When: Thu., Dec. 22, 7:30 p.m. and Fri., Dec. 23, 7:30 p.m. 2016
What’s up with John Hughes centering his movies around privileged white american suburbia? Amiright? Falling down a rabbit hole of 80’s movies recently, I started to notice similar themes: anxious white wealthy teenagers, unavailable parents, and radical soundtracks that really gave these films life. While Kevin Mccallister (played by Macaulay Culkin) is just a kid in the movie, Home Alone managers to fit all of these components, including a bad-ass soundtrack scored by Star Wars composer John Williams. For two nights, our very own SA Symphony will be serving us memories while they play songs from a movie that hit theaters 26 years ago.