Nov 23

Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back in Concert

CSO at the Movies

7:30 PM Friday, November 23, 2018

The saga continues at Symphony Center with Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back. After the destruction of the Death Star, the Empire has regrouped—with Darth Vader leading the hunt for Luke Skywalker. Don’t miss one of the most popular science fiction films of all time shown on the big screen with John Williams’ unforgettable score—from the brassy and foreboding Imperial March to the noble Yoda’s Theme—performed by the Chicago Symphony Orchestra.

Presentation licensed by Disney Concerts in association with 20th Century Fox, Lucasfilm Ltd., and Warner /Chappell Music. © 2018 & TM LUCASFILM LTD. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED © DISNEY

RELATED PERFORMANCES
Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back In Concert - November 24 & 25

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Program

Williams The Empire Strikes Back

Feb 15

North by Northwest

CSO at the Movies

7:30 PM Friday, February 15, 2019

Mistaken identities, thrilling chase scenes and daring escapes—master of suspense Alfred Hitchcock's North by Northwest is one of the most popular spy thrillers of all time. Starring Cary Grant and Eva Marie Saint, it follows the ill-fated journey of an advertising executive as he is pursued across America by a group of mysterious agents. Be swept away as the Chicago Symphony Orchestra brings Bernard Herrmann's exhilarating, pulsating score to life alongside this classic suspense film.

Program

Herrmann North by Northwest

Mar 22

An American in Paris

CSO at the Movies

7:30 PM Friday, March 22, 2019

Winner of six Academy Awards®, the movie musical An American in Paris starring Gene Kelly features unforgettable songs and stunning dance sequences set against the backdrop of 1950s Paris. Experience this classic film as you never have before on the big screen with the timeless music of George Gershwin performed by the Chicago Symphony Orchestra.

RELATED PERFORMANCES
An American in Paris — March 24

Program

Gershwin An American in Paris

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