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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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  • We're gearing up to have members of Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater bring a bit of 'Revelations' rep into LA Schools! http://bit.ly/1zMSPdK Read More ›

  • 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 ›

  • 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 ›