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  • Glorya Kaufman Presents Dance at The Music Center to Host First-Ever International Dance Collaboration and World Premiere of BalletNow™

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  • The Music Center Launches Moves After Dark

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  • GRAND PARK IS THE PLACE TO SPEND A SPECTACULAR LOS ANGELES SUMMER

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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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  • The Music Center: Performing Arts Center of Los Angeles updated their cover photo. Read More ›

  • Tomorrow night, get ready to Tango! #DanceDowntown Argentine Tango is Friday July 3rd from 7-11pm on the plaza. #FREE & open to all ages! There's no better way to start the holiday weekend! Read More ›

  • See #LA dance like you've never seen it before! #MovesAfterDark #ThisIsMyDanceSpace http://bit.ly/1FP6Dqe Featuring performances from Ate9 dANCEcOMPANY, BODYTRAFFIC, Lula Washington Dance Theatre and Ana Maria Alvarez of CONTRA-TIEMPO. BODYTRAFFIC piece co-commissioned by Dance Camera West and The Music Center. Sculpture by LA artist Gustavo Godoy. Series sponsored by Center Dance Arts with lead support from Cornerstone Research, Stroock & Stroock & Lavan LLP Read More ›