The Hamilton Philharmonic Orchestra is thrilled to partner with The Zoetic Theatre to present HPO Movie Night at The Zoetic. A brand new program, HPO Movie Night brings together two genres of entertainment for fun and nostalgic classic movie nights at The Zoetic.
This fall, three films themed around the HPO’s 2014-15 concerts will be presented on the big screen. Each night also features a special pre-film feature that enhances the audience’s movie-going experience.
Immortal Beloved (1994)
Wednesday, September 10 at 7:30pm
Immortal Beloved is a biographical account of Ludwig van Beethoven’s life and loves. The story follows Beethoven’s secretary and first biographer Anton Schindler as he attempts to ascertain the true identity of the Unsterbliche Geliebte (Immortal Beloved) addressed in three letters found in the late composer’s private papers. Schindler journeys both throughout the Austrian Empire interviewing women who might be potential candidates and through Beethoven’s own tumultuous life. Starring Gary Oldman and Isabella Rossellini.
Pre-Film Feature: Experience a mini-performance by two HPO musicians as they present a Beethoven Sonata and provide context about Beethoven’s music.
Guests will also have the opportunity to purchase tickets to the HPO’s concert Opening Night: Laplante Plays Beethoven on September 26 at 7:30pm at FirstOntario Concert Hall (formerly Hamilton Place).