Richard Kaufman, conductor
Jurassic Park (1993)
Directed by Steven Spielberg
Score by John Williams
TM and © Universal Studios
MPAA - Rated PG-13
Enjoy pre-concert entertainment by the Orange County Wind Ensemble from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at the Plaza Pacifica entrance.
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A soundtrack 65 million years in the making! Experience the classic film while Pacific Symphony performs John Williams’ thrilling score live. Masterfully directed by Steven Spielberg and based on the novel by Michael Crichton, “Jurassic Park” transports you to a secluded island where scientists have succeeded in reviving the age of dinosaurs. in a brand new, immersive theme park, the likes of which have never been seen before.
Renowned paleontologists Alan Grant (Sam Neill) and Ellie Sattler (Laura Dern) are part of an exclusive group invited to the island for a sneak preview of the park’s wonders. When things go terribly wrong, they must fight for their lives against unimaginable dangers in a desperate attempt to escape from a world gone mad…a world in which dinosaurs once again rule the earth.
Experience this ground-breaking blockbuster as never before: projected in HD onto the big screen above the orchestra while Pacific Symphony performs Williams’ magnificent score live to film. Welcome… to Jurassic Park!
Picnicking at the concert
You are allowed to bring your own food, wine and non-alcoholic beverages onto the premises, but please note that glass containers and glassware are not permitted inside the amphitheater itself. Outside beer is not allowed. Additional food and beverages may be purchased at the concession stands inside the amphitheater. The gates open at 6 p.m. for picnicking. Picnic tables will be available at the Plaza Pacifica entrance. Or, if you prefer, you can picnic at your seats.
Learn more about Jurassic Park. composer John Williams and Principal Pops Conductor Richard Kaufman in the program notes.
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