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  • Bramwell Tovey Leads the Los Angeles Philharmonic and Lineup of Soloists in Bernstein’s Candide at the Hollywood Bowl
  • Sep. 2, 2010
  • THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 2, 2010, AT 8 PM

    The Concert is Generously Sponsored by Pasadena Showcase House for the Arts

    WHAT:

    Principal Guest Conductor of the Los Angeles Philharmonic at the Hollywood Bowl Bramwell Tovey leads the orchestra in a concert version of Bernstein’s comic operetta Candide, Thursday, September 2, at 8 p.m. The all-star roster of soloists in the production includes: Alek Shrader, as Candide, Anna Christy, as Cunegonde, Richard Suart as Pangloss/Martin, and Frederica von Stade, as Old Lady.



    This presentation of Candide will be the first time the operetta has been performed in its entirety at the Hollywood Bowl.



    Complete Program:



    BERNSTEIN Candide




    WHO:

    LOS ANGELES PHILHARMONIC

    BRAMWELL TOVEY, conductor

    ALEK SHRADER, Candide

    ANNA CHRISTY, Cunegonde

    RICHARD SUART, Pangloss/Martin

    FREDERICA von STADE, Old Lady

    PAUL La ROSA, Maximilian/Captain

    KATHRYN LEEMHUIS, Paquette

    ASHLEY FAATOALIA, Inquisitor I/Prince Charles

    ZACHARY ALTMAN, Inquisitor II/Hermann Augustus

    DeANDRE SIMMONS, Inquisitor III/Tsar Ivan

    AARON BLAKE, Sultan Achmet

    GEORGE STERNE, Stanislaus

    STEPHEN GRIMM, Grand Inquisitor

    ABDIEL GONZALEZ and REID BRUTON, Two Señores

    Soloists from the chorus: DANIEL CHANEY, CHRISTIAN MARCOE, JIM RAYCROFT

    LOS ANGELES MASTER CHORALE

    GRANT GERSHON, music director

    WHEN: Thursday, September 2, 2010, 8 PM

    WHERE: HOLLYWOOD BOWL

    2301 North Highland Avenue, Hollywood, CA 90068

    HOW TO PURCHASE:

    Tickets are on sale now at HollywoodBowl.com, at the Hollywood Bowl Box Office (12pm – 6pm, Tues. – Sun.), via credit card phone order at 323.850.2000, or through Ticketmaster. Groups of 10 or more may call 323.850.2050 for information about special rates, subject to availability.

    CONTACT: Sophie Jefferies, 213.972.3422, sjefferies@laphil.org; Lisa White, 213.972.3408, lwhite@laphil.org

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  • contact:

    Sophie Jefferies, 213.972.3422, sjefferies@laphil.org; Lisa White, 213.972.3408, lwhite@laphil.org