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Star Wars: A New Hope

September 7-9 • Music Hall


Luke, Leia, Han and the rest of the beloved characters battle the Empire on the big screen above the stage while the Cincinnati Pops will perform John Williams' unforgettable score 

Patriotic Pops

July 4 • Riverbend


Bring the family and pack a picnic for a musical celebration of America's birthday, with fireworks!

Pre-order American Originals Volume 2

Recorded Live at Music Hall


Pre-order your copy of American Originals Volume 2, available Fall 2018, and relive the magical performance with your Cincinnati Pops, Rhiannon Giddens, Steep Canyon Rangers, and Pokey LaFarge!

'Hamilton' star Odom, Amy Grant, Indigo Girls headline Cincinnati Pops' 2018-19 season

David Lyman


Working with Sam Strater, the Pops’ director of artistic administration, [John Morris] Russell has winnowed that huge list down to something more manageable. And now, as he starts to talk his way through the season, the enthusiasm that Pops audiences have come to love so much returns to his voice.

If It Sounds Good, It Is Good | May 2018

John Morris Russell


For over 55 years, the Academy Award-winning film adaptation of West Side Story has been woven into our cultural landscape. West Side Story is of course a retelling of Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet set against the backdrop of 1950s New York.

Music Comes Home


This October, #MusicComesHome. Join us back at the renovated Music Hall for this historic season!

Video by Drive Media House

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