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The Philadelphia Orchestra

Family Halloween Concert: Music of Superheroes

Oct 14, 2023
11:30 AM

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Family Discovery Series

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Tristan Rais-Sherman Conductor 

Don your capes and super-suits for an action-packed day dedicated to the iconic songs that helped unlock the love of heroes in all of us! With fun activities and a concert filled to the brim with marvelous music, this is a day the whole family can enjoy. Hear the soaring main theme of Superman, unforgettable music from hits like The Incredibles, and beloved pieces for every age.

Come early and stay late with these awesome activities that will excite even the youngest of heroes:

  • Pop-up superhero art exhibit and draw-along workshop with graphic novelist Eric Battle
  • A large format Superhero painting in progress by muralist-painter Gabe Tiberino
  • Meet and greets with Captain America, Spider-Man, and so many more of your favorite heroes
  • Costume contest where kids of all ages can enter to win fantastic prizes
  • Amalgam pop-up comic book shop

So, fly like Superman, run like the Flash, or climb like Spider-Man to make it to Verizon Hall!

Recommended for ages 5–12. 



Wagner “The Ride of the Valkyries,” from Die Walküre
Williams Main Title from Superman 
Karpman The Marvels Suite
Williams “The Imperial March,” from Star Wars
Giacchino “The Incredits,” from The Incredibles
Beethoven Excerpt from second movement from Symphony No. 3 (“Eroica”)
Coleman Seven O'Clock Shout
Silvestri “Captain America March,” from Captain America


Family Discovery Series Sponsor

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The Philadelphia Orchestra Family Concerts are funded in part by the Zisman Family Foundation. 

Marian Anderson Hall

Kimmel Center

300 S Broad St

Philadelphia, PA 19102

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