Harry Potter concert series to visit Royal Albert Hall
Story by Jack Foley
A HARRY Potter concert series has been announced that will visit London’s prestigious Royal Albert Hall.
The series will allow fans of JK Rowling’s film series to watch their favourite wizards on the big screen, soundtracked by a live symphony orchestra performing the movie’s iconic soundtrack.
The Harry Potter Film Concert Series, which will begin with performances of Harry Potter & The Philosopher’s Stone, kicks off in London next May (2017).
It then continues around the UK, with venues in Cardiff, Birmingham, Manchester, Liverpool, Leeds and Glasgow.
Audiences will be able to relive the magic of the film in high-definition on a 40-foot screen while hearing the orchestra perform John Williams’ score.
The dates are (all May 2017)
12 – London Royal Albert Hall
13 – London Royal Albert Hall
14 – Cardiff Motorpoint Arena
15 – Birmingham Barclaycard Arena
16 – Manchester Arena
18 – Liverpool Echo Arena
19 – Leeds First Direct Arena
21 – Glasgow Secc Hydro Arena
News of the concert series caps a busy year for Harry Potter fans, who have also had the new play, Harry Potter & The Cursed Child, and its accompanying book to contend with.