Resident Conductor Morihiko Nakahara leads this concert featuring the legendary film scores from the Star Wars series, including The Phantom Menace, The Force Awakens and Rogue One. For the first time this year, we’ll have projection mapping provided by Sensebellum. Eight projectors creates amazing special effects lighting during the concert, including spinning planets in space.
Catch some memorable photo opportunities, take in Star War exhibits, and enjoy drink specials from the Mos Eisley Cantina while listening to live music provided by Rbmc Jazz. Meet and greet our characters before the show, inclding members of the 501st Legion. Star Wars-themed costumes are welcome at these fun concerts, and prizes will be awarded. Doors open 90 minutes before each concert.
John Williams ● “Main Title” from Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope Gustav Holst ● “Mars” from The Planets John Williams ● “Flag Parade” from Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace John Williams ● “Across the Stars” from Star Wars Episode II: Attack of the Clones Michael Giacchino ● “The Imperial Suite” from Rogue One: A Star Wars Story Michael Giacchino ● “Jyn Erso & Hope Suite” from Rogue One: A Star Wars Story John Williams ● “Imperial March” from Star Wars Episode V: The Empire Strikes Back John Williams● “Cantina Band” from Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope Gustav Holst● “Jupiter” from The Planets John Williams● “Here They Come” from Star Wars Episode VI: Return of the Jedi John Williams● “Parade of the Ewoks” from Star Wars Episode VI: Return of the Jedi John Williams● “The Asteroid Field” from Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens John Williams● “Princess Leia’s Theme” from Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope John Williams● “The Jedi Steps and Finale” from Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens
About the Star Wars Film Series:
The epic Star Wars series recounts space adventures set "a long time ago in a galaxy far, far away." The original trilogy includes Episode IV: A New Hope (originally released as Star Wars in 1977), Episode V: The Empire Strikes Back (1980) and Episode VI: Return of the Jedi (1983).
The prequel trilogy consists of Episode I: The Phantom Menace (1999), Episode II: Attack of the Clones (2002) and Episode III: Revenge of the Sith (2005).
The sequel trilogy currently consists of Episode VII: The Force Awakens (2015) and Episode VIII: The Last Jedi, to be released in theaters December 15, 2017. Production has begun on Episode IX, the final episode of the sequel trilogy.
John Williams has composed scores for all 9 of the Star Wars series, winning an Academy award for Best Original Score for the original Star Wars film (1977).
Also included on the program is music from Rogue One, an anthology film that ends immediately before Episode IV: A New Hope, with music composed by Michael Giacchino, whose work has garnered an Academy Award (for Up) and multiple Grammy Awards.
Tickets for this concert may be purchased with personalized service at the Box Office of Martin Woldson Theater at The Fox, 1001 West Sprague Avenue, or by calling 509-624-1200. They are also available online and at all TicketsWest outlets.