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Classic Stones Live! The Complete Rolling Stones Tribute ShowSaturday, December 15 at 8PM

Front man Keith Call has all of the moves and swagger of Mick Jagger, and along with his partner in crime Bernie Bollendorf, who portrays Rock and Roll outlaw Keith Richards, they ...
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La Cinémathèque Film Club: Scandinavian Film SeriesSundays at 2PM

Explore the origins of modern film, discover influential filmmakers, and discuss the styles and philosophical messages of the films when you become a Film Club Member. La Cinémath...
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Cherish the Ladies: Celtic ChristmasThursday, December 20 at 7:30PM

Celebrating 32 years of music making, Cherish the Ladies continues to delight audiences with its beautiful vocals, captivating arrangements and stunning step dancing. You’ll deli...
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Moondance – The Ultimate Van Morrison Tribute ConcertFriday, December 21 at 8PM

Rock and Roll doesn’t get any better than Van Morrison. Van the Man has done it all - from classic rockers like “Brown Eyed Girl” and “Domino” to legendary tunes like “...
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Garland Jeffreys Trio In the LoftFriday, December 28 at 8PM

The legendary Garland Jeffreys doesn’t fit into neat little boxes: his thoughtful, passionate songs mix New Wave, Soul, Reggae, Garage Rock, Doo-wop and Latin influences to creat...
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John Oates with The Good Road BandFriday, January 4 at 8PM

John Oates is one-half of the best-selling duo of all time, Daryl Hall & John Oates, as well as a member of the Songwriters Hall of Fame and Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Now he...
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The Phantom TollboothSaturday, January 12 at 2PM

Enchantment Theatre Company brings their compelling production of The Phantom Tollbooth to the life from page to stage.  One day a mysterious tollbooth appears in Milo’s room...
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Aaron Neville DuoSaturday, January 12 at 8PM

New Orleans-born Aaron Neville brings his unmistakable sound, heard in classic ballads like “Tell It Like It Is” and “Don’t Know Much” – his hit duo with Linda Ronstadt...
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Juilliard @ SOPAC: Trio UmamiSunday, January 13 at 3PM

Three of the greatest composers of the Romantic period will be featured in this concert by Trio Umami. Acclaimed young artists Tal First (violin), Tomsen Su (cello) and Ilya Laski...
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Jazz in the Loft: MPackSunday, January 20 at 7PM

MPack brings an explosive energy to the stage, guaranteed to rock the house all night long! MPack is a band, a brand, and a musical production enterprise, consisting of multiple e...
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Blues in The Loft: King Solomon HicksSunday, January 27 at 7PM

“King” Solomon Hicks is a 23 year-old guitarist/vocalist from the Upper West Side of New York City AKA Harlem, NY. At the age of 13 Solomon started playing with the Cotton Clu...
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American Theater Group: Tell Them I’m Still YoungThursday, January 24 - Sunday, February 3

Two-time Emmy Award winner Andre Braugher and Tony Award winner Michele Pawk star in this compelling world premiere drama. Tell Them I'm Still Young A professor and a poet's marr...
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La Cinémathèque Film Club: Chinese Cinema Film SeriesSundays at 2PM

Explore the origins of modern film, discover influential filmmakers, and discuss the styles and philosophical messages of the films when you become a Film Club Member. La Cinémath...
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Independent Voices: Ali SoufanThursday, February 7 at 7:30pm

Ali Soufan is the Chief Executive Officer of The Soufan Group and Founder of The Soufan Center. He is a former FBI Supervisory Special Agent who investigated and supervised highly ...
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Amber Brown Is Not A Crayon!Sunday, February 10 at 2PM

Amber Brown is having what may be the worst year of her life. She and Justin Daniels were the perfect team: they laughed at each other’s jokes, sat next to each other in class, a...
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Janeane GarofaloFriday, February 15 at 8PM

Actress and comedian Janeane Garofalo has been delighting audiences since she burst on the scene in 1992. Janeane has had many memorable and critically acclaimed roles in films su...
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Jazz in The Loft: Greg Bufford Tribute to Billie HolidaySunday, February 17 at 7PM

Greg Bufford, versatile drummer, composer, producer and educator studied music at Berklee College Of Music, Rutgers University, and with master drummer Philly Joe Jones. Greg Buffo...
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Gallery Exhibit: The Price of Sugar by Jenny ReinhardtOn display through February 22, 2019

