Five all-new concerts for 2017!
Friday, December 8 at 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, December 9 at 2:00 and 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, December 16 at 2:00 and 7:30 p.m.
Sensational Broadway vocalist Mike Eldred, star of Les Misérables and the original cast of TONY Award-winning The Civil War, headlines the Philharmonic’s revered Christmas extravaganza.
- The "Holiday Pops Chorale", with 12 top professional singers direct from Chicago
- Spectacular immersive lighting and multimedia visual special effects
- Exquisite dancing by soloists of Fort Wayne Ballet
- Santa and Mrs. Claus
- The Fort Wayne Children's Choir, anad members of Fort Wayne Youtheatre
- A special appearance by local Broadway theatre legend Harvey Cocks
- Traditional and contemporary holiday favorites you know and love, including "Hallelujah" Chorus
- A Christmas carol sing-along
- The power and beauty of the Philharmonic, conducted by Caleb Young
This is Holiday Pops like you've never seen it before. Large-scale projections and lighting will create an evocative, warm glow in the Embassy Theatre. You'll take a journey through the winter wonderlands and traditional Christmases of bygone days to the present. You'll experience the music, memories, popular culture and true spirit of the season. Entertaining, exciting, authentic fun for the whole family.