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- Henri Matisse

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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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  • 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 ›

  • We are hosting National Dance Day on our Music Center plaza again this year! Check out the videos of this year's routines and learn the steps so you can dance with us on July 25th! Also, doesn't our plaza look pretty in the routine videos? ;) #NDD2015 Read More ›