Experience a thrilling new presentation of the seminal film On the Waterfront, winner of eight Academy Awards® including Best Picture. The Chicago Symphony Orchestra performs Leonard Bernstein’s electrifying score as the newly re-mastered film is shown in high definition on the big screen. Directed by Elia Kazan with screenplay by Budd Schulberg, and starring Marlon Brando, Karl Malden, Lee J. Cobb and Eva Marie Saint in her first film role, this classic romantic tragedy remains one of the greatest achievements in the history of movie-making.
Of "On the Waterfront," film critic Roger once observed: "The acting and the best dialogue passages have an impact that has not dimmed; it is still possible to feel the power of the film and of Marlon Brando and Elia Kazan, who changed American movie acting forever." Read more at CSO Sounds & Stories >
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October 16, 2015 / 7:30 p.m.
Schaumburg Prairie Center for the Arts
October 17, 2015 / 7:30 p.m.
October 18, 2015 / 2:30 p.m.
Hemmens Cultural Center
Matthew Kraemer, conductor
Dundee-Crown High School Chamber Choir under the direction of Lisa Bettcher.
Strauss – Also sprach Zarathustra (Fanfare from 2001: A Space Odyssey)
Silvestri – Suite from Back to the FutureCuster –Star Trek Through the Years
Giacchino –Star Trek Into Darkness
Horner –Suite No. 1 from AliensWilliams –Close Encounters of the Third KindStrauss –Blue Danube Waltz (2001: A Space Odyssey)
Williams –Music from Star Wars
This sci-fi concert connects you to music that brings science fiction to life. Hear music from si-fi classics such as Star Wars, Star Trek, Back to the Future and more!