A Philly POPS Christmas: Spectacular Sounds of the SeasonSaturday, December 16, 2017 - Tuesday, December 19, 2017
3:00 PMKimmel CenterPhilly's favorite holiday tradition returns to the Kimmel Center stage this December. POPS Music Director Michael Krajewski will conduct an all-new, festive musical program, featuring the 65-piece POPS orchestra, Philly's own guest vocalist Justin Hopkins...
Christmas Candlelight House TourSaturday, December 16, 2017
5:30 PM to 8:30 PMDowntown Cape MayThis self-guided tour features Christmas carolers, strolling musicians, architectural gems and vintage holiday decorations. Also included is admission to the Emlen Physick Estate, Cape May's only Victorian house museum, and to the holiday exhibit in the...
Leif VollebekkSaturday, December 16, 2017
8:00 PMWorld Cafe LiveHis name and blood may be Scandinavian, but Leif Vollebekk is a born and raised Canadian. A graduate from the University of Ottawa, Leif spent the past three years living in between Ottawa, Reykjavik and Montreal. He finally ended up moving permanently...
Boat House Row BandSaturday, December 16, 2017
8:30 PMMilkBoy PhiladelphiaThis Philadelphia-based "Yacht Rock" quintet plays the music of bands like Hall & Oates, Journey, Doobie Brothers, Chicago, Huey Lewis and others.
Bravo Brass: Twas the Brass Before ChristmasSaturday, December 16, 2017
7:30 PMSt. Mark's Episcopal ChurchBravo Brass is one of six independent program ensembles that comprised the Philadelphia Youth Orchestra. Directed by Curtis Institute Dean of Faculty and Students, Paul Bryan, it's an all-brass ensemble for promising middle and high-school instrumentalists...
MatisyahuSaturday, December 16, 2017
9:00 PMThe Theatre of Living Arts (TLA)The Hasidic singer-sonwriter Matisyahu stands out like no other. This lyricist, MC and beatboxer explores traditional Jewish themes and spirituality by mixing in ever-more exploratory journeys into reggae, rock and hip-hop beatboxing sounds. His second...
Damien EscobarSaturday, December 16, 2017
8:00 PMGrand Opera HouseAfter coming in third place on NBC's "America's Got Talent," winning two Emmys, traveling the world and much more as part of the group Nuttin But Stringz, Damien Escobar had to begin his journey from scratch after an unceremonious split from his longtime...
MarahSaturday, December 16, 2017
9:00 PMUnderground Arts at The Wolf BuildingMarah is an American country-rock band that formed in Philadelphia in 1993. They got a huge boost from their association with Bruce Springsteen in the early 2000s. Their 2000 album "Kids in Philly" drew comparisons to Bruce; he added backing vocals to...
Philadelphia OrchestraStarts: Saturday, December 16, 2017
Ends: Friday, February 9, 2018Kimmel CenterThe Philadelphia Orchestra has distinguished itself as one of the leading orchestras in the world through a century of acclaimed performances, historic tours and its unprecedented record of innovation and outreach.