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Hollywood Bowl Metal Detectors

Reaction to the Manchester bombing include metal detectors installed at the Hollywood Bowl gates.  Not exactly sure what they are looking for on my person but after handing over my phone I walked through unscathed. The new entry procedure will … Continue reading

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Playboy Jazz Festival – let the summer begin

This Saturday, June 10th, the Hollywood Bowl season unofficially begins as the LA Phil presents the 39th Playboy Jazz Festival.  Just four years ago the Playboy Jazz Festival was produced by Playboy Enterprises and had the distinction of being the only lease … Continue reading

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Hollywood Bowl Plaza construction update

Looks like the Hollywood Bowl Box Office Plaza construction is getting close to completion.  You would guess it would have to be with the first lease event of the season (Korean Times Music Festival)  happening the day before and Opening … Continue reading

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Hollywood Bowl theater now opens at 8am

The Hollywood Bowl theater area now opens up at 8am.  As one who enjoys walking the Hollywood Bowl weekend mornings at 7AM, I was surprised to see the barricades. At first I thought it might be due to the plaza … Continue reading

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Playboy Jazz Festival tickets on sale now

Tickets for the 39th Playboy Jazz Festival at the Hollywood Bowl went on sale today.  The two-day music festival, hosted by George Lopez, is set for Saturday, June 10th and Sunday, June 11th.   Today the LA Phil announced the full … Continue reading

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Hollywood Bowl Box Office Plaza construction

The Hollywood Bowl Box Office Plaza renovation is well underway.  Looks like the construction crews are even working Saturdays to get the updated plaza completed for the first performance on May 5th. The Hollywood Bowl Box Office Plaza is being remodeled to include … Continue reading

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2017 Hollywood Bowl season announced

This morning the LA Philharmonic announced the 2017 Hollywood Bowl Season schedule.  Among the shows are perennials like John Williams, Diana Krall and Tchaikovsky.  The live-score films in 2017 are Raiders of the Lost Ark, Harry Potter and the Chamber of … Continue reading

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Opening Night & Movie Night performances set

The LA Philharmonic have announced that the Moody Blues will be inducted into the Hollywood Bowl Hall of Fame on Hollywood Bowl Opening Night, Saturday, June 24th.  The Moody Blues are celebrating their 50th Anniversary. There will of course be fireworks … Continue reading

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Hollywood Bowl Box Office Plaza renovation

Next up for the Hollywood Bowl is the complete renovation of the Box Office Plaza. During the off-season the Box Office Plaza will be remodeled to include a new marketplace and expanded picnic area, an updated Hollywood Bowl store and a … Continue reading

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2017 Playboy Jazz Festival

Save the dates for the 39th Annual Playboy Jazz Festival, June 10 & 11, 2017.  Priority order forms for box and bench seats will be sent in early January. The all-star line-up will be announced in March!  Official Hollywood bowl … Continue reading

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