2017 - 18 Season | The Philly Pops

2017 - 18 Season

The Philly POPS 2017-18 Season line-up offers a year filled with truly one-of-a-kind musical experiences. Maestro Michael Krajewski — together with our amazing Orchestra, Festival Chorus, and the country’s best and brightest guest vocalists — will entertain you with music from your all-time favorite artists and eras, with plenty of laughs and surprises along the way!

Full season subscribers enjoy benefits like discounts off single-ticket prices, advance notice of special events, flexible ticket exchanges, ticket replacement, discounted pre-paid parking, restaurant & car service discounts, pre-concert conversations, and more!

Past Events

A Star Wars Celebration

Oct 20-22, 2017
Michael Krajewski, Conductor

Hear it all with the second half of this thrilling tribute devoted to Star Wars in this 40th anniversary year of the space fantasy!

The Music of Elton John with Michael Cavanaugh

Nov 10-12, 2017
Stuart Chafetz, Conductor

Michael Cavanaugh and his energetic band return to Verizon Hall to rock Elton John’s greatest hits!

A Philly Pops Christmas

Dec 1-19, 2017
Michael Krajewski, Conductor

It’s the tradition that kicks off Philadelphia’s holiday season!

Rufus Wainwright

Rufus Wainwright
19 January 2018
Michael Krajewski, Conductor

Rufus Wainwright returns to the revered Kimmel Center at Verizon Hall on January 19, 2018 in Philadelphia to perform with The Philly POPS! 

Lenny's Revolution

Feb 2-4, 2018
David Charles Abell, Conductor

The POPS joins in a citywide tribute to Leonard Bernstein in his 100th anniversary year!

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.

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!