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Enjoy a historical overview of Black Art and Artists in America, as well as the work of New Jersey-based Art in the Atrium over the past 30 years, including its current exhibit at MPAC.
Featuring guest panelists Lauren LeBeaux, Executive Director, Art in the Atrium, Rosalind Nzinga Nichol, Curator/Artist, Art in the Atrium exhibit at MPAC, and artists Antoinette Ellis Williams and Onnie Strother.
Wes Jackson, educator, producer and entrepreneur, returns to MPAC with a new virtual presentation highlighting the journey of women in hip hop.
From Sha Rock to Megan Thee Stallion, and Sylvia Robinson (Sugar Hill Records) to Desiree Perez (CEO of Roc Nation), women have mastered the ability to hold and wield power from both the artistic and business side of this global billion-dollar industry. This virtual Zoom lecture will be followed by Q&A.
legendary supergroups – together again! From
“Baby, I Need Your Loving” to “My Girl,” enjoy
an evening full of your favorite Motown
memories from two classic 1960s hitmakers.
referred to as “American Music Royalty,” are
world-renowned superstars of entertainment, revered
for their phenomenal catalog of music, and prolific
career. Named the “#1 R&B/Hip Hop Artists
of All Time” and one of the “125 Greatest of All
Time Artists” by Billboard Magazine,
as well as one of the “100 Greatest Artists of All
Time” by Rolling Stone
Magazine, the group is truly a beloved
Tops is the
legendary quartet behind some of the most memorable
hits of Motown, including "Baby I Need Your
Loving," "I Can’t Help Myself (Sugar Pie,
Honey Bunch)" and "Ain’t No Woman (Like the One I’ve Got)." Inducted into the
Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1990, the Tops also
received the Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award and
were ranked #79 on Rolling Stone’s list of the 100
Greatest Artists of All Time.
is thrilled to be presenting full capacity
performances. Your health and safety is
paramount to us, and we have made many updates
to our facility and procedures.
MPAC patrons ages 12+ attending a performance
are required to show proof of full vaccination,
or a recent negative COVID-19 test. Masks are required to be worn
inside the venue, except while briefly
consuming concessions. Learn more in our
Welcome Back Guide!
Mayo Performing Arts Center, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit
organization, presents a wide range of programs that entertain,
enrich, and educate the diverse population of the region and
enhance the economic vitality of Northern New Jersey.
GRATEFUL TO THE FOLLOWING DONORS WHOSE MAJOR SUPPORT HELPS TO
SUSTAIN THE GENERAL OPERATING NEEDS OF OUR ORGANIZATION