The Los Angeles Philharmonic Association and The Muppets today revealed the first details about The Muppetsâ€™ first-ever full-length live show. The Muppets TakeÂ theÂ Bowl is more than just a concert…more than just a performance…more than justÂ a play on an iconic movie titleâ€¦itâ€™sÂ The MuppetsÂ as never seen before â€“ live and in-personÂ (ok, more like in-frog, in-bear, in-pig…etc.), with full orchestra,Â on stage at theÂ iconicÂ HollywoodÂ Bowl.
Fans will joinÂ Kermit the Frog, Miss Piggy, FozzieÂ Bear,Â The Great Gonzo,Â Sam Eagle, PepÃ© the King Prawn, beloved hecklers Statler and Waldorf, and some Muppets who have not been seen since their appearances onThe Muppet Show over 35 years ago,Â along withÂ conductor Thomas Wilkins, theÂ Hollywood Bowl OrchestraÂ andÂ special celebrity guests,Â for this once-in-a-lifetime, unforgettable event!
Overflowing withÂ original music, classic Muppet songs, dancing, a singing-diva pig, fan-favorite sketches and parodies, boomerang fishÂ and heaven knows what else,Â The MuppetsÂ TakeÂ theÂ BowlÂ invites audiences of all ages to join the entire Muppet cast in aÂ sensational, inspirational,Â celebrationalÂ journey from extremely humble beginnings to extraordinary Hollywood stardom.
Highlights of the show include the fabulous Miss Piggy in a show-stopping musical performance; Dr. Teeth and The Electric Mayhem, with legendary drummer Animal rocking the Bowl; debuts of all-new original chapters of PigsÂ inÂ Space, Veterinarianâ€™s HospitalÂ and Muppet Labs; and many more extraordinary surprises, including a spectacular fireworks finale, kicked-off by Crazy Harry.
â€œThis will be moiâ€™s greatest performance ever, and I guarantee that all of you who are there at the Hollywood Bowl will rave and brag about it for the rest of your lives. And those who are not there, will have to lie about being there. So, donâ€™t lie, be there and experience moi in person,â€ said Miss Piggy.
The curtain will rise for their first show on Friday, September 8, at 8:00 p.m., followed by encore performances on Saturday, September 9, at 8:00 p.m. and Sunday, September 10, at 7:30 p.m.