June 3 , 2021
Today we celebrate the birthday of Josephine Baker. Renowned as a dancer who headlined at the Folies Bergère in Paris, Ms. Baker’s achievements extend far beyond the stage.
May 28 , 2021
Now in its 32nd year, the National Memorial Day Concert (PBS) honors the sacrifice and courage of our veterans, service men and women, and military families.
May 26 , 2021
In 2020, Cirque FLIP Fabrique brought "Blizzard" to the Carpenter Center stage in a visual feast set to enthralling music performed live by composer Ben Nesrallah. The troupe has now released an official soundtrack that includes expanded musical selections to transport you back to the poetry and emotions of the live show! Hear the album at bennesrallah.com, or at Spotify.
May 17 , 2021
As this school year’s Classroom Connections program draws to a close, we’d like to share the impact the program—and your generous support of the Carpenter Center’s Arts for Life program—has made on the arts education of K-5 schoolchildren in the Long Beach Unified School District.
May 13 , 2021
Executive Director Megan Kline Crockett on reopening plans, upcoming virtual events, and more.
May 12 , 2021
This International Nurses Day we honor the extraordinary healthcare workers who continue to treat millions of patients battling COVID-19, and who lead the efforts to vaccinate millions more.