‘Dr. Seuss’ The Grinch’ Premiere

On November 3rd ‘Dr. Seuss’ The Grinch’  premiered at Alice Tully Hall, Lincoln Center in New York City. The Universal Pictures’ animation is based on Dr. Seuss’ holiday classic. It stars Benedict Cumberbatch as voice of Grinch. Danny provided the score to the movie. Here are some photos from the event and a short interview with Elfman.

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Nightmare Anniversary at Hollywood Bowl

This year Hollywood Bowl celebrated the 25th Anniversary of The Tim Burton’s Nightmare Before Christmas in 3 concerts on October 26, 27 and 28. The Nightmare’s live  to picture performance starred Danny Elfman as Jack Skellington and original cast members: Catherine O’Hara, Ken Page and Paul Reubens. Maestro John Mauceri conducted the orchestra.
Danny just like the last time at the Bowl ended the show with encore of Oingo Boingo song ‘Dead Man’s Party’ (with Steve Bartek on guitar and Tony Kanal on bass).

Look at some highlights from the concerts.

 

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Elfman in ‘The Boo Crew’ podcast

Danny Elfman was one of the guests for special episode of The Boo Crew about Halloween. His appearance includes his stories about his interest in horror while he was growing up, details about upcoming The Nightmare Before Christmas shows in Hollywood Bowl and his hobby which is collecting macabre memorabilia. Click here to listen to this episode.

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Elfman back to Hollywood Bowl

This Halloween Elfman will return to Hollywood Bowl for Disney in Concert Tim Burton’s Nightmare Before Christmas. He will perform as Jack Skellington once again in two shows on October 26 and 27. Nightmare will be performed live to film with the full orchestra and choir conducted by John Mauceri and original cast members Catherine O’Hara and Ken Page.

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