The Bridgewater Hall - New Year's Eve at the Movies - December 2018

New Year's Eve at the Movies

Manchester Camerata | Jessica Cottis conductor | Shona Lindsay & Oliver Tompsett guest singers

Monday 31 December 2018 8.00pm

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Event Timings

Main Entrance Doors: 4.30pm
Pre-Concert Dining: from 5.00pm
Foyer Entertainment: from 6.30pm
Auditorium Doors: 7.30pm
Concert Start: 8.00pm
Interval: 9.00pm
Second Half: 9.30pm
Concert Finish: 10.30pm

All timings are approximate and are subject to change.

New Year's Eve at the Movies

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Manchester Camerata | Jessica Cottis conductor | Shona Lindsay guest singer | Oliver Tompsett guest singer

Celebrate New Year’s Eve in style with music from some of the greatest movies of all time, including E.T., Star Wars, Jurassic Park, Indiana Jones, Pirates of the Caribbean, Lord of the Rings, Titanic, West Side Story and, of course, James Bond. See below for the full programme listing.

Dress to impress and arrive early to enjoy our foyer entertainment and visit our Champagne Bar.

From 5.00pm: Pre-concert dining (see below)
From 6.30pm: Informal entertainment in the foyer
Concert at 8.00pm

John Williams Main Title from Star Wars
Erroll Garner Misty from Play Misty for Me
John Williams Indiana Jones Theme ‘The Raider’s March’ from Raiders of the Lost Ark
John Williams Harry’s Wonderous World from Harry Potter and The Philosopher’s Stone
John Williams Hedwig’s Theme from Harry Potter and The Philosopher’s Stone
John Williams Main Theme from Jurassic Park
Randy Newman You’ve Got a Friend in Me from Toy Story
Alan Menken A Whole New World from Aladdin
John Williams Theme from Schindler’s List
James Horner My Heart Will Go On from Titanic

John Williams Flying Theme from E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial
Leonard Bernstein West Side Story Suite
Ralph Burns All That Jazz from Chicago
Hans Zimmer He’s a Pirate from Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of The Black Pearl
Jule Styne & Leo Robin Diamonds are a Girl’s Best Friend from Gentlemen Prefer Blondes
Elton John & Tim Rice Can You Feel the Love Tonight from The Lion King
Lionel Richie Endless Love
Howard Shore Lord of the Rings (medley)
John Barry Goldfinger
Sam Smith Writing’s on the Wall from Spectre
Adele & Paul Epworth Skyfall

New Year’s Eve Dining Options

Five Course Table d’Hote Menu

Dining in the Barbirolli Room has now sold out. However, thanks to our partnership with INNSIDE by Melia hotel, you can enjoy the same menu in their beautiful contemporary dining space just two minutes’ walk from The Bridgewater Hall. The five course menu includes a welcome drink, a glass of wine with dinner and coffee. Download the full tempting menu from the link below.

£65 per person

Please book online when you purchase your tickets, or via the Box Office on 0161 907 9000.

Five Course Table d’Hôte Menu


Share a platter for two in The Bridgewater Hall’s Charles Hallé Restaurant or Stalls Café Bar. Savoury platters include a bottle of wine. Download the menu from the link below.

Charcuterie platter £62 | Seafood platter £67 | Vegetarian platter £62 | Dessert platter £16

Please book via the Box Office on 0161 907 9000, not available to book online.

Platters Menu


INNSIDE Hotel Accommodation

Enjoy a discounted rate for New Year’s Eve at INNSIDE by Melia when you book your room along with your concert tickets. £130 per room, including breakfast (premium room £160). Price does not include dining or concert tickets.

Please book via The Bridgewater Hall Box Office on 0161 907 9000, not available online.


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