The Melbourne Symphony Orchestra's spectacle "The Galaxy's Greatest Hits"which will commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landingwill take place Monday, Oct. 14, at 7:30 p.m. at the Symphony Center, 220 S. Michigan Ave.
There will be guest performances and appearances by Charlie Duke ( former astronaut ), George Takei ( Star Trek cast member ), Kurt Elling ( Grammy-winning jazz star from Chicago ) and James Morrison ( Australian jazz musician ).
The world-renowned symphony will perform favorite space classics from Star Wars, E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial, Gustav Holst's The Planets, Star Trek, Apollo 13 and more as the hall is transformed with atmospheric lighting and HD images of space.
For tickets, visit order.cso.org/10439 .