The Los Angeles Philharmonic and its music and artistic director, Gustavo Dudamel, will perform for frontline and essential workers for free at the Hollywood Bowl on Saturday for the first time in 18 months of COVID-19 closure.
This week, Dudamel and the L.A. Phil met to rehearse the show. We sent our photographer Al Seib to capture the moments of a sleeping venue awakening amid a “new normal.” Here’s what it looked like:
A landmark in hibernation, a surprise from the governor, tears and hugs: Behind the scenes of the whirlwind push to bring music back to the Bowl.
Dudamel and the LA Phil Return to the Bowl
Date: May 15, 2021 at 8:00PM
Gate time: 6:30 PM
Event is free and invite only
For essential and frontline workers
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