Michael Giacchino at 50 – A Birthday Gala Celebration

ASCAP members get discount tickets

Friday, October 20, 2017, 7:30pm

Royal Albert Hall
Kensington Gore, Kensington
London, UK

Join Michael Giacchino, the Oscar®-winning ASCAP composer behind some of your favourite film themes, as we celebrate his 50th birthday with his first ever major career retrospective. This personal, one-off event will also take a rare glimpse at the man behind the magic, sharing never-before-seen footage from Michael’s childhood and early career.


The concert will feature music and film clips from Rogue OneLostUpJurassic WorldWar for the Planet of the Apes and The Incredibles, as well as the latest Star Trek films. The evening will be hosted by self-described “maker of things” Adam Savage (Myth Busterstested.com). The evening will include many world premiere pieces and will include personal film clips and stories. 


Michael will be joined on stage by his friends and colleagues,  J.J. Abrams (Mission Impossible: 3, Star Trek, Star Trek Into Darkness, Super 8Brad Bird (The IncrediblesRatatouille, Mission Impossible: Ghost Protocol), Carlton Cuse (Lost), Pete Docter (Up, Inside Out), Gareth Edwards (Rogue One), Andrew Stanton (John Carter) and Colin Trevorrow (Jurassic World). They will be introducing the musical suites from their films and will share personal stories with Michael.

Michael Giacchino, who also has a BAFTAs, Golden Globe® and several Grammy Awards®, will share the conducting duties with Ludwig Wicki as the Cinematic Sinfonia and the English Chamber Choir perform the eclectic program. 


To find out more and book tickets, visit: https://www.royalalberthall.com/tickets/events/2017/michael-giacchino-at-50/




ASCAP members can receive £10 off excellent seats in the stalls and arena. To book, please visit https://www.royalalberthall.com/tickets/events/2017/michael-giacchino-at-50/ and enter the promo code 30235 on the choose best available seats page.


*Offer subject to availability and cannot be combined with any other offers. Offer applies to tickets in the stalls and arena only priced at £58 and £55 before discount including fees. Offer expires 13 October 2017.