Wesley Manor

THANK YOU!       THANK YOU! 

Dr. David and Heidi Angelastro

Bill and Sandy McMahon

for sponsoring ALL these concerts which were greatly appreciated by all!

June 14, July 12 & August 9

  

The Music Pier Box Office is located on the boardwalk at Moorlyn Terrace between 8th and 9th Streets. 

The Box Office is open seven days a week from 9 am to 9 pm during the summer season.

SPONSORSHIP

Have you ever considered sponsoring a concert?

By doing so, you help us continue offering  wonderful
concerts to all in the South Jersey area and visitors
from all over the United States and Canada.

The rates are very reasonable and there are many benefits

     Your name and/or business gets included in our 20,000 brochures printed each year

     Your name is put on the program booklet handed out at "your" concert

     Your name is put on the marquee at the Music Pier on the day of your concert

     A link to your web site is put on our web site for all to see.

 

For nore information contact our sponsor chair
bfasy@comcast.net.

 

  
2016 Concerts


 
July 2 - Opening  Night

 

  
2017 POPS Season

OC POPS Schedule

2017 summer season

June 25th (7:30 PM) - Opening Night with Vanessa Williams. 

Vanessa Williams is a star of Broadway (Kiss of the Spider Woman, Into the Woods), Film (Soul Food, Eraser), and Television (Ugly Betty, Desperate Housewives, The Good Wife).

Her incredible talent has earned her multiple Grammy, Tony, and Emmy nominations. 

She joins the POPS highlighting her chart-topping R&B songs including Dreamin’, Running Back to You, Save the Best for Last and many more.

Don’t miss this sure-to-sell-out Opening Night with the POPS ! Sponsored by Dr. Elizabeth Bowden

 Meet and Greet Ms. Williams at the Flanders Hotel (10:00 PM)

VIP after-show champagne and food reception. 10 pm  Sponsored by John L. Curto

 July 2nd - Celebrate America!

Celebrate America’s birthday with the POPS !

Sensational Vocalist Justin Gonzales joins the POPS in a program of patriotic favorites with a special tribute to our Veterans! Sponsored by Jilly's

 July 5th - Super Diamond – The Neil Diamond Tribute

Good times never seemed so good !

The Super Diamond Band joins the POPS in a tribute to the beloved pop icon Neil Diamond.

Featuring classic hits - "Sweet Caroline", “America”, “Cracklin Rose”, “Song Song Blue” and many more !

 JULY 6 (10:30AM) – “Sounds Like Fun” – Kids Chamber Music Concert

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 July 9th -  Broadway Salute ! – Vocalists Jennie Eisenhower and Dominic Inferrera

The biggest showstoppers – from your favorite Broadway shows !  Maestro Scheible leads the POPS in favorites from Oklahoma, West Side Story, Les Miserables, The Phantom of the Opera, and many more !

 July 11, 12, 13 & 14- Broadway Show “Fiddler on the Roof” with OCTC.

The POPS joins the OCTC in a musical theater classic !

Winner of 9 Tony Awards - Featuring classic songs “Sunrise, Sunset”, “If I Were A Rich Man”, “Matchmaker, Matchmaker”.  Fiddler is the perfect mix of audience-pleasing humor and heart  Sponsored by McMahon Insurance Agency,

 July 16th - USO Tribute

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 July 19th - FRIENDS CONCERT - TBA

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 July 23rd- Legendary Singer Gloria Gaynor with the POPS

Her name is recognized worldwide.  Her voice is a dynamic force ! 

Her Grammy award winning song, “I Will Survive”, the greatest disco anthem of all time is an inspiration that has touched the hearts of people all over the world. 

Don’t miss this special evening as the POPS welcomes this American Icon !
Sponsored by Manco and Manco in memory of Frank Manco
 

 July 26th- Eddie Bruce celebrates the Latin Casino….Special Guest comedian Chris Rich

The all-star entertainer, Eddie Bruce joins the POPS to pay tribute to the Golden Age of nightclubs in the Philly/Jersey region.  The list of stars who performed at the Latin is staggering – including Dean Martin, Sammy Davis Jr, Joan Rivers, Frank Sinatra, and countless others !

 July 30th- Julie Budd in Tribute to Frank Sinatra

Julie performs classic songs with the POPS as a tribute to the legendary Frank Sinatra – who personally invited her to appear with him at Caesar’s Palace when she was only 16 years old !

Julie brings heart to her music , and has appeared across the country with major orchestras.

