The Daily Item, Sunbury, PA

May 3, 2013

Susquehanna Valley Chorale celebrates the 'Fab ’50s'

The Daily Item

— SELINSGROVE — The Susquehanna Valley Chorale (SVC) members in their finest ’50s fashions will create a musical time machine for concert-goers with its upcoming performance of “Sock Hop Pops” at 7:30 p.m. May 3-4 at the Weber Auditorium, Susquehanna University.

More than 100 local chorale members and dancers will perform hits of the ’50s including “Bandstand Boogie,”  “Mona Lisa,” “Johnny Angel,” “At The Hop,” and “Hold Me, Thrill Me, Kiss Me.”

Music of the ’50s gave birth to the disc jockey, sock hop, Poodle skirt and saddle shoes as well as played a significant role in ushering in the era of rock and roll.

General admission tickets are $22 for adults, $8 for students and can be purchased at the door, online at or by calling 547-0455.