Eddie Palmieri and Bria Skonberg
Spend spring and summer at the South Orange Performing Arts Center, where you’ll see “the most exacting of the Zeppelin tribute bands in existence,” the 85-year-old Madman of Salsa, “the poet laureate of Louisiana’s fertile Roots music scene,” Bruce Springsteen’s longtime drummer, “[the] millennial shaking up the Jazz world,” a co-founder of the Byrds and more.Visit SOPACnow.org for more information.
Laughs in the Loft
Hosted by Joe Larson
Join us for Laughs in the Loft, a monthly series featuring stand-up comics from our own backyard, Brooklyn and beyond! Each Laughs in the Loft event features several comedians in a New York City-style showcase. For this show, see Emma Willmann, Ryan Reiss, Liz Glazer and Howie Dewey.
ZOSO: The Ultimate Led Zeppelin Experience
Eddie Palmieri Latin Jazz Band
Kids 'N Family Series: The Little Mermaid
This award-winning adaptation of Hans Christian Anderson’s beloved tale follows the dreams of a young girl who believes there is a better life waiting for her above the surface of the ocean.
Nick Lowe, Anders Osborne & Jackie Greene
with special guest Amanda Anne Platt and the Honeycutters
Friends Anders Osborne and Jackie Greene are gifted as both singer-songwriters and guitarists. Join them for this evening of old-fashioned tune trading. This performance is sponsored by the Gia Maione Prima Foundation.
Laughs in the Loft…on the Mainstage!
Celebrate the one-year anniversary of this monthly stand-up series with a special show on the SOPAC mainstage. The lineup includes Jon Fisch, Usama Siddiquee and Jessica Kirson.
Max Weinberg’s Jukebox
Tickets: $49-$64 (Meet & Greet: $115)
Bria Skonberg Quartet
Jesse Cook: Tempest Tour II
Jesse Cook is a global guitar virtuoso. The international appeal of this accomplished performer is his style of mixing Flamenco with Classical, Jazz, Zydeco, Blues and Brazilian samba.
Nick Lowe’s Quality Rock & Roll RevueStarring Los Straitjackets
Opening Artist: Tommy McLain + CC Adcock
Legendary songwriter Nick Lowe is widely known for such hits as "Cruel to Be Kind" and "(What's So Funny 'Bout) Peace, Love and Understanding." Since 2014, Lowe has toured around the world on a wave of Surf Rock with the Lucha Libre Mexican wrestling masked instrumental heavy hitters, Los Straitjackets.
Roger McGuinn, Co-founder of The Byrds
At this time, all SOPAC patrons are required to show proof of vaccination or a negative Covid-19 test and wear a mask. All current Covid-19 Precautions & Policies can be found at SOPACnow.org/Covid-19.
Since 2006, SOPAC has been serving as a premier performing arts center in the region. SOPAC offers innovative artistic and cultural experiences for diverse audiences in an intimate, inviting environment. The arts center hosts a variety of live performances, community events and education programs for all ages. SOPAC is home for Seton Hall University Arts Council’s performances, including the Classical Concert Series, Jazz ‘N the Hall performances and Seton Hall University Theatre productions. SOPAC programs are made possible in part by the National Endowment for the Arts and the New Jersey State Council on the Arts. The South Orange Performing Arts Center (SOPAC) is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization. For more information, visit SOPACnow.org.