Star Wars: A New Hope—In Concert

Part of Star Wars Film Concert Series.

“The Force is strong with this one….”

Set 30 years after Star Wars: The Phantom Menace, Star Wars: A New Hope, the fourth episode of the saga, returns to the desert planet of Tatooine. A young Luke Skywalker (Mark Hamill) begins to discover his destiny when, searching for a lost droid, he is saved by reclusive Jedi Obi-Wan Kenobi (Alec Guinness). As civil war rages in the galaxy, and Rebel forces struggle against the evil Galactic Empire, Luke and Obi-Wan enlist the aid of hotshot pilot Han Solo (Harrison Ford). Joined by the quirky droid duo R2-D2 and C-3PO, the unlikely team sets out to rescue Rebel leader Princess Leia (Carrie Fisher) and make use of the stolen plans to destroy the Empire’s ultimate weapon.

In a legendary confrontation, the rogue group mounts an attack against the Death Star for a climactic battle with the evil Sith Lord Darth Vader.

Concert running time is approximately 126 minutes, plus a 15-minute intermission. Intermission occurs approximately 66 minutes into the film.

Concert Dates

A New Hope - Jan 23, 2019 7:30PM

Part of Star Wars Film Concert Series.

“The Force is strong with this one….”

Set 30 years after Star Wars: The Phantom Menace, Star Wars: A New Hope, the fourth episode of the saga, returns to the desert planet of Tatooine. A young Luke Skywalker (Mark Hamill) begins to discover his destiny when, searching for a lost droid, he is saved by reclusive Jedi Obi-Wan Kenobi (Alec Guinness). As civil war rages in the galaxy, and Rebel forces struggle against the evil Galactic Empire, Luke and Obi-Wan enlist the aid of hotshot pilot Han Solo (Harrison Ford). Joined by the quirky droid duo R2-D2 and C-3PO, the unlikely team sets out to rescue Rebel leader Princess Leia (Carrie Fisher) and make use of the stolen plans to destroy the Empire’s ultimate weapon.

In a legendary confrontation, the rogue group mounts an attack against the Death Star for a climactic battle with the evil Sith Lord Darth Vader.

Concert running time is approximately 126 minutes, plus a 15-minute intermission. Intermission occurs approximately 66 minutes into the film.

Wednesday, January 23, 2019 - 7:30pm

Performers

Sarah Hicks
conductor

Venue

Roy Thomson Hall

60 Simcoe St
Toronto, ON
M5J 2H5

A New Hope - Jan 24, 2019 7:30PM

Part of Star Wars Film Concert Series.

“The Force is strong with this one….”

Set 30 years after Star Wars: The Phantom Menace, Star Wars: A New Hope, the fourth episode of the saga, returns to the desert planet of Tatooine. A young Luke Skywalker (Mark Hamill) begins to discover his destiny when, searching for a lost droid, he is saved by reclusive Jedi Obi-Wan Kenobi (Alec Guinness). As civil war rages in the galaxy, and Rebel forces struggle against the evil Galactic Empire, Luke and Obi-Wan enlist the aid of hotshot pilot Han Solo (Harrison Ford). Joined by the quirky droid duo R2-D2 and C-3PO, the unlikely team sets out to rescue Rebel leader Princess Leia (Carrie Fisher) and make use of the stolen plans to destroy the Empire’s ultimate weapon.

In a legendary confrontation, the rogue group mounts an attack against the Death Star for a climactic battle with the evil Sith Lord Darth Vader.

Concert running time is approximately 126 minutes, plus a 15-minute intermission. Intermission occurs approximately 66 minutes into the film.

Thursday, January 24, 2019 - 7:30pm

Performers

Sarah Hicks
conductor

Venue

Roy Thomson Hall

60 Simcoe St
Toronto, ON
M5J 2H5

A New Hope - Jan 25, 2019 7:30PM

Part of Star Wars Film Concert Series.

“The Force is strong with this one….”

Set 30 years after Star Wars: The Phantom Menace, Star Wars: A New Hope, the fourth episode of the saga, returns to the desert planet of Tatooine. A young Luke Skywalker (Mark Hamill) begins to discover his destiny when, searching for a lost droid, he is saved by reclusive Jedi Obi-Wan Kenobi (Alec Guinness). As civil war rages in the galaxy, and Rebel forces struggle against the evil Galactic Empire, Luke and Obi-Wan enlist the aid of hotshot pilot Han Solo (Harrison Ford). Joined by the quirky droid duo R2-D2 and C-3PO, the unlikely team sets out to rescue Rebel leader Princess Leia (Carrie Fisher) and make use of the stolen plans to destroy the Empire’s ultimate weapon.

In a legendary confrontation, the rogue group mounts an attack against the Death Star for a climactic battle with the evil Sith Lord Darth Vader.

Concert running time is approximately 126 minutes, plus a 15-minute intermission. Intermission occurs approximately 66 minutes into the film.

Friday, January 25, 2019 - 7:30pm

Performers

Sarah Hicks
conductor

Venue

Roy Thomson Hall

60 Simcoe St
Toronto, ON
M5J 2H5

A New Hope - Jan 26, 2019 7:30PM

Part of Star Wars Film Concert Series.

“The Force is strong with this one….”

Set 30 years after Star Wars: The Phantom Menace, Star Wars: A New Hope, the fourth episode of the saga, returns to the desert planet of Tatooine. A young Luke Skywalker (Mark Hamill) begins to discover his destiny when, searching for a lost droid, he is saved by reclusive Jedi Obi-Wan Kenobi (Alec Guinness). As civil war rages in the galaxy, and Rebel forces struggle against the evil Galactic Empire, Luke and Obi-Wan enlist the aid of hotshot pilot Han Solo (Harrison Ford). Joined by the quirky droid duo R2-D2 and C-3PO, the unlikely team sets out to rescue Rebel leader Princess Leia (Carrie Fisher) and make use of the stolen plans to destroy the Empire’s ultimate weapon.

In a legendary confrontation, the rogue group mounts an attack against the Death Star for a climactic battle with the evil Sith Lord Darth Vader.

Concert running time is approximately 126 minutes, plus a 15-minute intermission. Intermission occurs approximately 66 minutes into the film.

Saturday, January 26, 2019 - 7:30pm

Performers

Sarah Hicks
conductor

Venue

Roy Thomson Hall

60 Simcoe St
Toronto, ON
M5J 2H5

Additional Notes

This concert is a special presentation of the 2018/19 season.

Presentation licensed by DISNEY CONCERTS in association with 20th Century Fox, Lucasfilm and Warner/Chappell Music. © 2017 & TM LUCASFILM LTD. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED

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