“For all the costumed spectacle and fun, this event was a substantive, rich and revealing concert. Mr. Elfman’s music and Mr. Burton’s cinematic images are intricately enmeshed.”—The New York Times
Danny Elfman’s Music from the Films of Tim Burton explores the collaborative relationship between music and storytelling and the process and importance that this has in filmmaking. Composer Danny Elfman and visionary Hollywood filmmaker Tim Burton have created a unique concert experience, blending music and visuals to celebrate the 25-year partnership of two of Hollywood's top creators. This live concert features Danny Elfman's famous Tim Burton film scores brought to life on stage by Symphony San Jose and Symphony Silicon Valley Chorale, and enhanced by visuals on the big screen of original sketches, drawings, and storyboards.
Featuring music from Beetlejuice, Batman, Edward Scissorhands, The Nightmare Before Christmas, Alice in Wonderland, Frankenwienie, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Pee-Wee’s Big Adventure, and more.