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The Soraya

18111 Nordhoff St.
Northridge, CA 91330-8448
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This performance-art venue on the campus of Cal State Northridge was once known as the Valley Performing Arts Center before undergoing a name chance to the Younes & Soraya Nazarian Center for the Performing Arts, also known as the Soraya.

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    Tonight, seven become one as Canadian circus troupe Les 7 Doigts de la Main (the seven fingers of the hand) present their popular show Séquence 8 at the Valley Performing Arts Center. This small group brings big-time circus skill (i...

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    Saturday, December 6, 2014 at 3 a.m. by Gary Fukushima

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    Saturday, May 31, 2014 at 4 a.m. by Ann Haskins

    He's young, rich, entitled and in love with an entrancing female from a magical realm. No, it's not Swan Lake, it's La Sylphide, an even older and possibly more romantic ballet, being presented by Los Angeles Ballet at four local ve...

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