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Friday, July 19, 2019

SOPAC-ed with amazing events


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

2019-2020 EVENTS AT SOPAC (AS OF JULY 18, 2019)

Aug 10: Sinbad

Ranked by Comedy Central as one of the “100 Greatest Standups of All Time,” actor and comedian Sinbad has kept audiences laughing for over three decades. South Orange Performing Arts Center, One SOPAC Way, South Orange. 7:30PM Tickets: $56. (973) 313-2787. www.SOPACnow.org/sinbad

Aug 24: Oh Solo Wainwright: An Evening with Rufus and special guest The Rails

A gifted singer and songwriter, Rufus Wainwright’s magnetic vocals showcase his inventive and thoughtful songs that reflect his personal truth-telling.7:30PM Tickets $65-$85 (VIP Package $237). (973) 313-2787. www.SOPACnow.org/rufus-wainwright



Aug 27: Toad the Wet Sprocket

One of the greatest bands of the ’90s and beyond celebrates over 30 years of making music with a new tour. “All I Want” “Fall Down” and “Something’s Always Wrong” are just some of the unforgettable charted hits that launched this young group to fame.7:30PM. Tickets: $48-$68 (VIP Package $157). (973) 313-2787. www.SOPACnow.org/toad-the-wet-sprocket



Sep 13: Paula Poundstone

Paula Poundstone is one of our country’s preeminent comedians, known for her smart, observational humor and spontaneous wit that has become the stuff of legend. 8PM Tickets: $35-$55. (973) 313-2787. www.SOPACnow.org/paula poundstone



Sep 14: The Machine performs Pink Floyd
Celebrate the 30th anniversary of The Machine with 3 Albums, 1 Incredible Night: Pink Floyd’s Darkside of the Moon, Wish You Were Here & Animals.

Celebrate 30 years of The Machine, America’s pre-eminent Pink Floyd tribute band, with a special anniversary presentation of three classic albums, played in their entirety: Wish You Were Here, Animals, and The Dark Side of the Moon plus an encore. Featuring the Interstellar Lights. 8PM Tickets $35-$48. (973) 313-2787. www.SOPACnow.org/the-machine-performs-pink-floyd



Sep 20: “1964” The Tribute

Heralded by Rolling Stone as the best Beatles show on earth. "1964" The Tribute is thrilling audiences around the world with an uncanny re-creation of the “great little band” that rocked the world. 8PM Tickets: $35-$48. (973) 313-2787. www.sopacnow.org/1964



Sep 21: Ann Hampton Callaway & Susan Werner "Alone & Together"

Ann Hampton Callaway and Susan Werner perform separately and together in an epic display of piano chops and dazzling wit that you won’t want to miss. 8PM Tickets: $30-$50. (973) 313-2787. www.SOPACnow.org/ann-hampton-callaway-susan-werner/



Sep 22: Sweet Honey In The Rock®

Now celebrating their 45th Anniversary, Sweet Honey In The Rock ® is an all-woman, African-American a cappella ensemble rooted in American history and culture. This renowned group sings worldwide and brings attention to social injustice, immigration issues and more. 7:30PM Tickets: $48-$75. (973) 313-2787. www.sopacnow.org/sweet-honey-in-the-rock



Sep 25: A Very Special Evening With Graham Nash And Band

Graham Nash and Band perform his classic albums Songs For Beginners and Wild Tales in their entirety (plus more hits!) as part of an exclusive series of special shows.7:30PM Tickets: $89-$109 (VIP $175-$395). (973) 313-2787. www.SOPACnow.org/graham-nash



Sep 27: Darlingside

The all-male Folk-Pop quartet Darlingside mesmerizes audiences with performances showcasing exquisite harmonies harking back to Crosby, Stills and Nash, and spotlight their own perfectly crafted songs. 8PM Tickets: $36-$52. (973) 313-2787. www.SOPACnow.org/darlingside



Sep 28: Flor De Toloache

New York City’s first and only all­-women mariachi group, Latin Grammy Award-winning Flor de Toloache will cast a spell over you as intoxicating as its namesake love potion made from the Mexican Toloache flower. 8PM Tickets: $22-$29. (973) 313-2787. www.sopacnow.org/flor-de-toloache/



