Upcoming concerts

  • Broadway Musical "A Chorus Line"

    Tuesday, July 10, 2018
    Wednesday, July 11, 2018
    Thursday, July 12, 2018
    Friday, July 13, 2018

    Broadway comes to the beach with this collaboration between the Ocean City POPS and Ocean City Theatre Company. A CHORUS LINE is a stunning concept musical capturing the spirit and tension of a Broadway chorus audition. Exploring the inner lives and poignant ambitions of professional Broadway gypsies, the show features one powerhouse number after another. Memorable musical numbers include “What I Did for Love, “One,” “I Can Do That,” “At the Ballet,” “The Music and the Mirror,” and “I Hope I Get It.”

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    Classic Night fever- 70's Disco Hits

    Sunday, July 15, 2018

    Motor Booty Affair, a popular 70’s disco/funk tribute band from the Northeast, has recently introduced its new symphony Pops show, Classical Night Fever, to rave reviews. The show has premiered with highly successful concerts alongside some the Northeast’s top orchestras including Portland Symphony Orchestra, Bangor Symphony Orchestra and Maine Pro Musica Orchestra.

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    Fascinating Gershwin

    Wednesday, July 18, 2018

    Marvel at the extraordinary talents of pianist Ryan Shirar and Broadway voices! You will be marveling at those brilliant lyrics and reminiscing as you hear the gorgeous melodies. "Fascinating Rhythm," "The Man I Love," "I Got Plenty O' Nuttin'," "I Got Rhythm," "S'Wonderful," "Summertime" and more. Produced by Broadway Pops International.

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    Celtic Tenors

    Sunday, July 22, 2018

    The only tenor group with a truly global audience, The Celtic Tenors will give you a night to remember. Whether playing a neighbourhood cathedral or major concert halls in international cities like New York, Amsterdam or Shanghai, you are assured of a professional, sparkling and most of all, good humoured performance. They genuinely love what they do and you’ll see that shine through in each rendition of beautiful Celtic songs, exhilarating classics, and popular contemporary songs.

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  • Bernstein/Robbins: A Centennial Celebration

    Wednesday, August 01, 2018

    Composer Leonard Bernstein and director/choreographer Jerome Robbins are two of Broadways most legendary figures. Together -- and separately -- they helped bring the world "West Side Story,""On the Town,""The King and I,""Peter Pan,""Fiddler on the Roof,""Gyspy!" and more. Not only were they trailblazers they were also great friends -- both born one hundred years ago. We are proud to celebrate both their centennial and their remarkable friendship with a concert event guaranteed to leave you dancing on air. The show features a star-studded Broadway cast presented SpotOn Entertainment.

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    Tony DeSare: Fly me to the moon

    Sunday, August 05, 2018

    Fly away to the moon and back with crooner and pianist extraordinaire, Tony DeSare, in a unique celebration of pop songs by Billy Joel, Elton John, The Bee Gees, Bruce Springsteen, and few select originals, plus the timeless songs of Frank Sinatra. Named a Rising Star Male Vocalist in Downbeat magazine, DeSare has lived up to this distinction by winning critical and popular acclaim for his concert performances throughout North America and abroad.

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    Jerry Herman: Broadway Legend

    Wednesday, August 15, 2018

    Jerry Herman is a legendary songsmith and a master of the show tune. From "Hello, Dolly" and "Mame" to "Mack and Mabel" and "La Cage aux Folles," Jerry Herman has lit up Broadway for decades with toe-tapping, soul-stirring musical moments. Now, he's sharing his legacy with a new generation. ASCAP and Spot-On Entertainment proudly present Jerry Herman The Broadway Legacy Concert starring a cast of New York's top Broadway and concert vocalists celebrating the songs and the stories of one of the giants of musical theater. Hello, Jerry! Well, hello, Jerry! It's so nice to have you back where you belong. Starring Tony Award-winners and Tony Award nominees!

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    Conductor Spotlight Concert

    Sunday, August 19, 2018

    Celebrate the 90th Season of our incredible Ocean City POPS Orchestra as we put the spotlight on our future! Music will feature selections that highlight the iconic sounds of the POPS while featuring one of the candidates being considered for our Artistic Director position. Audiences will be treated to world class conductors with impressive and diverse musical backgrounds. Specific concert selections and the bios for each guest conductor will be announced via our website. Sponsored by John D. Pojawis, Jr., CPA, MST, PFS.

