The Atlanta Symphony Orchestra announced today all tickets are officially on sale for the 2007/2008 SuperPops and Specials season. The Grammy-winning orchestra's fall SuperPops and Specials line-up includes:
80th Birthday Celebration with the ASO
Friday, October 19 -- 8 p.m.
Saturday, October 20 -- 8 p.m.
Eartha Kitt , presented by Delta Air Lines, will perform for two nights The definitive Catwoman on the original "Batman" television series, Kitt has been performing and purrrforming for decades and is still as sexy and sultry as she was when Orson Wells named her "the most exciting woman in the world." The Tony, Emmy and Grammy award nominee celebrates her 80th birthday this year with a red-hot siren show.
Friday, November 2 -- 8 p.m.
As she embarks on a tour in honor of her latest highly anticipated release, Trav'lin' Light (in stores today), the ASO is proud to present Grammy award winning performer Queen Latifah at Symphony Hall. With only six shows set in the entire southeast, don't miss the chance to see the celebrated singer and actress perform a smoldering set of soul and jazz standards in the intimate venue.
Joanna Newsom with the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra
Saturday, November 17 -- 8 p.m.
Joanna Newsom's 6-date orchestral tour is stopping in Atlanta – a treat for anyone who has ever heard the music of the classically trained harpist, pianist, harpsichordist and singer-songwriter. As one of today's fastest growing young artists and indie-experimentalist favorite, Newsom combines her unique voice and harp, for a sound that blends Appalachian folk, modernism and African rhythms into an original style that has a spellbinding effect. The Atlanta Symphony Orchestra will join Newsom on stage for this special performance.