The Boston Pops Esplanade Orchestra, conducted by Keith Lockhart, returns to the Providence Performing Arts Center (PPAC), performing their special Holiday concert on Friday, December 13, 2013 at 8:00pm.
Hear “America’s orchestra” in an evening of magical Christmas songs old and new, culminating in the time-honored traditional sing- along and a special visit from Jolly Ole’ St. Nick. Bring your family and friends for a night of glorious music, good will and holiday cheer.
The Boston Pops Esplanade Orchestra, consistently selling out holiday performances, is comprised of the members from the Boston Symphony Orchestra, minus twelve of the principals who tour as the Boston Symphony Chamber Players.
The Boston Pops was founded in 1885 to offer “light music of the best class.” The holiday concert is best known for its rousing sing-alongs and touching renditions of great Christmas classics.
Run time: The show has an approximate running time of 2 hours including an intermission