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At NJPAC, the 30 days of April are filled with a kind of arts sampler – classical music, jazz, dance, family shows and more – to entertain and captivate audiences.
For four days this past weekend, Newark once again hosted the largest poetry festival in North America at NJPAC and nearby venues downtown.
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When DJ Felix Hernandez fired up his turntables for his debut at NJPAC’s outdoor summer concert series nearly two decades ago, people were literally dancing in the streets. “We were out on Center Street … Theater Square wasn’t built yet,” recalls the 56-year-old Brooklynite, a tune-in favorite of WBGO Jazz88.3 FM listeners. “I guess they […]
Middle school and high school students in search of their inner artist don’t have to look any further than NJPAC when their classes adjourn. Creative minds are at work to make 2016’s Summer Programs at NJPAC an unforgettable experience for young people involved in the performing arts. Many of the country’s most recognized performers in their […]
Pictured above: Sharon Jones sings with The Dap-Kings in “Jazz, Soul & Funk.” (Photo by Laura DiMeo) To a certain extent, organizers of NJPAC’s fourth annual TD James Moody Jazz Festival know how show-stopping moments will play out, but have no way of predicting the impromptu encounters that crop up when longtime jazz colleagues, friends […]