The Long Beach Symphony Orchestra (LBSO) is continuing its “This Ain’t Your Daddy’s POPS!” season on Saturday, January 15 with “The Music of John Williams,” which will feature Principal POPS! Conductor Steven Reineke and songs from Williams’s hit Hollywood films.
During a career that has spanned six decades, Williams composed numerous film scores including those for Jaws, the Star Wars Saga, Superman, the Indiana Jones films, E.T.: the Extra-Terrestrial, Hook, Jurassic Park, Schindler’s List, Home Alone, and three Harry Potter films. Many of the well-known scores will be performed at Saturday night’s show.
Also attending the performance will be Imperial Stormtroopers from the Southern California Garrison of the 501 Legion. They will be in the audience and may join the performers onstage.
The floor of the Long Beach Arena will be adorned with 300 decorated tables of 10. Concertgoers have the option of bringing their own food and beverages or asking for catering service.
The performance starts at 8pm at the Long Beach Arena, 300 East Ocean Blvd. Tickets start at $20.