Miro VintonivThis year's season opener for the Boston Pops features Broadway star Bernadette Peters. In a conversation with The Globe's June Wulff, she has some interesting things to say about singing Sondheim, the television show "Smash," and advice to aspiring musical theater performers. Keith Lockhart conducts on May 9, with Peters singing selections including "Some Enchanted Evening," "Let Me Entertain You," and "Fever." The season runs through June 16. Other highlights include Ann Hampton Callaway in the Streisand Songbook on May 15-16, Steve Martin and the Steep Canyon Rangers on May 29-30, and John Williams on June 1-2.
Opening night May 9, 8 p.m. (pre-concert reception at 7 p.m.). $41-$125. Symphony Hall, 301 Mass. Ave., Boston. 888-266-1200, www.bostonpops.org
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