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VMA exclusive: MTV hosts mini-festival on streets of L.A. during Video Music Awards

VMA exclusive: MTV hosts mini-festival on streets of L.A. during Video Music Awards

When the MTV Video Music Awards are broadcast live from the Microsoft Theater on Sunday, a handful of the shows will be taking place off campus, blocks away from the awards show's L.A. Live location. Telecast performances from Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, Pharrell and Demi Lovato will happen on a remote stage erected in front of the Orpheum Theatre in downtown Los Angeles’ historic Broadway Theater District. Tickets for the special concert were not on sale to the general public. Instead, audience members will include a mix of contest winners and superfans. FULL COVERAGE: 2015 MTV Video Music Awards The concept of beaming performances in from another location is...

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