Neil Gaiman and Amanda Palmer appear at the Boston Pops New Year’s Eve concert which includes the United States Premiere of the Gaiman’s short film Statuesque. Amanda Palmer also performs.
New Year’s Eve will feature the United States premiere of a short film created by Neil Gaiman called Statuesque, starring Bill Nighy and Amanda Palmer, with Becca Rosenthal and Liam McKean. The original broadcast in the United Kingdom takes place on Sky 1 at 10:00pm on Christmas Day, as part of a larger commission of 12 silent shorts produced by Hilary Bevan Jones for Endor Productions for the “12 Days of Christmas.” The musical score is by Sxip Shirey, also performing that evening.
Bestselling author Neil Gaiman has long been one of the top writers in comics, and also writes books for readers of all ages. He is listed in the Dictionary of Literary Biography as one of the top ten living post-modern writers, and is a prolific creator of works of prose, poetry, film, journalism, comics, song lyrics, and drama. www.neilgaiman.com
December 31, 2009 10:00 PM
Symphony Hall, 301 Massachusetts Avenue, Boston, MA 02115