May the Fourth Be With You
DANIEL HEGE Conductor
GRAY BRAND Jedi Master of Ceremonies
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?
The Meryl Streep of Film Composition
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).
Box Office Juggernaut
The most successful installment in the Star Wars series at the Box Office was The Force Awakens with $936 million grossed in theaters
Please be courteous and don’t block the view of the person sitting behind you! (cough cough – Chewbacca – cough cough)
This performance is made possible in part by the generous support of
Kurt Friesen & Gwen Neufeld