Last December, the Distant Worlds: music from FINAL FANTASY concert stopped by Singapore and blew everyone away! Now, they revealed that they are coming back this October for a new show! This is all to celebrate Final Fantasy’s 30th anniversary!
And what’s more is that Nobuo Uematsu, the Final Fantasy franchise’s composer, will be making a special appearance in that Singapore concert! The one-night only concert will be held at the Star Theatre on 21 October 2017.
The global multimedia concert phenomenon, featuring the music of FINAL FANTASY, combines exclusive HD video content from legendary game developers SQUARE ENIX, with a live symphony orchestra performance. Conducted by Grammy award-winning conductor Arnie Roth, fans can look forward to a diverse and constantly expanding repertoire of classic FINAL FANTASY music from throughout the thirty year history of the game series. The Metropolitan Festival Orchestra, Singapore’s only fully-independent professional symphony orchestra, will be playing the music from all across the FINAL FANTASY series, including FINAL FANTASY XV, with new arrangements especially for the 30th Anniversary series. More details will be shared closer to date.
Distant Worlds has been a sold-out success in Singapore, seen by almost 10,000 audience members from its debut concerts in 2009 to its latest concert in 2016. This year marks the 10thanniversary of the Distant Worlds concert series, and the special concert tour begins this July in Australia and continuing in North America, Europe, and Asia. To date, Singapore is the only stop announced for Southeast Asia.
■ Details on Singapore Performance
Title: Distant Worlds: music from FINAL FANTASY Singapore 2017 – JIRITSU
Date: 21 October 2017
Venue: The Star Theatre, The Star Performing Arts Centre
Time: 7:30pm (2hrs 20mins including interval)
*Infants in arms, kids aged 4 and below are not allowed admission, ages 5 and above will require a ticket
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