ARTS Pick: Pops at The Paramount

The “Suite for Downton Abbey” is just one of the epic theme songs that will soar to the rafters during Pops at The Paramount on Saturday. Photo: Wikimedia commons The “Suite for Downton Abbey” is just one of the epic theme songs that will soar to the rafters during Pops at The Paramount on Saturday. Photo: Wikimedia commons

Experience the splendor of well-loved hits from film, theater and television with Pops at The Paramount, performed by the Charlottesville Symphony at the University of Virginia. The program, directed by Kate Tamarkin, includes John Lunn’s “Suite for Downton Abbey,” selections from John Williams’ score for Star Wars: The Force Awakens and Arnold Schoenberg’s “I Dreamed a Dream” from Les Miserables. Piano soloist and audience favorite Jeremy Thompson will perform George Gershwin’s “Rhapsody in Blue.”

Saturday 6/4. $25-95, 7:30pm. The Paramount Theater, 215 Main St., Downtown Mall. 979-1333.

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