Blue Planet II Live in Concert

Held at the Plenary, MCEC

Saturday 9 March 2019 at 8:00pm

Sunday 10 March 2019 at 3:00pm


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About the performance

Following the incredible success of the BAFTA award-winning BBC television series Blue Planet II, presented by Sir David Attenborough, BBC Studios and Andrew Kay & Associates are proud to present Blue Planet II Live in Concert; bringing the wonders and mysteries of the planet’s oceans and wildlife to the stage.

Blue Planet II Live in Concert will feature the breathtaking visuals from the television series, highlighting the incredible natural wonders of our blue planet in breathtaking detail, projected on a state of the art 75 square metre 4K Ultra HD LED screen.

Narrated by the incomparable Joanna Lumley in her first Australian stage appearance and accompanied by the original immersive music score by Hans Zimmer, Jacob Shea and David Fleming, the concert will be performed live by the Melbourne Symphony Orchestra.

A fantastical journey from icy polar seas to pulsating coral reefs, from the luminous deep sea to enormous kelp forests: immerse yourself with Blue Planet II Live in Concert, a simply awe-inspiring and epic experience that you will never forget.


Joanna Lumley presenter
Vanessa Scammell conductor

Running time

1 hour and 50 minutes, including a 20-minute interval.

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