 Aug. 6th - Best of Rodgers and Hammerstein

Treasured favorites from “Oklahoma”, “South Pacific”, “the King & I”, and “The Sound of Music”

come to life as our Broadway singers join the POPS and the Cape Shore Chorale in this concert

featuring the timeless words and music of Broadway’s greatest songwriting duo.

 August 8, 9, 10 & 11- Broadway Show “Mary Poppins” with OCTC.

It’s SUPERCALIFRAGILISTICEXPIALIDOCIOUS !

Don’t miss this “Practically Perfect” musical - fun for all ages !

Based on the classic book by PL Travers and the classic Disney film. Sponsored by Gillians Wonderland Park

 Aug. 13th - Tribute to Ella

We honor the “First Lady of Song” during her centennial year.  Enjoy classics from the Great American Songbook, A Tisket, A-Tasket, Satin Doll, I Got Rhythm, Bewitched and many more.  The POPS is thrilled to welcome three dynamic soloists:  Capathia Jenkins, Aisha de Haas, and Met Opera star Harolyn Blackwell as we celebrate “The Queen of Jazz”.

 Aug. 16th - FRIENDS CONCERT - TBA

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 Aug. 20th- Cirque de la Symphonie

Cirque de la Symphonie returns to the Pier in a new production.

Artist include aerial flyers, acrobats, contortionists, dancers, jugglers, and strongmen !

These amazing artists perform with the POPS, directed by Maestro Scheible – performing exhilarating orchestral classics !

 Aug. 27th - The Best of Broadway with Jim & Joan Schubin

Our special guests, Jim & Joan Schubin join the POPS in a special evening featuring the best of Broadway !   From contemporary favorites to classic love songs – this concert is sure to delight !

 Aug. 29th – “Sounds Like Fun” – Kids Chamber Music Concert

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 Aug 30th- Doowop with The Duprees!

The Duprees are known the world over for their romantic interpretations of the most beautiful love songs ever written.  “You Belong to Me” was the group’s first Million-seller and an instant hit. 

 Sept 3rd- Our Three Tenors. 

An Ocean City Tradition ! 

Our stellar tenors will bring down the house with your favorite arias and showpieces. Sponsored by Gold, Gocial

 Sept 10th- Broadway Sensation Hugh Panaro

Philly’s own Hugh Panaro joins the POPS in a program of Broadway Showstoppers !

Hugh has starred in multiple Broadway shows, and has played the Phantom in Broadway’s

The Phantom of the Opera” over 2,000 times !

  Sept 13th - A Night in Old Vienna !

A September tradition – Viennese favorites by the “Waltz-King”, Johann Strauss, Jr.  with wonderful singers and musicians from your Ocean City POPS ! Sponsored by Manco and Manco in memory of Frank Ruggieri

 Sept 17th - Final concert of Season- Rising Stars of Tomorrow Sponsored by

 

NOTICE

The John Williams Tribute Concert is rescheduled for Saturday, October 1st, 7:30 pm at the Music Pier.  All ticket holders for the cancelled concert of Sept. 4th may use the same ticket....for more information call 609-525-9300 or visit www.ocnj.us  Thank you!
 


This concert - John Williams Tribute was CANCELLED due to Hurricane Hermione and possible ocean flooding. The city cancelled this concert on Friday morning.

 

Sunday, September 4 - John Williams Tribute - John Williams is one of the greatest film composers of all time with 50 Oscar Nominations. This exciting concert wil feature an expanded orchestra and a special performance of one of John Williams most famous works "Star Wars" -
Sponsored by Manco and Manco in memory of Frank Manco

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2016 Concert Schedule

Opening Night



   

 Sunday, June 19 - Opening Night - Deana Martin

Sponsored by Dr. Elizabeth M. Bowden

______________________________________________________________________________

View pictures below of "After Concert Reception at Flanders"  - Sunday, June 19

Sponsored by Dr. Elizabeth M. Bowden and John L. Curto

_________________________________________________________________________________________

 

Sunday, June 26 - The Great American Songbook 

Sponsored by CapeBank Charitable Foundation

______________________________________________________________________________

Sunday, July 3 - Celebrate America!
Sponsored by
Jillys in memory of Beverly Kreisberg

   

     

 


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Wednesday, July 6 - Broadway Night at the POPS -
Sponsored by Ocean City Home Bank

 

        

    

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Tuesday, July 12 - "West Side Story"

Sponsored by The McMahon Insurance Agency

Bill McMahon with Gared Crawford, violinist

 

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Wednesday, July 13 -" West Side Story" 

Sponsored by The Original Fudge Kitchen

  

 

_______________________________________________________________________________

Wednesday, July 13 - Sounds like FUN!

