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Oh Boy, It's the Bowl

Chaka Khan and Reba McEntire kick off the venue's starry opening night.

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    Oh Boy, It's the Bowl
    LA Phil Association
    The Hollywood Bowl opens on Friday, June 22; Reba McEntire, Chaka Khan, and Julie Andrews will be in the house.

    The Hollywood Bowl opened its 91st season tonight by inducting Reba McEntire and Chaka Khan into its Hall of Fame.

    Julie Andrews hosted the event  and Khan and McEntire performed along with Thomas Wilkins and the Hollywood Bowl Orchestra. 

    And guess what happens at the end? Fireworks. Yep, add those to our list of favorite Bowl things that don't happen on stage.

    The Hollywood Bowl and its iconic shelled stage has graced that particular spot since 1922 meaning that, in a way, it has helped write the history of modern music and performance. Is that too grandiose to say or not quite grandiose enough? We'll vote the latter.

    Hollywood Bowl Opening Night

    [LA] Hollywood Bowl Opening Night
    On its opening night, the Hollywood Bowl inducted music stars Reba McEntire and Chaka Khan into its Hall of Fame. Kim Baldonado reports from Hollywood for the NBC4 News at 11 p.m. on June 22, 2012.
    (Published Saturday, June 23, 2012)

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