First Arena to host Southside High School pops concertMonday, May 21, 2012
The annual Southside High School Pops Concert will be held on Friday, June 1 at 6 p.m. at First Arena. Tickets are on sale now for $10 or $15 per person in the Cabaret Seating Section or $5 for general admission. Visit SHSBoxOffice.com or call Ryan Alo at (607) 735-3529 to reserve your seats.
This year's concert features the SHS concert choir, women's chorale, show choir and numerous soloists. The concert is titled "AS SEEN ON TV" and highlights songs from many generations of popular television shows and blockbuster hits. Additionally, the jazz band will perform along with the eagerly anticipated "Mystery Guest!" All guests are invited to bring munchies to enjoy during the show or purchase food at First Arena.
Robert Dumas, Director of Choirs at Southside High School, encourages all community members to attend this event. "It's not just for the students and parents at Southside, but really for everyone in Elmira," he said. "First Arena is such a wonderful facility in downtown Elmira and we are very excited to be back in this fine venue for our biggest concert of the year and are also so grateful for their highly supportive staff!"
Matt Hufnagel, First Arena General Manager, stated, "We are thrilled to have such a great community event back at First Arena. We worked very hard with Southside High School to make this happen and look forward to a great turnout. This is a great example of the local events the arena would like to continue to be a part of."