Christian Stracke, L.A. Dance Project Board Chair

PIMCO, Managing Director

Benjamin Millepied

L.A. Dance Project, Artistic Director

Pamela Abdy

Makeready, Head of Film

Etienne Binant

Biom’Up, Chief Executive Officer

Christopher Macdougall

L.A. Dance Project, Director of Legal and Buisness Affairs

Paul-Emmanuel Reiffers

SAS Mazarine Groupe, President

Fidji Simo

Facebook, Vice President of Monetization, Video and Games

Catharine Soros,

Music Center, Board of Trustees

Center Dance Arts, President

L.A. Dance Project Founders

LADP is grateful to the following organizations and individuals who first recognized the company’s potential and invested in its future as a revolutionary force in the dance world. Their crucial early support laid the groundwork for LADP’s subsequent growth and development under the visionary artistic direction of Benjamin Millepied. We thank our Founders for believing in LADP from the beginning and for helping it evolve into the innovative and imaginative arts organization it is today.


The Annenberg Foundation

Pacific Foundation, Inc.

Van Cleef & Arpels


Anne Bass

Susan Baumgarten and David Totheroh

Catherine Cristall

Lenore and Bernard Greenberg

Joan Herman and Richard Rasiej

Jane Jelenko and The Honorable William Norris*

Glorya Kaufman

Carol and Patrick Kinsella

Mattie and Michael Lawson

Elizabeth Levitt-Hirsch

Valeria Rice-Nikolov and Nick Nikolov

Andrew and Denise Saul

Catharine and Jeffrey Soros

Christian Stracke

Sutton Stracke

Bradley Tabach-Bank

Lilly Tartikoff Karatz

Sue Tsao

Alyce Williamson

*In Memoriam