Articles & Interviews
Jul 5, 2016
The San Francisco Symphony performs live accompaniment to the animated film "Ratatouille." (Photo - courtesy of CAMI)
On July 14 and 15, Star Trek fans of every generation will be delighted by a celebration of the 50th anniversary of the television and movie empire. The Symphony will perform selections from the musical scores from "Star Trek: The Original Series," “The Next Generation,” “Deep Space Nine” and a variety of iconic Star Trek movies while footage rolls on the big screen. Live long and prosper, Symphony fans.
On July 16 and 17 the Symphony performs the Grammy Award-winning score to the popular Disney Pixar movie "Ratatouille" live while the movie is projected on the big screen. Prior to the July 17 matinee performance, Academy Award-winners Brad Bird (director and screenwriter) and Michael Giacchino (composer) will discuss the creative process behind "Ratatouille."
If you go
"Star Trek: The Ultimate Voyage" July 14 and 15 at 7:30pm. "Ratatouille" in Concert July 16 and 17 at 2pm. July 17 pre-concert talk with "Ratatouille" director and screenwriter Brad Bird and composer Michael Giacchino at 1pm. Davies Symphony Hall, (415) 864-6000, sfsymphony.org.