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  • Conductor Spotlight Concert

    Wednesday, August 22, 2018

    Celebrate the 90th Season of our incredible Ocean City POPS Orchestra as we put the spotlight on our future! Music will feature selections that highlight the iconic sounds of the POPS while featuring one of the candidates being considered for our Artistic Director position. Audiences will be treated to world class conductors with impressive and diverse musical backgrounds. Specific concert selections and the bios for each guest conductor will be announced via our website. Sponsored by Burns – Kull Auto Group.

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    An Evening of Song and Dance: A Collaboration with the Atlantic City Ballet

    Sunday, August 26, 2018

    Founded in 1982, by International Ballerina Phyllis Papa, the Atlantic City Ballet is made up of professional dancers from around the world, who have earned national acclaim for their technical expertise and exuberant stage presence. Although their home base is in Historic Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City, the Ballet has performed in theaters all along the East coast. Their repertoire of original works includes such classics as A Midsummer Night's Dream, Sleeping Beauty and Swan Lake. Papa, however, is most known for her innovative works, such as Dracula, Caught Up in The Swing and her full length Carmen. Since its inception, the Atlantic City Ballet has served as one of the cultural treasures of New Jersey and continues a tradition of dance excellence for future generations of ballet audiences. The Ocean City POPS and the Atlantic City Ballet will combine forces to celebrate music and dance!

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    Conductor Spotlight Concert

    Wednesday, August 29, 2018

    Celebrate the 90th Season of our incredible Ocean City POPS Orchestra as we put the spotlight on our future! Music will feature selections that highlight the iconic sounds of the POPS while featuring one of the candidates being considered for our Artistic Director position. Audiences will be treated to world class conductors with impressive and diverse musical backgrounds. Specific concert selections and the bios for each guest conductor will be announced via our website. Sponsored by Henry’s – Ocean City’s Landmark Jeweler.

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    Clint Holmes

    Sunday, September 02, 2018

    Clint Holmes is one of those rare performers who can legitimately be called one of the greatest contemporary entertainers of our time. While the concert stage remains the mainstay of Holmes’ career, he moves effortlessly between the worlds of music, television and theatre. Whether headlining New York’s elegant Café Carlyle or Las Vegas’ greatest showrooms or performing with some of America’s most prestigious orchestras, Clint redefines the standard for vocalists. Every performance is an unforgettable experience as he performs selections from the Great American songbook, standards from Sinatra’s legendary repertoire, contemporary classics or stirring original music.

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  • Conductor Spotlight Concert

    Wednesday, September 05, 2018

    Celebrate the 90th Season of our incredible Ocean City POPS Orchestra as we put the spotlight on our future! Music will feature selections that highlight the iconic sounds of the POPS while featuring one of the candidates being considered for our Artistic Director position. Audiences will be treated to world class conductors with impressive and diverse musical backgrounds. Specific concert selections and the bios for each guest conductor will be announced via our website. Sponsored by Lenegan Plumbing & Heating

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    Under the Street Lamp

    Saturday, September 08, 2018
    Sunday, September 09, 2018

    UNDER THE STREETLAMP performs an electrifying evening of classic hits from the American radio songbook. Exuding the irresistible rapport of a modern day Rat Pack, the quartet — Eric Gutman, David Larsen, Brandon Wardell and Shonn Wiley — deliver an evening of unforgettable entertainment. You’ll hear Doo-Wop, Motown, old time Rock ‘n’ Roll and all of your favorite songs from The Drifters, The Beach Boys, The Beatles, and a “show-stopping” salute to Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons!

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    Let's Misbehave: A Cole Porter Revue

    Wednesday, September 12, 2018

    Celebrate the music of Cole Porter as we weave in and out of a legendary career that spanned decades. The concert will take us to Paris in the 20’s (Let’s Misbehave, Let’s Do It, What is This Thing Called Love?), celebrate the flair of 30’s (Anything Goes Medley / Born to Dance & Rosalie film music), the post war time period of the 40’s (Kiss Me Kate Medley, Ev’ry Time We Say Goodbye) and the film music of 50’s.

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    Ocean City with the Pops: Local School Bands Play with the Pops

    Sunday, September 16, 2018

    Enjoy local talent from Ocean City performing with the POPS. This performance will feature local musicians and singers including students from the High School and Intermediate School. Sponsored by Dr. Matt Hamilton, Beach Buddies Animal Hospital.

