The Hollywood Bowl opens its summer season with performances by 2012 Hall of Fame inductees Reba McEntire and Chaka Khan. The evening will also feature a special appearance by the wind and brass players of YOLA at HOLA. Thomas Wilkins will conduct the Hollywood Bowl Orchestra, and Julie Andrews will host. Additional guests will be [...]
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Silver Lake trio Lucky Diaz and the Family Jam Band is one of the newest groups on the kids’ music scene. The band opens the Getty Center’s Garden Concerts for Kids series with songs from its new album, Oh Lucky Day! The outdoor music series is held in the museum‘s Central Garden. Other performers will include Brady Rymer and the Little Band That Could on Aug. 13-14; and Frances England on Aug. 20-21.
If you live on the Westside and are looking for free outdoor entrainment, you need to check out Playa Vista’s summer “concerts in the park” series. The majority of “Playa Vistans” are young families — adding to the already hip vibe of a community that features multiple dog parks, assigned community garden plots, and outdoor grills that overlook the area’s wild marsh. Community planners are doing even more to attract a younger crowd by offering summer concerts, plays, and movie showings in Playa Vista park, where attendees are encouraged to bring picnic items and lawn chairs.
Maria de Barros performed music inspired by her native Cape Verde Thursday evening as the Skirball Cultural Center kicked off its 15th annual Sunset Concerts series in the museum’s outdoor courtyard. The concert series is part of the Skirball’s mission to build a community that embraces every cultural and ethnic identity, according to Jordan Peimer, [...]