California Pops 2015-2016 Season is here!

Purchase 2015-2016 Tickets Online Click Here

Tickets by Phone - call (650) 856-8432
Phone orders end the Saturday prior to each show at 5pm.

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The New 2015- 2016 Exciting Season Subscription (All 6 Shows)

Sunday, 3pm to 5pm

  • September 20th, 2015 Season Premiere-Movie Music Masterpieces. Great music from great films!
  • November 15, 2015 Broadway Classics. Your favorite hits from Broadway Musicals!
  • December 20th, 2015 Pops Holiday Magic. A fun, warm and cozy family Christmas show!
  • February 21, 2016 Great American Songbook. Gershwin, Porter, Berlin and more!
  • April 3rd, 2016 The Big Band Cavalcade! The Pops' swinging tribute to the Big Bands with guests The Black Tie Big Band!
  • May 22, 2016 The Best of the Pops! The Pops' Season Finale. A wide variety of your favorites from Hollywood, Big Band, dance, TV, Broadway and much more!
  • Smithwick Theatre, Foothill College 12345 El Monte Rd., Los Altos Hills, CA
    Free Parking in Lots 5 & 6.

    To purchase all 6 Season Tickets Online Click Here (Available online July 18th)

    Season Premiere - Movie Music Masterpieces!
    Featuring Hollywood's most spectacular and greatest scores!

    September 20th, 2015

    Sunday, 3pm

    We kick-off the Pop's 27th season with hits by film's best composers. Blockbuster hits by Elmer Bernstein, Miklos Rozsa, John Williams, James Horner and more...

    A great way to start the season!

    Award winning and creative film scores including...

  • Ben Hur (Miklos Rozsa)
  • Dr. Zhivago (Maurice Jarre)
  • Miklos Rozsas' Academy Award winning score to Alfred Hitchcock's "Spellbound" (Gregory Peck & Ingrid Bergman)
  • Hook: Flight to Neverland (John Williams)
  • Treasure Planet (James Newton Howard)
  • Hawaii (James Michener, Elmer Bernstein & Patrick Russ. Featured Julie Andrews, Max Von Sydow & Richard Harris)
  • Ghostbusters (Elmer Bernstein)
  • Rocky Horror Picture Show Medley
  • King's Row (Enrich Korngold. Film featured Ronald Reagan)
  • and much more PLUS a special Tribute to Herb Alpert and the Tijuana Brass...
  • CA Pops Movie Masterpieces 6 Epic to comical film scores

    Smithwick Theatre, Foothill College 12345 El Monte Rd., Los Altos Hills, CA
    Free Parking in Lots 5 & 6

    To purchase Sept 20th tickets Online Click Here

    Broadway Classics!

    The greatest Music from 80 years of the Greatest Musicals!

    November 15th, 2015

    Sunday, 3pm

    An afternoon of romance, drama, comedy, temptations, excitement, comedy... basically all your Broadway favorite musical selections written by Rodgers & Hammerstein, Rodgers & Hart, Jerome Kern, Jerry Herman, Lerner & Loewe, Meredith Willson, Cole Porter, George Gershwin and more!

    Including hits from these Broadway Shows...

  • Sondheim Follies
  • Mack & Mabel
  • Singin' in the Rain
  • Pajama Game
  • Strike Up The Band
  • Do I Hear A Waltz
  • Most Happy Fella
  • and much more...
  • Smithwick Theatre, Foothill College 12345 El Monte Rd., Los Altos Hills, CA
    Free Parking in Lots 5 & 6

    To purchase Nov. 15th tickets Online Click Here
    Online Tickets sales for the Nov. 15th show close Saturday Nov 14th at 5pm. Ticket will be available to purchase at the Smithwick Box Office Sunday starting at 2pm.

    The Pop's Holiday Magic!
    The Pop's Family Christmas Celebration with sleigh bells, Toy Trumpets and plenty of good cheer!

    December 20, 2015

    Sunday, 3pm

    From jazzy swing holiday suites, music from "White Christmas" even toe-tapping & sing-along medleys of carols and much, much more!

    Good tidings for the whole family.

    Holiday attire is most welcome.

    For best seats purchase tickets early. This show typically sells out each year.

    Smithwick Theatre, Foothill College 12345 El Monte Rd., Los Altos Hills, CA
    Free Parking in Lots 5 & 6

    To purchase Holiday tickets online Click Here

    The Great American Song Book!

    Tribute to Great American song writers, lyricist & composers

    February 21st, 2016

    Sunday, 3pm

    Greatest songs by Irving Berlin, George & Ira Gershwin, Cole Porter, Harold Arlen, Stephen Foster, Hoagy Carmichael and much, much more. Their music says it all. Oh yes - absolutely a fun sing-along with the Pops!

    Your favorites including

  • Our Waltz
  • Just One More Chance
  • September Song
  • Orange Blossom Special
  • Pick Yourself Up
  • Everyone Eats When You Come to My House!

    and much more...

    Smithwick Theatre, Foothill College 12345 El Monte Rd., Los Altos Hills, CA
    Free Parking in Lots 5 & 6

    To purchase Feb. 21st tickets Online Click Here

  • The Pops Big Band Cavalcade!!!

    The Wonderful Swing Music of the Big Bands!

    April 3rd, 2016

    Sunday, 3pm

    Goodman, Dorsey, Miller - Oh Yeah! The wonderful Swing music of the Big Bands! Playing your favorites from the 30's & 40's and beyond. Joining the Pops is the 17-piece Black Tie Jazz Big Band.

    Benny Goodman's Down South Camp Meeting, Cherokee, Stairway to the Stars, Quincy Jones Witching Hour, from "For the Boys" Vickie and Mr. Valves, Satin Doll, Count Bubba's Revenge, 57th Street Mambo

    Hits from these great Big Bands...

  • Benny Goodman
  • Glenn Miller
  • Jimmy & Tommy Dorsey
  • Artie Shaw
  • Count Basie
  • Duke Ellington
  • Harry James
  • Louis Prima
  • Cab Calloway
  • plus much more
  • California Pops Tribute to the top Big Bands

    Get your tickets early to get the best seats. This show typically sells out each year.

    Smithwick Theatre, Foothill College 12345 El Monte Rd., Los Altos Hills, CA
    Free Parking in Lots 5 & 6

    To purchase the Big Band tickets Online Click Here

    Best of the Pops!
    Season Finale- Fun Spirited Variety show

    May 22nd, 2016

    Sunday, 3pm

    A colossal compendium of music from your favorite Broadway shows, movies, comedies, TV, Big Band hits, cartoons, song and dance and much, much more.

    Smithwick Theatre, Foothill College 12345 El Monte Rd., Los Altos Hills, CA
    Free Parking in Lots 5 & 6

    To purchase Best of the Pops tickets Online Click Here


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