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Breakfast At Tiffany’s In Concert Set To Premiere In Sydney

The classic film will be brought to life by the Sydney Symphony Orchestra this May 4 and 5 at the Sydney Opera House.

Fans of ‘Breakfast At Tiffany’s’ should appreciate this news: the classic film starring actors Audrey Hepburn and George Peppard will be brought to life by the Sydney Symphony Orchestra at the Sydney Opera House this May.

Breakfast At Tiffany’s In Concert will be conducted by Marc Taddei with the orchestra performing Henry Mancini’s legendary score as the film rolls on the big screen.

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‘Breakfast At Tiffany’s’ / Paramount Pictures

Hepburn wrote to Mancini after first seeing the film overlaid with the score, saying “A movie without music is like an aeroplane without fuel… Your music has lifted us up and sent us soaring. Everything we cannot say with words or show with action, you have expressed for us.”

The performances will be held on Saturday May 4 and Sunday May 5. Tickets are on sale from Monday and can be purchased here.

(Lead image: Breakfast At Tiffany’s In Concert / Sydney Opera House) 

Published 12 February, 2019