While the three Disney Concert Hall galas promise nights to get dressed to the nines, the L.A. Philharmonic sees the future in more everyday clothing.
In a night meant to define the Disney Concert Hall as the new cultural center of Los Angeles, the Sonic LA inaugural gala will go down Oct. 23.
The Living LA inaugural gala, the second of the Disney Hall opening galas, will highlight the art and music of the modern age Oct. 24.
The performance spaces at the Disney Concert Hall won't be used just for music. The Roy and Edna Disney CalArts Theater -- Redcat -- will host dance, drama and art displays.
On Oct. 25, the final opening gala for the Disney Concert Hall, Soundstage LA, will present film scores in celebration of the creative heartbeat of Los Angeles.
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