About the performance

Experience Bond on the big screen accompanied by the power of the Melbourne Symphony Orchestra performing composer David Arnold’s thrilling musical score live and in sync to the picture!

Directed by Martin Campbell, Casino Royale brings us Bond at the start of his career, having just earned 00 status and his licence to kill. It also marked Daniel Craig’s first appearance as the legendary MI6 operative.

Casino Royale also features Mads Mikkelsen as “Le Chiffre,” Eva Green as “Vesper Lynd”, Judi Dench returning as “M” and locations for the film include the Bahamas, Montenegro, and a jaw-dropping finale on the Grand Canal in Venice.


Nicholas Buc conductor

Pre-concert talk

Learn more about David Arnold’s from three film experts, Dr Dan Golding, Andrew Pogson and Conductor, Nicholas Buc, from The Art of the Score podcast as they breakdown the melodies and motifs found within the film’s score. Pre-concert talks will commence at 6.15pm inside Hamer Hall.

Running time

2 hours and 50 minutes, including a 20-minute interval

Film classification

M (Moderate violence)

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