Pops Series lineup includes Harry Potter, Star Wars, Jurassic Park, more

Whether you’re into Star Wars, dinosaurs, Harry Potter, or The Eagles, the Columbus Symphony’s newly released Pops Series lineup at Ohio Theatre will suit your fancy.

Kicking things off is Spaced Out: A Sci-Fi Movie Musical Spectacular featuring favorites like Star WarsBack to the FutureThe Incredibles, and Close Encounters of the Third Kind. Stuart Chafetz will be conducting this performance on Saturday, November 17 at 8pm.

Here is the rest of the Pops lineup:

Holiday Pops

Friday, November 30, 8pm

Saturday, December 1, 3pm & 8pm

Sunday, December 2, 3pm

A great annual Columbus tradition continues as Ronald J. Jenkins leads the Columbus Symphony and Chorus in some of the season’s most-loved holiday songs and carols performed by the Columbus Symphony Chorus, Columbus Children’s Choir, and BalletMet. Santa will also stop by to help spread the holiday cheer!

Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban™ in Concert

Saturday, January 19, 8pm

Based on the third installment of J.K. Rowling’s classic saga, fans of all ages can now experience this thrilling tale accompanied by the Columbus Symphony as Harry soars across the big screen.


Hotel California: A Salute to The Eagles

Saturday, February 23, 8pm

Stuart Chafetz, conductor

Authorized by The Eagles, Hotel California incorporates their world-renowned vocal harmonies and authentic instrumentation into a stage spectacle that faithfully and accurately reproduces the multi-Grammy Award-winning sounds of The Eagles, including megahits “Take it Easy,” “Heartache Tonight,” and of course, “Hotel California,” as well as select titles from the solo works of Don Henley, Glen Frey, and Joe Walsh. 

Jurassic Park in Concert

Saturday, March 23, 8pm

Stuart Chafetz, conductor

Celebrate one of the biggest movie franchises of all time with the 25th anniversary of Jurassic Park! Featuring visually stunning imagery and groundbreaking special effects, the action-packed adventure of Jurassic Park pits man against prehistoric predators in the ultimate battle for survival. 

An Evening with Jason Alexander

Saturday, April 27, 8pm

Long before becoming world renowned as the iconic George Costanza on “Seinfeld,” Jason Alexander was a Tony Award-winning Broadway song-and-dance man. His concert with the Columbus Symphony brings a hilarious re-telling of his journey to and on the Broadway stage, and features a program of great music from the theatre with comedy and audience interaction.


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