Warner Bros. Studios is celebrating its 100th anniversary this coming April 4, 2023 and as part of the celebration for this huge milestone, Warner Bros. Discovery Global Themed Entertainment has partnered with entertainment discovery platform Fever to launch Candlelight: 100 Years of Warner Bros.
What is Candlelight: 100 Years of Warner Bros.?
Candlelight: 100 Years of Warner Bros. is a commemorative international concert series that is coming to 100 cities around the world. It will feature music from award-winning movies and beloved TV series from the Warner Bros. library in a unique musical experience taking place in grand venues, known for their rich historical background or eccentric character, with breathtaking candlelit settings. Some of the majestic locations for the concert series are iconic cathedrals, theatres, museums, and gardens.
The concert series will kick off in April and run through December 2023. For the exact concert dates, click here.
As previously mentioned, the concert series is coming to 100 cities worldwide. The first 25 stops of the tour have already been announced, and these include London, New York, Toronto, Melbourne, Sydney, Paris, Chicago, Boston, Detroit, Singapore, Montreal, Dallas, Miami, Madrid, Seattle, Houston, Indianapolis, San Francisco, Atlanta, Brisbane, Milan, São Paulo, Philadelphia, Mexico City – CDMX, and San Diego.
More locations will be announced at a later date including Los Angeles and additional events across North America, Europe, Asia, and Latin America.
In New York, the concert will be held in St. Ann & the Holy Trinity Church. For the London concert, the venue is Southwark Cathedral, while the Melbourne concert has the National Theater as its venue. Click here to learn the exact concert venues for each city.
The program will run for 60-65 minutes for each concert and will include performances of the following iconic tracks:
- The Wizard of Oz – Over the Rainbow (1939)
- Casablanca – As Time Goes By (1942)
- Singin’ in the Rain – Singin’ in the Rain (1952)
- A Star is Born – The Man That Got Away (1954)
- Scooby-Doo – Theme Song (1969)
- Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory – Pure Imagination (1971)
- The Exorcist – Theme Song (Tubular Bells) (1973)
- Purple Rain – Purple Rain (1984)
- Batman – Main Theme (1989)
- Friends – I’ll Be There for You (1995)
- Selena – Dreaming of You (1997)
- The Lord of the Rings – The Fellowship of the Ring Suite (2001)
- Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire – Hogwarts’ Anthem (2005)
- Inception – Time (2010)
- Man of Steel – Flight (2013)
- Wonder Woman – Suite (2017)
- A Star is Born – Shallow (2018)
“The Candlelight: 100 Years of Warner Bros. concert series is a true celebration of storytelling, music, and creativity,” said Peter van Roden, SVP, Warner Bros. Discovery Global Themed Entertainment, in a press release, announcing the special tour. “From the musicals that we know and love to the iconic films and television series that have shaped generations, Warner Bros. has long been a leader in entertainment, and we are thrilled to bring this unforgettable event to our fans and music lovers from around the world to honor this momentous occasion.”
Ignacio Bachiller, Co-Founder & CEO at Fever, also released a statement of his own, which states: “The fact that Warner Bros. Discovery Global Themed Entertainment has chosen Fever and Candlelight to celebrate such a significant milestone as a 100th anniversary gives us tremendous pride. The Candlelight: 100 Years of Warner Bros. concert series will be held in some of the most unique venues worldwide, performed by talented local musicians and this mix will continue and reinforce the mission of introducing classical music to every taste.”
Tickets for the first 25 cities of Candlelight: 100 Years of Warner Bros. are now available at FeverUp.com. Ticket prices vary per location, but in New York City, there are three ticket options: $35, $45, and $65.