2013-2014 Virginia Symphony POPS!

From the best of Broadway to nostalgic tunes from days gone by to holiday favorites your whole family will enjoy, there's something for everyone on the Virginia Symphony POPS! series!

midori.jpgI Will Always Love You: The Music of Whitney Houston

Friday, October 18, 2013 | Ferguson Center | BUY TICKETS
Saturday, October 19, 2013 | Harrison Opera House
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Brent Havens, conductor | Sasha Allen, vocalist

Her voice inspired a generation and created iconic moments in our collective memory. Who can forget her 1991 performance of the "Star Spangled Banner" or the soaring notes of "I Will Always Love You" from The Bodyguard? Sadly, Whitney Houston left us too soon. Be there when the VSO POPS pays tribute to the unforgettable talent of the late Whitney Houston.

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HoliPOPS.jpgHoliday POPS!

Saturday, December 14, 2013 | Chrysler Hall | BUY TICKETS
Sunday, December 15, 2013 | Sandler Center | BUY TICKETS

Robert Shoup, conductor | Virginia Symphony Chorus | Other Guests

There's no better way to lift your spirits than with seasonal songs and traditional carols delivered in full sound and spectacle by your home town Orchestra along with the inspirational voices of Virginia Symphony Chorus. Bring the family for one of our great holiday traditions!

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beatles.jpgClassical Mystery Tour: A Tribute to the Beatles

Thursday, Febraury 6, 2014 | Ferguson Center | BUY TICKETS
Saturday, February 8, 2014
| Chrysler Hall | BUY TICKETS

Benjamin Rous, conductor

On February 9, 1964, The Beatles made their American Television debut on The Ed Sullivan Show. Half a century later, people still remember where they were when they watched the Fab Four declare "I Want to Hold Your Hand!" On the 50th anniversary of this defining moment in American musical history, the original cast of the Broadway sensation Beatlemania returns to Hampton Roads to perform more than twenty classic Beatles hits, backed by the VSO POPS.

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broadway.jpgVSO POPS Salutes Broadway

Saturday, March 8, 2014 | Chrysler Hall | BUY TICKETS
Sunday, March 9, 2014 | Sandler Center | BUY TICKETS

Benjamin Rous, conductor

Rogers and Hammerstein. Bernstein. Gershwin. The names that shaped American musical theatre in the 20th Century. The music that lives with us even today. The VSO POPS celebrates the legendary music from the golden age of the great white way.

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Pixar.jpgPixar in Concert

Friday, April 11, 2014 | Ferguson Center | BUY TICKETS
Saturday, April 12, 2014
| Chrysler Hall | BUY TICKETS

Benjamin Rous, conductor

From the Toy Story trilogy to The Incredibles and UP, Pixar has forever impacted filmmaking and given audiences of all ages some of the most beloved characters in cinematic history. Now the VSO POPS presents Pixar in Concert, with visually stunning clips and memorable scores from each of Pixar's movies, including their latest release, Brave, performed LIVE!