"Creativity takes courage."  
- Henri Matisse

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  • LUCINDA CHILDS, JOHN ADAMS, AND FRANK GEHRY COME TOGETHER FOR “AVAILABLE LIGHT – CREATORS IN CONVERSATION”

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  • 2,500 STUDENTS SET THE GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS™ TITLE FOR THE LARGEST RIBBON DANCE AT 45th ANNUAL BLUE RIBBON CHILDREN’S FESTIVAL

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  • Alvin Ailey® American Dance Theater

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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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  • A Few Favorite Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater Moments... https://musiccenterblog.wordpress.com/2015/04/20/a-few-favorite-moments/ Read More ›

  • Did you make it on our #Fashion Tumblr? Check out our favorite fashions sported by our audience members at performances of Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater last week: http://bit.ly/1fEDcOh Read More ›

  • Another happy audience member after yesterday's matinee! Today is your last chance to see #AlvinAiley in Los Angeles! Read More ›

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  • Picnic Season kicks off April 18th at Grand Park with PicnicDTLA: http://grandparkla.org/ai1ec_event/picnicdtla/ Music: Perspective by In Love With – http://bit.ly/ilwperspective Instagram: @weareinlovewith Made in partnership with The Music Center, Grand Park, Metro Los Angeles and the Hollywood Bowl Watch ›

  • Center Dance Arts members were treated to a salon with Paloma Herrera earlier this month at which acclaimed author and dance historian Elizabeth Kaye moderated a discussion with the ABT Principal dancer. This intimate talk celebrated Paloma Herrera's stunning career and gave our members an inside look into Paloma's creative process, why she started dancing, her favorite roles, and thoughts on her upcoming retirement. To learn how you can be a part of CDA and gain access to future salons and events click here: http://bit.ly/1MLuSda Watch ›