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dance performances
Tickets sell out quickly for these performances. Advance tickets are highly recommended and may be purchased online now by clicking on the "Buy Now" button below or in person at the SMC Theatre Arts Box Office (Theatre Arts Complex, SMC Main Campus; limited hours). A modest service charge applies. For details, please call the SMC Events Box Office Department  at (310) 434-3005 or see the fee schedule at the bottom of this webpage.
Plan to arrive 20 minutes before curtain. No late seating!
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Synapse Dance Theater
SMC Contemporary Dance Ensemble
Jae Lee and Mark Tomasic, Artistic Directors. Synapse Dance Theater—SMC’s contemporary dance ensemble for more than 40 years—showcases new repertory by guest and faculty artists, and student choreographers. Styles include Contemporary Ballet, Modern, Postmodern, and Jazz, as well as Hip Hop, Fusion, and more! Please see for details.
Fri, November 21 | 7:30pm | $18/$15
Sun, November 23 | 4pm & 7:30pm | $18/$15
The Broad Stage at SMC Performing Arts Center

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Global Motion 
World Dance Company
Raquel Ramirez and Sri Susilowati, Artistic Directors. Come experience the excitement and learn about other cultures through performances by SMC dancers showcasing world dance styles—including West African, Flamenco, Ballet, Asian, French Neoclassical, Mexican Folklórico, Salsa, and more! Please see for details.
Sat, December 6 | 4pm & 7:30pm | $18/$15
Sun, December 7 | 7:30pm | $18/$15
The Broad Stage at SMC Performing Arts Center


Masters of Dance Series
You are invited to attend and participate in this exciting FREE series of lectures and master
classes presented by experts in the field of dance. Sponsored by the SMC Associates (
) and SMC Dance Department. For more information, please see or call  (310) 434-3467. Space is limited, so plan to arrive early. 
Seating is strictly on a first-arrival basis.

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Kim A. Blank
Dancer/choreographer who performed in videos for Michael Jackson and Lionel Richie and earned an Emmy nomination for her work in the HBO film Introducing Dorothy Dandridge will present a workshop that touches on various practices and methods she uses in her work weaving between the worlds of professional/commercial dance and recreational/dance-fitness. If participating, wear
black-on-black dancewear.
Thu, November 20 | 12:15pm | Free | Gym 104

Online Ticketing Fees: 

         There is a $1.00 per ticket service charge, a credit card fee of 3.5% and a Vendini ticketing fee .  Please see below fees that apply to online orders:
 Visa, MasterCard and American Express are accepted.
Ticket Price
EXAMPLE: Tickets purchased --
1 General Admission $9.99 x 3.5% credit card fee = $10.34 + $1.50 Vendini online ticketing fee + $1.00 service charge  = $12.84 Total ticket sale.
1 General Admission $10.00 x 3.5% credit card fee = $10.35 + $2.00 Vendini online ticketing fee + $1.00 service charge = $13.35 Total ticket sale.
1 General Admission $20.00 x 3.5% credit card = $20.70 + $2.50 Vendini online ticketing fee +$1.00 service charge = $24.20 Total ticket sale.
1 General Admission $30.00 x 3.5% credit card fee = $31.05 + $3.00 Vendini online ticketing fee + $1.00 service charge = $35.05 Total ticket sale.
1 General Admission $40.00 x 3.5% credit card fee = $41.40 + $3.50 Vendini online ticketing fee + $1.00 service charge = $45.90 Total ticket sale. 
$00.00 - $9.99 3.5% + $1.50
$10.00 - $19.99
3.5% + $2.00
$20.00 - $29.99
3.5% + $2.50
$30.00 - $39.99
3.5% + $3.00
 $40.00 - UP
3.5% + $3.50
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