Candleight wishes you and your ghoul friends a creepy Halloween. The wildly popular concert series also invites you to experience a unique performance featuring classical takes on some of the spooky season’s classics. Immerse yourself in a Candlelight Halloween special in St. Louis while sitting bathed in the glow of hundreds of flickering candles. Inspired by the ghosts and spirits featured in films and frightening songs, these unforgettable concerts are set to be anything but ordinary.
The captivating concerts reimagining spine-chilling on-screen moments, music industry hits, and more are coming to illuminate The Ethical Society of St. Louis and Des Bavo. You can expect to hear renditions of songs such as Michael Jackson’s “Thriller” or some favorite Halloween movie themes like Tubular Bells from The Exorcist.
Candlelight’s haunted evenings of Halloween classics entail classically-trained musicians taking to a candlelit stage at a stunning venue and presenting audiences with awe-inspiring takes on legendary music. This October, A talented Listeso string quartet is set to perform the theme from The Addams Family, Halloween, Beetlejuice, and Franz Schubert’s Der Erlkönig. What’s more with several dates to choose from, you can find a hauntingly beautiful Candlelight concert suited to your schedule.
On Friday the 13th, The Ethical Society of St. Louis will be haunted by Norman Bates, the possessed Regan MacNeil, a midnight mangler, and more. Relive your most feared moments from famous Halloween classics while listening to eerie classical renditions of the music featured in these films. From The Exorcist and Sleepy Hallow to The Rocky Horror Picture Show and Psycho, every violin screech and scream will transport you to the terrifying scenes. Enjoy a gentle fright this October in St. Louis.
“By the pricking of my thumbs, something wicked this way comes.” Step away from the pumpkin carving and apple bobbing for a spell. The Candlelight series invites you to experience something different and thrilling this spooky season. You can bring your friends and family along to one of these Candlelight Halloween specials coming to St. Louis.
Note: For the safety of our audience, all of the candlelight will be provided through flameless candles.