About this Concert:
“Set phasers to stun.” It’s the Star Trek movie that relaunched a franchise, delighting long-time fans and first-timers alike. See the full film with Oscar-winning® composer Michael Giacchino’s thrilling score played live to picture!
- Minnesota Orchestra
- Sarah Hicks, conductor
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- The film, set before the 1966 TV series, follows James T. Kirk and Spock aboard the USS Enterprise as they combat Nero, a Romulan from their future who threatens the United Federation of Planets.
- The movie grossed over $385 million in the theater and was the only Star Trek film to win an Oscar® (for Best Makeup).
- Star Trek composer Michael Giacchino also wrote the music to two cult TV favorites: Lost and Alias, also directed by Star Trek’s J. J. Abrams.
Please note: To enhance the clarity of spoken dialogue during this film screening and live musical performance, English subtitles will appear at the bottom of the screen. This concert is approximately 2 1/2 hours long including one 20 minute intermission.
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