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  • Candlelight: Best of Joe Hisaishi
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Candlelight: Best of Joe Hisaishi


🎫 Zone A seating (premium visibility)
🎫 Zone B seating (great visibility)
🎫 Zone C seating (good visibility)
🎫 Zone D seating (restricted visibility)

Seating is assigned on a first come first served basis in each zone

🐨 This Fever experience accepts Discover NSW Vouchers! Apply your voucher code during the checkout process to subtract $25 from your order. You can view the FAQs for your Discover NSW Vouchers here.

What You Will Enjoy
🕯️ An intimate ambience in a beautiful venue bathed in candlelight
🎻 A talented string quartet performing beautiful anime music by Joe Hisaishi and other composers
⛪ Stunning architecture of the iconic Grand Lodge

General Info
📍 Venue: Grand Lodge, Sydney Masonic Centre
📅 Date and time: various dates available at 6:30 p.m. and 8:30 p.m. (select during purchase)
⏳ Duration: 65 minutes (doors open 30 mins prior to the start time and late entry is not permitted)
👤 Age requirement: 8 years old or older. Anyone under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult
♿ Accessibility: this venue has disabled access
❓ View the FAQs for this event here
✔️ Safety measures will be in place throughout the experience
🕯️ If you would like to book a private concert, please click here

Tentative Programme

  • Nausicäa of the Valley of the Wind [1984] - Main Theme
  • Laputa [1986] - “Kimi wo nosete (Carrying You)”
  • Totoro [1988] -My Neighbour Totoro
  • Catbus
  • Path of the Wind - Kiki’s Delivery Service [1989]
  • A Town By the Sea
  • Departure - Whisper of the Heart [1995]
  • Country Road - Princess Mononoke [1997]
  • Mononoke Hime
  • Ashitaka & San / The Legend of Ashitaka
  • Lady Eboshi / Departure to the West - Spirited Away [2001]
  • One Summer’s Day (Japanese title translated “Name of Life” )
  • Chihiro’s Waltz
  • Itsumo Nando Demo (Always With Me)
  • Howl’s Moving Castle [2004] - Merry Go Round of Life / Promise of the World
  • Ponyo [2008] - Ponyo on a cliff by the sea
  • From Up on Poppy Hill [2011] - Sukiyaki
  • The Wind Rises [2013] - Hikoukigumo (Vapour Trail)

*Program subject to change


  • Phoenix Collective String Quartet

Beautiful masterpieces of Studio Ghibli and many others, like you’ve never heard before! Enjoy a unique experience under the glimmer of candlelight during this exclusive Candlelight concert with music from Joe Hisaishi- the genius composer who gave Studio Ghibli its sound. A string quartet will perform works from memorable animation works and composers in one of Sydney's most spectacular locations. Enjoy a truly 'sugoi' experience!

💬 Nancy G. ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐: "Very impressive!!! Beautiful, musicians are very professional. It was an incredible experience!!!"
💬 Amber B. ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐: "This was a beautiful event with wonderfully talented musicians. Would go again and would recommend to anyone!"
💬 Pamela J. ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐: "Wonderful performances and stunning atmosphere."

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