Sponsored by Scheible Encore Society

______________________________________________________________________________

Thursday, July 14 - "West Side Story" matinee

Sponsored by Joel A. Mott, III, Esq.

______________________________________________________________________________

Thursday, July 14 - "West Side Story"

Sponsored by Shrivers Salt Water Taffy and Fudge and Gelato

______________________________________________________________________________

Sunday, July 17 - Carnaval !
Sponsored by Riccio Family in memory of Rosalie and Liberato


                 
   


_______________________________________________________________________________

 

July 19 - Summer Swing! Big Band Dance presented by Friends of the OC POPS. This program is made possible in part by a grant administered by the Cape May Couty Culture & Heritage Commission, from funds granted by the New Jersey State Councill on the Arts. Sponsored by Raymond N. Beebe, Esq.

 
 

 

 

 

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Wednesday, July 20 - Rock ON! 
Sponsored by
Manco and Manco Pizza in memory of Frank Manco

 

 

_______________________________________________________________________________

Sunday, July 24 - A Night at the Opera featuring soprano Chloe Moore and other AVA spectacular singers - Sponsored by Dr. Elizabeth M. Bowden

 

 

_______________________________________________________________________________

Tuesday, July 26 - Remember When Rock was Young - the Elton John Tribute 
Sponsored by Shore Medical Center

 

 

 
_______________________________________________________________________________

Wednesday, July 27 - Remember When Rock was Young - the Elton John Tribute Sponsored by Manco and Manco Pizza in memory of Frank Manco

_______________________________________________________________________________

Sunday, July 31 - Night at the Oscars

Sponsored by The Greenspan and Meltzer Families

 

 

_______________________________________________________________________________

 

Thursday, August 4 - Sounds like FUN ! Tubby the Tuba!

Sponsored by Scheible Encore Society


   

 

_______________________________________________________________________________

Sunday, August 7 - Put on a Happy Face!  Dick Van Dyke 90th Birthday Tribute
Sponsored by
Roberta DeVries in memory of her husband, John

 

   

   

 

_______________________________________________________________________________

Tuesday, August 9 - The Little Mermaid Broadway production with POPS and OCTC Sponsored by Gillian's Wonderland Pier

Wednesday, August 10 - The Little Mermaid Broadway production with POPS and OCTC  Sponsored by Gillian's Wonderland Pier

Thursday, August 11 - The Little Mermaid Broadway production with POPS and OCTC   Sponsored by Gillian's Wonderland Pier

_______________________________________________________________________________

Sunday, August 14 - Our Three Tenors
Sponsored by  Gold Gerstein Group, CPAs

 

 

Orchestra Dinner before Concert

 

 

_______________________________________________________________________________

Tuesday, August 16 - A Night at the Cabaret

Sponsored by Kohr Bros. Frozen Custard

 

_______________________________________________________________________________

Sunday, August 21 - SHOWBOAT in Concert!
Sponsored by The Masonic Club of Ocean City

 

 

 

_______________________________________________________________________________

Wednesday, August 24 - Magical Mozart & Mendelssohn featuring the talented Alexander Bui on piano. Mozart's timeless music contines to astound with its simple beauty. We will present a variety of Mozart favorites. A rising star in the classical world, Alexander Bui returns as our solosit in The Mendelssohn Pian Concert No 2   Sponsored by Ray and Marie Hahn in memory of Ed Wismer

_______________________________________________________________________________

Sunday, August 28 - DooWop with the DUPREES  The Duprees are known the world over for their romantic interpretations of the most beautiful love songs ever written "You BelongTo Me' was the groups first Million seller and an instant hit. The POPS will join the Duprees in a concert sure to entertianSponsored by Manco and Manco Pizza in memory of Frank Manco

_______________________________________________________________________________

NOTICE!!

This concert - John Williams Tribute was CANCELLED due to Hurricane Hermione and possible ocean flooding. The city cancelled this concert on Friday morning.

