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Coming to a Galaxy Not So Far Away…

Taking the family to the symphony may have felt like a daunting task, but not anymore. The symphony and movies are better than ever for families now that they’ve joined forces. Experience the iconic Star Wars movie: The Empire Strikes Back in a whole new way that is sure to send chills down your spine.

Take your family and travel to a galaxy far, far away courtesy of the Kalamazoo Symphony Orchestra.

Part of the KSO @The Movies series, The orchestra, with conductor Daniel Brier, will perform John Williams’ thrilling and Academy Award-winning musical score of The Empire Strikes Back while you enjoy the full-length movie from 1980.

This concert will take place on Thursday, October 11 and Friday, October 12 at 8:00 PM in Miller Auditorium. Attendees are encouraged to dress in their best Star Wars attire and to arrive early. A local Star Wars costuming organization will be present and available for photos and conversation.

Tickets are going quickly and the public is encouraged to reserve their seats now for best pricing and availability and to avoid potentially long will call lines at the concert. Performance is suitable for children 6 years and older.

Get Your Tickets Today

Tickets can be purchased here or call the KSO Box Office at (269) 349-7759 or call Miller Auditorium Ticket Office at (269) 387-2300.

Two performances: Thursday, October 11, and Friday, October 12, both at 8:00 PM.

Children must be 6 years and older to attend the performance.

Pictures with Star Wars characters from Great Lakes Garrison, a fan-based Star Wars costuming organization, will be available before the show.


Enter to WIN

The Kalamazoo Symphony Orchestra is giving away a family 4-PACK of tickets to see Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back live in concert on Friday, October 12, 2018, to one lucky reader (children must be age 6 and over to attend the performance).

There are two ways to get entries for a chance to WIN by commenting on THIS article. Facebook comments do not count for entries. 

1: For a first entry, leave a comment below telling us your favorite Star Wars character!

2. Get a second entry by “liking” the Kalamazoo Symphony Orchestra Facebook page and leave a separate comment telling us you did so. (Note: Only comments on this article will be counted for this giveaway.)


This giveaway will close on September 24, 2018 at midnight and the winners will be notified via email. The winner will have 24 hours to respond by email accepting the prize. No purchase necessary to enter the contest. Leaving a comment on this blog post is not a requirement of entry. This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook. You are providing your information to and not to Facebook. The information you provide will only be used to enter the contest and notify winners. Entrants will release Facebook from all liability. Entrants must be at least 18 years of age and reside in Michigan. Only one entry per household or IP address. Entrants may also enter the contest by sending an email to win at grkids dot com containing their name, address, phone number and email address along with the words: KSO Presents Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back in Concert Giveaway in the subject line. GR Kids’ liability is limited to the value of the prize.

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