Jenny Flexner Reinhardt studied at University of Michigan before completing her MFA Cum Laude at the New York Academy of Art. She is an art educator as well as being a very accompl...
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Mardi Gras 2019 Featuring The Dirty Dozen Brass Band with special guest Cha Wa!Friday, February 22 at 8PM

Don’t miss this feel-good Mardi Gras Celebration featuring two world famous music machines! The Dirty Dozen Brass Band is synonymous with genre-bending romps and high-octane perf...
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The Little Mermen – The Ultimate Disney Rock Cover BandSaturday, February 23 at 8PM

The Little Mermen are the ultimate Disney Rock cover band! Playing covers of all your favorite Disney tunes (in costume), the band is just what you need for a nostalgia-fueled nig...
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Juilliard @ SOPAC: Juilliard Jazz EnsembleSunday, February 24 at 3PM

This unique American art form has mesmerized generations. Rising young Jazz artists, under the leadership of Wynton Marsalis, will play selections from Dizzy Gillespie, Louis Arm...
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Blues in The Loft: Black Lace Blues & The OutcropsSunday, February 24 at 7PM

Originally formed in 2006 by drummer Bruce Tyler, and reformed in 2009, Black Lace Blues is a cross genre, cross generation Blues Rock and Reggae band, incorporating original mater...
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James Maddock in the LoftThursday, February 28 at 7:30PM

James Maddock has built his acclaimed legacy on conveying his songs and sentiments in the most direct possible way. In his latest album, The Green, he’s recorded the most eclect...
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Beauty & the BeastSaturday, March 2 at 2PM

When you think of an enchanted rose and a clock, candlestick and teapot who talk…you are thinking Beauty & the Beast. One of this season’s spellbinding family shows from T...
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The High KingsSunday, March 3 at 7:30PM

The High Kings are four extraordinary Irish singers who celebrate the joy of traditional Celtic ballads and also bring to brilliant life their own original songs, making them a wor...
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Red Hot Chilli PipersWednesday, March 6 at 7:30PM

Bagpipes with attitude, drums with a Scottish accent and a show so hot it carries its own health warning. The Red Hot Chilli Pipers' achievements have reached incredible heights wi...
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The SubdudesThursday, March 7 at 7:30PM

Dive in to the musical gumbo of The Subdudes this Mardi Gras carnival season. This native New Orleans Roots Rock group serves up an irresistible blend of Folk, swamp Pop, New Orlea...
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Alexis MorrastFriday, March 15 at 8PM

Alexis Morrast is a 17-year-old musical phenomenon. She’s a two-time winner of Amateur Night at the Apollo Theater in Harlem, NY and has already performed with top-flight musicia...
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Juilliard @ SOPAC: Ansonia QuartetSunday, March 17 at 3PM

This acclaimed ensemble will play Dvorak’s “American,” Webern’s “Langsamer Satz,” Caroline Shaw’s “Entr’acte” and a Quartet from Beethoven’s Op. 18. Formed...
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Jazz in The Loft: Abelita MateusSunday, March 17 at 7PM

A native of Brazil, singer-songwriter and pianist Abelita Mateus is in the vanguard of 21st century Brazilian music. Soulful, sexy and hypnotic, the next wave of Brazil’s contrib...
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Del McCoury & David Grisman – Del & DawgWednesday, March 20 at 7:30PM

Del McCoury and David Grisman met at the first show Del ever played (on banjo) with Bill Monroe in the spring of 1963 at New York University in Greenwich Village. Three years later...
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Dr. Seuss’s The Cat in the HatSaturday, March 23 at 2PM

Everyone's favorite cat comes to mischievous life in this theatrical adaptation of the Dr. Seuss classic The Cat in the Hat. From the moment his tall, red-and-white-striped hat app...
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Blues in the Loft: Lynette SheardSunday, March 24 at 7PM 

Lynette Sheard is a gifted versatile vocalist with a five octave range. She is an actor, producer and director. She is the unseated “West Orange Idol”. Her performances have be...
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Seton Hall University Alumni Jazz EnsembleTuesday, March 26 at 7:30PM

Seton Hall University Alumni Jazz is a marvelously entertaining ensemble of highly talented and passionate young jazz artists who are led by Hanniel Dossous, pianist, and Steve Smi...
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Los LobosSaturday, March 30 at 8PM

Los Lobos were already East L.A. neighborhood legends, Sunset Strip regulars and a Grammy Award winning band (Best Mexican-American/Tejano Music Performance) by the time they recor...
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Cyrille Aimée: A Sondheim AdventureSunday, March 31 at 7:30PM

