On 21 – 22 October 2017, Steven Spielberg’s original summer movie blockbuster Jaws was screened at the Hall for the first time, accompanied by a live performance of the iconic score which won John Williams his first Best Original Score Academy Award®.
With plenty of cheers and fear from the thousands of fans who came to see it over the weekend, it certainly made for unforgettable viewing – take a look at this incredible night through the audience’s tweets and pictures:
A day to remember,— Jason Carter (@Infinite_Geek) October 22, 2017
Favourite film + live orchestra = Goosebumps
RoyalAlbertHall</a> <a href="https://twitter.com/thedailyjaws?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">thedailyjaws #JawsInConcert pic.twitter.com/RW17R7Ahj2
My heart is still pounding and 140 characters cannot describe how MESMERISING watching Jaws with a live orchestra at
RoyalAlbertHall</a> was.</p>— Lucy Hilton-Jones (Lucy_hj92) October 22, 2017
I feel like watching #Jaws for the first time with live orchestra was probably the way to do it. Fantastic evening at the
RoyalAlbertHall</a></p>— Laura Brockway (BrockwayL) October 22, 2017
I'm at the .
RoyalAlbertHall</a> to see <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/JawsInConcert?src=hash&ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">#JawsInConcert</a> with live orchestra and bumped into this legend! Gotta love that effort <a href="https://t.co/4pm6CUaxJF">pic.twitter.com/4pm6CUaxJF</a></p>— C O A C H A L I (AliSpeechly) October 21, 2017
Marvellous stuff yesterday. #JawsInConcert
RoyalAlbertHall</a> 'we're gonna need a bigger boat' got the whole place cheering. <a href="https://t.co/zDg042X8oN">pic.twitter.com/zDg042X8oN</a></p>— James Odell (Odellesque) October 22, 2017
Spontaneous applause to "we're gonna need a bigger boat" was the highlight of the show #JawsInConcert thank you
RoyalAlbertHall</a></p>— Hannah Brown (iamhannurr) 21 October 2017