Visit

The American Theater Group’s home is The South Orange Performing Arts Center, located at One SOPAC Way, South Orange, NJ 07079, which is easy to visit by car or public transportation.

 

South Orange Performing Arts Center
One SOPAC Way, South Orange, NJ 07079 Highway-SignsDriving Directions

If you’re using a GPS navigation device to get to SOPAC, you may need to enter the street address “One Trenchard Place” for the device to locate your destination.

Garden State Parkway South to Exit 145 to Route 280 West. Follow “280 West” directions below.

Garden State Parkway North to Exit 142B to Route 78 West. Follow “78 West” directions below.

New Jersey Turnpike South to Exit 15W to Route 280 West. Follow “280 West” directions below.

New Jersey Turnpike North to Exit 14 (Route 78 West LOCAL). Follow “78 West” directions below.

78 West to Exit 50B.
Proceed onto Vauxhall Road. At the third traffic light turn right onto Valley Street. Continue to South Orange Avenue. Turn left onto South Orange Avenue and continue straight under the NJ Transit train trestle. Turn left onto SOPAC Way.

78 East to exit 49B.
Follow signs to the Valley Street jug handle (approximately 3/10 mile off the exit ramp and down Springfield Avenue). Turn right into the jug handle (to effectively turn left onto Valley Street) and proceed on Valley Street to South Orange Avenue. Turn left on South Orange Avenue and continue straight under the NJ Transit train trestle. Turn left onto SOPAC Way.

From 280 East to Exit 9 (Mount Pleasant Avenue).
Make a hard right-hand turn onto Mount Pleasant Avenue and go to the first traffic light. Turn left onto Gregory Avenue and proceed 1.3 miles. Gregory Avenue will change into Wyoming Avenue. Turn left onto South Orange Avenue. At the second traffic light turn right onto SOPAC Way.

From 280 West to Exit 10.
Take first left onto Northfield Avenue. Proceed three traffic lights to Gregory Avenue. Turn left onto Gregory Avenue and proceed 1.3 miles. Gregory Avenue will change into Wyoming Avenue. Turn left onto South Orange Avenue. At the second traffic light turn right onto SOPAC Way.

Parking

Parking can be a challenge in the heart of any lively community. Be sure to allow enough time for parking when planning your visit to SOPAC. Parking lots and on-street parking meters are FREE after 6PM Monday-Saturday and all day on Sunday. Electric vehicle charging stations located in Parking Lot #3 and are available for $1/hour.

Click here for the SOPAC Parking Map.