Barbara Cook
(© Joseph Marzullo/WENN)
Barbara Cook
(© Joseph Marzullo/WENN)
The Boston Pops has announced details for its 2009 season at Symphony Hall, which will kick off with Keith Lockhart celebrating his 15th season as conductor in a gala concert on May 6 and 7 featuring Tony Award winner Barbara Cook.

Theater-related highlights will also include Tony nominee Michael Cavanaugh singing the songs of Billy Joel (May 8-9), jazz guitarist and singer John Pizzarelli with cellist Maya Beiser (May 12-13), a centennial celebration of the Ballets Russes (May 19), film composer John Williams leading the orchestra in Film Night (May 26-30), Linda Eder in a tribute to Judy Garland (June 9-10), a celebration of the music of Richard Rodgers (June 16-18), and Michael Feinstein singing The Sinatra Project (June 19- 20).

For more information, including a full schedule of events, visit www.bostonpops.org.