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John Williams leads Boston Pops during Film Night at Tanglewood

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A beloved summer tradition continues TONIGHT!! August 24 at 8:30 p.m. in the Shed at Tanglewood in Lenox MA with John Williams' Film Night.  Joining maestro Williams and the Boston Pops for this special program-which features selections by Alfred Newman, Henry Mancini, Max Steiner, and more-are guest conductor David Newman, son of Alfred Newman and a film composer in his own right, and superstar vocalist and Broadway and screen actress Audra McDonald, who recently won a Tony Award for her performance as the leading lady in Porgy and Bess. Ms. McDonald will join the orchestra for selections from a number of films, including A Star Is Born, State Fair, and The West Point Story. Mr. Williams will also lead the Pops in his own film music, including pieces from Jaws, Indiana Jones, and Hook.  READ THE REVIEW FROM The Republican