Concert Schedule / Tickets

First-Time Subscribers Save 50% on 2017-2018 Season Subscriptions. CALL 216 765-7677

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 list of exclusive benefits that will increase your enjoyment of a complete Cleveland POPS concert experience.

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We are pleased to announce our 2017-2018 Concert Season which promises to be both entertaining and engaging, bringing you the music you love. We will be presenting a wonderful variety of themes featuring your Cleveland Pops Orchestra and Chorus with dynamic guest artists. This year’s menu will include:

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  May 19th 2017, Salute to America’s Fighting Forces*

2017/2018 Season Concerts

  • June – September 2017, Five Free and Ticketed Summer Concerts**
  • October 21, 2017, Jerry Herman: The Broadway Legacy Concert
  • November 26th 2017, A Magical Holiday Pops*
  • December 31st 2017, 22nd New Year’s Eve Celebration*
  • February 3rd 2018, Leonard Bernstein and Jerome Robbins
    A Centennial Celebration
  • March 2nd 2018, Under The Streetlamp: Music of the 50’s,60’s and 70’s
  • April 6th 2018,  Byron Stripling: Ragtime, Blues & All That Jazz
  • May 25th 2018, An American Salute*
    *Our trio of traditional concerts that our audiences look forward to each year. **Summer concerts are not part of our subscription series but offer an opportunity to see the Pops during the summer.

Saturday, October 21, 2017 - 8:00 pm

Jerry Herman: The Broadway Legacy Concert

Severance Hall

Tickets: $21 to $95 Call 216-231-1111

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Jerry Herman is a legendary songsmith and a master of the show tune. From “Hello, Dolly” and “Mame” to “Mack and Mabel” and “La Cage aux Folles,” Jerry Herman has lit up Broadway for decades with toe-tapping, soul-stirring musical moments.

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Sunday, November 26, 2017 - 2:00 pm

A Magical Holiday Pops

Connor Palace Theatre

Tickets: $14 - $39 Call 216-241-6000

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The holidays are a perfect time of year to create musical memories together! This year, The Cleveland Pops Orchestra with Carl Topilow will feature our talented musicians and vocalists, a telling of that magical story: “Twas the Night Before Christmas,” a joyous audience sing-along and many of the beloved Christmas songs and carols you’ve enjoyed all your life. Experience familiar holiday tunes like Sleigh Ride, Silent Night, the Nutcracker Suite and more, performed by the Cleveland Pops Orchestra, Pops Chorus, and dancers from the acclaimed Neos Dance Theatre.

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Special Event

Sunday, December 31, 2017 - 9:00 pm

22nd Annual New Year’s Eve Celebration

Severance Hall

Tickets: $48 to $112 Call 216-231-1111

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For more than two decades Cleveland Pops Orchestra with Carl Topilow has put on the best and most entertaining New Year’s Eve party in Cleveland. Year after year, Cleveland Pops puts on a spectacular show at Severance Hall, lighting up the stage with first-rate entertainment. The two-hour concert is followed by a fantastic party to ring in the New Year with dancing and fun. Couples can dance to two live bands located in both the elegant Grand Foyer and the spacious Smith Lobby. 

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Special Event

Saturday, February 3, 2018 - 8:00 pm

Leonard Bernstein and Jerome Robbins: A Centennial Celebration

Severance Hall

Tickets: $21 to $95 Call 216-231-1111

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Director/choreographer Jerome Robbins and composer Leonard Bernstein are two of Broadways most legendary figures. Together and separately, they helped bring the world “West Side Story,” “On the Town,” “The King and I,” “Peter Pan,” “Gypsy!” and more. 

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Friday, March 2, 2018 - 8:00 pm

Under The Streetlamp: Music of the 50s, 60s, and 70s

Severance Hall

Tickets: $21 to $95 Call 216-231-1111

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The Cleveland Pops presents UNDER THE STREETLAMP: ROCKIN’ ROUND THE CLOCK, With their tight harmonies and smooth dance moves, the male quartet known as “Under the Streetlamp” performs an electrifying evening of classic hits from the American radio songbook.

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Friday, April 6, 2018 - 8:00 pm

Byron Stripling: Ragtime, Blues and All That Jazz

Severance Hall

Tickets: $21 to $95 Call 216-231-1111

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Cleveland Pops Orchestra is pleased to welcome back Byron Stripling for his third performance at Severance Hall. This time Byron brings us his electrifying and heartfelt tribute to Louis Armstrong which has become America’s most popular orchestral pops program. 

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Friday, May 25, 2018 - 8:00 pm

An American Salute

Severance Hall

Tickets: $21 to $95 216-231-1111

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Don’t Miss the 17th celebration of The POPS’ annual patriotic classic. Be prepared for the best of military-inspired music and pageantry, magnificently expressed by Cleveland POPS Orchestra, Pops Chorus, Mutual Gifts Gospel Choir and featuring guests from all branches of the military and first responders who defend the home front.

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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.

“Priority Advantage” Awards Program Exclusively for Subscribers

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, including:

  • Priority hotline number
  • Fee-free ticket exchange service
  • Membership card
  • Automatic membership
  • Your own choice seats
  • Free admission to subscriber-only pre-concert lectures
  • Exclusive subscriber-only receptions and special events
  • After-concert discounts at Nighttown

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


Parking at Severance Hall

Campus Center Garage

The Case Western Reserve University Campus Center Garage is located adjacent to Severance Hall, with stair and elevator access to Severance Hall. Event parking in the Campus Center Garage can be purchased for $11 per vehicle when space permits. Please note, however, that the garage often fills up well before concert time and only patrons who purchase pre-paid parking passes are ensured a parking space.

Pre-paid Parking in the Campus Center Garage can be purchased in advance for $15 per concert (with guaranteed space). To purchase online, click the “Buy Tickets” button on the concert you’d like to attend. This will take you to the ticket purchasing page for that event, and on the right hand side the car icon will show you whether pre-paid parking is available. If so, click on that link. Pre-paid parking can also be purchased through the Ticket Office at (216) 231-1111.

Additional Parking

Additional event parking is available in the Case Western Reserve University Lot 1 off Euclid Avenue across from Severance Hall, at the University Circle Lot 13A on Adelbert Road, and at the Cleveland Botanical Garden parking garage on East Boulevard. Space at these lots may be limited during weekday daytime hours.

Parking Maps

Use the links below to view maps of the parking areas near Severance Hall:


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 Rodney Pew 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.