The Weimar Republic

Tony® winner Audra McDonald explores the decadent musical decade with Esa-Pekka Salonen.

Program

Artists

  • Los Angeles Philharmonic
  • Esa-Pekka Salonen conductor
  • Audra McDonald soprano

About This Performance

Our Conductor Laureate explores the decadent musical decade of the Weimar Republic, featuring six-time Tony® winner Audra McDonald and music by Kurt Weill and his Berlin contemporaries.

The April 26 performance is generously underwritten by Tylie Jones.


Pre and Post-Concert Events:

Pre-Concert: Drinks in the Garden, 6:30pm
Come early on select Friday nights and enjoy complimentary drinks and a unique view of the DTLA skyline from the Garden. Then head over to the Upbeat Live pre-concert talk in BP Hall (select nights only).
Pre-Concert Talk: Upbeat Live
With Kristi Brown-Montesano – 7pm
Enhance your concert experience with a pre-concert talk starting at 7pm. Upbeat Live provides historical and cultural context for many concerts, featuring engaging speakers, audio examples, and special guests. These events are free to ticket holders and are held in BP Hall, on the second floor, accessible after your ticket is scanned.
Post-Concert: CODA
After the show, meet up with other music enthusiasts in their 20s and 30s for a special after-party. Join CODA today!
Please note: pre-concert events are subject to cancellation due to weather conditions.

Programs, artists, dates, prices and availability subject to change.