2017 Blossom Music Festival
September 1 – Friday at 8:30 p.m.

September 2 – Saturday at 8:30 p.m.
September 3 – Sunday at 8:30 p.m.


The Cleveland Orchestra presents

A Steven Spielberg Film


Dee Wallace
Peter Coyote
Henry Thomas as Elliot

Music by John Williams
Written by Melissa Mathison
Produced by Steven Spielberg and Kathleen Kennedy
Directed by Steven Spielberg

A Universal Picture

with the score performed live by
conducted by Brett Mitchell  BIO

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 follows the moving story of a lost little alien who befriends a ten-year-old boy named Elliott. Tonight, you will experience all the mystery and fun of their unforgettable adventure in the beloved movie that captivated audiences around the world.

Concert Length:
The film is presented with one intermission and will end each night at approximately 10:50 p.m.

Please note that these concerts feature a presentation of the complete film E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial with a live performance of the film’s entire score, including music played during the end credits.

Out of respect for the musicians and your fellow audience members, please remain seated until the conclusion of the credits.

The 2017 Blossom Music Festival is presented by The J.M. Smucker Company.