Watch ‘Harry Potter’ with a live orchestra beginning June 2016
Warner Bros and CineConcerts have announced live “Harry Potter” concert beginning this June.
As “Jurassic Park” and “Back to the Future” have done before it, “Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone” will be screened with a live orchestra performing John Williams’ iconic soundtrack, beginning June 23 at The Mann Center in Philadelphia. Tickets go on sale Saturday, February 20th at 10 a.m. via MannCenter.org, Ticketmaster.com, 800–745–3000, or the Mann’s Center Box Office.
After Philadelphia, the “Harry Potter Film Concert Series” will play with orchestras from the San Diego Symphony, Nashville Symphony, Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra, Grand Rapids Pops and Symphony Silicon Valley.
“The Harry Potter film series is one of those once-in-a-lifetime cultural phenomena that continues to delight millions of fans around the world,” explains Justin Freer, President of CineConcerts and Producer/Conductor of The Harry Potter Film Concert Series explains.
“It is with great pleasure that we introduce for the first time ever an opportunity to experience the award-winning music scores played live by a symphony orchestra, all while the beloved film is simultaneously projected onto the big screen. It will be an unforgettable event.”
“Harry Potter is synonymous with excitement around the entire world and we hope that by performing this incredible music with the full movie, audiences will enjoy returning to this world, and to the many wonderful characters and adventures that inhabit it,” added Brady Beaubien, CineConcerts C0-founder and Concert Producer for The Harry Potter Film Concert Series.