Saturday, November 12, 2016 - 8:00 pm

The Name is Bond…James Bond!

Severance Hall

Tickets: $21 to $95

For over five decades, the movie adventures of Ian Fleming’s Agent 007 have been accompanied by beautiful girls and exciting musical themes by extraordinary composers. Relive those unforgettable musical memories with Carl Topilow and the Cleveland POPS—also featuring star of Broadway, TV and movies: singer/actor/comedienne Rachel York.

This concert is sponsored by:
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Music Selections:

  • Themes from 007™
  • Goldfinger
  • Diamonds Are Forever
  • Moonraker
  • A View to A Kill
  • The World Is Not Enough
  • You Only Live Twice
  • Nobody Does It Better
  • Die Another Day
  • Surrender (from Tomorrow Never Dies)
  • For Your Eyes Only
  • Writing’s On The Wall (from Spectre)
  • Skyfall
  • Live and Let Die
  • To Russia With Love

Cleveland Pops Extras:

  • Secret Agent Man
  • Mission Impossible
  • Soul Bassa Nova (from Austin Powers)
  • Pink Panther
  • Peter Gunn

Series subscriptions are still available at 50% discount for choice seats by calling Rodney at 216-765-7677.

Rachel York

Rachel YorkRachel York is a dynamic and versatile actress, singer, dancer and comedienne. She is best known for her critically acclaimed Broadway performances in City of Angels, Les Misérables, Victor/Victoria (Drama Desk Award) with Dame Julie Andrews, The Scarlet Pimpernel, Sly Fox with Richard Dreyfuss, and Dirty Rotten Scoundrels co-starring Jonathan Pryce. Additionally, Ms. York has starred in the national tour of Camelot opposite Michael York, Putting It Together (Drama Desk Nomination) also with Julie Andrews, the national and London tours of the Tony Award-winning Broadway revival of Kiss Me, Kate (Helen Hayes Nomination), Dessa Rose at the Lincoln Center Theater (Drama Desk Nomination), Anything Goes (Ovation Nomination) and My One And Only for Reprise!, Ragtime, Evita, Summer of ’42, Summer and Smoke, Crucifer of Blood with Billy Crudup, and The Odd Couple with Jason Alexander and Martin Short.

An active concert artist, Ms. York’s recent appearances include Broadway Showstoppers with Peter Nero and the Philly Pops, The Sound of Music at the Hollywood Bowl with the Los Angeles Philharmonic under the direction of John Mauceri, the National Symphony and the Pittsburgh Symphony under the direction of conductor Marvin Hamlisch, Jacksonville Symphony, Minnesota Orchestra, Detroit Symphony, St. Louis Symphony, San Diego Symphony, Hong Kong Philharmonic, among many others. Upcoming performances include The Philly Pops, Houston Symphony, Ft. Worth Symphony, Harrisburg Symphony, Youngstown Symphony, Cleveland Pops, Greenville Symphony, Gulf Coast Symphony and the Oklahoma City Philharmonic. She has recently performed her celebrated cabaret, For the Love of It, at Feinstein’s at Loews Regency in New York City and Sterling’s Upstairs at Vitello’s in Los Angeles. Ms. York has also been a featured guest soloist in numerous tribute programs performing the works of Sondheim, Porter, Coleman, Gershwin, Wildhorn, Kander and Ebb, Ahrens and Flaherty, Boublil and Schönberg, and many others.

Her film credits include One Fine Day, Billy Bathgate, Killer Instinct, Second Honeymoon, Au Pair II, and her courageous portrayal of Lucille Ball in the CBS made for television movie, Lucy. Her performances in Kiss Me, Kate (filmed for PBS’s Great Performances series) and Victor/Victoria are available on video/DVD. Ms. York has also appeared on several popular TV series, including Hannah Montana, Frasier, Reba, Numbers, Close to Home, Arli$$, Spin City, The Naked Truth and Diagnosis Murder. In addition, she is the voice of Bitty in Higglytown Heroes and Circe on The Justice League.

Ms. York’s debut solo album, Let’s Fall in Love, has been an enormous success since its release in January 2005. She can also be heard on the soundtrack of Billy Bathgate and the original cast recordings of City of Angels, Putting It Together, Victor/Victoria, The Scarlet Pimpernel Encore, Dessa Rose, and  Summer of ’42.

New Year’s Eve Hotel Package

New Year’s Eve Celebration ticket holders can enjoy an overnight stay at the nearby InterContinental Hotel Cleveland for a reduced rate. See our Cleveland POPS Orchestra New Year’s Eve Package for details and to make your reservation. Be sure to reserve early…a limited number of rooms are available for this offer.

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