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All the Highlights of the Hollywood Bowl’s 100th Anniversary 2022 Season

After a scaled-back 2021 schedule, the Hollywood Bowl returns for its centennial season with a dazzling calendar. Highlights include a July 4 Fireworks Spectacular with Martin Short, Steve Martin and the latter’s sometime-collaborator band the Steep Canyon Rangers (July 2-4); violinist Joshua Bell with the L.A. Philharmonic for a night of Tchaikovsky (Aug. 12 and […]

Gwen Stefani, H.E.R., Eric Idle, Audra McDonald and More Stars Toast The Hollywood Bowl’s 100th Anniversary: “There’s No Place Like It”

In July 1922, conductor Alfred Hertz led the inaugural concert of the Los Angeles Philharmonic at the Hollywood Bowl. At that time, the stage consisted of a simple wooden platform with a canvas top and guests sitting on moveable wooden benches; the first of its iconic shells wouldn’t be put in place until 1926. Cut […]

Kenny Loggins Talks “Danger Zone” Return for ‘Top Gun: Maverick’ and Upcoming Memoir

For Kenny Loggins, the highway to the “Danger Zone” has been one hell of a ride. As he explains in his upcoming Still Alright: A Memoir, due out June 14, the iconic Grammy-winning and Oscar-nominated musician wasn’t even among the top choices to record the high-octane number written by Giorgio Moroder and Tom Whitlock for […]

John Mulaney Headlines Hollywood Bowl Amid Heightened Security Awareness Following Dave Chappelle Attack

On Saturday night, just four days after Dave Chappelle was attacked onstage at the Hollywood Bowl, John Mulaney took the stage at the iconic Los Angeles venue to heightened awareness around security and safety measures. Performing as part of the Netflix Is a Joke festival, of which Chappelle had also played four nights, Mulaney marked […]

Gwen Stefani to Headline Hollywood Bowl Opening Night, Kick off Milestone 100th Season

Gwen Stefani has a date at the Hollywood Bowl on June 3, as the pop superstar is confirmed to headline the new season’s opening night festivities. Opening night — a benefit for Los Angeles Philharmonic’s learning and community programs — will also feature music and artistic director Gustavo Dudamel, the L.A. Phil’s Youth Orchestra Los […]

Pink Premieres Amazon Doc With Mini Hollywood Bowl Concert: “This is Bizarre But I Love It”

Pink returned to the stage on Monday night for her first live performance of the pandemic era, taking over the Hollywood Bowl for the premiere of her Amazon documentary Pink: All I Know So Far. The doc, directed by The Greatest Showman director Michael Gracey, follows her on her 2019 “Beautiful Trauma” tour as she […]

Cynthia Erivo, H.E.R. Set for Hollywood Bowl’s Summer Lineup

After the historic cancellation of its 2020 season, the Hollywood Bowl is returning this summer with a star-studded lineup. The iconic Los Angeles venue will reopen to the public on July 3 with its signature Fireworks Spectacular celebration, this year featuring Kool & the Gang and the Hollywood Bowl Orchestra led by Principal Conductor Thomas […]