For the first time in Norfolk, audiences will experience the Virginia Symphony Orchestra performing music to the entire film live from one of the most beloved film series in history.
Virginia Symphony Orchestra and Chrysler Hall announced today that the Virginia Symphony Orchestra will perform Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone™ in Concert on November 25, 2017 @ 7:30PM as part of the Harry Potter Film Concert Series. The concert will feature the Virginia Symphony Orchestra performing to picture, every note from Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone™. Audiences will be able to relive the magic of the film in high-definition on a 40-foot screen while hearing the live symphony orchestra perform John Williams’ unforgettable score.
CineConcerts and Warner Bros. Consumer Products announced the Harry Potter Film Concert Series, a new global concert tour celebrating the Harry Potter films, early last year. The Harry Potter Film Concert that kicked off in June 2016 is another magical experience from J.K. Rowling’s Wizarding World and is scheduled to include hundreds of performances across more than 35 countries around the world through 2018.
“The Harry Potter film series is a once-in-a-lifetime cultural phenomenon that continues to delight millions of fans around the world,” said Justin Freer, President of CineConcerts and Producer/Conductor of the Harry Potter Film Concert Series. “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.”
CineConcerts is one of the leading producers of live music experiences performed with visual media. Founded by producer/conductor Justin Freer and producer/writer Brady Beaubien, CineConcerts has engaged millions of people worldwide in concert presentations that redefine the evolution of live experience. Recent and current live concert experiences include Gladiator, The Godfather, It’s a Wonderful Life, DreamWorks Animation In Concert, Star Trek: The Ultimate Voyage 50th Anniversary Concert Tour, and Breakfast at Tiffany’s.
“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 magical world, and to the many wonderful characters that inhabit it,” said Brady Beaubien of CineConcerts and Concert Producer for the Harry Potter Film Concert Series.
Tickets go on sale Friday, August 11, 2017 at 10:00AM via Virigniasymphony.org or Ticketmaster.com, in person at the VSO Box Office or Scope Arena Box Office and by calling 757.892.6366 or 800-745-3000.
For more information on the Harry Potter Film Concert Series, please visit harrypotterinconcert.com.