It's closing E3, but premiering in Pittsburgh!
Sorry for the "spam", but I think it's something you may enjoy! :eek:
Video Games Live will close the E3 convention this year, but will be performed for the FIRST TIME EVER in PITTSBURGH! :Jump:
Check out the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra's website for tickets www dot pittsburghsymphony dot org or the VGL site for photos, videos and more information! videogameslive dot com :violin:
July 11 - 8:00pm
July 12 - 2:30pm
Video Games Live* is an immersive concert event featuring music from the most popular video games of all time. Your Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra and the Mendelssohn Choir of Pittsburgh perform along with exclusive video footage, synchronized lighting, solo performers, electronic percussionists, live action and unique audience-interactive segments to create an explosive entertainment experience!
This is a concert event put on by the video game industry to help encourage and support the culture and art that video games have become. Video Games Live* bridges a gap for entertainment by exposing new generations of music lovers and fans to the symphonic orchestral experience while also providing a completely new and unique experience for families and/or non-gamers. The show is heralded and enjoyed by the entire family. It's the power & emotion of a symphony orchestra mixed with the excitement and energy of a rock concert and the technology and interactivity of a video game all completely synchronized to amazing cutting edge video screen visuals, state-of-the-art lighting and special on-stage interactive segments with the audience.
Created and produced by industry veterans and world famous video game composers Tommy Tallarico and Jack Wall, Video Games Live* features the best music and exclusive synchronized video clips from the most popular games from the beginning of video gaming to the present. Games include: Mario*, Zelda®, Halo®, Final Fantasy®, Warcraft®, StarCraft® II, Sonic*, Metal Gear Solid®, Kingdom Hearts, Chrono Cross*, Myst®, Tron, Catlevania®, Metroid®, Interactive Frogger, Interactive Space Invaders, Interactive Guitar Hero*, Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix*, Civilization IV, Tomb Raider®, Medal of Honor*, and more!
An Interactive Video Game
A handful of lucky audience members will be selected to come up on stage and actually play a video game while the orchestra plays interactively with them for a chance to win valuable prizes!
As part of the experience, special festival events surround the show for those who want to come early where guests will enjoy interactive game demos, a costume contest, prize give-a-ways, game competitions and the very popular meet-and-greet with top game composers and designers. Unlike other concerts, the entire pre- and post-show festival is completely FREE OF CHARGE and open to ANY ticket holder.