On March 25, 2015 the Performing Arts Education Center Coalition held a Teach-in in the Diego Rivera Theatre. The program included guest speakers and performances.
Doug Tom, FAIA, partner in the Tom Elliot Fisch architectural firm who, along with LMN-Archtiects designed this award winning building. Mr. Tom outlined some of the features of the building. Here is a link to a video of his talk: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SWHDiSE7ihk
Interspersed were inspiring performances by City College Students. Here is a link to CCSF student Helena Colanders, Soprano and Anthony Blea, violin with “L’Amero saro costante by Mozart: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bzUgs79Y2ak
A letter was read by Pulitzer Prize winning composer John Adams written in support of the performing arts in San Francisco and building the PAEC.