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From ritzy to gritty, royals go to Skid Row

LOS ANGELES (AP) -

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are in downtown Los Angeles's gritty Skid Row area to watch a dance performance by inner-city children.

Prince William and his wife Catherine arrived shortly before noon on Sunday to watch the dance performance at the Inner-City Arts academy.

It's the penultimate stop on their three-day visit to Southern California, which has seen them promote British business ties to the U.S. and William participate in a Santa Barbara polo game.

Kate was wearing a cream-colored pleated dress with a black lace top and black high heels.

A crowd of about 150 people was on hand to greet the couple.

Their final stop will be with the group ServiceNation: Mission Serve, which aims to help veterans find jobs.

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