June at The Music Center

Well, if you haven’t heard, it’s officially June and it’s officially summer.  And we are officially declaring The Music Center as THE place to be this summer.  Just take a look at our calendar and you’ll agree – There’s lots of amazing things happening this June at The Music Center!  Here’s a handy breakdown of 5 things you simply must check out this month…

 

Dance Camera West Festival

Dance Camera West Film Fest

In case you missed our previous post, the annual film festival celebrating dance in the motion picture medium kicks off this Friday at The Music Center, with a live performance by the LA local dance company, BODYTRAFFIC within a special commissioned structure created by LA artist  Gustavo Godoy.  Check out their site for a full schedule of all the screenings and performances.

 

tango - Dance Downtown at The Music Center

Dance Downtown – Argentine Tango & Line Dancing

Our Dance Downtown series continues with a bit of T-A-N-G-O on June 13th and good ole’ country line dancing on June 27th.

West Side Story Screening

West Side Story Screening in the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion

See the brilliant interpretation of this timeless love story at a special screening of West Side Story,  playing at the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion on June 14th as part of LA Conservancy’s Last Remaining Seats series.  As a bonus, everyone who buys tickets to West Side Story from now to June 6th will automatically be entered to win a pair of tickets to the opening night performance of National Ballet of Canada’s Romeo and Juliet on July 10 at 7:30 p.m.

Ballet Preljocaj at The Music Center

Photo by Jean-Claude Carbonne

Ballet Preljocaj at The Dorothy Chandler Pavilion

June 20th – 22nd, catch France’s leading contemporary dance company in their sexy new production of Les Nuits.  Plus we’ve got some extra parties, fashions and fun along the way.  Check out our website for more information and tickets for Ballet Preljocaj.

Friday Night Sing Alongs at The Music Center

Friday Night Sing-Alongs | The Detroit Sound

Another tradition of the summer, our Friday Night Sing-Alongs are back beginning June 20th and happening every other Friday in the W.M. Keck Amphitheatre (behind Walt Disney Concert Hall.)  Warm up the vocal chords and get ready to sing!