Marquee Messages: SOPAC, Wellmont Send Words of Love, Hope During COVID-19 Closure

Choosing one of the most enduring songs of one of the most beloved rock bands of all time, South Orange Performing Arts Center (SOPAC) posted the title of the Beatles’ iconic hit song “All You Need Is Love” on its marquee as a way to communicate with patrons in the area during its COVID-19 mandated closure.

“We all can use a positive message as we try to keep our spirits up,” says SOPAC executive director Craig Sumberg. “We look to songwriters, poets, and other visionaries to help us get through tough times with inspiration and beauty. We look forward to opening SOPAC’s doors again in the not-too-distant future and welcoming great artists back to our stage.”

Earlier this month, Wellmont Theater gave the town of Montclair these words of encouragement:

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