James Brown: Get on The Good Foot, a Celebration in Dance

Get up offa’ that thang and join Glorya Kaufman Presents Dance at The Music Center and The Apollo Theater for the much-anticipated new work, James Brown: Get On The Good Foot, a Celebration in Dance for three performances only. This no-holds-barred engagement will celebrate James Brown’s enormous worldwide influence and offer audiences a fresh perspective on the rich history of Harlem’s famed Apollo Theater. The project combines original dance and a musical score comprised of classic James Brown music and new contemporary compositions, performed by the Philadelphia Dance Company and featuring the work of innovative choreographers from Burkina Faso, the United States, Vietnam and the United Kingdom.

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Performance Program

  • Program Order
  • About James Brown
  • Artistic Staff Biographies
  • Music Credits
  • And much more...


Performance Dates

best availability February 14, 2014 | 7:30 p.m.

February 15, 2014 | 7:30 p.m.
  February 16, 2014 | 2:00 p.m.

Funky Sole

8PM – 1AM

After the opening night performance, get down this Valentine's Day in the most romantic place in LA! Bring your sweetie or meet new honeybees at LA's finest funky soul party made especially for Grand Park lovers. Complete with dance floor and live music by BreakestraOrgone, and Funky Sole DJS Music Man Miles and Clifton, this sweet dance party is presented in partnership with The Echo and Spaceland Presents.

Learn More At  grandparkla.org


Make a night of it!

Your dance ticket gives you access to a special hotel package with overnight accommodations at JW Marriott Los Angeles, Valet Parking, Breakfast for two at LA Market, and discounts at various food and beverage outlets at the hotel.  Book your reservation online today!

Learn more at lalivemarriott.com.