• Candlelight: The Best of Joe Hisaishi at The Williamsburg Hotel

Candlelight: The Best of Joe Hisaishi at The Williamsburg Hotel

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Candlelight concerts bring the magic of a live, multi-sensory musical experience to awe-inspiring locations like never seen before in New York City. Get your tickets now to discover the music of Studio Ghibli composer Joe Hisaishi at The Williamsburg Hotel under the gentle glow of candlelight.

General Info
📍 Venue: The Williamsburg Hotel
📅 Dates and times: various dates available at 6:30 p.m. and 9:00 p.m. (select during purchase)
⏳ Duration: 65 minutes (doors open 45 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 is ADA compliant
❓ View the FAQs for this event here
🪑 Seating is assigned on a first come first served basis in each zone
🕯️ If you would like to book a private concert (min 40+ people), please click here
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Tentative Program

  • Nausicaa of the Valley of the Wind - Opening Theme
  • Laputa: Castle in the Sky - Kimi wo Nosete - Carrying You
  • My Neighbour Totoro - Kaze no Toori Michi - Path of the Wind
  • My Neighbour Totoro - Tonari no Totoro - Main Theme
  • Kiki's Delivery Service - Umi no Mieru Machi - A Town with an Ocean View
  • Kiki's Delivery Service - Tabidachi - Journey
  • Princess Mononoke - Main Theme
  • Spirited Away - Inochi no Namae - Name of Life
  • Spirited Away - Chihiro's Waltz
  • Ponyo - Gake no Ue no Ponyo - Ponyo on the Cliff
  • The Wind Rises - A Journey (A Dream of Flight)
  • Kikujiro - Summer
  • The Tale of Princess Kaguya - When I Remember This Life
  • Howl's Moving Castle - Merry Go Round of Life


  • Highline String Quartet

User reviews

based on 95 reviews
  • Please continue working with the amazing quartet that played the show!!!
  • the candles were gorgeous and looked so natural. loved the giant halloween decorations at the venue as well. The string quartet made it an even more beautiful night and they were so so talented and it was such a fun and sentimental show to watch
  • such a warm and comfortable environment was created here and i am now an avid fan of the highlinequartet, so glad i could be part of the debut ~
  • It was breathtaking!! Everyone should definitely give it a try!
  • Another magical evening by Candlelight 🖤 and the Highline Quartet ❤️‍🔥
  • It was an amazing performance
  • Such a beautiful experience with amazing musicians
  • Incredible music and experience. I only wish the seating was more comfortable and a little further apart. Other than that.. I would recommend any and everyone.
  • Great concert!
  • Wished the seating arrangements were better but loved the organization!!
  • it was wonderful🤩
  • Amazing Performance!!
  • Spectacular
  • Amazing!
  • Amazing

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22 Feb
27 Apr
07 Jun
6:30 PM
9:00 PM
Zone C for $35.00 per person
Zone B for $45.00 per person
Zone A for $65.00 per person
1 ticket