Tuesday, July 5, 2022

New at SOPAC




Holiday shows


Holiday shows announced all month long! 

Beat the summer heat and choose your seat for festive December concerts.




Hot Sardines


Hot Sardines Holiday Stomp
THU, DEC 1, at 7:30PM

Experience a razzle dazzle celebration featuring classic Jazz and Swing holiday favorites and original tunes.




A Rockapella Holiday


A Rockapella Holiday
FRI, DEC 9, at 8PM


Clap along to catchy original Pop songs and contemporary revisions of Motown and Soul classics with the energetic all-vocal magic of Rockapella.




Cherish the Ladies


Cherish the Ladies: A Celtic Christmas
SUN, DEC 11, at 7:30PM

This all-female collective embodies the splendor of the season with majestic vocals and stunning step-dancing.



Join Us This Week



Laughs in the Loft


Laughs in the Loft
Hosted by Joe Larson
WED, JUL 6, at 7:30PM

Join us for Laughs in the Loft, a monthly series featuring stand-up comics from our own backyard. On July 6, see Jason Salmon, KC Arora, Sharon Simon and Mike Earley.




The Herb + Milly Iris Gallery



Inspired Minds


The Herb + Milly Iris Gallery presents

INSPIRED MINDS: Young Artist Exhibition
n display through SUN, AUG 14

See this exciting and eclectic body of work featuring pieces created by 60 Essex County high school students.




Coming Up



In The Heights

Light Opera of NJ Presents
In the Heights
FRI, JUL 15 - SUN, JUL 24

See Lin-Manuel Miranda's smash hit musical in a theatrical experience as vibrant as Washington Heights itself!




The Last Supper

The Last Supper 
WED, JUL 27 - SUN, AUG 7

This world premiere musical comedy is about five grad students who invite neighbors to dinner for a political discussion. Things do not go well.




Kathleen Edwards

Kathleen Edwards
THU, SEP 22, at 7:30PM

After a musical hiatus and period of self-reflection, singer-songwriter Kathleen Edwards returns with her cloud-grazing voice, skilled strumming and Folk/Country music.


Coming Up at SOPAC

SEP 9  Ryan Hamilton

SEP 10  Peabo Bryson 
Two Shows!

SEP 11  Maria Bamford

SEP 15  George Porter Jr. & Runnin’ Pardners

SEP 17  David Broza & Trio Havana

SEP 23  The James Hunter Six

SEP 24  John Pizzarelli & Catherine Russell: The Songs of Frank Sinatra & Billie Holiday

SEP 30  Delfeayo Marsalis

OCT 2  Kevin Nealon

OCT 7  Bettye LaVette & Raul Midón

OCT 8  Chris Smither & Tim O’Brien with Jan Fabricius

OCT 9  Paul Reiser

OCT 26  Béla Fleck & Abigail Washburn

NOV 9  Darlingside

NOV 10  Paula Cole & Sophie B. Hawkins

NOV 11  Ain't No Mountain High Enough! Valerie Simpson & Friends Sing Ashford & Simpson

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