The New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC) hosed their annual festive Spotlight Gala which featured cocktails and networking, performances, an award ceremony, dinner, dessert and dancing. This year’s performers were Tony winner Cynthia Erivo of The Color Purple and Tony winner Leslie Odom, Jr. of Hamilton in addition to singer Kenny Lattimore and music director Christian McBride. Approximately 1,000 people attended the event, supporting the importance of arts and entertainment in urban areas.
VENUE: New Jersey Performing Arts Center- Newark, NJ
PHOTOGRAPHY: Sarah Merians Photography & Video Company, John