And the city is encouraging everyone to come out and congratulate the Taney Dragons on their success.
This year, for the first time ever, the first concert of the series will be free for military personnel, police, and firefighters.
Thanks to Mother Nature, the Philly Pops orchestra held its traditional Fourth of July holiday concert indoors at the Kimmel Center last night, instead of the usual spot outside Independence Hall.
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“The Philly POPS Presents…Sixties Hits” is taking place at the Kimmel Center’s Verizon Hall on May 16th, 17th and 18th.
The Philly Pops present “Marvin Hamlisch: A Musical Tribute” on March 14th, 15th and 16th at Verizon Hall.
AJ Swearingen, the Paul Simon of the duo and Jonathan Beedle, or Art Garfunkel sing the classics of Simon and Garfunkel. They met more than two decades ago and Jonathan says they’ve been singing together ever since.
Philadelphia is putting the spotlight on Simon & Garfunkel, with three performances beginning Friday night.
It’s the most wonderful time of the year…on stage at the Philly POPS.
It’s time to get in the holiday spirit!
This Columbus Day Weekend, the Philly POPS will showcase the City of Brotherly Love with “Viva Philadelphia!” at the Kimmel Center.
The Philly Pops present “Bond and Beyond” from April 26th through 28th.
The Philly Pops present ‘Lennon and McCartney’ from March 15th through 17th.
Artistic director and conductor Peter Nero says one of the highlights of the show is jazz pianist Marcus Roberts, who will perform Rhapsody in Blue.