"Robert Cutietta, dean of USC's [University of Southern California] music school, who will head the new dance school, calls the gift one of the largest donations in the history of dance."
"In the arts world, they call her [Glorya Kaufman] “the dancing philanthropist.”
"Kaufman won't reveal the dollar amount of the gift — suffice to say it will surpass by far the $20 million she gave Los Angeles' Music Center....
" "We want to get the best students, the best teachers, and the kids, when they graduate, will be able to make a living right away.” " http://www.latimes.com/entertainment/ar ... 9659.story
(posted at BalletcoForum)