Oct 5: Jon B

Jon B is a consummate artist with several gold and platinum records under his belt. His songs “They Don’t Know” and “Someone to Love” were just the beginning for the mega-talented singer-songwriter. 8PM Tickets: $46-$58. (973) 313-2787. www.sopacnow.org/jon-b



Oct 11: Peter Yarrow & Noel Paul Stookey of Peter, Paul and Mary

Legendary Folk singers Peter Yarrow and Noel Paul Stookey, of Peter, Paul and Mary, remember and celebrate their historic careers and the impact their anthems had on the world of civil liberties. 8PM Tickets: $68-$88. (973) 313-2787. www.SOPACnow.org/peter-yarrow-and- noel-paul-stookey



Oct 12: Laura & Linda Benanti
The Story Goes On

Touching and humorous, The Story Goes On is a one-of-a-kind musical journey through the special relationship between a mother and daughter. Starring Tony Award winner Laura Benanti and her mother Linda Benanti. 8PM Tickets: $58-$78. (973) 313-2787. www.SOPACnow.org /laura-and-linda-benanti/



Nov 1: Glenn Miller Orchestra

The World Famous Glenn Miller Orchestra is the most popular and sought after big band in the world today. With its unique Jazz sound, it is considered one of the greatest bands of all time. 8PM Tickets: $30-$45. (973) 313-2787. www.SOPACnow.org/glenn-miller-orchestra



Nov 8: On A Winter’s Night – 25th Anniversary featuring Christine Lavin, John Gorka, Cheryl Wheeler, Patty Larkin & Cliff Eberhardt

The 25th Anniversary concert of On A Winter’s Night from singer-songwriters Christine Lavin, John Gorka, Cheryl Wheeler, Patty Larkin and Cliff Eberhardt. They are among the brightest stars of the singer-songwriter movement for the past three decades. 8PM Tickets: $38-$58. (973) 313-2787. www.SOPACnow.org/on-a-winters-night



Nov 9: Savion Glover & The Ideal Ensemble

The Tony Award- winning, tap-dancing phenomenon Savion Glover returns to SOPAC with his unique sense of musicality, incredible stage presence and unparalleled dance ability. 8PM Tickets: $58-$78. (973) 313-2787. www.sopacnow.org/savion-glover



Nov 16: Kids ‘N Family: Rumpelstiltskin

A young girl is said to spin straw into gold, but a greedy king hears of her talent and desires untold riches for himself. The strange Rumpelstiltskin appears and promises to spin the straw into gold, but at what price? 2PM Tickets: $20. (973) 313-2787. www.SOPACnow.org/rumpelstiltskin



Nov 17: Carl Palmer’s ELP Legacy

Carl Palmer, founding member of both Emerson Lake and Palmer (ELP) and Asia, is among the most renowned drummers in rock history. Drum enthusiasts can expect an evening of compelling percussive skills from the man who brought the drum set to the forefront of Rock and Roll. 7:30PM Tickets: $33-$43. (973) 313-2787. www.SOPACnow.org



Nov 22: Gaelic Storm

Since appearing in the blockbuster film Titanic (where they performed “Irish Party in Third Class”), Gaelic Storm has become a world-class genre-bending Irish Rock band mixing Celtic traditions with something uniquely creative. 8PM Tickets: $35-$48. (973) 313-2787. www.SOPACnow.org/gaelic-storm



Dec 7: Dianne Reeves – Christmas Time is Here
with Peter Martin, Peter Sprague, Reginald Veal & Terreon Gully

Five-time Grammy Award winner Dianne Reeves is the pre-eminent Jazz vocalist in the world. Her breathtaking virtuosity, improvisational prowess, and unique Jazz and R&B stylings earned her the Grammy Award for Best Jazz Vocal Performance for three consecutive recordings- a first in any vocal category. 8PM Tickets: $58-$78. (973) 313-2787. www.SOPACnow.org/dianne-reeves



Dec 8: Angelina Ballerina™ The Very Merry Holiday Musical!