 

Sunday, September 4 - John Williams Tribute - John Williams is one of the greatest film composers of all time with 50 Oscar Nominations. This exciting concert wil feature an expanded orchestra and a special performance of one of John Williams most famous works "Star Wars" -
Sponsored by Manco and Manco in memory of Frank Manco

_______________________________________________________________________________

Wednesday, September 7 - Best of the POPS
Sponsored by Ocean City Board of REALTORS

    

 

 

 

_______________________________________________________________________________

Sunday, September 11 - Classic Broadway with Richard Troxell - Ocean City's favorite Tenor,Richard Troxell is our special guest in an evening featuring the best songs of Classic Broadway! Sponsored by John D. Pojawis, Jr, CPA, MST, PFS

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Wednesday, September 14 - Night in Old Vienna - A September tradition - Viennesefavorites by the "WaltzKing" Johann Strauss, Jr with wonderful singers and the musicians from your Ocean City Pops - Sponsored by  Manco and Manco Pizza in memory of Frank Ruggieri

_______________________________________________________________________________

Sunday, September 18 - Cartoon Classics - Hear and see such classics as Fantasia, What’s Opera Doc?, The Rabbit of Seville, Once Upon a Dream and The Cat Concerto! - Sponsored by Dr Matt Hamilton, Beach Buddies Animal Hospital

_______________________________________________________________________________

  
Opening Night Reception at Flanders

 

NOTICE

The John Williams Tribute Concert is rescheduled for Saturday, October 1st, 7:30 pm at the Music Pier.  All ticket holders for the cancelled concert of Sept. 4th may use the same ticket....for more information call 609-525-9300 or visit www.ocnj.us  Thank you!
 


This concert - John Williams Tribute was CANCELLED due to Hurricane Hermione and possible ocean flooding. The city cancelled this concert on Friday morning.

 

Sunday, September 4 - John Williams Tribute - John Williams is one of the greatest film composers of all time with 50 Oscar Nominations. This exciting concert wil feature an expanded orchestra and a special performance of one of John Williams most famous works "Star Wars" -
Sponsored by Manco and Manco in memory of Frank Manco

-----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

 

2016 Concert Schedule

Opening Night



   

 Sunday, June 19 - Opening Night - Deana Martin

Sponsored by Dr. Elizabeth M. Bowden

______________________________________________________________________________

View pictures below of "After Concert Reception at Flanders"  - Sunday, June 19

Sponsored by Dr. Elizabeth M. Bowden and John L. Curto

_________________________________________________________________________________________

 

Sunday, June 26 - The Great American Songbook 

Sponsored by CapeBank Charitable Foundation

______________________________________________________________________________

Sunday, July 3 - Celebrate America!
Sponsored by
Jillys in memory of Beverly Kreisberg

   

     

 


______________________________________________________________________________

Wednesday, July 6 - Broadway Night at the POPS -
Sponsored by Ocean City Home Bank

 

        

    

______________________________________________________________________________

Tuesday, July 12 - "West Side Story"

Sponsored by The McMahon Insurance Agency

Bill McMahon with Gared Crawford, violinist

 

______________________________________________________________________________

Wednesday, July 13 -" West Side Story" 

Sponsored by The Original Fudge Kitchen

  

 

_______________________________________________________________________________

Wednesday, July 13 - Sounds like FUN!

Sponsored by Scheible Encore Society

______________________________________________________________________________

Thursday, July 14 - "West Side Story" matinee

Sponsored by Joel A. Mott, III, Esq.

______________________________________________________________________________

Thursday, July 14 - "West Side Story"

Sponsored by Shrivers Salt Water Taffy and Fudge and Gelato

______________________________________________________________________________

Sunday, July 17 - Carnaval !
Sponsored by Riccio Family in memory of Rosalie and Liberato


                 
   


_______________________________________________________________________________

 

July 19 - Summer Swing! Big Band Dance presented by Friends of the OC POPS. This program is made possible in part by a grant administered by the Cape May Couty Culture & Heritage Commission, from funds granted by the New Jersey State Councill on the Arts. Sponsored by Raymond N. Beebe, Esq.

 
 

 

 

 

_______________________________________________________________________________

Wednesday, July 20 - Rock ON! 
Sponsored by
Manco and Manco Pizza in memory of Frank Manco

 

 

_______________________________________________________________________________

Sunday, July 24 - A Night at the Opera featuring soprano Chloe Moore and other AVA spectacular singers - Sponsored by Dr. Elizabeth M. Bowden

 

 

_______________________________________________________________________________

Tuesday, July 26 - Remember When Rock was Young - the Elton John Tribute 
Sponsored by Shore Medical Center

 

 

 
_______________________________________________________________________________

Wednesday, July 27 - Remember When Rock was Young - the Elton John Tribute Sponsored by Manco and Manco Pizza in memory of Frank Manco

_______________________________________________________________________________

Sunday, July 31 - Night at the Oscars

Sponsored by The Greenspan and Meltzer Families

 

 

_______________________________________________________________________________

 

Thursday, August 4 - Sounds like FUN ! Tubby the Tuba!

