Tickets & Events
Alien Invasion: Orchestra from Planet X
Saturday, February 8, 2014
Aliens have invaded Orchestra Hall! What happens when two extraterrestrials stumble into a Chicago Symphony Orchestra concert? Find out during this sci-fi thriller featuring well-known masterworks and out-of-this-world surprises.
Recommended for ages 5 and up.
Each performance is preceded by a series of educational preconcert activities, including performances by students from local community music schools, composition and conducting activities led by musicians from the Civic Orchestra of Chicago and an Instrument Petting Zoo, and more. We invite you to arrive at Symphony Center one hour before each performance for these activities.
Miller Overture to Planet X
Gillis Symphony X, (Big D)
Copland Variations on a Shaker Melody from Appalachian Spring
Copland “Hoe-Down” from Rodeo
Gottschalk Symphony No. 1
Gould American Symphonette No. 2
Anderson The Typewriter Song
Williams Flying Theme from E.T.: The Extra-Terrestrial
Additional Dates for this Performance
This performance is part of the:
Family A Series >
All 2014/15 Single Tickets and CYO Packages will be on sale August 8, 2014.
Selected performances will be on sale July 2014. Details to be announced.
In the meantime, 2014/15 single tickets can be purchased online by adding a subscription package to your cart, which will activate next season's single ticket purchase options at special subscriber prices. You MUST have a 2014/15 subscription package in your cart or pricing will not be adjusted.
Current subscribers please call 312-294-3000 to purchase add-on single tickets by phone.