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Philharmonia at the Movies: E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial

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Booking for Friends of the Philharmonia opens at 10am on Thursday, 4 November. General booking opens Thursday, 11 November.

E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial.


Anthony Gabriele – conductor


John Williams E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial

Director Steven Spielberg’s heartwarming masterpiece is one of the brightest stars in motion picture history.

Filled with unparalleled magic and imagination, E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial tells the moving story of a lost little alien who befriends a 10-year-old boy named Elliott.  Experience all the mystery and fun of their unforgettable adventure in the beloved movie that has captivated audiences around the world since it was first released in 1982. Enjoy John Williams’ Academy Award®-winning score performed live by the 80+ players of the Philharmonia, as you watch the film on the Royal Festival Hall’s huge screen.

Due to the addition of an interval, the concert will end approx. 30min later than originally advertised.

Need to know

Prices & Discounts

£16 – £75

Multi-buy offer available; under-18s and concessions discounts available

Student tickets


Available through Student Pulse.
Limited availability.

Running time:

2h 30 minutes, including a 20-minute interval. The performance finishes at approx. 10pm.

Recommended age

From 7+

Programme notes

Read the digital programme notes here. Free printed programmes will be available on the day too.

Box office

Philharmonia Box Office: 0800 652 6717
Monday to Friday 10am – 5pm


Royal Festival Hall

Royal Festival Hall

Southbank Centre
Belvedere Road

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