eNEWS Friends of the Ocean City Pops (FOCP)
Sunday, August 8th Concert Ocean City Pops presents
The Ocean City Pops presents Operatic Delights with baritone Todd Thomas
and Michele Johnson
, 8 p.m., Sun., Aug. 8 at the Music Pier plus Violinist Stanislav Pronin
playing the Tchaikovsky violin concerto. Tickets are $15/10 at the Music Pier Box Office, call 609-525-9248 or order from www.ocnj.us
Stanislav ProninSunday Concert Sponsor:
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Tues. - Wed. , August 10-11 Concerts
Ocean City Pops Presents
"Only Make Believe" Ocean City, NJ - The Ocean City Pops Orchestra, William Scheible, Artistic Director, presents Only Make Believe on Tuesday, August 10th and Wednesday, August 11th at 8:00 PM. Soprano Liz Filios and Baritone John Jarboe will be featured in selections from many musicals including Show Boat, The Secret Garden, Sweet Charity, and Candide. The concert takes place at the POPS' historic performance venue, The Music Pier, located at Moorlyn Terrace and the Boardwalk.
Tickets are available for $20/12 by calling the box office at 609-525-9248 or ordering online at www.ocnj.us Full information an all POPS concerts and events is available at www.oceancitypops.org
Liz Filios has performed at The Arden Theatre, The Wilma Theatre, Walnut Street Theatre, The Joyce Soho Theater, and at Bang On A Can Contemporary Music Festival in New York. Recently she has sung leading roles at The Devon Theater in Philadelphia and The Broadway Theater of Pitman, NJ.
A graduate of the Musical Theatre program at the University of Michigan, Liz has also been fortunate to perform with the Cape Town Opera Company in South Africa, the International Opera Theatre in Italy and most recently as a cabaret singer for Celebrity Cruise Lines in Europe.
In Philadelphia John Jarboe has performed as the Baker in The Selkie Project, Bernard in Certain Old Clothes at Nice People Theatre Company, Simon in Passing By, and Jason in the PGLTF production of BARE: The Pop Opera.
At The Philadelphia Fringe Festival in 2009 John performed the solo piece Inside Julia Child and in the ensemble in Camera Blanca. Recently he appeared in both Showboat and The Wizard of Oz at The Media Theater. In 2009 he appeared in London in a reading of The Old 100th at the Theatre Royal Drury Lane. Previous professional credits include The Michigan Shakespeare Festival as Lysander in A Midsummer Night's Dream and Rosencrantz in Hamlet. John Jarboe is a recent graduate of the University of Michigan.
Liz FiliosConcert Sponsors:
Tuesday - Verizon Wireless on Asbury, Ocean City, NJ
Wednesday - Kohr Bros Frozen Custard, Ocean City Boardwalk