The action-packed adventure pits man against prehistoric predators in the ultimate battle for survival. Featuring visually stunning imagery and groundbreaking special effects, this epic film is sheer movie magic 65 million years in the making.
Now audiences can experience “Jurassic Park” as never before: projected in HD at USANA Amphitheatre with the Utah Symphony performing John Williams’ iconic score live to picture.
Welcome… to “Jurassic Park!”
The “Jurassic Park” performance is sponsored by Zions Bank and builds upon an overwhelming audience appetite for film screenings in coupled with live orchestra playing the score, a series the Utah Symphony launched two seasons ago. The orchestra’s 2018-19 main season features the Zions Bank Films in Concert series: five orchestra presentations paired with blockbuster and award-winning motion pictures on the big screen at Abravanel Hall.
“Ghostbusters,” the 1980s cult classic about a team of Columbia University scientists who wage a high-tech battle against the supernatural, will kick off the opening of the Films in Concert series on November 2 and 3; “Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban™ In Concert,” the third Harry Potter film in the series, will be presented on November 29, 30 and December 1; Academy Award® winner for Best Picture, “Casablanca,” will follow on March 1 and 2; the adventures of Luke Skywalker and John Williams’ epic score will hit the screen with “Star Wars: A New Hope” on May 9, 11 and 13; and the fourth Harry Potter film in the series, “Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire™ In Concert,” will conclude the Films in Concert series next June 20, 21 and 22.
“Jurassic Park” in Concert with the Utah Symphony
September 8, 2018 | 8 PM
USANA Amphitheatre (5150 Upper Ridge Road, West Valley City)
Connor Gray Covington, conductor
Tickets are $25-$85, and a family four pack is $100, and can be found at: smithstix.com
Jurassic Park is a trademark and copyright of Universal Studios and Amblin Entertainment, Inc. Licensed by Universal Studios. All rights reserved.
About the Utah Symphony
Founded in 1940, the Utah Symphony performs more than 175 concerts each season and offers all Utahns easy access to world-class live musical performances of the world’s greatest music in the state’s top venues. Since being named the orchestra’s seventh music director in 2009, Thierry Fischer has attracted leading musicians and top soloists, refreshed programming, drawn increased audiences, and galvanized community support. In addition to numerous regional and domestic tours, including the Mighty 5® Tour of Utah’s national parks, the Utah Symphony has embarked on seven international tours and performed at Carnegie Hall in Spring 2016 coinciding with the orchestra’s 75th anniversary celebrations. The Utah Symphony has released more than 100 recordings, including Mahler’s Symphony No. 8 (2017), Mahler’s Symphony No. 1 (2015), and “Dawn to Dust” (2016), which features three Utah Symphony-commissioned works by Nico Muhly, Andrew Norman, and Augusta Read Thomas. Utah Symphony | Utah Opera, the orchestra’s parent organization, reaches 450,000 residents in Utah and the Intermountain region, with educational outreach programs serving around 75,000 students annually. In addition to performances in its home in Salt Lake City, Abravanel Hall, and concerts throughout the state of Utah, the Utah Symphony participates in Utah Opera's four annual productions at the Janet Quinney Lawson Capitol Theatre and presents the six-week Deer Valley® Music Festival each summer in Park City, Utah. With its many subscription, education, and outreach concerts and tours, the Utah Symphony is one of the most engaged orchestras in the nation. For more information visit www.utahsymphony.org
Season Sponsor for Utah Symphony | Utah Opera is the George S. and Dolores Doré Eccles Foundation.
About Live Nation
Live Nation has been producing concerts and events in Utah and surrounding states for more than forty years. Ownership of venues include: the USANA Amphitheatre (20,000 person capacity venue, located in West Valley City, UT) and The Depot (located in downtown Salt Lake City at The Gateway shopping center). Live Nation Salt Lake City also produces shows at surrounding venues: Maverik Center, Vivint Smart Home Arena, Kingsbury Hall, and Abravanel Hall. On average, more than 180 shows are produced each year, ensuring quality entertainment is brought to our community.
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