On March 8, 2009, various Armenian Dance Troupes presented their joint program at the Glendale High School Auditorium, in Glendale, California. His Eminence Archbishop Hovnan Derderian; accompanied by The Very Rev. Fr. Dajad Dz. V. Yardemian, Vicar General and Very Rev. Fr. Baret Dz. V. Yeretsian, WD Cathedral Construction Special Assistant to the Primate, attended this festive event.