Cast Your Ballot Today!

Your favorite New Jersey theatres, museums, galleries, and more are counting on you! The People’s Choice Awards has celebrated the extraordinary work of the state’s vital, vibrant and diverse arts community. Don’t miss out on making your voice count this year and help make sure SOPAC remains NJ’s favorite Small Performing Arts Center by voting today!

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Click to Vote Today! People’s Choice Awards

SOPAC is honored and thrilled to announce its nomination for favorite Small Performing Arts Center in the 2020 People’s Choice Awards.

Now in its 12th year, the annual awards program run by Discover Jersey Arts pays tribute to the work of New Jersey’s vital, vibrant, and diverse arts organizations. With the ballots now prepped, it’s time for arts lovers across the state to vote for their favorite local arts organizations.

SOPAC and the other contenders in the 2020 People’s Choice Awards were nominated by their peers through the Jersey Arts Marketers network, which is made up of hundreds of arts groups across the state. Now, 11 arts districts and 106 organizations will compete in 19 categories, including favorite music festival, art gallery, small theatre, ballet company, and more.

“These awards highlight not only the excellence in the arts statewide, but also the passion of our state’s arts audiences,” said Allison Tratner, Executive Director of the New Jersey State Council on the Arts. “Thousands of New Jersey arts fans speak up in support of the diverse arts organizations and artists that help shape their lives, their communities, and make New Jersey a distinctive place to live, work, and visit.”

Public voting runs through February 20, 2020 at Last year, nearly 14,000 ballots were cast, and even more are expected this year.

About and Discover Jersey Arts is the official website of Discover Jersey Arts, a cosponsored project of the New Jersey State Council on the Arts and the ArtPride New Jersey Foundation dedicated to increasing the awareness of and participation in the arts in New Jersey. The site features a comprehensive cultural events calendar and arts directory; feature stories, podcasts and videos in the Culture Vultures Arts Weekly and Jersey Arts Podcast; details on Jersey Arts Membership, including discounts and exclusive member events; and other content about the state’s cultural community.