LOS ANGELES (AP) – The Hollywood Bowl is reopening for the 2021 season with an audience of limited capacity due to COVID-19 concerns.

The Los Angeles Philharmonic Association announced on Friday that the bowl concerts would resume in May with a capacity for about 4,000 people.

The reopening begins with four free concerts for health care workers, first responders, and key employees.

The Philharmonic said their other outdoor venue, The Ford, will also open with a 15-week run from the end of July.

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