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All Upcoming Events

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
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 Hugh Panaro & The Philly POPS BIG Band at the Kimmel Center.

Experience Benjamin Wright

20 October 2018
Benjamin Wright, Conductor

Benjamin Wright is one of the most sought-after string and brass arrangers of our time. This concert will feature the legendary orchestrator with his special guests who will perform his original arrangements accompanied by the accomplished Philly POPS Orchestra.

Roy Orbison: In Dreams The Hologram Tour

09 November 2018

Through cutting-edge digital and laser technology, this first of its kind live concert sees Orbison brought to life on stage.

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.

Christmas In The City featuring Tiffany Jones

01 December 2018

Get into the Christmas Spirit with Tiffany Jones and The Philly POPS BIG Band at PARX Casino.

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.

I'll Be Home for Christmas: A Salute to the Military and First Responders

07 December 2018
Todd Ellison, Conductor

On December 7th, 2018 at A Philly POPS Christmas concert series, we will proudly welcome an audience filled with dedicated local members of the military and first responders for our 5th annual Comcast NBCUniversal I'll Be Home for Christmas – A Salute to the Military and First Responders benefit concert. Individual tickets for this event are not available for purchase.

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, 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.