Symphony Spooktacular

This Halloween, trick-or-treat your boys and ghouls to a concert of hair-raising, spine-tingling classical music, as the TSO conjures up a variety of frightening favourites to haunt Roy Thomson Hall. Be sure to come dressed in costume to help the Orchestra get into the spirit of All Hallows’ Eve!

Young People's Concerts are roughly one hour in length, with no intermission. All four Young People's Concerts can be purchased as a package!

Come early to see an electrifying lobby performance by the Joy of Dance Centre!

Sound the trumpets! We've added a free, interactive Instrument Discovery Zone to our YPC pre-concert lobby activities. Be sure to arrive early for a chance to play a wide variety of orchestral instruments yourself. You may just discover one that strikes a chord with you!

Concert Dates

Symphony Spooktacular October 27 2018 2PM

This Halloween, trick-or-treat your boys and ghouls to a concert of hair-raising, spine-tingling classical music, as the TSO conjures up a variety of frightening favourites to haunt Roy Thomson Hall. Be sure to come dressed in costume to help the Orchestra get into the spirit of All Hallows’ Eve!

Young People's Concerts are roughly one hour in length, with no intermission. All four Young People's Concerts can be purchased as a package!

Come early to see an electrifying lobby performance by the Joy of Dance Centre!

Sound the trumpets! We've added a free, interactive Instrument Discovery Zone to our YPC pre-concert lobby activities. Be sure to arrive early for a chance to play a wide variety of orchestral instruments yourself. You may just discover one that strikes a chord with you!

Sunday, October 27, 2019 - 2:00pm

Program

Grieg: "In the Hall of the Mountain King" from Peer Gynt
Stravinsky: "Infernal Dance of King Katschei" from The Firebird
Maxime Goulet: "Metamorphosis of the Werewolf" from On Halloween Night
Mozart: "Der Hölle Rache" from Die Zauberflöte
Gounod: Funeral March of a Marionette
John Williams: The Shark Theme from Jaws
Weber: Excerpt from Overture to Der Freischutz
John Williams: Imperial March from Star Wars: Episode V—The Empire Strikes Back
Burke/arr. Daniel Bartholomew-Poyser: "Tiptoe through the Tulips"
Maxime Goulet: "Attack of the Skeletons" from On Halloween Night
Wagner: "The Ride of the Valkyries" from Die Walküre

Performers

Teiya Kasahara
soprano
Joy of Dance Centre

Venue

Roy Thomson Hall

60 Simcoe St
Toronto, ON
M5J 2H5

Symphony Spooktacular October 27 2018 4PM

This Halloween, trick-or-treat your boys and ghouls to a concert of hair-raising, spine-tingling classical music, as the TSO conjures up a variety of frightening favourites to haunt Roy Thomson Hall. Be sure to come dressed in costume to help the Orchestra get into the spirit of All Hallows’ Eve!

Young People's Concerts are roughly one hour in length, with no intermission. All four Young People's Concerts can be purchased as a package!

Come early to see an electrifying lobby performance by the Joy of Dance Centre!

Sound the trumpets! We've added a free, interactive Instrument Discovery Zone to our YPC pre-concert lobby activities. Be sure to arrive early for a chance to play a wide variety of orchestral instruments yourself. You may just discover one that strikes a chord with you!

Sunday, October 27, 2019 - 4:00pm

Program

Grieg: "In the Hall of the Mountain King" from Peer Gynt
Stravinsky: "Infernal Dance of King Katschei" from The Firebird
Maxime Goulet: "Metamorphosis of the Werewolf" from On Halloween Night
Mozart: "Der Hölle Rache" from Die Zauberflöte
Gounod: Funeral March of a Marionette
John Williams: The Shark Theme from Jaws
Weber: Excerpt from Overture to Der Freischutz
John Williams: Imperial March from Star Wars: Episode V—The Empire Strikes Back
Burke/arr. Daniel Bartholomew-Poyser: "Tiptoe through the Tulips"
Maxime Goulet: "Attack of the Skeletons" from On Halloween Night
Wagner: "The Ride of the Valkyries" from Die Walküre

Performers

Teiya Kasahara
soprano
Joy of Dance Centre

Venue

Roy Thomson Hall

60 Simcoe St
Toronto, ON
M5J 2H5

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