Little Angelina Ballerina just loves to dance and plans a spectacular holiday pageant with her friends. When things go wrong they must use their creativity to save the show. It’s a very merry holiday musical! 2PM Tickets: $25 (Includes pre-show Kids in the Loft activity!). (973) 313-2787. www.sopacnow.org/events/angelina-ballerina/



Dec 13: Martin Sexton

Critically-acclaimed Martin Sexton is a musician’s musician and prolific recording artist. His songs are intricate and spirited covering the American musical landscape distilling Soul, Gospel, R&B, Country and Blues. 8PM Tickets: $38-$48. (973) 313-2787. www.SOPACnow.org/martin-sexton



Dec 14: The Hot Sardines

These mischief-makers of hot Jazz have been described as “potent and assured” (The New York Times) and “simply phenomenal” (The Times, London). 8PM Tickets: $39-$49. (973) 313-2787. www.SOPACnow.org/hot-sardines



Dec 22: Cherish the Ladies – Celtic Christmas

Celebrating nearly 35 years of music making, Cherish the Ladies continues to delight audiences with its beautiful vocals, captivating arrangements and stunning step dancing. You’ll delight in the special Christmas music that embodies the beauty of the season- Celtic style! 3PM & 7PM Tickets: $30-$40. (973) 313-2787. www.SOPACnow.org/cherish-the-ladies







Dee Billia

Acting Executive Director
(973) 382-1031 | dee@sopacnow.org


Saturday, June 15, 2019

14 Colgate Rd Maplewood Twp., NJ 07040

Property Site: http://tour.circlepix.com/home/WPH2JM/14-Colgate-Rd-Maplewood-Twp-NJ-3565662
College Hill at its finest. From the moment you step into this stately home you will feel the most amazing sense of home. Your first floor offers a large living room, a den, a formal dining room, a powder room, a back mud hall with exit to the back yard and an extended gourmet kitchen with a cathedral ceiling & sliders to the lush level backyard. The second floor offers 3 bedrooms, two with additional alcoves that add extra dimension to these spaces. There is an exquisite full bath that provides convenience and comfort to the bedrooms. The third floor offers a 4th bedroom with cathedral ceiling. The basement provides a large recreation/family room or large office space as well as laundry, storage and utilities. The landscaping exudes the essence of the term "curb appeal." Dont miss the 2-car garage.
Bedrooms: 4
Bathrooms: 2
Price: $650,000

For more information about this property, please contact MARK SLADE at 917-797-5059 or sladehomes@gmail.com. You can also text 5663619 to 67299 (Message and Data Rates May Apply, see terms and privacy policy).


See more listings at: http://midtowndirectrealty.com/


MLS ID: 3565662

556 Winthrop Rd Union Twp., NJ 07083

Property Site: http://tour.circlepix.com/home/C8G7RE/556-Winthrop-Rd-Union-Twp-NJ-3565479
Charming and Updated Cape Cod in the Washington Section. Fall in love with the large master with jack n jill bath in addition to flexible living spaces on the first floor: you choose 3/4 bedrooms. The homeowners took the 4th bedroom room and installed glass doors to allow for either expanded living room space for entertaining or you can flex back to a bedroom. The kitchen not only has a separate breakfast area but an additional dining area that offers a very sunny solarium like setting, overlooking the private backyard. The house also features multi-zone central AC and maintenance free exterior. Expansion possibilities in the full basement with very good ceiling height clearance. Close to schools, shopping & transportation.
Bedrooms: 4
Bathrooms: 2
Price: $350,000

For more information about this property, please contact MARK SLADE at 917-797-5059 or sladehomes@gmail.com. You can also text 5663617 to 67299 (Message and Data Rates May Apply, see terms and privacy policy).


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MLS ID: 3565479

Tuesday, June 11, 2019

346 Boyden Ave Maplewood Twp., NJ 07040

Property Site: http://tour.circlepix.com/home/KZYDU6/346-Boyden-Ave-Maplewood-Twp-NJ-3564283
Your Friends will be Green with Envy with this Solar Paneled 3 Bed/2 Bath Colonial Home just 2/10s of a mile from Maplewoods Hottest Bakery-The Bread Stand. Enjoy an enclosed front porch, then step into the foyer and hallway that gives you access to the Living Room and Kitchen. There is also a formal dining room and a back den, so you can spread out to enjoy. The kitchen has a separate breakfast room eating area and would be an ideal candidate to have the wall opened up to the dining room to create the highly coveted open floor plan. Convenience abounds as both floors have their own full bath. So, come see this home and move to Maplewood with it award winning downtown and easy access to major transportation, NYC trains and Newark Airport.
Bedrooms: 3
Bathrooms: 2
Price: $298,000

For more information about this property, please contact MARK SLADE at 917-797-5059 or sladehomes@gmail.com. You can also text 5654457 to 67299 (Message and Data Rates May Apply, see terms and privacy policy).


