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  • Alvin Ailey® American Dance Theater

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  • THE MUSIC CENTER’S SPECTACULAR 50TH ANNIVERSARY TRIBUTE CELEBRATES THE PERFORMING ARTS CENTER’S MAJOR IMPACT ON LOS ANGELES AND THE PERFORMING ARTS

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  • 50th Anniversary Media Materials

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  • ONE-THIRTY-FIVE GRAND: 

    The official blog of The Music Center – Where you can get the inside scoop on all things Los Angeles, performing arts, culture and creativity.

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  • EDUCATION BLOG:

    Stay up to date on the world of education through the arts. 

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  • Giveaway Time! Our friends at the Center for the Art of Performance at UCLA have given us a pair of tickets to the Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Dance Company and SITI Company show 'A Rite' next weekend & now's your chance to snag them! All you have to do is comment below for a chance to win! 'A Rite' is the intriguing and powerful dance-theater collaboration between renowned artists Bill T. Jones, Anne Bogart and their respective companies. The show seamlessly joins minds, bodies and voices for a riveting reflection on Stravinsky’s groundbreaking score. Check it out: http://bit.ly/1LR1hyp Photo: Cory Weaver Read More ›

  • Happy Friday Los Angeles! #loveLA #grandavelove #dtla #mydayinLA #LAstory Read More ›

  • Our Music Center Spotlight Awards program has shown a light on the best and brightest young talent in Southern California for over 20 years; many of whom have gone on to do amazing things in the performing arts! Join us on March 31st for this year's Grand Finale Performance in Walt Disney Concert Hall and you may just see the next Misty Copeland or Adam Lambert.... The list goes on and on! Snag seats: http://bit.ly/1A767kh And here's a #TBT glimpse at a past Spotlight Awards performance... via http://bit.ly/183IORP Read More ›

  • Here's a glimpse inside one of our recent Idea Jams for Artizen Lab held at the East LA County Library and featuring a workshop with Mobile Mural Lab! Learn more about Artizen Lab: http://bit.ly/188MNNG Watch ›

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  • A glimpse at our exclusive salon for Center Dance Arts members with former NYCB principal dancers Jenifer Ringer & James Fayette. Read more about this event on our blog: Watch ›