“Candlelight: 100 Years of Warner Bros.” to Debut at the Historic Warner Bros. Studios Lot in Burbank on April 6
Tickets are now on sale for the first performance of the commemorative international concert series honoring Warner Bros.’ 100-year anniversary, coming to 100 cities worldwide
Los Angeles, March 9th. As part of the yearlong centennial celebration for the 100th anniversary of Warner Bros. Studios, Warner Bros. Discovery Global Themed Entertainment and Fever, the leading entertainment discovery platform, announce today they’ll be kicking off their commemorative international concert series on April 6th at the iconic and historic Warner Bros. Studios lot in Burbank. “Candlelight: 100 Years of Warner Bros.” will feature performances and score tracks from some of the studio’s most celebrated films and television series performed on the very same grounds where many of the productions were made. Tickets are now on sale.
Warner Bros. is home to some of the most iconic films and television productions in Hollywood history, including Casablanca and FRIENDS and continues to be an important part of the entertainment industry today. Nestled in the heart of the studio and recognized as one of Hollywood's premier screening facilities, The Steven J. Ross Theater is a beloved industry landmark and not regularly accessible to the public. On April 6, the theater will be transformed into a beautiful candlelit setting with live performances from a string quartet, paying tribute to Warner Bros.’ illustrious history and 100 years of incredible storytelling while offering guests a one-of-a-kind musical experience.
“Candlelight: 100 Years of Warner Bros.” will feature a range of music from the studio’s past and present, including songs from classic films such as The Wizard of Oz, Casablanca and Singin’ in the Rain, as well as music from contemporary favorites like Harry Potter and FRIENDS. With an unforgettable lineup at this exclusive venue, the concert at Warner Bros. is one event that no fan will want to miss.
"It’s an incredible honor to be able to come together and celebrate the studio’s 100-year anniversary with a special and unique concert series on the historic Warner Bros. lot - home to so many beloved films and television series,” said Peter van Roden, SVP, Warner Bros. Discovery Global Themed Entertainment. “We are proud to be part of this remarkable milestone and look forward to sharing this one-of-a-kind experience with the fans to honor the past, present, and future of Warner Bros. in one unforgettable evening.”
“It gives us tremendous pleasure to be given the opportunity to host the first performances of this special Candlelight international concert series in the heart of the studios where many of the productions in our setlist were made”, said Ignacio Bachiller, Co-Founder & CEO at Fever. “We are excited to see this unique venue transformed by our candlelit atmosphere while offering fans a different way to listen to iconic music from Warner Bros.’ history”.
To purchase tickets for the Los Angeles performances, as well as 50 other announced cities, please visit here. Additional events across North America, Europe, Asia and Latin America will be announced at a later date.
Warner Bros., founded by Albert, Sam, Harry and Jack Warner, will celebrate its centennial on April 4, 2023 and throughout the year. The Studio is home to one of the most successful collections of brands in the world and stands at the forefront of every aspect of the entertainment industry, from feature film, television and direct-to-consumer production to animation, comic books, video games, consumer products, themed entertainment, studio tours and brand licensing. The Studio’s vast library, one of the most prestigious and valuable in the world, consists of more than 145,000 hours of programming, including 12,500 feature films and 2,400 television programs comprised of more than 150,000 individual episodes. Warner Bros. is also home to one of the most diverse portfolios of adored franchises in the world, including Looney Tunes, Wizarding World, DC, FRIENDS, Game of Thrones, Hanna-Barbera and many more.
For more information about “Candlelight: 100 Years of Warner Bros.” or to purchase tickets, please visit here.
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Candlelight Concerts are a series of original music concerts created by Fever aimed at democratizing access to culture by allowing people all over the world to enjoy live music candlelit performances played by local musicians in various stunning locations illuminated by thousands of candles. Candlelight was initially conceived as a classical music series with concerts featuring works from the greatest composers, such as Vivaldi, Mozart, and Chopin. Now, the ever-growing list of programs includes a wide variety of themes and genres, including tributes to contemporary artists like Queen, ABBA, Coldplay, and Ed Sheeran, as well as shows dedicated to K-Pop, movie soundtracks and many more. This multi-sensory experience has also evolved to feature different elements, such as ballet dancers or aerial performers, as well as other genres, such as jazz, soul, opera, flamenco and more. Candlelight Concerts are present in more than 100 cities worldwide, with over 3 Million guests in attendance to date.
Warner Bros. Discovery Global Themed Entertainment (WBDGTE), part of Warner Bros. Discovery Global Brands and Experiences, is a worldwide leader in the creation, development, and licensing of location-based entertainment, live events, exhibits, and theme park experiences based on the biggest franchises, stories and characters from Warner Bros.’ film, television, animation, and games studios, HBO, Discovery, DC, Cartoon Network and more. WBDGTE is home to the groundbreaking locations of The Wizarding World of Harry Potter at Universal theme parks around the world, Warner Bros. World Abu Dhabi, The WB Abu Dhabi, The FRIENDS Experience, The Game of Thrones Studio Tour, and countless other experiences inspired by the Wizarding World, DC, Looney Tunes, Scooby-Doo, Game of Thrones, FRIENDS and more. With best-in-class partners, WBDGTE allows fans around the world to physically immerse themselves inside their favorite brands and franchises.