The Philadelphia Orchestra opens its summer residency at the Mann on June 27th with three concerts celebrating classical music’s masters and the best of Broadway. The June 27th concert features Beethoven’s monumental masterwork, the 9th Symphony. On June 29th, an all-Tchaikovsky spectacular closes with the 1812 Overture and fireworks. Glee and Broadway’s bewitching Idina Menzel, returns to the Mann on June 30th, in an all new concert, including songs from her smash hit PBS special.
There's an all new way to love music in Philadelphia this summer – introducing the Skyline Stage @ the Mann. Located at the top of the Mann’s Fairmount Park grounds, the Skyline Stage will compliment the Mann’s summer season by giving the Mann an opportunity to expand its concert offerings with a new kind of intimate experience. Concert-goers will have access to all of the Mann’s preexisting amenities including distinctive concessions.
CBS Philly's Melony Roy sits down with AEG Live's Jon Hampton to discuss the September 21st, Steely Dan show at the Mann Center. Check out the interview via podcast, and be sure not to miss this excellent show!
On August 2nd, 2013, Broadway came to the Mann as Michael Feinstein, joined by friends Betty Buckley and Christine Ebersole along with the Philadelphia Orchestra, dazzled the audience with classic Broadway fare and humorous banter between a very talented set of old friends. David Patrick Stearns captures the lively evening in The Inquirer proving that this was a show not to miss!
Wednesday, July 31st was a beautiful evening at The Mann's "From Russian Romance to Revolution" featuring the Philadelphia Orchestra led by conductor Kirill Karabits, and pianist Di Wu. David Patrick Stearns of The Inquirer reviews the elegant performance showcasing Stravinsky's Rite of Spring.