The Utah Symphony Announces "Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone™" In Concert With Utah Symphony At Deer Valley® Music Festival Featured

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (July3, 2017) – The Utah Symphony announced today that the orchestra will perform Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone in Concert on July 22, 2017 at 7 PM at Deer Valley® Snow Park Amphitheater as part of the Deer Valley Music Festival. The concert will feature the Utah Symphony performing live, to picture, every note from Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone. Audiences will relive the magic of the entire film in high-definition on a 40-foot screen while hearing the orchestra perform John Williams’ unforgettable score live. Tickets start at $36 and $15 for youth (ages 8-18), and are available via www.deervalleymusicfestival.org/ or by calling 801-533-6683.
 
 

 

“The Deer Valley Music Festival experience has always been exceptional, pairing the stunning outdoor venue at Snow Park Amphitheater with live orchestral music performed by our full Utah Symphony,” said Utah Symphony | Utah Opera President and CEO Paul Meecham. “Presenting the full-length ‘Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone’ in Concert at our festival with the soundtrack performed live by the orchestra is something very special that we know will appeal to families and fans of all ages.”
 
CineConcerts and Warner Bros. Consumer Products announced the Harry Potter Film Concert Series, a new global concert tour celebrating the Harry Potter films, early last year.  The Harry Potter Film Concert that kicked off in June 2016 is another magical experience from J.K. Rowling’s Wizarding World and is scheduled to include hundreds of performances across more than 35 countries around the world through 2018.
 
Justin Freer, President of CineConcerts and Producer/Conductor of the Harry Potter Film Concert Series explains, "The Harry Potter film series is a once-in-a-lifetime cultural phenomenon that continues to delight millions of fans around the world. It is with great pleasure that we introduce for the first time ever an opportunity to experience the award-winning music scores played live by a symphony orchestra, all while the beloved film is simultaneously projected onto the big screen. It will be an unforgettable event.” 
 
Brady Beaubien of CineConcerts and Concert Producer for the Harry Potter Film Concert Series added, “Harry Potter is synonymous with excitement around the entire world and we hope that by performing this incredible music with the full movie, audiences will enjoy returning to this magical world, and to the many wonderful characters that inhabit it.”
  
CineConcerts is one of the leading producers of live music experiences performed with visual media. Founded by producer/conductor Justin Freer and producer/writer Brady Beaubien, CineConcerts has engaged millions of people worldwide in concert presentations that redefine the evolution of live experience. Recent and current live concert experiences include Gladiator, The Godfather, It’s a Wonderful Life, DreamWorks Animation In Concert, Star Trek: The Ultimate Voyage 50th Anniversary Concert Tour, and Breakfast at Tiffany’s. Justin Freer has quickly become one of the most sought-after conductors of film music with a long list of full symphonic live to projection projects.  He has appeared with some of the world’s leading orchestras including the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, London Philharmonic Orchestra, New York Philharmonic, Philadelphia Orchestra, Philharmonia Orchestra, San Francisco Symphony and Sydney Symphony Orchestra. From full-length movie screenings with live orchestra to music-interactive sporting event experiences to original 3D-environment holiday programming, CineConcerts is at the forefront of live entertainment.
 
For more information on the Harry Potter Film Concert Series, please visit www.harrypotterinconcert.com
 
PROGRAM
Utah Symphony Presents
Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone™ in Concert with the Utah Symphony 
 
July 22, 2017 | 7:00 PM 
2250 Deer Valley Drive South, Park City, Utah
 
Act One 75 minutes
 
INTERMISSION 
 
Act Two 80 minutes
 
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VENUE INFORMATION
Maximum chair height at Snow Park Outdoor Amphitheater is nine inches from the ground. Gates will open to all ticket holders approximately two hours before the performance begins. Patrons must be present to save a spot in line. Unattended items will be removed. Valid picture ID is required to pick up tickets at will call. No ticket reprinting is available for general admission seating. Outside food and drinks are allowed at the venue, and there are a variety of concession services at the venue offered by Deer Valley® Resort.
 
About Deer Valley Music Festival
The Deer Valley® Music Festival (DVMF) is Utah Symphony | Utah Opera’s (USUO) summer home in the mountain resort town of Park City, Utah. The 2017 festival marks the 14th season of providing chamber music, classical, and pops offerings in several venues: the Deer Valley® Resort Snow Park Outdoor Amphitheater, St. Mary’s Church, and salon events in private homes in the Park City area. The goal of the Deer Valley® Music Festival is to consistently deliver a high quality and musically diverse experience in casual settings of unparalleled natural beauty. For more information, visit www.deervalleymusicfestival.org/
 
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About Warner Bros. Consumer Products
Warner Bros. Consumer Products, a Warner Bros. Entertainment Company is one of the leading licensing and retail merchandising organizations in the world.  For more information on the Harry Potter Film Concert Series, please visit www.harrypotterinconcert.com.
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Utah Symphony | Utah Opera:
Renée Huang, Public Relations Director
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CineConcerts:
Andrew P. Alderete
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Warner Bros Consumer Products 
Stephanie Clark 
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HARRY POTTER characters, names and related indicia are © & ™ Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. J.K. ROWLING`S WIZARDING WORLD™ J.K. Rowling and Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. Publishing Rights © JKR. (s17)