Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire Live in Concert #giveaway

I have been a Harry Potter fan since reading the first page of the first book. When each book would get into my hands, I would reread the previous books before starting the new one. Zoe and Ana have both read all of the books now. When they would finish the last page of the books… we would watch a movie. (For the record, they both think the movies are great, but the books are better.) So, I saw the movies in the theater when they were released, I watched the as I bought the DVDs, I watched them with Zoe, and I watched them with Ana. And fine, I’ve watched them a few other times. I’ve also been to Harry Potter at Universal in Orlando, and the 3 of us were to Harry Potter in California. I’m dying to do a Harry Potter tour in England. But the books… the books are my favorite. They’re magic.

The one thing the movies did give me that we didn’t get with the books? The music. I hear the first few notes of the theme song and I get all the feels. Butterflies, goosebumps, chills, giddiness, excitement… those first few notes are all it takes. I hear those notes and I’m pulled right into another world. It doesn’t matter how old I get… those notes are magical.

I recently received an email asking if I would be interested in sharing information about, and featuring a giveaway for Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire Live in Concert at NJPAC (Prudential Hall) on October 27th at 2pm. I absolutely love the concept of the movie playing while the orchestra performs live. Not everyone (especially children) can sit through a full orchestra concert. But experiencing a full live orchestra performance while viewing a Harry Potter movie? Brilliant. I can only imagine the chills of the movie opening to the sounds of the music coming from the live orchestra.

From NJPAC:

NJPAC hosts the full-length film Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire, projected in high-definition on a giant screen, with Oscar-nominated composer Patrick Doyle’s masterful score performed live by the New Jersey Symphony Orchestra. For more information visit NJPAC online.

If you are a Harry Potter fan… or an orchestra fan… I have 2 tickets to give away to my readers. Simply log into the rafflecopter below, comment on this post and visit us on Facebook and Twitter.

Mark your calendars now for the next installment of Harry Potter in Concert! You can see Order of the Phoenix Live in Concert of June 1, 2019. Tickets on sale now.

Information from NJPAC

NJPAC
One Center Street
Newark, New Jersey 07102
www.njpac.org or 888.GO.NJPAC (888.466.5722)

New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC), located in downtown Newark, New Jersey, is among the largest performing arts centers in the United States and is the artistic, cultural, educational and civic center of New Jersey – where great performances and events enhance and transform lives every day. NJPAC brings diverse communities together, providing access to all and showcasing the state’s and the world’s best artists while acting as a leading catalyst in the revitalization of its home city. Through its extensive Arts Education programs, NJPAC is shaping the next generation of artists and arts enthusiasts. NJPAC has attracted more than 10 million visitors (including over 1.5 million children) since opening its doors in 1997, and nurtures meaningful and lasting relationships with each of its constituents. Visit njpac.org or call 1-888-GO-NJPAC for more information.

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