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MLS ID: 3564283

Friday, June 7, 2019

616 S Orange Ave C005G # 5G Maplewood Twp., NJ 07040

Property Site: http://tour.circlepix.com/home/6AXL42/616-S-Orange-Ave-C005G-%23-5G-Maplewood-Twp-NJ-3563074
Enjoy living in this premier luxury apartment building with 24/7 concierge/security, valet parking for you+your guests, indoor pool, hot tub,sauna, gym, 100 person party rm w/kitchen, conference rm. Outstanding 2 BR, 2.1 BA with sunset views of S Mountain Reservation. Renovated with wide plank hardwood floors, kitchen with SS appliances, bathrooms with frameless shower doors. Amazing closet space. Bright, sunlit apartment from LR with oversize bay windows, large master BR with WIC + 3 more closets + updated Master Bath with whirlpool tub, marble powder room, den/guest BR with updated bath,Kitchen w/Sub Zero refrig. has a pass through to the dining arera. Just minutes to the thriving Maplewood village restaurants+boutique shops, as well as easy access to MidTown Direct NYC trains.
Bedrooms: 2
Bathrooms: 3
Price: $375,000

For more information about this property, please contact MARK SLADE at 917-797-5059 or sladehomes@gmail.com. You can also text 5646482 to 67299 (Message and Data Rates May Apply, see terms and privacy policy).


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MLS ID: 3563074

Tuesday, June 4, 2019

15 Cedar Ln Roseland Boro, NJ 07068

Property Site: http://tour.circlepix.com/home/VMW3MN/15-Cedar-Ln-Roseland-Boro-NJ-3562001
Move-In Ready Center Hall Colonial in one of the most sought after neighborhoods of Roseland with a blend of classic charm and modern updates. This 4 Bedroom, 2.5 bath home has so much to offer! Extra large rooms, including a first floor family room, make this a great home to entertain all year round. There is also a super-sized patio off the back of the house and wonderful in-ground pool to enjoy during the summer. Hard wood floors lead you from one space to another, as large windows usher in sunlight. The kitchen, with its newly installed countertops and stainless appliances, work for you, whatever your skill level; while your guests can enjoy the backyard views from the breakfast room via a deep bay window. Highly Rated Schools, Convenient to major transportation and NYC bus service nearby.
Bedrooms: 4
Bathrooms: 3
Price: $675,000

For more information about this property, please contact MARK SLADE at 917-797-5059 or sladehomes@gmail.com. You can also text 5640260 to 67299 (Message and Data Rates May Apply, see terms and privacy policy).


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MLS ID: 3562001

Friday, May 31, 2019

506-508 Irvington Ave Maplewood Twp., NJ 07040

Property Site: http://tour.circlepix.com/home/WX3S6J/506-508-Irvington-Ave-Maplewood-Twp-NJ-3561263
Looking for First Floor Living? This home has everything you need on one floor: Living Room, Foyer, Kitchen and Dining room, Two Bedrooms and a Full Bath. Need a lil more space? The basement is finished with a large recreation room and a bar, yet there is plenty of storage space as well and a Bilco Door walkout to the back yard. Want a lil more than that? Head upstairs for a very spacious bedroom and another full bath along with a separate deep closet and some additional attic storage space. You may be a Maplewood resident with this home, but you are just under a mile to the South Orange Train Station and its amazing downtown with so many restaurant choices, as well as other shopping, let alone the shopping center across the street from the property. Major Highways are also in close proximity.
Bedrooms: 3
Bathrooms: 2
Price: $399,000

For more information about this property, please contact MARK SLADE at 917-797-5059 or sladehomes@gmail.com. You can also text 5632763 to 67299 (Message and Data Rates May Apply, see terms and privacy policy).


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MLS ID: 3561263