Join us for an exceptionally exciting and engaging opening night! Our “James Bond” pianist Thomas Pandolfi returns to the PAC to wow you with the world premiere of the Andrew Lloyd Webber piano concerto, featuring themes from several of his musicals including Phantom of the Opera. The evening also includes fun and familiar selections by master tunesmith Leroy Anderson, featuring musicians of the North Charleston POPS!
Country Legends, a foot-stompin’, toe tappin’ tribute to the greatest names in country music, includes songs by famed singers and songwriters Johnny Cash, Hank Williams, Kenny Rogers, Billy Ray Cyrus, Lee Greenwood, Dolly Parton, Carrie Underwood, and Faith Hill. Starring two recording artists from Nashville, this show will leave your boots knocking, your heart pumping, and your country soul content.
Charleston’s adopted son, George Gershwin, has always been an audience favorite. Pianist Richard Glazier will entertain you with some of your favorite tunes, including Rhapsody in Blue, Embraceable You and I’ve got a Crush on You. The orchestra will get into the groove with I Got Rhythm and Fascinating Rhythm, plus many more. Music will be accompanied by must-see vintage photos and video footage of George and Ira Gershwin in this unique journey through their music hits! A thoroughly engaging night that you won’t want to end.
The North Charleston POPS! hits one out of the park as they perform beloved sports music, including favorite themes from Rocky, Ice Castles, Hedwig’s Theme from Harry Potter, the Harlem Globetrotters’ Sweet Georgia Brown, the Olympic Fanfare, Skaters Waltz, We Are the Champions, Chariots of Fire and much more. Don your spikes, grab some popcorn and cheer on your favorite songs!
Jim Curry brings the rebirth of the timeless songs of America’s troubadour back in a full-length live concert of John Denver’s greatest works with your North Charleston POPS!. Grammy Award-winning orchestral arrangements coupled with John’s songs are the trademark sound of his many hits, including Rocky Mountain High, Sunshine on my Shoulders, Take Me Home, Country Roads, Calypso, Annie’s Song and much more!