Symphony In The Glen and Nederlander Concerts will host the 4th extravaganza on Saturday, October 25, presented by Children’s Hospital Los Angeles.
Featuring the 60-piece Symphony In The Glen Orchestra with Maestro Arthur B. Rubinstein, the program will present a creepy collection of frightening favorites.
The EEK! At The Greek! Musical Program includes “Infernal Dance” from the Firebird by Igor Stravinksy, Danse Macabre by Camille Saint-Saens, Funeral March of the Marionette with children conductors, “Gnomes” from Pictures at an Exhibition by Modest Mussorgsky, and the Devil Dance by John Williams. As a special feature, the concert will present a World Premier live performance of the cartoon Skeleton Dance from Disney’s 1929 “Silly Symphonies”. The cartoon will be accompanied by a performance of the original music by Carl Stalling. The program will also feature Zigeunerweisen (“Gipsy Airs”) by Pablo de Sarasate, which will be played by young violinist soloist, Sandy Cameron.
Adding to the festivities, The Greek Theatre’s front plaza will be transformed into a “Trick-or-Treat Village,” welcoming families to bring their children for Halloween activities from 4:30-6:30 pm, including…
- safe trick-or-treating
- arts & crafts
- face painting
- a costume contest and more!
The costume contest will begin at 4:30 pm in the front plaza with the finale taking place during intermission on The Greek Theatre’s main stage.
Symphony In The Glen is a 501(c) (3) nonprofit organization with the mission of cultivating new generations of classical music lovers. The orchestra comprises professional musicians whose talents and skills grace the premier orchestras of Los Angeles.
Tickets Go On Sale Friday, September 19 at 10:00 AM. Tickets are available at The Greek Theatre box office, online at Ticketmaster.com, at all Ticketmaster outlets or charge-by-phone at (800) 745-3000. All dates, acts and ticket prices subject to change without notice. A service charge is added to each ticket price. For more information, visit GreekTheatreLA.com.