“Oh, the Places Pops Goes!”: Michigan Pops Orchestra.
Leonard Bopp and Robert Meese direct this playful 100-member ensemble, the only student-run orchestra on campus, in a performance of 20th and 21st-century music, including Arturo Márquez’s Danzón No. 2, selections from film scores by Michael Giacchino for UP and John Williams for E.T., and Mahito Yokota and Koji Kondo’s music for the video game Super Mario Galaxy. The performance includes vocal performances, multimedia presentations, stage antics, and special effects. Michigan Theater. Mask and proof of vaccination (or negative Covid test within 72 hours) required for all patrons over the age of 12. $9 (students $5, children and seniors, free) in advance at muto.umich.edu, the Michigan Union Ticket Office, and at the door. michiganpops.org, 668-8463.