METALLICA ROCKS ON TO THE BIG SCREEN AT THE TORCH THEATRE
Metallica and San Francisco Symphony reunite to celebrate the 20th anniversary of their original S&M (Symphony & Metallica) show with S&M², filmed at San Francisco’s new Chase Center.
Celebrating the 20th anniversary of the 1999 performance and Grammy-Winning S&M album, Metallica & San Francisco Symphony reunite for S&M². Screening at the Torch Theatre on Sunday 14 and Monday 15 October, Metallica And San Francisco Symphony: S&M² will feature the first live performances Of S&M arrangements in 20 years plus renditions of songs written and released since the original show.
Metallica’s first collaboration with San Francisco Symphony was documented by the Grammy-winning live album S&M. The original S&M concerts were performed by Metallica and San Francisco Symphony and conducted by the late Michael Kamen in spring of 1999 at the Berkeley Community Theatre. 2019’s S&M² concert will feature the first live performances of these arrangements in 20 years, plus the first-ever Metallica and San Francisco Symphony renditions of songs written and released since the original concert, with new orchestral charts by Bruce Coughlin.
Formed in 1981 by drummer Lars Ulrich and guitarist/vocalist James Hetfield, Metallica has become one of the most influential and commercially successful rock bands in history, having sold nearly 120 million albums worldwide and generating more than 2.5 billion streams while playing to millions of fans on literally all seven continents. The band's several multi-platinum albums include Kill ‘em All, Ride The Lightning, Master of Puppets, … And Justice for All, Metallica (commonly referred to as The Black Album), Load, Reload, St. Anger, Death Magnetic, and most recently Hardwired...to Self-Destruct, released in November 2016 and charting at #1 in 32 countries.
Legendary conductor Michael Tilson Thomas completes the first week of his final season as San Francisco Symphony Music Director with a special appearance, conducting a portion of the show.
Metallica & San Francisco Symphony: S&M2 (BBFC Cert 12)
The Torch Theatre, Milford Haven
Sun 13 & Mon 14 Oct, 8:10pm both nights
Prices: £15 Full/£13 Concession
Tickets on sale from https://torchtheatre.co.uk/metallica-san-francisco-symphony-sm2/ or by calling Box Office on 01646 595267.