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A Giant Orchestra-Led Screening Of ‘Raiders Of The Lost Ark’ Is Coming To Melbourne

By Simon Cassar
15th Jun 2021

An orchestra playing in front of giant screen.

Everybody’s favourite historical archeologist is set to return after 40 years since his first appearance. The 1981 Spielberg classic Indiana Jones ‘Raiders Of The Lost Ark’ is being immortalised by the Metropolitan Orchestra with a special live performance of John William’s entire film score, including the incredibly iconic theme tune.

The film was one of the biggest releases of 1981 and stayed at cinemas for six months after its initial premiere. Re-live the early 20th-century action blockbuster on the big screen with this immersive musical experience as the orchestra play out each scene live alongside the film, headed up by conductor Sarah-Grace Williams. 

Playing at the Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre here’s your chance to relive one of heartthrob Harrison Ford’s greatest performances that captured the hearts of generations and now stands as an 80’s classic, steeped in pop culture and nostalgia. snakes the man hates snakes.

Get your hands on tickets when they come on sale Wednesday 16 June, for more info, click here.

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