Earlier this summer we reported on the US debut of ‘Star Trek Live In Concert’ series of orchestral performances of the music of Star Trek shown along with screenings of JJ Abrams Star Trek and Star Trek Into Darkness. And now new dates have been added to the schedule, this time down under in Australia. Details below.
Star Trek Live In Concert Goes To Australia
New dates have been added for Star Trek Live In Concert’ for Brisbane and Melbourne in Australia. On Saturday January 31st and Sunday February 1st 2015 the Melbourne Symphony Orchestra will perform Michael Giacchino’s score live to an HD screening of JJ Abrams’ Star Trek. And on Saturday February 7th the Queensland Symphony will do the same in Brisbane, Australia. Tickets for the Melbourne show range from $50-$120 and go on sale September 10th. You can also join the waitlist for tickets for the Brisbane showing.
Promo for Queensland event
Currently Michael Giacchino is not schedule to attend either of the events in Australia. Giacchino is very busy currently, as he is currently working on the scores for three feature films to be released in the summer of 2015 (Inside Out, Jurassic World, and Tomorrowland.
Here is the current schedule for Star Trek Live In Concert.
July 31: Philadelphia, PA – Philadelphia Orchestra – Star Trek Into Darkness – [TICKETS]
October 17 & 18 San Antonio, TX – San Antonio Symphony – Star Trek Into Darkness [TICKETS]
January 30, 2015 – Portland, OR – Oregon Symphony – Star Trek (2009) [TICKETS]
January 31 & February 1, 2015 – Melbourne, Australia – Melbourne Symphony – Star Trek (2009) [TICKETS]
February 7, 2015 – Brisbane, Australia – Queensland Symphony – Star Trek (2009) [TICKETS]
March 21, 2015 – Toronto, Ontario Canada– Kitchener-Waterloo Symphony – Star Trek (2009) [TICKETS]
March 27, 2015 – Louisville, KY– Louisville Orchestra – Star Trek (2009) [TICKETS]
NOTE: More dates, cities may be added. TrekMovie will update closer to events
Reminder: Star Trek Into Darkness Deluxe Edition
Last month Varese Sarabande released the Deluxe Edition of Michael Giacchino’s score for Star Trek Into Darkness with 51 tracks and 2 hours of music total. The limited edition 2-CD set costs $26.98 and can be purchased at VareseSarabande.com.