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  • Conductor Spotlight Concert

    Wednesday, July 25, 2018

    "The Americans and Paris" conducted by David Wroe - American musical heroes such as Gershwin, Porter, Bernstein and many more intoxicated with the "City of Love" - namely Paris. Come hear the music that inspired them such as Gershwin's American in Paris. Porter's So in Love, Bernstein's West Side Story, LeGrande's "Whats are you doing the rest of your life", "GiGi", as well as the classic sounds of France with the Can Can, Moulin Rouge, Carmen, Waltzes, and much much more. Guest Soloist will be Marissa McGowan and John Easterlin.

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    Jackie Evancho

    Sunday, July 29, 2018

    A worldwide sensation when she was only ten years old, Jackie Evancho is moving past the exuberant promise of a child prodigy vocalist toward maturity as a singer and as a creative artist. Fresh from her spotlight performance of the National Anthem at the 2017 Presidential inauguration, she seizes the moment with the release of her long-awaited new album - Two Hearts. The album not only features popular hits both old and new, and classical crossover Italian songs, but also Jackie’s emerging gifts as a collaborative songwriter. She has released a string of platinum and gold albums, with sales of over 2.5 million in the US. She has also made history as the youngest person to give a solo concert at Lincoln Center. All six of Jackie’s albums have hit No. 1 on the Billboard Classical chart. Sponsored by Manco and Manco in memory of Frank Manco.

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    Broadway Musical Disney’s BEAUTY AND THE BEAST

    Tuesday, August 07, 2018
    Wednesday, August 08, 2018
    Thursday, August 09, 2018
    Friday, August 10, 2018

    Broadway comes to the beach with this collaboration between the Ocean City POPS and the Ocean City Theatre Company. Step into the enchanted world of Broadway's modern classic - an international sensation that has played to over 35 million people worldwide in 13 countries. The original Broadway production ran for over thirteen years and was nominated for nine Tony Awards, including Best Musical. Hughes Performing Arts Center, 6th Street and Atlantic Avenue. Sponsored by Gillian’s Wonderland Pier.

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    The Wonderful Music of Oz.

    Sunday, August 12, 2018

    L. Frank Baum's classic novel, The Wonderful Wizard of Oz, took the world by storm upon its publication on May 17, 1900. Now, for the first time, celebrate all of the music based on the original tale in one magical concert event. Defy gravity and travel over the rainbow as we take a musical journey down the yellow brick road with a cast of New York's top vocalists. Sponsored by Johnson’s Popcorn.

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  • Meet Megan Hilty

    Opening Night with Broadway and TV Star Megan Hilty

    Monday, July 02, 2018

    Megan Hilty is most recognizable for her portrayal of seasoned triple-threat Ivy Lynn in NBC’s musical drama "Smash." She has earned nominations for a Tony Award, Drama Desk Award and Drama League Award. Hilty regularly performs with orchestras and symphonies across the country. Her solo show—including her sold-out Carnegie Hall debut —has received critical acclaim. She recently released an album entitled "Megan Hilty Live at the Café Carlyle" - comprised of songs from her recent concert tour and a Christmas album entitled "A Merry Little Christmas with Megan Hilty." She made her Broadway debut as Glinda in "Wicked" and went on to perform the role in both the national tour and in Los Angeles. Sponsored by Dr. Elizabeth M. Bowden.

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    Preseason Concert - The Philadelphia Wind Symphony

    Saturday, June 23, 2018

    The Philadelphia Wind Symphony, under the direction of Paul Bryan (with Ocean City’s favorite trumpet player, Bill Scheible), presents an All-American program featuring the music of Samuel Barber, Leonard Bernstein, David Maslanka and patriotic favorites. Presented by the Friends of the Ocean City Pops, Inc. Sponsored by Dr. Elizabeth M. Bowden and Manco and Manco in memory of Frank Manco.

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  • Disney in Concert: Magical Music from the Movies

    Sunday, July 08, 2018

    Come be enchanted by Disney in Concert Magical Music from the Movies with the Ocean City POPS Orchestra, projected video clips from iconic Disney films, and four leading vocalists. Every new generation has a favorite Disney musical, whether it's The Little Mermaid, Beauty and the Beast, Aladdin, The Lion King or Frozen. And then there are the classics, from a Mary Poppins medley to the "Yo ho" of Pirates of the Caribbean.

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