First look at ENCANTO AT THE HOLLYWOOD BOWL Disney+ Concert Film
Disney+ revealed the trailer for “Encanto at the Hollywood Bowl,” a magical live-to-film concert experience with a special introduction by Lin-Manuel Miranda.
From Disney Branded Television and produced by Fulwell 73 Productions (“Among the Stars,” Emmy Award-winning “Adele: One Night Only,” “GRAMMYS®”), the all-new original special will be available to stream on Wednesday, December 28 , exclusively on Disney+.
Enter Casa Madrigal for a one-of-a-kind concert spectacular as the original voice cast of Walt Disney Animation Studios’ “Encanto” reunites at the Hollywood Bowl for a show-stopping concert event featuring fan-favorite musical numbers from the now three-time GRAMMY®-nominated soundtrack.
With Stephanie Beatriz (as Mirabel), Jessica Darrow (as Luisa), Diane Guerrero (as Isabela), Adassa (as Dolores), Carolina Gaitán (as Pepa), Mauro Castillo (as Félix), Angie Cepeda (as Julieta) and Olga Merediz (as Abuela Alma), along with special guests – legendary Colombian superstars and multiple Latin GRAMMY® winners Carlos Vives and Andrés Cepeda – make “Encanto at the Hollywood Bowl” the historic location of the world of the animated film that became a global phenomenon.
Featuring an 80-person orchestra, 50 dancers and out-of-this-world special effects, this live-to-film concert experience gives viewers a front-row seat to the one-of-a-kind musical extravaganza celebrating the world, characters and songs of Disney Animation’s “Encanto.”
“Encanto at the Hollywood Bowl” is directed by Chris Howe (“Coldplay Live at Whitby Abbey”, “Bruno Mars: 24k Magic Live at Apollo”) and choreographed by Jamal Sims (original “Encanto” film choreographer) and Kai Martinez with production design by Misty Buckley (“Coldplay’s 2016 Super Bowl 50 Halftime Show,” ABC’s “The Little Mermaid Live!”). Sally Wood (“BRIT Awards 2021,” “An Audience with Adele”) is Fulwell 73 Productions’ creative showrunner, with Gabe Turner, Emma Conway and Lou Fox as executive producers.
Hollywood Bowl’s visual transformation into Casita is brought to life by NorthHouse (Coldplay on “The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee”). The concert event is produced by Fulwell 73 Productions, Live Nation-Hewitt Silva and Disney Concerts, along with AMP Worldwide, the team behind several highly acclaimed live-to-film events at the Hollywood Bowl, including Disney’s “Beauty and the Beast in Concert,” starring Zooey Deschanel and Kelsey Grammer, and Disney’s “The Nightmare Before Christmas,” starring Danny Elfman and Catherine O’Hara.For Disney Branded Television, Marc Buhaj is vice president, unscripted and nonfiction, and Nicole Silveira is vice president, unscripted .
Conductor Anthony Parnther leads the full orchestra, performing the film’s score and beloved songs live-to-picture, and the outstanding cast and special guest artists perform the film’s acclaimed songs live. A Colombian band, with musicians from the original soundtrack, accompanies the orchestra.
Walt Disney Animation Studios’ “Encanto” tells the story of an extraordinary family, the Madrigals, who live hidden in the mountains of Colombia in a magical house in a vibrant city located in a wonderful, charming place called an Encanto. The magic of the Encanto has blessed each child in the family with a unique gift from super strength to the power to heal – each child except one: Mirabel. But when she discovers that the magic surrounding Encanto is in danger, Mirabel decides that she – the only ordinary madrigal – may just be her exceptional family’s last hope.
The “Encanto” Original Motion Picture Soundtrack features eight original songs by Academy Award®-nominated, Tony® and GRAMMY®-winning songwriter/composer Lin-Manuel Miranda (“Hamilton,” “Moana”) with an original score by Academy Award®-nominated composer Germaine Franco. The RIAA platinum-certified soundtrack held No. 1 on the Billboard 200 albums chart for nine non-consecutive weeks, and the three-time RIAA platinum-certified song “We Don’t Talk About Bruno” topped the Hot 100 chart for five weeks.
The soundtrack and song held the No. 1 position on the Billboard 200 and Hot 100 simultaneously for five consecutive weeks. “Encanto’s” Original Motion Picture Soundtrack was nominated for three GRAMMY® Awards – Compilation Soundtrack for Visual Media Album, Score Soundtrack for Visual Media and Song Written for Visual Media for “We Don’t Talk About Bruno.”
Watch the new trailer here: