- See Kino International’s 2010 release of the classic 1927 silent film ‘Metropolis’ by Fritz Lang with 25 minutes of newly discovered footage
- Hear the WORLD PREMIERE of a new original score composed by Phil Collins, Santa Cruz County Artist of the Year 2011
- Live soundtrack accompaniment performed by NMW Ensemble and guest artists, Timba Harris, Colleen Donovan and Ariose Singers
- Rio Theatre lobby will be transformed into 1927 era Berlin, including a special cardboard cityscape montage created by local artists Dag Weiser and Leslie Murray
- Doors 7:30pm for General Admission / Showtime 8pm on Friday, October 28th & Saturday, October 29th, 2011
- Open Gala Reception with Priority Seating at 6:30pm on Fri., Oct. 28th before the concert.
- Costume Contest (Sat., Oct. 29): Dress up as your favorite character from the film Metropolis or inspired from the film or wear a costume from the era of Metropolis or from Steampunk fashion.