A&E: Broadway Hits Town

This lineup of know-by-heart tunes is a guaranteed showstopper

Drop that iPod and head to the Kimmel Center this Saturday, where the Boston Pops will perform Oscar- and Tony-winning tunes for both the show tune fanatics and those who hide their Chicago soundtracks under the car seat.


Drop that iPod and head for the Kimmel Center this Saturday, where the Boston Pops will perform Oscar- and Tony-winning tunes for both the musical fanatics and those who hide their Chicago soundtrack under the car seat. Broadway stars Marin Mazzie and Jason Danieley are taking a break from Monty Python’s Spamalot and Curtains to belt out Andrew Lloyd Webber and accompany Pops conductor, Keith Lockhart, in a celebration of popular movies and musicals. From Ben-Hur to West Side Story (pictured), get your fill of blockbuster and musical favorites.

Boston Pops: A Salute to Oscar and Tony, August 21st, 8 p.m, $40 to $75; kimmelcenter.org