Pasadena Pops Celebrates ‘The Golden Age’ June 17

Liza Minnelli
Liza Minnelli

Conductor Michael Feinstein will lead the Pasadena Pops for its star-studded Summer Concert Series at the Los Angeles Arboretum beginning Saturday, June 17, with “Broadway: The Golden Age” with Liza Minnelli, Alan Cuming Joel Grey and Storm Large. The concert program will span the ages, offering something for everyone with jewels from “Cabaret,” “West Side Story,” “Oklahoma,” “Grease” and more.
The concert will be held at the Los Angeles County Arboretum and Botanic Garden. Grounds open for picnicking and dining at 5:30 p.m. and the performance begins at 7:30 p.m. Among many venue amenities, concertgoers can enjoy pre-ordered gourmet dining packages for on-site pickup from Julienne, Marston’s, and Claud & Co. The food court hosts food trucks plus specialty ice creams by Choctál. Two beverage centers serve fine wines, beer, coffee and soft drinks.
Audiences get the outdoor concert experience with large LED video screens to see the artists and orchestra up close. Patrons may also visit the Pasadena Humane Society’s Mobile Adoption Unit, which will be on-site before the concert with deserving animals in need of a forever home as part of the Pups for Pops program. For those who want to make a night of it, exclusive hotel packages are available for Pops patrons at Pasadena’s landmark Hotel Constance.
The Arboretum is located at 301 N. Baldwin Ave. in Arcadia. Subscribers may pre-purchase parking on-site at the Arboretum, or park for free at the adjacent Westfield Santa Anita shopping center with complimentary nonstop shuttle service to the Arboretum’s main entrance.
Single tickets start at $25. Season subscriptions and single tickets are available by calling the box office at (626) 793-7172, at PasadenaSymphony-Pops.org or at the Arboretum on the day of the concert.

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