Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion | The Woodlands, Texas
Watch the toys come alive once again with the magic of music! Houston Symphony will be gracing us with their symphonic brilliance that will transport us to the world of Toy Story on June 1, 2023 at Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion. Every note will carry the essence of friendship, adventure, and imagination. Performed live to the film with Oscar® and Grammy®-winning composer Randy Newman’s musical score and led by Jason Seber, this concert will surely leave you in awe! Houston Symphony, with more than 100 years record as one of the leading orchestras, will surely give justice to the piece. To top it off, Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion will set the perfect stage for the reanimating of one of the best films ever. You need to witness the powerful union of music and storytelling as our symphony orchestra masterfully recreates the beloved tunes from the world of Woody, Buzz, and their lovable friends so buy your tickets now!
This nostalgic musical journey will be performed by The Houston Symphony. They are an American orchestra hailing from Houston, Texas, and are residing at the Jesse H. Jones for the Performing Arts. Their more than 100 years of success are attributed to their founder, Miss Ima Hogg, who guided the symphony to what it is now. The Houston Symphony has won numerous awards and continues to be an integral part of Houston’s cultural and civic life.
The orchestra is a full-time ensemble of professional musicians. They present about 170 concerts every year and have offered more than 1000 community-based performances at various schools, community centers, hospitals, and churches. Their prolific work has reached at least 200,000 people in Greater Houston.
Besides classical pieces, they are also known for their live performance accompanied by full movies projected on the big screen. Some of their famous performances of films with live orchestra featured Bugs Bunny, Harry Potter, Home Alone, Wizard of Oz, and The Matrix.
On June 1, 2023, at Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion, the orchestra will feature the film, Toy Story. It’s a beloved computer-animated comedy film from 1995 that narrates raw, open emotions while tapping into the old fantasy of our toys coming back to life. The film features original songs composed by Randy Newman. The director, Lassseter, said that Newman’s songs are touching, witty, and satirical. It perfectly embodies the emotional underpinning of each scene.
The performance will be held at the Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion located in The Woodlands, Texas. It’s an outdoor amphitheater that features a contemporary style and has consistently ranked in the top 10 outdoor amphitheaters in the world by Pollstar Magazine. It’s a world-class venue with a mission to connect fans with their favorite artists by giving them unbelievable concert experiences. They also facilitate field trips, scholarships, and more through The Arts.
A live performance of the universally-acclaimed film Toy Story and Randy Newman’s award-winning musical scores will surely fill the night with laughter and magical nostalgia. We’re inviting you to come to join us on a trip back to childhood fantasies filled with friendship and wonder and incredible upscaled music performance. Purchase your tickets now!