His artwork is known around the world. His iconic movie posters are images we all grew up with. Join GSPO, the GSPO Chorale and Robert Townson as we celebrate Drew Struzan's 70th birthday with him, by bringing the legendary artist's paintings to life like never before. Beloved film music, movies and artwork will come together in this utterly unique, one-of-a-kind, only in Los Angeles show!
The Golden State Pops Orchestra and Chorus, together with Producer Robert Townson and Varese Live Present:
The Magnificent Movie Poster World of Drew Struzan
LIVE IN CONCERT!
Star Wars, Indiana Jones, Back to the Future and more!
We are bringing together an amazing group of film directors and composers to pay tribute to Drew Stuzan and his remarkable body of work. Newly created "visual suites," beautifully displaying Drew's various sketches, alternate drawings and final paintings, will be shown on screen above the orchestra as an epic program of classic film music is performed.
WITH SPECIAL GUESTS:
Frank Darabont (Director of The Shawshank Redemption)
Thomas Newman (Composer of The Shawshank Redemption)
John Debney (Composer of Cutthroat Island)
Brian Tyler (Composer, Guest Conductor)
Marco Beltrami (Composer of Hellboy)
Robert Folk (Composer of Police Academy)
Michael Kosarin (Arranger and Conductor of Beauty and the Beast)
Flutist, Sara Andon
Saxophonist, Alex Jackson
Vocalists, Emily Dyer Reed & Johann Schram Reed
FEATURING MUSIC FROM:
Star Wars / Back to the Future / Indiana Jones / Hellboy / The Shawshank Redemption
Cutthroat Island / Police Academy / Beauty and the Beast / The Muppet Movie
An American Tail / E.T. / Blade Runner