All Upcoming Events | The Philly Pops
 

All Upcoming Events

POPS on Independence for Wawa Welcome America 2018

POPS on Independence 2018
03 July 2018
Todd Ellison, Conductor

The POPS is back for its annual FREE concert during the Wawa Welcome America! festival. 

POPS at the Celebration of Freedom Ceremony 2018

POPS Celebration of Freedom 2018
04 July 2018
Todd Ellison , Conductor

The POPS BIG Band returns to the city's Celebration of Freedom ceremony and parade. 

POPS on The Parkway for Wawa Welcome America 2018

POPS On The Parkway 2018
04 July 2018

Tony and Grammy winner, R&B hitmaker, and international singing sensation Heather Headley joins The Philly POPS BIG Band BIG Band and guest vocalists Viva Mas, during the Wawa Welcome America! July 4th Concert on the Parkway! 

Sixth Annual POPS Ball

13 September 2018
Michael Krajewski, Conductor

The Philly POPS proudly presents the Sixth Annual POPS Ball: 40th Anniversary Celebration! 

Leslie Odom, Jr.

Bubble LESLIE.png
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
06 October 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.

Heather Headley's Broadway My Way

Heather Headley's Broadway My Way
12 October 2018
Ron Colvard, Conductor

Tony and Grammy winner, R&B hitmaker, and international singing sensation Heather Headley comes to Philadelphia for a one-night-only show with The Philly POPS BIG Band at the Kimmel Center.

Storm Large: A Crazy Kind of Love

Bubble STORM.png
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!

Bubble CHRISTMAS.png
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

Bubble JAZZED.png
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

Bubble POPSROCKS.png
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

Bubble UPTOWN NIGHTS.png
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

Bubble BROADWAY.png
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

Bubble AMERICAN BANDSTAND.png
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.