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All Upcoming Events

Strength & Survival: The Universal Language 2018 with The Philly POPS

Mar 3, 2018
Laura Jackson, Conductor

Presented by Susan G. Komen Philadelphia. 

Best of Broadway

Mar 9-11, 2018
Todd Ellison, Conductor

Three of Broadway’s most celebrated stars join the Philly POPS and conductor Todd Ellison — hailed by The New York Times as one of “Broadway’s electric conductors” — to showcase the finest in show tunes.

The Philly POPS BIG Band Swings from Sinatra to Today

The Philly POPS BIG Band Swings from Sinatra to Today
Mar 29, 2018

The BIG Band — led by Principal Trumpet Matt Gallagher — is set to visit Xcite Center with a complement of 17 POPS musicians, including longtime POPS collaborator Tony DeSare, who will join in on keyboards and vocals.

Sinatra & Friends

Apr 6-8, 2018
Michael Krajewski, Conductor

Join Music Director Michael Krajewski and The Philly POPS for a splendid homage to Frank and his Rat Pack!

POPS Rocks: Queen, Stones, Zeppelin and More

Apr 27-29, 2018
Michael Krajewski, Conductor

Get ready to belt out your favorite classic rock with the POPS!

Leslie Odom, Jr.

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Sep 28-30, 2018
Michael Krajewski, Conductor

Leslie Odom, Jr., Grammy and Tony-award winner for Hamilton, kicks off the POPS 40th Anniversary Celebration with American Songbook classics.

The Music of Elton John with Michael Cavanaugh in Trenton

The Music of Elton John with Michael Cavanaugh
Oct 6, 2018
Michael Krajewski, Conductor

Since 2002, The Philly POPS has performed an annual benefit concert at the Trenton War Memorial in support of Morris Hall and St. Lawrence Rehabilitation Center.

Storm Large: A Crazy Kind of Love

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Nov 9-11, 2018
Michael Krajewski, Conductor

A mesmerizing six-foot blonde, Storm Large is a musician, actor, playwright, author, and most famous as an unforgettable interpreter of American popular music.

A Philly POPS Christmas: Spectacular Sounds of the Season!

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Dec 1-22, 2018
Todd Ellison, Conductor

Philadelphia’s incredible holiday tradition is back with Hamilton’s Mandy Gonzalez and Broadway legend Todd Ellison conducting for the first time.

JAZZED! The Philly POPS BIG Band with Terell Stafford

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Jan 18-20, 2019

This new January series will celebrate a particular kind of Philly sound — the jazz of the ’40s and ’50s with Temple University’s internationally-acclaimed jazz trumpeter Terell Stafford and The Philly POPS BIG Band. 

POPS Rocks: The '80s

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Feb 1-3, 2019
Stuart Chafetz, Conductor

Stuart Chafetz is back with his cover of the ’80s — the decade that saw an explosion of new music and the advent of MTV!

Uptown Nights with Byron Stripling

Mar 1-3, 2019
Byron Stripling, Conductor

Uptown Nights with Byron Stripling is something new for the POPS — he’ll explore a magical world of song and dance popularized in the clubs of the ’40s and ’50s.

Cole Porter's Broadway: Too Darn Hot

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Apr 12-14, 2019
David Charles Abell, Conductor

Principal Guest Conductor David Charles Abell's Cole Porter tribute is an original program of Porter’s best, sung by Broadway stars Catherine Russell, Marin Mazzie, and Jason Danieley.

American Bandstand: A Philadelphia Story

May 3-5, 2019
Michael Krajewski, Conductor

Michael Krajewski’s original American Bandstand program celebrates the early years of the iconic show when it was filmed in Philadelphia.