The Hollywood Bowl is back and so is KCRW’s World Festival. KCRW’s long standing partnership with the Los Angeles Philharmonic Association for KCRW’s World Festival at the Hollywood Bowl embodies the adventurous musical spirit of both organizations by featuring artists from a wide array of genres. Hundreds of artists have performed at the iconic venue. CLICK HERE to read a review on LAArtParty.com by one of our staff writers.
2021 KCRW’s World Festival at the Hollywood Bowl Schedule
Sunday, July 18, 2021, 7:00pm: (Kamasi Washington, Earl Sweatshirt, with host Anne Litt) Kamasi Washington brings ambitious scale to bear on jazz history, and Earl Sweatshirt gets personal. Anne Litt hosts.
Sunday, August 1, 2021, 7:00pm: (Reggae Night XIX – Ziggy Marley, Wailing Souls. with host Travis Holcombe) Ziggy Marley and Wailing Souls turn the Bowl red, gold and green for Reggae Night XIX. Travis Holcombe hosts.
Saturday, September 18, 2021, 8:00pm Brittany Howard, Jamila Woods, Georgia Anne Muldrow with host Novena Carmel) The Alabama Shakes singer steps out with definitively modern soul, while Jamila Woods and Georgia Anne Muldrow show off their visions for R&B. Novena Carmel will host
Saturday, September 25, 2021, at 8:00pm (James Blake, Hollywood Bowl Orchestra, Thomas Wilkins, conductor, with host Anthony Valadez) Singer and producer James Blake expands his unique – and emotionally bracing – electronic music with the Hollywood Bowl Orchestra conducted by Thomas Wilkins. Anthony Valadez will host.
CLICK HERE to view the calendar for the entire Hollywood Bowl 2021 summer season.
Tickets will be available online at HollywoodBowl.com or via phone at 323.850.2000 on the following dates:
•Subscriptions for current subscribers only are on sale today, Tuesday, May 11, 2021
•“Create Your Own” 3-concert packages will be available May 25, 2021
•The Hollywood Bowl Box Office opens for single ticket sales Tuesday, June 1, 2021
If you have never attended KCRW’s annual World Festival at the Hollywood Bowl, it’s fantastic. Find out more about it on our sister site EatTravelGo.com – CLICK HERE for direct link (Stories Section, Arts Page, under Reviews). You can also read about all of the annual performances at the Hollywood Bowl HERE (Destinations Section, Arts & Entertainment Page, under Performances).
Following the health guidelines set forth by the County of Los Angeles, the Hollywood Bowl will be a majority vaccinated venue beginning July 1, with two sections reserved for non-vaccinated concert-goers with proof of a negative COVID-19 test within 72 hours prior to attendance. Mask wearing will be required for all attendees. The Hollywood Bowl will continue to update its policies based on guidelines from Los Angeles County. https://www.hollywoodbowl.com