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New Jersey Stage: Live at SOPAC

Inside South Orange, NJ’s SOPAC auditorium this Thursday, November 10, 2022 evening, the crowd cheers as Executive Director Stephen Beaudoin welcomes the audience announcing, “Paula Cole and Sophie B. Hawkins are in the house tonight!”

Lights dim as drummer Katie Marie Richards and keyboardist Seth Glier take the stage. The audience applauds as Sophie B Hawkins enters clad in a black glittery shirt. Greeting concertgoers with “Hello, New Jersey!” she gets the crowd clapping along to the funky R&B-infused rhythm of “Mysteries We Understand.” …