Love Actually, the seasonal romcom that has become a revelation and synonymous for so many with the festive period will tour to Ireland and the UK this December with a full orchestra performing its soundtrack live to picture, in what is becoming an annual highlight of the holiday calendar for many.
Kicking off the holiday season and getting many into the spirit, the Love Actually Live Concert Tour will visit the Waterfront on 5 December. Tickets for this Belfast date go on sale Thursday 28 February at 9 am.
Directed by Richard Curtis and originally released in cinemas in 2003, Love Actually tells ten separate yet interweaving stories of love around Christmas time. The film features an all-star ensemble cast, including Hugh Grant, Liam Neeson, Colin Firth, Laura Linney, Bill Nighy, Martine McCutcheon, Alan Rickman, Emma Thompson, Keira Knightley Rowan Atkinson, Martin Freeman, and many more.
A full, live orchestra will perform Craig Armstrong’s evocative score at these shows, with the film being projected onto a huge screen. Armstrong is one of the UK’s most recognised film composers, with his work being awarded a BAFTA for his Achievement in Film Music.
With the film becoming a Christmas tradition for many, audiences attending the Love Actually Live Concert Tour will be treated to a unique way to watch the film that has gotten so many into the holiday spirit for the last 15 years.
Tickets go on sale Thursday 28 February at 9 am and will be available from:
Waterfront Box Office (028) 9033 4455 / www.waterfront.co.uk. And from all usual Ticketmaster Outlets