- Sep 21 , 2019 - Apr 18 , 2020
- North Charleston Performing Arts Center
$10 Parking Cash Only
- On Sale Now!
North Charleston POPS! 2019-2020 Season
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"Welcome to another season of 'The Coolest Music!' Our 2019-2020 season brings together the talents of our magnificent orchestra along with enchanting familiar and new guest artists that will engage, excite and amaze you. Make a date, gather with friends or bring your whole family to enjoy a warm, comfortable and friendly environment where you will feel as relaxed as if you were in your own living room. We make music and the whole concert experience fun for you...see you at the Pops!" -Nick Palmer, Music Director
Great American Soulbook: Melinda Dolittle, guest artist
One of the most powerful, enchanting singers on the scene today, this soul-stirring songstress has received praise from fans and critics around the world, including the New York Times, People Magazine, and TV personality Simon Cowell. After a third-place finish on season six of American Idol, Dolittle quickly rose to fame. Performing soul standards from Aretha Franklin, Gladys Knight, Tina Turner, Sam Moore, Wilson Pickett, and even James Brown. Melinda Dolittle will capture your heart and soul.
Co-Sponsored by United Community Bank and CDS
Great Movies, Grand Piano: Rich Ridenour, pianist
Great Movies, Grand Piano is a celebration of both Oscar-winning hits and the People’s Choice for best music. Great piano moments include music from the movies The Sting, The Pink Panther, Forrest Gump, Exodus, American in Paris, Casablanca, Somewhere in Time, and Up. The POPS! orchestra will completely upstage Mr. Ridenour with Jaws eating his piano.
Co-Sponsored by Acuity Dental
Songs and Stories of Neil Diamond
Jack Wright’s highly acclaimed tribute to Neil Diamond is an authentic and sophisticated evening of hit songs that have kept Neil Diamond in the hearts of his fans for more than five decades. Jack and his Heartlight Showband join the POPS! to capture the essence of Neil’s timeless multi-generational appeal. With appealing and entertaining storytelling, Jack’s show is pure Neil, connecting with his audience - a true Neil Diamond experience. The 24-song show includes favorites like “Cracklin’ Rosie,” “Hello Again,” “Play Me,” “Song Sung Blue,” “I am I Said,” “Sweet Caroline” and “Coming to America.” You won’t want this evening to end!
Sponsored by Benefitfocus
POPS! In Space
Three, two, one, lift-off! Boldly go where few orchestras have gone before! Join the POPS! for an out-of-this-world evening featuring John Williams masterpieces from Star Wars movies: The Last Jedi, The Force Awakens and Rogue One: A Star Wars Story. This space journey also includes NASA footage with Holst’s Jupiter from The Planets, music from the Star Trek movies and TV shows and Close Encounters of the Third Kind.
Co-Sponsored by Stokes Volkswagen and The Bootjack
Long ago, the world fell in love with the Carpenters. This concert celebrates the timeless music of Karen & Richard Carpenter, who sold over one hundred million records in just over a decade and still hold the record for most consecutive top-ten singles. Starring Michelle Berting Brett, this is an intimate behind-the-scenes portrait in words and music of the pop music phenomenon that defined an era. Sing along with hits that include “Close to You,” “Yesterday Once More,” “Rainy Days and Mondays” and many more!
Co-Sponsored by Stokes Honda North and East Cooper Residential Repair
Season Sponsor: The Boeing Company
Disclaimer: Artists and dates subject to change.