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Tickets for Athens Symphony Pops Concerts Available Monday

Free tickets for the Athens Symphony Pops Concerts, which will be held May 3 and 4 at the Classic Center, will be available starting Monday, Apr. 22 at the Center’s box office. The two concerts, both of which will begin at 8 p.m., will mark the closing of the Athens Symphony Orchestra’s 2012-2013 season.

From the press release:

Tickets are required for entry, and are limited to four per person. Regular box office hours are 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Monday-Friday and 9 a.m-1 p.m. on Saturday. The pops concerts will feature members of the Athens Symphony Chorus. Selections from Les Misérables and other popular musical pieces will be featured.


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