Concert Schedule

If you haven’t enjoyed a Cleveland POPS Orchestra subscription before, this is the year to give it a try. You will not only receive our lowest subscription price ever, but we have added a whole new list of benefits that will increase your enjoyment of a complete Cleveland POPS concert experience. Download our 2014-15 Season Brochure for full details.

I am pleased to tell you about our 2014-2015 season, which promises to be both entertaining and engaging, bringing you the music that you love. We will be presenting a wonderful variety of themes, featuring your Cleveland Pops Orchestra and dynamic guest artists. This year’s menu will include a musical tribute to Frank Sinatra, talented stars of Broadway, a visit to sunny Italy, a Salute to Hollywood, and our traditional Holiday, New Year’s Eve, and Armed Forces Concerts.

Give the POPS a try. You won’t be disappointed!

Single concert tickets sales will be available October 6, 2014 for Severance Hall concerts, June 3, 2014 for the PlayhouseSquare holiday concert.

Friday, November 14, 2014 - 8:00 pm

Comedy Tonight

Severance Hall

Tickets: $20 - $85 Buy Tickets

Cleveland POPS Orchestra with Carl Topilow and the Cleveland POPS Chorus, William Zurkey director, presents Broadway’s award-winning stars Christine Pedi, Christiane Noll and Jason Graee in a rib-tickling revue of musical theatre’s more light-hearted moments. You’ll enjoy this evening of laughter and great performances by Broadway’s foremost comedic singer-actors.

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Subscription Concert

Sunday, November 30, 2014 - 2:00 pm

Magic of Christmas

Connor Palace in PlayhouseSquare

Tickets: $12 - $37 Buy Tickets

Cleveland POPS Orchestra & Chorus plus guest artists bring the sparkle of magic to the Yuletide Season. On stage, the POPS ensembles will perform the popular and traditional holiday gems we all know and love. The holiday festivities continue in the magnificent lobby of the Palace Theatre, both before the concert and during intermission. The family activities include enjoying adorable adoptable puppies from local rescue shelters, performing musical groups from local schools, and Santa Claus, of course. Please bring new toys and games to donate to the City Mission to give to the city’s boys and girls for Christmas.

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Family Concert

Wednesday, December 31, 2014 - 9:00 pm

19th Annual New Year’s Eve Concert and Dance

Severance Hall

Tickets: $31 - $112 Buy Tickets

The famous Mambo Kings bring their blend of Latin rhythms and jazz improvisations to the pops concert from 9 – 11 pm, followed by dancing 11 – 1 am. Get your groove on with dancing lessons in the Smith Lobby before the show. Cash bars, free desserts & coffee, and the fantastic balloon drop at the stroke of 2015. Also be sure to take advantage of our New Year’s Eve Concert InterContinental Accommodation Package.

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Special Event

Friday, February 6, 2015 - 8:00 pm

The Academy Awards for Music

Severance Hall

Tickets: $20 - $85 Buy Tickets

Songs, film scores and composers that won the Oscars. Cleveland POPS Orchestra with Carl Topilow and Cleveland POPS Chorus, William Zurkey, Director. Sirius FM Radio’s Bill Rudman narrates. Guest soloists from Baldwin Wallace ‘University’s acclaimed Music Theatre Department perform the Oscar-winning numbers.

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Subscription Concert

Friday, March 6, 2015 - 8:00 pm

Centennial Sinatra

Severance Hall

Tickets: $20 - $85 Buy Tickets

Steve Lippia stars in the 100th anniversary of the most remarkable singer of the American Songbook and star of radio, TV, movies and live concerts worldwide. Lippia captures the man and his style … while doing it “his way.”

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Subscription Concert

Friday, March 27, 2015 - 8:00 pm

La Musica d’Italia

Severance Hall

Tickets: $20 - $85 Buy Tickets

From pop to opera to romantic Neapolitan ballads, the music of Italy has topped the charts for centuries. Cleveland POPS Orchesta, Cleveland POPS Chorus and guest artists celebrate Italy’s remarkable contributions to music.

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Subscription Concert

Friday, May 1, 2015 - 8:00 pm

15th Annual Salute to Our Armed Forces

Severance Hall

Tickets: $20 - $85 Buy Tickets

Honoring All Branches of the Military, Veterans and their Families
The 15th Celebration of the POPS annual patriotic classic. An exciting musical pageant of the best in military-inspired music, magnificently presented by Cleveland POPS Orchestra, Chorus and featuring West Point Military Academy’s acclaimed JAZZ KNIGHTS. The audience sings along with beloved military songs and stands to honor a medley of the theme songs of every branch of our fighting forces.

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Subscription Concert


Cleveland Pops Orchestra First-Time Subscribers Save 50%

First-time subscribers save 50%…with big benefits!

  • Your own reserved seats await at every subscription concert, with first choice to retain or improve your seating with each new season.
  • Receive free tickets to every pre-concert lecture given by conductor Carl Topilow and guest artists. It’s great fun!
  • Purchase tickets to our New Year’s Eve Concert & Dance at a subscriber discount (New Year’s Eve tickets must be purchased when you order your series subscriptions, not at a later time).
  • Receive invitations to exclusive subscribers-only special events, receptions and other enjoyable activities throughout the season, with opportunities to meet and interact with conductor Carl Topilow, our musicians and guest artists.

As a Cleveland POPS Orchestra Season Subscriber, we will provide you with the very best patron experience possible. That is why we are happy to announce our “Priority Advantage” Awards Program, your passport to special promotions, ticket exchanges and other benefits provided exclusively to our valued subscribers. See details.

To order by mail, fill out the order form (PDF) and and send it to:

Cleveland POPS Orchestra
24000 Mercantile Road, Unit #8
Cleveland, OH 44122

If you need help or have questions about tickets or seating, call Ellen at the Cleveland Pops office: (216) 765-7677.


Bring Your Group to Cleveland Pops and Save

Groups of 20 or more receive 20% off the regular price of tickets to both Severance Hall and Palace Theatre Performances (25% off for seniors and students).

It’s easy! Just call Ellen Wieder at (216) 765-POPS. Call soon for best seating choices. Your tickets will be held now, with payment in full due six weeks before the concert.