May the Fourth Be With You
May 4th has become a holiday for Star Wars fans worldwide. Come celebrate with the WSO and listen to the films' iconic scores performed live!
What's interesting about this concert:
- John Williams won the Oscar for Best Original Score for A New Hope, Return of the Jedi, The Force Awakens, and The Last Jedi. He holds the Academy Award record for the most nominations for a living person (50 nominations as of 2016).
- The most successful installment in the Star Wars series at the Box Office was The Force Awakens with $936 million grossed in theaters
- Costumes are encouraged, but be courteous and don’t block the view of the person sitting behind you! (cough cough – Chewbacca – cough cough)