Tim Burton’s The Nightmare Before Christmas in Concert is coming to UK next year. Live performance with orchestra and choir will feature Danny Elfman as Jack Skellington, Catherine O’Hara as Sally and Ken Page as Oogie Boogie. There will be two concerts in December 2019: Dec 2nd in Glasgow and Dec 4th in London.
Tickets go on sale Friday 7th December here.
Source: Tim Burton – Official Page
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.
Hollywood Bowl’s Facebook page hosted a Q&A with Danny. Elfman talked about the upcoming Halloween shows celebrating 25th anniversary of The Nightmare Before Christmas. Then Danny answered some questions from the fans.
Watch the video here.
Tickets for the Halloween concerts are available here.
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More for The Nightmare Before Christmas fans! There will be another show to celebrate the 25th anniversary of this animation. The third concert will take place on October 28 at the Hollywood Bowl. Don’t miss the opportunity to buy tickets. You can do it here.
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.
Two days ago showed up an interview in which Danny Elfman focuses on The Nightmare Before Christmas concerts. He speaks about his impressions of preparing the live to the screen show and performing as Jack Skellington. He also reminds how the movie was created. Watch the interview here.