Danny Elfman’s Music from the Films of Tim Burton
A two-time Emmy Award winning production, including an appearance by Danny Elfman! Featuring music from Batman, Edward Scissorhands, Tim Burton’s The Nightmare Before Christmas, Big Fish and others performed live by the New Jersey Symphony Orchestra.
Danny Elfman’s Music from the Films of Tim Burton is a live concert spectacular. Legendary composer Danny Elfman’s celebrated film scores are brought to life on stage by a full choir and orchestra, and enhanced by visionary Hollywood filmmaker Tim Burton’s stunning visuals, including his original sketches, drawings and film clips, rendered in exquisite detail on the big screen.
From the three-decades-long partnership of two of Hollywood’s top artists, Danny Elfman’s Music from the Films of Tim Burton is a beloved exploration of the collaboration between music and storytelling in film.
Danny Elfman’s Music from the Films of Tim Burton has sold-out performances around the world, including in Tokyo, Los Angeles, London, New York, Detroit, Pittsburgh, Atlanta, Mexico City, Prague and Paris. In July 2015, it opened the Lincoln Center Festival with seven critically acclaimed performances.
“… An inspiring example of how to do a film music concert …” – LA Weekly
“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