A Patron With Passion in Los Angeles

January 11, 2013

New York Times

This sprawling city is known internationally for many things — but great dance isn’t one of them. The philanthropist Glorya Kaufman is doing her best to change that. In November the University of Southern California announced that Ms. Kaufman had donated enough money to start a dance school, a prospective Juilliard of the West. Though the exact sum has not been disclosed, it’s big.