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3177 Star Starred
Dorothy Chandler Pavilion
135 N. Grand Avenue Los Angeles, CA 90012
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Good outdoor restaurant and options for sandwiches; or the cafe in Disney Hall across the street.
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Ample parking for $9 under the Music Center.
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4.5 average rating
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23 events
22 reviews
21 stars
attended Apr 12 2014

I hadn't attended an event at the Dorothy Chandler in a while, but I loved it! The venue is beautiful - inside and out. The only thing that was a small issue for me was how the recorded music had static at times. The dancers were amazing, the...continued

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100 events
8 reviews
73 stars
attended Apr 12 2014

Fantastic! 3 great pieces performed. The one about war was extremely moving and provocative. The fireflies were a perfect companion piece. I would definitely see them again whenever they come to town.

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8 events
5 reviews
1 stars
attended Apr 13 2014

I did not care for 2 of their 3 selections. Only the one about war had real depth and meaning. Although the dancers are very skilled, the other 2 pieces were mostly fluff, without meaning. It's a great company whose skills were wasted on that kind...continued

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“In the beginning there was Martha Graham, who changed the form. Then there was Merce Cunningham, who showed us dance’s heart. And then, Paul Taylor, who let the sun shine in.” –-Laura Shapiro, Newsweek 

About the Ticket Supplier: Music Center

A leader at the cultural heart of Los Angeles County, The Music Center brings to life one of the world’s premier arts destinations by creating opportunities for arts participation, enabling compelling programming and providing firstclass venues and services.

The Music Center is one of the largest and most highly regarded performing arts centers in the country, creating a cultural hub that is central to L.A.’s status as “the creative capital” of the world. Celebrated for its illustrious dance programming Glorya Kaufman Presents Dance at The Music Center and home to four world-class resident companies- LA Phil, Center Theatre Group, LA Opera and Los Angeles Master Chorale – The Music Center is the place to experience the most innovative and critically-acclaimed performing arts in the nation. In its effort to extend the reach and accessibility of the performing arts, the Music Center is a national model for experiences in which people participate directly through its Active Arts® at The Music Center.

As well, The Music Center presents special productions, events and festivals for children and families, including World City at The Music Center. Each year, over one-million audience members delight in the excitement of live performances on The Music Center’s stages and enjoy free community arts events all year long across its outdoor campus.

The Music Center is also on the forefront of arts education in Los Angeles, providing arts resources to students and teachers in schools and community centers throughout the region. Approximately 500 full-time, seasonal and part-time staff members are employees of The Center and contribute to its operation and success.

The Music Center was developed as an unprecedented public private partnership with Los Angeles County. Through the support of the Board of Supervisors, the County of Los Angeles plays an invaluable role in the successful operation of The Music Center. This relationship has cemented the importance of the arts to the cultural fabric of Los Angeles.