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Embarcadero Marina Park South
Located Behind the Convention Center 206 Marina Park Way San Diego, CA 92101
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The weather was Nice evening. Bring a jacket. I wore Light jacket, tennis and socks.
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We ate at the Marina Kitchen in the Marriott Hotel before the performance, we thought it was a great choice, and close.
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"Motown's Greatest Divas" Starring Radiance at Bridgepoint Education Summer Pops
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120 reviews
75 stars
attended Jul 30 2010

Radiance was amazing to watch, with great voices and presence, and the Symphony was - as always - wonderful. We had a good time. Thank you!

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23 stars
attended Jul 30 2010

very professional. Radiance was great dancing and singing. The Pops sounds especially good this summer.

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0 stars
attended Jul 30 2010

This performance was amazingly good. We enjoyed it so much that we just had to buy their CD on the way out.

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A fantastic salute to the ladies of Motown at the Bridgepoint Education Summer Pops 2010.

From the producers of last year’s smash show Spectrum (the men of Motown), the Summer Pops welcomes to the Embarcadero stage Radiance, saluting the ladies of the Motor City! You’ll hear music by Diana Ross and The Supremes, Mary Wells, Gladys Knight and Martha and The Vandellas, which will have you Dancing in the Streets! Re-live that unforgettable Motown sound: “Stop in the Name of Love,” “Baby Love,” “My Guy,” “You’re All I Need to Get By” and “Midnight Train to Georgia.”

Matthew Garbutt, conductor

About the Ticket Supplier: San Diego Symphony

In the 100+ years since its inception, the San Diego Symphony has become one of the leading orchestras in the United States, and was recently designated a Tier 1 Orchestra by the League of American Orchestras. It is committed to providing musical experiences of superior quality for the greater San Diego community and beyond. Through a rich mixture of innovative and educational programming designed to appeal to all ages and cultures, the Symphony makes music an integral part of the cultural and intellectual fabric of the San Diego region, valued by and relevant to all its residents.

The San Diego Symphony offers a wide range of concert experiences and performs over 100 concerts each season, including performances at downtown San Diego’s historic Symphony Hall. Various concert series include the Jacobs Masterworks series led by Music Director Jahja Ling, offering traditional classical repertoire; the City Lights series, featuring Principal Pops Conductor Bill Conti and popular guest artists; the Family Festival, featuring family-friendly concerts; International Passport, bringing the best of world dance and music to San Diego; and Classical Edge, a fascinating series of concerts that examines classical music from entertaining and thought-provoking angles. The orchestra also provides a Chamber Music Series at La Jolla’s TSRI to highlight individual orchestra members performing with esteemed guest artists. Each year, from July through September, the Symphony presents an outdoor Summer Pops season at Embarcadero Marina Park South, mixing classical favorites and pop music in a festive, outdoor atmosphere on San Diego’s picturesque waterfront.

In 2010 the San Diego Symphony celebrated their 100th anniversary, the first California orchestra to reach this milestone.