Classic Movie Night:The Wizard of Oz
Follow your heart to Millennium Park as conductor Norman Huynh and the Grant Park Orchestra provide the live soundtrack to one of the greatest films in cinema history, on the big Millennium Park screen.
Where & When
Jay Pritzker Pavilion
Concert: Wednesday, July 10, 2019, 8:00pm – 10:00pm
Open Rehearsal: Tuesday, July 9, 2019, 11:00am – 1:30pm
Open Rehearsal: Tuesday, July 9, 2019, 3:00pm – 5:30pm
Open Rehearsal: Wednesday, July 10, 2019, 11:00am – 1:30pm
Chase Promenade North Tent
Pre-Concert Lecture: Wednesday, July 10, 2019, 7:00pm – 7:30pm
Grant Park Orchestra
Norman Huynh, Conductor
Follow the Yellow Brick Road to the Jay Pritzker Pavilion and experience the Oscar-winning classic The Wizard of Oz on a giant HD screen as the Grant Park Orchestra performs the score live. This event is part of the Festival HD series.
The City of Chicago has implemented a security perimeter and bag check policy for all concerts at the Jay Pritzker Pavilion. Changes have also been made to venue opening times and the prohibited items list.
WIZARD OF OZ COSTUME PARTY
Put on your best Oz outfit and come dressed for the night! The Wizard of Oz Costume Party will begin at 6:30 PM at the Chase Promenade North Tent, near Cloud Gate.
The event will include Wizard of Oz trivia, a sing-a-long, and a group photo opportunity in at Cloud Gate - perfect for any age. Afterwards, everyone will follow (and sing) the Yellow Brick Road as they enter the park in plenty of time for the 8 PM movie.
Please note, no Totos of any size are allowed in Millennium Park. Lions, Tigers and Witches are permitted for this concert only.