Venue Details

3684 Star Starred
Ahmanson Theatre
at the Music Center 135 North Grand Ave. Los Angeles, CA 90012
213-628-2772 (CTG plays and musicals), 213-972-0711 (Dance at the Music Center events)
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Member Tips

Gregory Santana
Dress casual, it is the Grand Dame of Theater Circuit
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Gregory Santana
Plaza Pinot Grill is great, the Staff & Manager Benjimen is is wonderful.
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Gregory Santana
Under the Music Center, apporach going south Grand for easy entry.
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Gregory Santana
Arrive early, enjoy the ambience
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Kesha
I would dress up just a little, at least a nice black dress and slacks
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Bnichols
I like to dress up, and I am a slob in daily life
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Reviews & Ratings

95 ratings
4.8 average rating
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15 events
8 reviews
1 stars
attended Nov 05 2010

I absolutely loved this production! The dancers were amazing and the music and themes were really great as well. I would love to see any ballet in the future by this dance company. This is a must see show.

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5 events
4 reviews
12 stars
attended Nov 06 2010

I am not a huge fan of classic ballet, probably because was overfed with it as a kid. LOVE FLAMENCO, in L.A. unfortunately we dont'a have as many excellent shows as I... continued

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7 events
1 review
1 stars
attended Nov 06 2010

I, by no means, am an expert on dance. However, I found all of the pieces compelling and some of them exhilarating. Angel Corella was simply spectacular in the piece... continued

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More Information

Website

http://www.musiccenter.org/events/dance_1011_corella.html

Description

Quickly emerging as one of the most vibrant ballet companies performing today, Corella Ballet Castilla y León of Spain presents two captivating programs at the Music Center. Los Angeles audiences will experience _Soleá _choreographed by famous flamenco dancer and choreographer María Pagés and performed by Ángel and Carmen Corella, DGV and _For 4 _by the prolific Christopher Wheeldon, Bruch Violín Concerto No. 1 by the award-winning Clark Tippet, and_ Clear_ by the gifted Stanton Welch.

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DANCETALKS****

Join Elizabeth Kaye, distinguished speaker, dance historian and author for a behind-the-scenes discussion designed to enhance the audience experience beginning one hour prior to curtain and takes place in the theatre.

PROGRAM INFORMATION

Friday, November 5, 2010 7:30pm

**Program with Choreographers

DGV (Christopher Wheeldon)

Bruch Violín Concerto No 1 (Clark Tippet)

Clear (Stanton Welch)

Soleá (María Pagés)**

Saturday, November 6, 2010 7:30pm and Sunday, November 7, 2010 2:00pm

**Program with Choreographers

DGV (Christopher Wheeldon)

Bruch Violín Concerto No 1 (Clark Tippet)

For 4 (Christopher Wheeldon)

Soleá (María Pagés)

Approximate running time is two hours, including two 15 minute intermissions. Appropriate for children age eight and older.

Program & casting are subject to change.

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.