The Candlelight series invites audiences to immerse themselves in the emotional and dramatic influence of music created for the screen. Revisit some of your favourite movie and tv series moments at enchanting concerts paying tribute to the remarkable power of film scores and soundtracks in an atmospheric setting surrounded by hundreds of flickering candles.
This spring, Candlelight is celebrating movie, anime and video game theme songs at the historic Christ Church Cathedral and the impressive Kerrisdale Presbyterian Church. Whether you’re a film buff or Otaku, there’s something to suit everyone.
Celebrate a perfect Valentine’s Day with an enchanting evening featuring songs from Romeo and Juliet and more at the beautiful Kerrisdale Presbyterian Church. The carefully curated program, including romantic melodies like ‘Clair de Lune’ and ‘My Heart Will Go On’ from Titanic, serenading you and your loved one with symphonies that really tug at the heartstrings. The Listeso String Quartet will bring these romantic compositions to life, creating an intimate atmosphere where you can bask in the timeless beauty of classical music while savoring the company of your special someone.
Embark on a cinematic journey with this mesmerizing event set to unfold at Kerrisdale Presbyterian Church. This showstopping concert brings to life the legendary compositions of Hans Zimmer, a maestro renowned for his evocative and powerful movie soundtracks. You’ll hear sounds like ‘Time‘ from Inception and the Pirates of the Caribbean Suite plus the epic Gladiator Suite, all under the soft illumination of candlelight. From The Lion King to Pearl Harbor, this concert has it all!
Hearing your favourite theme songs or film scores at an intimate Candlelight concert is an original way to reintroduce yourself to the evocative weight they carry. You might discover something new about the shows you adore or you might appreciate the music as a separate, moving piece.
The Candlelight series takes place twice each night with two back to back 60-65 minute performances. Doors will open 30 minutes prior to each show.
Note: For the safety of our audience, all of the candlelight will be provided through flameless candles.