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- Henri Matisse

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Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater

Tania Pérez-Salas Compañía de Danza

  • 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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  • Picturesque on our plaza! Read More ›

  • A look back at our recent workshop: Gone Gamelan http://wp.me/p4sMGx-fV #GamelanDTLA Read More ›

  • Take our "Which Ailey Are You" Quiz and find out if you're more Joy, Soul, or Power of Ailey! Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater has three different programs they're performing over the course of their 6 shows at The Music Center this April. Take our quiz to figure out which program is best for you... http://www.musiccenter.org/which-ailey-are-you 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 ›