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S’ Wonderful! S’Gershwin!
May 15, 2022 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
One event on May 14, 2022 at 3:00 pm
One event on May 15, 2022 at 3:00 pm
Kimmel Center Cultural Campus–> 300 S Broad St, Philadelphia, PA 19102
Tickets Start at $35
MAY 13: 8:00 pm
MAY 14: 3:00 pm
MAY 15: 3:00 pm
Guest Conductor Byron Stripling returns to the POPS with a ‘s marvelous star-studded array of guest vocalists and musicians in ‘S Wonderful ’S Gershwin, May 13–15 at the Kimmel Cultural Campus.
The concert features the full Philly POPS orchestra, along with Broadway stars Nikki Renée Daniels, Ryan Silverman and Allison Blackwell, with incredible pianist and Steinway artist Charlie Albright. The program highlights the best of the Gershwin brothers, featuring hits from Porgy and Bess, An American in Paris, and Shall We Dance. Notable songs include: “I’ve Got Rhythm,” “Summertime,” “Someone to Watch Over Me” and more. The POPS will also perform “Rhapsody in Blue,” which was played by Peter Nero at the POPS’ first-ever performance in 1979.
Tickets start at $35 and are available at www.phillypops.org/gershwin. ‘S Wonderful ‘S Gershwin runs May 13, 14 and 15, 2022 at Verizon Hall at the Kimmel Cultural Campus. As part of the Kimmel Cultural Campus’ Safe and Clean Commitment, guests are required to provide proof of vaccination and must wear masks while in the building.
The Philly POPS is partnered with Art-Reach for their ACCESS initiative. ACCESS cardholders can purchase tickets for the reduced price of $2 per ticket in person at the Academy of Music box office.