With Valentine’s Day slowly approaching, we take a moment to reflect on the love in our lives, an enchanting enigma that continues to enthrall us. For centuries long artists have expressed what to many is an indescribable feeling through poems, arias and ballads. They have managed to encapsulate its virtuous beauty, ardent desire and tumultuous nature. One thing is certain; although at times you can’t quite find the words to define it, you know it’s love when you feel it. This season, the Candlelight Valentine’s Day special is bringing romantic tributes to Orlando as an ode to the noblest feeling in the world.
Taking place at The Abbey and 1010 WEST, savor some of the greatest love songs of all time that ignite sparks of passion, joy and nostalgia. The iconic venues will be completely transformed by the twinkling lights of thousands of candles that add a magical touch to the alluring atmosphere. The Candlelight Valentine’s Day special is reimagining an array of moving tunes like “O Mio Babbino Caro” from Gianni Schicchi, “My Heart Will Go On” from Titanic and “Libertango” by the Argentine composer Astor Piazzolla. Let your heart guide you and enter a world of passion, affection and heartache with Candlelight!
Valentine’s Day Special ft. “Romeo & Juliet” & More
The Candlelight series presents a special Valentine’s Day tribute that is all about love. The program includes hauntingly beautiful tunes about two young star-crossed lovers from feuding families like “Love Theme” and “Fantasy Overture” from Romeo and Juliet (1968).
Besides this cinema classic, you can also enjoy Borodin’s “String Quartet No. 2” dedicated to his wife Ekaterina and “My Heart Will Go On” from Titanic, a mesmerizing tale of everlasting love. Celebrate Valentine’s Day at The Abbey and 1010 WEST, surrounded by like-minded, starry-eyed guests and thousands of twinkling candles.
Embark on a musical journey through the sensual and heartwarming world of love at this season’s Candlelight Valentine’s Day special. Whether with your significant other, a confidante or a friend, cherish this magnetic force that brings us all together under the soft glow of candlelight.
The concerts takes place at 1010 WEST and The Abbey this February and there are two shows planned on the night. This way, you can choose whichever fits your schedule.