Cyrille Aimée, a dazzling new vocal presence in the Jazz world, takes on the Sondheim songbook in her latest project A Sondheim Adventure. She brings a jazzy fresh take to the lov...
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Independent Voices: Charlie SykesWednesday, April 3 at 7:30PM

Charlie Sykes is an American political commentator. From 1993 to 2016, Charlie Sykes hosted a conservative talk show on WTMJ in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. He was also the editor o...
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Coco Montoya & Tinsley EllisFriday, April 5 at 8PM

It’s hard to imagine a Blues double bill with two more celebrated masters than Coco Montoya and Tinsley Ellis. Fiery guitar licks and passionate vocals are the hallmarks of these...
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Max Weinberg’s JukeboxSaturday, April 6 at 7PM

Fresh off the hugely successful The River Tour 2016-2017 of Bruce Springsteen and The E Street Band, Rock-and-Roll Hall Of Fame Drummer and South Orange native Max Weinberg once ag...
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The Jungle BookSunday, April 7 at 2PM

Virginia Repertory Theatre brings the beloved children's tale to life in their full staged production of Rudyard Kipling's The Jungle Book.  Join young Mowgli as he learns the 'L...
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The Seton Hall University Faculty Jazz EnsembleTuesday, April 9 at 7:30PM

Tickets: $5 in advance, Free day of show The Seton Hall University Faculty Jazz Ensemble, highly acclaimed by the University and the community for its energetic, entertaining and ...
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Roger McGuinnThursday, April 11 at 7:30PM

As the founder of The Byrds, Roger McGuinn is firmly established as an indisputable industry icon. From his signature 12-string Rickenbacker sound, to his instantly recognizable vo...
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Adrian BelewFriday, April 12 at 8PM

Progressive Rock’s King Crimson was famously fronted by Adrian Belew for over 30 years, and he served as its songwriter and guitarist, leaving an indelible stamp on its sound and...
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John Pizzarelli- A Centennial Celebration of Nat King ColeSaturday, April 13 at 8PM

World-renowned guitarist and singer John Pizzarelli has been hailed by the Boston Globe for “reinvigorating the Great American Songbook and re-popularizing Jazz.” The Toronto ...
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Jazz in The Loft: Bob DeVos QuartetSunday, April 14 at 7PM

With long, blues-drenched lines; a warm, fat sound; and a horn-like, melodic approach, Bob DeVos has been proclaimed a living Jazz legend. The masterful guitarist has an enthusiast...
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Blues in the Loft: Mike Griot & Blues PeopleSunday, April 28 at 7PM

2019 ushers in one of the most exciting new blues collaborations in recent times! Blues bassist/impresario Mike Griot debuts Blues People for the first time at SOPAC. This “blue...
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Spitfire Grill presented by Seton Hall University TheatreThursday, May 2 - Sunday, May 5 (4 performances)

A compelling musical, based on the movie, about a troubled young woman who has dreams of a new life. She wanders to a small Wisconsin town where she finds a job at the Spitfire Gri...
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Seton Hall University Choral Program’s Annual Spring Choral CelebrationMonday, May 6 at 7:30PM

Seton Hall University’s Choral Program presents its Annual Spring Choral Celebration.  Presented by the Seton Hall University Arts Council within the College of Communication a...
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Seton Hall University Concert Band and Chamber Orchestra’s Annual Spring ConcertTuesday, May 7 at 7:30PM

Seton Hall University’s Concert Band and Chamber Orchestra present their Annual Spring Concert.  Presented by the Seton Hall University Arts Council within the College of Commu...
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Graham ParkerWednesday, May 15 at 7:30PM

Graham Parker and The Rumour were formed in the summer of 1975 and released their first album, Howlin’ Wind six months later, garnering them international recognition. That sam...
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Oleta AdamsFriday, May 17 at 8PM

SOPAC Member pre-sale access begins Tuesday, December 11 @ Noon. Tickets go on-sale to the public Friday, December 14 @ Noon. Since the runaway success of her 1990 debut album C...
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Billy Collins, U.S. Poet LaureateFriday, May 31 at 8PM

Billy Collins is an American phenomenon. No poet since Robert Frost has managed to combine high critical acclaim with such broad popular appeal. His work has appeared in a variety ...
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Don McLeanFriday, June 7 at 8PM

Since first hitting the charts in 1971, Don McLean has amassed over 40 gold and platinum records worldwide and in 2004 was inducted into the Songwriters’ Hall of Fame. “America...
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