Light Odyssey

Light Odyssey

Light Odyssey at Lightpool is an amazing event and it’s coming to Blackpool on 18.10.18. It’s a once in a lifetime chance to be immersed in sight and sound.

Light Odyssey at Lightpool

18 October 2018 at 7pm, Empress Ballroom, Blackpool Winter Gardens

The BBC Philharmonic Orchestra will play live on stage in the Empress Ballroom. If that’s not amazing enough, each note will be picked out and shown in a masterpiece of light on every wall, floor, person, chair and piece of furniture. Feel the music course through your body, watch the notes as they come to life!

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WATCH this short promo video – imagine the light show projected all around you while the musicians play… BOOK YOUR TICKETS HERE

Light Odyssey at Lightpool, October 2018 at Blackpool Illuminations

We’d love everyone to be able to see, hear and feel it but there’s a limit to how many people will fit inside the Empress Ballroom – so get your tickets quickly!

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Light Odyssey – 90 MUSICIANS, 15 ANIMATORS AND 1 AMAZING SHOW

We can’t wait for this spectacular event which launches Lightpool 2018. Featuring the BBC Philharmonic, they’re known as one of the best orchestras in Europe.

Light Odyssey will bring the iconic Empress Ballroom in the Winter Gardens to life. 2D and 3D light animation will push the boundaries of light, space and sound.

16 projectors will transform the ballroom’s interior into a giant canvas – take a look at these amazing images! International teams of animators are responding to the architecture’s unparalleled grandeur.

Light Odyssey at Lightpool, Empress Ballroom on 18.10.18
Light Odyssey at Lightpool, Empress Ballroom on 18.10.18
Light Odyssey at Lightpool, Empress Ballroom on 18.10.18
Light Odyssey at Lightpool, Empress Ballroom on 18.10.18
Light Odyssey at Lightpool, Empress Ballroom on 18.10.18
Light Odyssey at Lightpool, Empress Ballroom on 18.10.18

The 90-minute performance includes 90 musicians, with live performances of Copland, Britten and Saint-Saëns. Plus classical favourites such as Barber’s Adagio for Strings. Conducted by acclaimed Norwegian conductor Elvind Aadland.

It’s going to be amazing! Before you book your tickets, check out the seating plan for this event at the Empress Ballroom – find it further down on this page.

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Light Odyssey at Lightpool
Light Odyssey at Lightpool

Light Odyssey Competition

Visit Fylde Coast has teamed up with Lightpool Festival to bring you this amazing competition.

Light Odyssey Photo Competition 2018 with Visit Fylde Coast and Lightpool
Light Odyssey Photo Competition 2018 with Visit Fylde Coast and Lightpool

Share your photos with a theme of ‘Light’ for a chance to win these great prizes:

ONE lucky winner will receive this bundle of tickets for amazing Lightpool events –

  • TWO VIP Experience tickets to Light Odyssey on Thursday 18 October – more here
  • Pair of tickets to ride an Illuminated Tram at the Carnival of Lights parade, Thursday 25 October
  • AND two tickets to Rush, the outdoor dance spectacular centred around the old Bonny Street Police HQ. Friday 26 October

Plus TWO runner-up entrants each get 2 tickets to Light Odyssey.

Everyone gets recognised in this competition –

  • THE BEST entries will be printed out and included in the Light Art Trail in Blackpool town centre.
  • JUDGES FAVOURITES will be projected on the front of the Tower from 15-18 October – more here
  • ALL suitable entries included in the competition gallery

MORE DETAILS AND ENTER HERE

LIGHT ODYSSEY SEATING PLAN

With a choice of different seating areas, everyone is guaranteed a great night out.

Here’s the detailed seating plan to refer to when you book your seats with Ticketmaster –

Detailed seating plan for Light Odyssey at Lightpool
Detailed seating plan for Light Odyssey at Lightpool

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