Danny Elfman's Music from the Films of Tim Burton

CSO Goes to the Movies

Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Ted Sperling, Conductor
The Lakeside Singers [ Robert Bowker, Director]
Andrew Berkebile, Boy Soprano

Tuesday, July 14, 2015
4:30 PM
Donor Gates Open
5:00 PM
Public Gates Open
8:00 PM
Concert Starts

Tickets: $50/25
Lawn: $25

Burton costume deal

Ticket & dining package $60 

Dining Package: You can make the concert a complete evening out when you purchase the concert/dining package for $60 per person. This convenient package comes complete with dinner in the Mirabelle followed by the performance in the Pavilion.


Danny Elfman’s Music from the Films of Tim Burton

Selections from: Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Pee-Wee’s Big Adventure, Beetlejuice, Sleepy Hollow, Mars Attacks, Big Fish, Batman and Batman Returns, Planet of the Apes, Corpse Bride, Dark Shadows, Frankenweenie, The Nightmare Before Christmas, Edward Scissorhands, and Alice in Wonderland

Park Details

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Tonight's concert features a video screen on the lawn. View the full listing.

Entertainment Journalist Dean Richards and Bill Zwecker Talk Movie Music

Bill Zwecker and Dean Richards

Entertainment journalists Dean Richards of WGN TV and Radio and Bill Zwecker of Fox News and the Chicago Sun-Times share their insights and experiences at a special discussion before tonight's concert. This unique discussion with two of the most famous faces in Chicago is free and open to ticket holders. Topics will include the powerful bond between filmmakers and their go-to composers. This presentation will be held in front of the video screen on the north lawn. 

Concert Information

(Film selections shown on Pavilion and lawn video screens)


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