Gamers and non-gamers alike, don’t miss this explosive, one-of-a-kind entertainment experience! Be immersed in the most popular video games of all time in this concert featuring exclusive cutting-edge video screen visuals, state-of-the-art lighting and special FX, video game music arrangements, unique interactive segments, and more. Created, produced, and hosted by industry veteran and superstar Tommy Tallarico, Video Games Live™ has been heralded as "Captivating! Bombastic!" (The New York Times) and “Ingenious and fantastic!” (Los Angeles Times).
“Incredibly compelling, powerful and emotional.” —THE WASHINGTON POST
Come early for exciting pre-concert activities in the lobby:
GUITAR HERO COMPETITION: Give it your best shot in a Guitar Hero competition starting one hour prior to the concert. Winner plays on stage with the San Francisco Symphony!
COSTUME CONTEST: Don your finest video game character costume! The winner will be selected from the stage just prior to the concert.
ULTIMATE GAMER VIP EXPERIENCE: Starting at 6:30pm, this VIP experience includes special reception, goodies, and priority access to the post-concert meet and greet. Sold separately through Video Games Live! (You must also have a concert ticket to enter Davies Symphony Hall). Click here to buy VIP tickets.
After the concert, join a meet and greet reception with game industry luminaries, including the composers of Monkey Island, among others! (Free for all ticketholders.)
San Francisco Symphony
Music from Final Fantasy, World of Warcraft, Super Mario Brothers, a special 25th anniversary Zelda celebration, and more!
Concert length is approximately 2 hours.
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Footage from the first performance of Video Games Live: