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Fall 2017 Dance Concert

AVPA Danger Zone Dance Company presents


A Night of Dances for a New Beginning

Thursday, November 30, 7pm

Saturday, December 2, 2pm and 7pm

Veterans Memorial Building (4117 Overland Blvd.)

The AVPA Danger Zone Dance Company will present a production of faculty and student choreographed work, showcasing classes and workshops in Modern, Musical Theatre, Jazz, Hip Hop, and Contemporary. A special live performance collaboration with members of the AVPA Jazz Combo will also be featured.

Ticket prices:

$15 general admission

$10 for seniors / faculty & staff / high school students

$5 for students with ASB / middle school age students

FREE for Season Pass holders and children elementary age and younger

SPECIAL VIP RESERVED SEATS for $25click here to purchase in advance. In addition to reserved best seats in the house, you will receive 2 concession items and a company photo!

All other tickets only available at the door before each performance.


Across the Universe

Across the Universe

Culver City High School’s Academy of Visual and Performing Arts Danger Zone Dance Presents “Across the Universe” Culver City High School’s Danger Zone Dance Company (DZDC) proudly presents its 2017 spring concert, Across the Universe: Without the Frost, We’re Outta Space in four performances from Thursday, April 20 to Saturday, April 22. DZDC, which was… Continue Reading


CULVERCITYLAND A Musical Revue of Hollywood Songs Made in Culver City AVPA’s 2017 Spring Musical celebrates the Culver City Centennial with a revue featuring many memorable hits made famous by film and TV produced right here in Culver City. The golden age of musicals from M-G-M’s heyday are the centerpieces in a revue that will… Continue Reading

A Walking Nightmare

A Walking Nightmare

  NOTE: The rescheduled performance of the AVPA Fall Dance Concert is Sunday, December 4, at 3pm and 4pm. Meet at the front main entrance gate to the CCHS campus for tickets. No RSVP necessary.     Culver City High School’s Academy of Visual and Performing Arts Danger Zone Dance Company Presents “A Walking Nightmare”    … Continue Reading

AVPA Dance Offerings This Fall

On September 6, AVPA Dance kicked off the fall semester with 4 exciting and entertaining dance classes: Polynesian, Choreography, Hip-Hop, and Fundamentals of Dance.   In Polynesian class, AVPA Alumni Allie Miks teaches her students Polynesian dance vocabulary, along with the Polynesian words that compliment or describe the movement. At the beginning of almost ever… Continue Reading

AVPA Dance Ups the Danger by Ten

On Wednesday, August 31, AVPA Dance (Danger Zone Dance Company) gathered in the Robert Frost Auditorium for one of the last days before the impending renovation of the Frost. This gathering was part audition for new members, and part kick-off of the new year in dance for previous company members. In the company of current… Continue Reading

2016 Spring Dance Concert

2016 Spring Dance Concert

AVPA’s Danger Zone Dance Company Presents “To Be Continued,” April 21-24   The spring performance of the Academy of Visual and Performing Arts’ Danger Zone Dance Company will be a poignant tribute to the Robert Frost Auditorium at Culver City High School, a 1964 architectural icon that will soon close its doors for an extensive… Continue Reading

AVPA Alum Joins Dance Faculty

Chris Espinel, AVPA Dance Class of 2007, joins AVPA Dance again, only this time as a professional dancer and teacher. Since Chris’ graduation from CCHS, he has danced with Debby Allen Dance, on Princess Cruise Lines, with LA’s Jazz Antiqua, as well as additional LA and Utah dance companies. Chris has returned to his dance… Continue Reading