off its 14th season with a four-concert season on Sunday, October 14.  The series will now be known as The Carlton Senior […]


Grand Reopening of Sculpture Garden Following October 2017 Wildfires

NEW EXHIBITION HARMONIES: KATI CASIDA, CATHERINE DALEY, AND JANN NUNN SHOWCASES WORKS OF BAY AREA ARTISTS OPENING THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 13, 2018 Luther Burbank Center for the Arts (LBC) announced today that it will reopen its outdoor Sculpture Garden Thursday, September 13, 2018 with Harmonies, an exhibition featuring works by Bay Area artists Kati Casida, Catherine Daley, […]