The Music Center

The Music Center invites all Southern California high school students interested in the performing arts to apply for The Music Center’s Spotlight, a free annual competition that provides more than $100,000 in performing arts scholarships and artistic development through auditions, feedback, and mastery classes taught by professional artists and arts …continue reading

The Music Center announced 14 Grand Prize finalists from more than 1,300 applicants in The Music Center’s 34th annual Spotlight (Spotlight) program, a free nationally acclaimed performing arts competition, scholarship and artistic development program for teens. A TMC Arts program, Spotlight provides Southern California teens with expert advice, coaching, auditions …continue reading

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The Music Center has named 14 Grand Prize finalists from nearly 1,500 applicants in The Music Center’s 33rd annual Spotlight (Spotlight) program, a free nationally acclaimed arts training and scholarship program for Southern California teens. The 14 Spotlight Grand Prize winners include two finalists in each of seven categories: acting, …continue reading

The Music Center has named 14 Grand Prize finalists from nearly 1,500 applicants in The Music Center’s 33rd annual Spotlight (Spotlight) program, a free nationally acclaimed arts training and scholarship program for Southern California teens. The Music Center re-imagined Spotlight’s offerings for the 2020–2021 year to be entirely digital and …continue reading

Following two rounds of virtual auditions, The Music Center has selected 112 of Southern California’s most talented high school students as semifinalists in The Music Center’s 33rd annual Spotlight (Spotlight) program, a free nationally acclaimed arts training and scholarship program for teens. A TMC Arts program, Spotlight offers valuable performance …continue reading

The Music Center announced 14 future superstars as Grand Prize Finalists in The Music Center’s 31st annual Spotlight (Spotlight) program, the performing arts organization’s free nationally-acclaimed scholarship and arts training program. An important part of The Music Center’s fundamental support for arts education, Spotlight is more than a competition; it …continue reading