By Roger Costa
Check out the hottest upcoming shows at NJPAC, New Jersey Performing Arts Center and get ready for the best entertainment experience in Newark!
The romantic, soothing accoustics of the duo siblings are one of the reasons to make it a date night to the sound of classic hits such as Traición, Cuando lo veo and Lloro. Presenting new songs and repertorie “Siempre Juntos” is a richly moving and inventive show that digs deep in their most important phases within more than 4 decades of career. Wednesday, November 8th at 8pm. Tickets start at $38. INFO: https://www.njpac.org/event/pimpinela/
The multi-Grammy winner continues to shine strong as one of America’s most powerful vocalists for more than 50 years now. Bringing her incomparable chords and tunes such as “I Heard it Through the Grapevine” and “If I Were Your Woman”, she performs as part of the TD James Moody Jazz Festival accompanied by singer and pianist Davell Crawford. Certainly a historic night fueled with the best in jazz, R&B, soul, blues, folk and gospel. Sunday, November 12th at 7pm. Tickets start at $50. INFO: https://www.njpac.org/event/gladys-knight-2/
@GILBERTO SANTA ROSA
The king of Salsa is back to get everyone on their feet and dance to new songs and classic hits, amazingly interactive as only he can manage to do. Representing salsa and other Latin beats around the world since he was 10, and carrying a legacy of historical breakthroughs such as becoming the first singer to perform tropical salsa at the traditional classical venue Carnegie Hall, Gilberto is a musical treasure and an iconic Latin figure. Get yourself ready for a unique experience with “El Caballero de la Salsa”. Saturday, November 25th at 8pm. Tickets start at $50. INFO: https://www.njpac.org/event/gilberto-santa-rosa-2/
Formed by Australian duo Graham Russell and Russell Hitchcock, Air Supply has been enchanting and romanticizing the world since the 70’s. For generations now, romantic and inspiring hits such as “The One That You Love,” “Here I Am,” “The Power of Love, and “All Out of Love” are invitations to nostalgia and memories of love that defined and marked everyone’s lives. Their smooth, heartbreaking beats are coming to NJPAC on Sunday November 26th at 7pm. Tickets start at $50. INFO: https://www.njpac.org/event/air-supply/
Colombian pop star is making a full-stop in NJ with his latest tour VIAJANTE. Winner of 7 Grammy awards, and nominated for his last album of the same name, the 20-year plus career superstar is bringing smash hits such as “Te Mando Flores,” “Eres mi Sueño,” “Arroyito,” “Vine a Buscarte” and “Enrédame” that are sure to keep you dancing and energized with the harmonious musical combinations of his compositions. Saturday, December 2nd at 8pm. Tickets start at $49. INFO: https://www.njpac.org/event/fonseca/