Los Angeles Music + Dance

Hollywood Bowl photo courtesy of the Los Angeles Philharmonic

See Imagine Dragons, Chance the Rapper and more at the Hollywood Bowl this month.

American Contemporary Ballet 
Oct. 13-14, 19-21, 26-28 ACB, Inferno, artistic director Lincoln Jones, composer Charles Wuorinen.
700 S. Flower St., Suite 3200, downtown, 213.304.3408. acbdances.com

Dorothy Chandler Pavilion 
Oct. 1 L.A. Opera, Carmen, conductor James Conlon, starring Ana María Martínez. In French with projected English translations.
Oct. 7, 15, 19, 22, 25, 28 L.A. Opera, The Pearl Fishers, conductors Plácido Domingo (Oct. 7-22) and Grant Gershon (Oct. 25-28), starring Nino Machaidze. In French with projected English translations.
Oct. 14 L.A. Opera, Nabucco, conductor James Conlon, starring Plácido Domingo.
135 N. Grand Ave., downtown, 213.972.7211. musiccenter.org

Ford Theatres 
Oct. 1 Angel City Jazz Festival—Monk Centennial Edition
Oct. 7 Broadway Under the Stars
Oct. 8 La Sorgente: Arias Inspired by the Poetry of Pope John Paul II
Oct. 11 The Hubble Cantata, in association with the L.A. Opera
Oct. 14 Bang on a Can All-Stars: Road Trip
Oct. 16 Jam Session: Drum Circle
2580 Cahuenga Blvd. E., Hollywood, 323.461.3673. fordtheatres.org

The Forum 
Oct. 5 Gorillaz with special guest Vince Staples
Oct. 6 Go Fest and special guests
Oct. 7 Scorpions
Oct. 8 Marc Anthony
Oct. 13-14 Marco Antonio Solis
Oct. 20 Arcade Fire with special guest Angel Olsen
Oct. 27 Enrique Iglesias and Pitbull
Oct. 28 Joel Osteen
3900 W. Manchester Blvd., Inglewood, 310.330.7300. livenation.com

Greek Theatre 
Oct. 5 The War on Drugs
Oct. 6 Sturgill Simpson
Oct. 13 Father John Misty
Oct. 14 Galantis
Oct. 15 Evanescence: Synthesis Live With Orchestra
Oct. 17 An Evening With Alison Krauss and David Gray
2700 N. Vermont Ave., Griffith Park, L.A., 323.665.5857. greektheatrela.com

Hollywood Bowl 
Oct. 1 Imagine Dragons; Grouplove; K.Flay
Oct. 3-4 Chance the Rapper
Oct. 5 Ms. Lauryn Hill & Nas; Chronixx
Oct. 6 Maxwell; Raphael Saadiq; Jazmine Sullivan
Oct. 7 Kings of Leon; Dawes
Oct. 8 Janet Jackson
Oct. 9 Jane at the Hollywood Bowl with Live Orchestra
Oct. 11 The National; Local Natives; Daughter
Oct. 12, 14, 16, 18 Depeche Mode: Global Spirit Tour
Oct. 21 CBS Radio—We Can Survive, featuring Lorde, Sam Hunt and more
Oct. 28-29 Zac Brown Band
2301 N. Highland Ave., Hollywood, 323.850.2000. hollywoodbowl.com 

Rosebowl Stadium
Oct. 6 Coldplay: A Head Full of Dreams Tour with special guests Tove Lo and Alina Baraz
1001 Rose Bowl Drive, Pasadena, 626.577.3100. rosebowlstadium.com

Staples Center
Aug. 6, 8-9 Kendrick Lamar With Travis Scott and D.R.A.M.
Aug. 10-12 Ed Sheeran.
Aug. 19-20 KCON.
Aug. 26 Mega Summer Concert, featuring Arcángel and more.
1111 S. Figueroa St., downtown, 213.742.7100. staplescenter.com

The Theatre at Ace Hotel 
Oct. 3-5 Werk It: A Women’s Podcast Festival
Oct. 3 WNYC Studios and KCRW present: BuzzFeed’s Another Round
Oct. 4 WNYC Studios and KCRW present: Death, Sex & Money
Oct. 5 WNYC Studios and KPCC In Person present: 2 Dope Queens
Oct. 8 CAP UCLA presents: An Evening With Matt Groening & Lynda Barry
Oct. 10 Pancho Villa From a Safe Distance
Oct. 12 First Aid Kit
Oct. 14-15 David Lynch’s Festival of Disruption, featuring Bon Iver, The Kills, TV on the Radio, Sharon Van Etten, Laura Marling, Reggie Watts, DJs Moby and Shepard Fairey and more
Oct. 18 Up and Vanished Live
Oct. 19 Carla Morrison
Oct. 20 Real Estate
Oct. 21 Pop-Up Magazine
Oct. 23-24 Tegan and Sara’s The Con X: Tour
Oct. 28 La Belle et la Bête (with a new soundtrack by Philip Glass) + Halloween Party; A Beastly Ball
Oct. 29, 31 La Belle et la Bête
929 S. Broadway, downtown, 213.623.3233. acehotel.com

Walt Disney Concert Hall
Oct. 1 Mozart 1791: Final Piano Concerto, featuring Los Angeles Philharmonic, conductor Gustavo Dudamel, Los Angeles Master Chorale
Oct. 3 Mozart 1791 With Martin Fröst, featuring L.A. Philharmonic, clarinetist Martin Fröst
Oct. 5-8 Mozart 1791: Scenes From The Magic Flute, featuring L.A. Philharmonic, conductor Gustavo Dudamel, clarinetist Martin Fröst
Oct. 8 Jean-Baptiste Robin in Recital
Oct. 9 CDMX: Birdman Live, featuring Antonio Sánchez
Oct. 12 CDMX: Natalia Lafourcade, featuring L.A. Philharmonic, conductor Gustavo Dudamel
Oct. 13 CDMX: Noche de Cine, featuring L.A. Philharmonic, conductor Gustavo Dudamel
Oct. 14 CDMX: Now! featuring Mexrrissey, La Sonora Santanera, Ampersan, NAAFI
Oct. 15 CDMX: Café Tacvba, featuring L.A. Philharmonic, conductor Gustavo Dudamel
Oct. 17 CDMX: New Music From Mexico, featuring L.A. Phil New Music Group, conductor Carlos Miguel Prieto
Oct. 18 Shaham in Recital, featuring violinist Gil Shaham, pianist Akira Eguchi
Oct. 19-21 Mirga Conducts Mahler, featuring L.A. Philharmonic, conductor Mirga Gražinyte-Tyla
Oct. 22 Chicago Symphony Orchestra, featuring conductor Riccardo Muti
Oct. 24 Brahms & Hillborg, featuring L.A. Philharmonic
Oct. 25 M. Ward; Rhiannon Giddens
Oct. 27-29 Symphonie Fantastique With Susanna Mälkki, featuring L.A. Philharmonic, violinist Leila Josefowicz
Oct. 30 Israel Philharmonic Orchestra, featuring conductor Zubin Mehta, pianist Yefim Bronfman
Oct. 31 Phantom of the Opera, featuring organist Clark Wilson
111 S. Grand Ave., downtown, 323.850.2000. laphil.com

Hollywood Bowl photo courtesy of the Los Angeles Philharmonic.