Monday, October 19, 2009
Lights! Camera! Orchestra! October 24
WHAT: “THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA” Debut Concert of NEW series!
Series sponsor: First National Bank Concert sponsor: Woodmen of the World
WHEN: Saturday, October 24, 2009 @ 8 PM
WHERE: Holland Performing Arts Center 1200 Douglas Street
TICKETS: Starting at $10! Call 402.342.3560 or order online @ www.omahasymphony.org
Omaha, Neb – Get in the Halloween spirit with the Omaha Symphony at Phantom of the Opera on October 24 at 8 p.m. at the Holland Performing Arts Center. Concertgoers will watch the classic 1925 silent film The Phantom of the Opera starring Lon Chaney on a big screen above the orchestra. Musicians will provide a live, spooky soundtrack, showcasing ghoulish gems like Gounod’s Faust and Saint-Saën’s Danse macabre.
Delighting eyes and ears, this performance marks the debut of the symphony’s new Sights & Sounds Series. This exciting programming combines the best of movies and music to create a unique entertainment experience for all ages. Other Sights and Sounds performances this season include Bugs Bunny on Broadway—a celebration of Warner Bros. cartoon classics—and A Space Odyssey, featuring exclusive NASA footage.