News & Updates

  • In Their Own Words: Arts Organizations on the Importance of the National Endowment for the Arts

    BroadwayWorld.com recently published the following article which features statements from arts organizations such as SOPAC on the importance of the National Endowment for the Arts.   Click above to view the complete article on BroadwayWorld ...
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  • SOPAC Box Office Hours

      The Box Office will be closed in observance of the upcoming holidays:  Monday, May 29 – Memorial Day Tuesday, July 4 – Independence Day Monday, September 4 – Labor Day   Regular Box Office Hours are Monday-Satur ...
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  • Flip Through SOPAC’s Winter-Spring Brochure

    SOPAC Winter-Spring lineup of music, dance, comedy, theatre, and family performances showcases a variety of first-rate artists that you won't want to miss! Flip through our winter-spring brochure below.      ...
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  • South Orange Performing Arts Center to Receive $10,000 grant from the National Endowment for the Arts

    National Endowment for the Arts Chairman Jane Chu has approved more than $30 million in grants as part of the NEA’s first major funding announcement for fiscal year 2017. Included in this announcement is a Challenge America grant of $10,000  ...
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  • American Theater Group Joins SOPAC as New Theatre-in-Residence

    The South Orange Performing Arts Center is thrilled to announce a new partnership with American Theater Group, a professional member theatre of the New Jersey Theatre Alliance. (more…) ...
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  • Read all about NJ’s “Favorite Small Performing Arts Center” in the spring 2016 newsletter.

    Join us in celebrating SOPAC’s 10th Anniversary! Read all about New Jersey's "Favorite Small Performing Arts Center" in SOPACNOW, the spring 2016 newsletter. (more…) ...
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  • SOPAC is New Jersey’s Favorite Small Performing Arts Center

    ARTPRIDE NEW JERSEY ANNOUNCES WINNERS IN 2016 JERSEYARTS.COM PEOPLE’S CHOICE  AWARDSCultural organizations from Northern New Jersey make strong showing in annual awardsBURLINGTON, N.J. (March 4, 2016) — After a record-shattering year, th ...
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  • Playin’ Around South Orange is Back! Bringing Art and Music to the Streets of South Orange

     Playin’ Around South Orange kicks off for the third year in a row on Saturday, August 29th at noon, bringing live music and art in the form of hand-painted pianos and outdoor performances to six separate South Orange locations. The PNC ...
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  • SOPAC 2015-18 Strategic Plan

    The SOPAC strategic plan was accepted by the Board of Governors in May, 2015. Nearly a year in the making, it reflects a process that included Board, staff, community members and strategic partners, along with consultants David and Nancy Grant ...
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