Due to unforeseen scheduling conflicts, The New York Pops, led by Music Director and Conductor Steven Reineke, will now open its 2022-23 season—its 40th anniversary—with The Music of Star Wars on Friday, October 21, 2022 at 8:00 p.m. in Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage (originally scheduled for February 10, 2023). The concert is a comprehensive, brand-new program that includes music from all nine films in the epic Skywalker Saga as well as the two anthology films, Rogue One and Solo: A Star Wars Story, presented in chronological order.

One Night Only: An Evening with Adrienne Warren, originally scheduled for October 21, 2022, will now take place on Friday, February 10, 2023 at 8:00 p.m. The program features the Tony Award Winner in an all-new program featuring highlights from her career on stage, including selections from Tina: The Tina Turner Musical, Shuffle Along, and The Wiz.

Additional concerts in The New York Pops 2022-23 season include I’m Still Here: Celebrating Sondheim with guest artists Nikki Renée Daniels, Matt Doyle, and Melissa Errico and Essential Voices USA on November 18, 2022Rockin’ Around the Christmas Tree with Ingrid Michaelson and Essential Voices USA on December 16, 2022Winter Song: A Holiday Evening with Ingrid Michaelson on December 17, 2022; and The Marvelous Marilyn Maye on March 24, 2023.