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Pops Winter Concert

  • Michigan Theater 453-467 E Washington St Ann Arbor, MI, 48104 United States (map)

Led by Music Director Rotem Weinberg and Assistant Music Director Tal Benatar, the Michigan Pops Orchestra presents “Once Upon a Pops” on Saturday, April 7th, 2018 at 7:00 P.M. in the Michigan Theater. As the University of Michigan’s only student-run, student-directed orchestra, Michigan Pops is putting on a show guaranteed to thrill audience-members of all ages, including music from Sergei Prokofiev's Romeo & Juliet, Alan Menken’s Aladdin and Beauty and the Beast, and Andrew Lloyd Webber’s The Phantom of the Opera. “Once Upon a Pops” will be a dynamic and engaging show utilizing a unique combination of vocal performers, multimedia, stage antics, and special effects. This semester, we will be featuring the Michigan Pops Concerto Competition winner, Katie Sesi, in a performance of Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky’s famous Violin Concerto in D Major, Op. 35 Mvmt. 3.

Pops appeals to the music-lover in everyone with its diverse repertoire, ranging from classical pieces to popular film scores. Working under the guidance of the University Activities Center, the Michigan Pops Orchestra’s members comprise a diverse group of undergraduate and graduate students studying anything from English to Engineering. This 100-member, tightly-knit ensemble demonstrates passion for musical collaboration each semester with an exhilarating performance. Join in on the fun with the Michigan Pops in “Once Upon a Pops” on Saturday, April 7th!

Concert and Ticket Information: 
Saturday, April 7th, 2018, 7:00 PM
Michigan Theater, 603 E. Liberty
$5 for Students, $8 for Adults
Children/Students in Public Schools and Ann Arbor Daycares are FREE at the door
Seniors 65+ are also FREE at the door
Tickets sold in MASON HALL from 11:45 A.M.-1:15 P.M. on Monday 4/2 - Friday 4/6, TICKETMASTER.COM, and AT THE DOOR the day of the concert

For more about the Michigan Pops Orchestra, please visit our website:www.michiganpops.org