Tchaikovsky Spectacular with Fireworks

Ready the cannon – it’s the 1812 Overture (and more!)

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  • TCHAIKOVSKY: Marche Slave, Op. 31
  • TCHAIKOVSKY: Hamlet Fantasy-Overture, Op. 67
  • Intermission
  • TCHAIKOVSKY: Romeo and Juliet Fantasy-Overture
  • TCHAIKOVSKY: 1812 Overture, Op. 49


  • Los Angeles Philharmonic
  • Gustavo Dudamel conductor
  • Kate Burton stage director
  • Asia Kate Dillon actor
  • Ioan Gruffudd actor
  • Anika Noni Rose actor
  • USC Trojan Marching Band
  • Dr. Arthur C. Bartner director
  • Margery Simkin casting director

About This Performance

How do you make our perennial favorite even more spectacular? Have Gustavo conduct and add gifted actors performing scenes from Hamlet and Romeo and Juliet. Of course, we top it off with the 1812 Overture and fantastic fireworks!

Fireworks at the Hollywood Bowl: Behind the Scenes

Tchaikovsky's 1812 Overture: Los Angeles Philharmonic at the Hollywood Bowl


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