Sponsored by Scheible Encore Society


   

 

_______________________________________________________________________________

Sunday, August 7 - Put on a Happy Face!  Dick Van Dyke 90th Birthday Tribute
Sponsored by
Roberta DeVries in memory of her husband, John

 

   

   

 

_______________________________________________________________________________

Tuesday, August 9 - The Little Mermaid Broadway production with POPS and OCTC Sponsored by Gillian's Wonderland Pier

Wednesday, August 10 - The Little Mermaid Broadway production with POPS and OCTC  Sponsored by Gillian's Wonderland Pier

Thursday, August 11 - The Little Mermaid Broadway production with POPS and OCTC   Sponsored by Gillian's Wonderland Pier

_______________________________________________________________________________

Sunday, August 14 - Our Three Tenors
Sponsored by  Gold Gerstein Group, CPAs

 

 

Orchestra Dinner before Concert

 

 

_______________________________________________________________________________

Tuesday, August 16 - A Night at the Cabaret

Sponsored by Kohr Bros. Frozen Custard

 

_______________________________________________________________________________

Sunday, August 21 - SHOWBOAT in Concert!
Sponsored by The Masonic Club of Ocean City

 

 

 

_______________________________________________________________________________

Wednesday, August 24 - Magical Mozart & Mendelssohn featuring the talented Alexander Bui on piano. Mozart's timeless music contines to astound with its simple beauty. We will present a variety of Mozart favorites. A rising star in the classical world, Alexander Bui returns as our solosit in The Mendelssohn Pian Concert No 2   Sponsored by Ray and Marie Hahn in memory of Ed Wismer

_______________________________________________________________________________

Sunday, August 28 - DooWop with the DUPREES  The Duprees are known the world over for their romantic interpretations of the most beautiful love songs ever written "You BelongTo Me' was the groups first Million seller and an instant hit. The POPS will join the Duprees in a concert sure to entertianSponsored by Manco and Manco Pizza in memory of Frank Manco

_______________________________________________________________________________

NOTICE!!

This concert - John Williams Tribute was CANCELLED due to Hurricane Hermione and possible ocean flooding. The city cancelled this concert on Friday morning.

 

Sunday, September 4 - John Williams Tribute - John Williams is one of the greatest film composers of all time with 50 Oscar Nominations. This exciting concert wil feature an expanded orchestra and a special performance of one of John Williams most famous works "Star Wars" -
Sponsored by Manco and Manco in memory of Frank Manco

_______________________________________________________________________________

Wednesday, September 7 - Best of the POPS
Sponsored by Ocean City Board of REALTORS

    

 

 

 

_______________________________________________________________________________

Sunday, September 11 - Classic Broadway with Richard Troxell - Ocean City's favorite Tenor,Richard Troxell is our special guest in an evening featuring the best songs of Classic Broadway! Sponsored by John D. Pojawis, Jr, CPA, MST, PFS

_______________________________________________________________________________

Wednesday, September 14 - Night in Old Vienna - A September tradition - Viennesefavorites by the "WaltzKing" Johann Strauss, Jr with wonderful singers and the musicians from your Ocean City Pops - Sponsored by  Manco and Manco Pizza in memory of Frank Ruggieri

_______________________________________________________________________________

Sunday, September 18 - Cartoon Classics - Hear and see such classics as Fantasia, What’s Opera Doc?, The Rabbit of Seville, Once Upon a Dream and The Cat Concerto! - Sponsored by Dr Matt Hamilton, Beach Buddies Animal Hospital

______________________________________________________________

 

 

 

 

 

A WONDERFUL time was had by ALL!!

 


Deana Martin and husband, John

   

Bill Scheible, his mother, Madel             Marie Knight, Judy Perkins, Nacy Kelly                    Phyllis Hoover

   

Entertainer, Edna and John Cellucci       Elizabeth Bowden,Joan McGowan             and Bill Scheible
and Elizabeth Bowden                               and Barb Fasy    

   

Bert DeVries and Ken Hoover

   

                                    and John Curto        Carolyn Ruggiero and friends                 Ricardo, Joan

   

Edna, John, Bob Fasy, Elizabeth, Joan                                                                                   Deana Martin, Ralph