Nearly 3,000 sudents walk up the stairs to the auditorium at the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion for a performance by Diavolo, a Los Angeles based dance group. After the show, Harry Shum Jr, from the hit TV Show "Glee," kicked up his heels with the students on the Music Center Plaza during The 41st Annual Blue Ribbon ChildrenÕs Festival. The Festival brings the experience of live performing arts to school children from 245 public, private and charter schools in Los Angeles County, free of charge. More than 18,000 fifth grade students will attend performances on April 5, 6 and 7, 2011.
Los Angeles, CA 4-5-2011. (John McCoy/staff photographer)