News & Updates

  • 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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  • Sold Out Gala Celebrates SOPAC

    SOPAC's 10th Anniversary Gala was an unforgettable celebration. We thank all of you who worked to make it possible and for your dedication to SOPAC throughout the years. It is truly our community that underpins the ongoing success of SOPAC. Th ...
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  • SOPAC Box Office Hours

      The Box Office will be closed in observance of the upcoming holidays:  Saturday-Monday, December 24-26 – Winter Break Monday, January 2 – New Year's Regular Box Office Hours are Monday-Saturday, 12-6PM and two hours prior ...
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  • A Chanticleer Christmas

    Celebrate the holiday season with joy and tranquility in music old, new, and familiar. Nanino, Byrd, Praetorious, Gabrieli, Villette and Poulenc are among the composers who wrote of what happened at the manger; Joseph Jennings, Robert Shaw, Al ...
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  • The Gala Host Committee Works for SOPAC’s Success

    The Gala Host Committee Gets a Standing Ovation With only a few short weeks left before the SOPAC 10th Anniversary Gala, we’re already getting the celebration started! (more…) ...
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  • SOPAC Honors Peter Shapiro at Gala

    Peter Shapiro has lived in South Orange since 1963, and attended local schools. He has had a distinguished career in the public and private sectors. At age 23, he was the youngest person ever elected to the NJ Assembly and went on to serve as ...
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  • Carolyn Minick Mason to be honored at SOPAC Gala

    Known to her friends as Cookie, Carolyn Minick Mason is a person whose zest for life, and commitment to social justice has led her to achieve high levels as a lawyer, activist and philanthropist. In her career as a labor relations lawyer Car ...
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  • SOPAC 10th Anniversary Gala October 29

    The South Orange Performing Arts Center’s opened its doors ten years ago.  We have been celebrating this past season with special giveaways and events.  Now, as we come to the end of this very special year, we’ll be celebrating with you  ...
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  • You Could Win Tickets to the Indigo Girls!

    The Indigo Girls are coming to SOPAC on October 28  and tickets are sold out! You now have a chance to see this concert when you purchase a SOPAC raffle ticket. (more…) ...
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  • NY Times to end New Jersey coverage

    As of August 29th, the New York Times will discontinue the regional editions of the Metropolitan section of the New York Times, which include Connecticut, Westchester, Long Island and New Jersey. (more…) ...
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