Fresh from headlining the Roundhouse in October 2018, Mercury Prize-nominated Portico Quartet will take to the stage in the IMAX Theatre for the world premiere of a brand-new audio-visual concert specially commissioned by the Science Museum to celebrate major exhibition, 'The Sun: Living with Our Star'. At the concert Portico Quartet will perform brand-new music set to projected visuals produced by the Science Museum and inspired by 'The Sun: Living with Our Star'.
Featuring stunning photography from the NASA Solar Dynamics Observatory, archive and brand-new film footage, photography and animation, this new and moving performance reflects the story of Earth’s nearest star and humankind’s relationship with it. This event includes DJ support and complimentary admission to 'The Sun: Living with Our Star'.
There are two shows, 18.45–20.35 (early show) 21.00–22.35 (late show).
Portico Quartet in Concert + After-Hours Exhibition Viewing is part of an events season inspired by the Science Museum's blockbuster exhibition 'The Sun: Living With Our Star', open 6 October 2018 - 6 May 2019.
Friday 1st of March, 2019
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Tube: South Kensington (6 min walk)
Train: West Brompton Station (27 min walk)