Warner Bros. 100th anniversary concert begins worldwide tour in April

by Blake Taylor

2023 marks a century of moviemaking for Warner Bros, and “Candlelight: 100 Years of Warner Bros.” will start its 100-city tour in April as part of the Warner Bros. 100th anniversary celebration.

Warner Bros. 100th anniversary concert
Image courtesy of Fever.

Presented by Fever, “Candlelight: 100 Years of Warner Bros.” will feature live musicians performing the some of the most iconic soundtracks from the Warner Bros. film and television library in a beautiful, candlelit space.

The Warner Bros. 100th tribute will be “a true celebration of storytelling, music, and creativity,” said Peter van Roden, senior vice president of Warner Bros. Discovery Global Themed Entertainment. “From the musicals that we know and love to the iconic films and television series that have shaped generations, Warner Bros. has long been a leader in entertainment, and we are thrilled to bring this unforgettable event to our fans and music lovers from around the world to honor this momentous occasion.”

The Warner Bros. 100th anniversary concert lineup:

  • “Somewhere Over the Rainbow” from “The Wizard of Oz” (1939)
  • “As Time Goes By” from “Casablanca” (1942)
  • “Singin’ in the Rain” from “Singin’ in the Rain” (1952)
  • “The Man That Got Away” from “A Star Is Born” (1954)
  • Theme song from “Scooby-Doo, Where Are You?” (1969)
  • “Pure Imagination” from “Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory” (1971)
  • “Tubular Bells” from “The Exorcist” (1973)
  • “Purple Rain” from “Purple Rain” (1984)
  • “Main Theme” from “Batman” (1989)
  • “I’ll Be There for You” from “Friends” (1995)
  • “Dreaming of You” from “Selena” (1997)
  • Suite from “The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring” (2001)
  • “Hogwarts’ Anthem” from “Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire” (2005)
  • “Time” from “Inception” (2010)
  • “Flight” from “Man of Steel” (2013)
  • Suite from “Wonder Woman” (2017)
  • “Shallow” from “A Star Is Born” (2018)
Candelight 100 Years of Warner Bros.
Image courtesy of Fever.

Tour Details

The tour’s first 25 announced stops will be London, New York, Toronto, Melbourne, Sydney, Paris, Chicago, Boston, Detroit, Singapore, Montreal, Dallas, Miami, Madrid, Seattle, Houston, Indianapolis, San Francisco, Atlanta, Brisbane, Milan, São Paulo, Philadelphia, Mexico City – CDMX, and San Diego. The remaining 75 cities will be announced at a later date. Click here for tour dates and ticket information.

Candlelight 100 Years of Warner Bros.
Image courtesy of Fever.

“The fact that Warner Bros. Discovery Global Themed Entertainment has chosen Fever and Candlelight to celebrate such a significant milestone as a 100th anniversary gives us tremendous pride,” said Ignacio Bachiller, co-founder and CEO of Fever. “The ‘Candlelight: 100 Years of Warner Bros.’ concert series will be held in some of the most unique venues worldwide, performed by talented local musicians and this mix will continue and reinforce the mission of introducing classical music to every taste.”

Celebrating Every Story

“Candlelight” is part of “Celebrating Every Story,” the year-long campaign in honor of the Warner Bros. 100th anniversary. Other special occasions throughout 2023 include a new documentary about the studio on HBO Max, an update to the Warner Bros. Studio Tour in Hollywood, and a 100-film collection coming to home video via digital, Blu-ray, and DVD.

WB 100: Celebrating Every Story

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