James Dean Events
12 May 2024
Hobbies & Interests

Matilda in Concert

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Matilda in Concert: A Spectacular Fusion of Film and Orchestra (PG)

Prepare to be enchanted as we present our first-ever film-with-orchestra experience, "Matilda in Concert," under the grand Big Top tent at the North 5 Outdoor Event Space at the NEC. This extraordinary event is set to take place on Sunday, 12th May, with two magical showings at 11am and 3pm.

Immerse Yourself in the Magic: "Matilda in Concert" promises to transport you into the whimsical world of Matilda Wormwood with a live orchestral performance accompanying the beloved film. This unique fusion of cinema and live music will elevate your cinematic experience to new heights, creating a symphony of emotions that will stay with you long after the curtain falls.

Entertainment Beyond the Screen: Our outdoor event space will be transformed into a bustling carnival of delights, with an array of attractions to enhance your day. Feast your senses at our carefully curated food stalls offering a diverse range of culinary delights. Unwind and socialise at our bars, where refreshing beverages await you.

Additionally, thrill-seekers can revel in the excitement of fairground rides that add an extra layer of fun to this extraordinary event.

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