Support your favorite local arts groups, festivals, and venues by casting your ballot in the 2020 JerseyArts.com People’s Choice Awards. We’ve listed some of the regional nominees in South Jersey below along with the categories they’ve been nominated for.
Voting ends on February 20! >>>>> VOTE HERE
Appel Farm Arts Camp & South Jersey Arts & Music Festival
Visual Arts Camp & Performing Arts Camp + Music Festival & Visual Arts Festival
“In a world that wants everyone to conform, Appel Farm welcomes the unique, embraces the different, celebrates the diverse, and nurtures the creative! A place like no other! I deeply cherish my time there, the memories made there, and the amazing friendships created there!!” – Adam M
South Jersey is lucky to have a place like Appel Farm Arts to create such beautiful memories and instill a love for the arts by sharing the magic. You can cast your vote in both of their nominated categories and other South Jersey nominees at JerseyArts.com/VOTE.
Mainstage Center for the Arts Harmony Show Choir
The Mainstage Center for the Arts provides a nurturing and supportive environment for the group of high school-aged performers that make up the Harmony Show Choir. The group travels all over the country to perform and entertain, but most importantly to inspire others to express themselves creatively in their own lives.
Perkins Center for the Arts – Handcrafted at Perkins
Adult Art Class – Visual Arts Festival
“Perkins Center for the Arts is a gift to our community. People of all ages and from all walks of life enjoy visual and performing arts classes, exhibitions, events, and summer camps.” – Hala
The Perkins Center for the Arts is known for providing unique arts experiences such as workshops, exhibitions, concerts, and events that combine all of the above. You can cast your VOTE for the Perkins Center for “Favorite Adult Art Class” and “Favorite Visual Arts Festival,” and for other South Jersey nominees in their categories at JerseyArts.com/VOTE.
Ritz Theatre Company
Large Theatre to See a Musical and Large Theatre to See a Play
“I’ve been to the Ritz since I was 5 years old, I’m now 28. Each and every show I’ve been to has been phenomenal. And I’ll continue to go to the Ritz for each and every season.” – Chris
The Ritz creates lifelong lovers of the arts, showing generation after generation that classic theatre charm, with productions new school & old, all at a price they can afford. Making the arts accessible and relatable for all that wish to experience them. You can cast your VOTE for the Ritz Theatre Company for “Favorite Large Theatre to See a Musical” and “Favorite Large Theatre to See a Play” and for other South Jersey nominees in their categories at JerseyArts.com/VOTE.
Scottish Rite Auditorium
Large Performing Arts Center (1000 seats or more)
“This may be my new favorite spot to see music! The building itself is just a piece of art and the acoustics were amazing – fabulous experience – great venue.” – Courtney
If you’ve experienced the unique sights and sounds of the Scottish Rite Auditorium, make sure you go VOTE! They’ve been nominated for “Favorite Large Performing Arts Center,” but need your help to bring home the win. You can cast your VOTE for them and for other South Jersey nominees in their categories at JerseyArts.com/VOTE.
South Camden Theatre Company
Small Theatre (fewer than 300 seats)
“Right off the expressway, it’s a lovely, intimate theatre. The creative team and staff have provided a nurturing environment for the artists and a vibrant, friendly ambiance for the audience.” – Penelope
As the first professional theatre in Camden, the South Camden Theatre Company is working diligently to help rebuild the arts district and community! You can cast your VOTE for them for “Favorite Small Theatre” and for other South Jersey nominees in their categories at JerseyArts.com/VOTE.
Symphony in C
Symphony / Orchestra
“You will be amazed by the abilities of the young performers, the energy and knowledge of the conductor, and the eclectic musical choices that are offered.” – Elaine
Symphony in C is one of only three training orchestras in the United States! These orchestras provide young musicians with the ability to perform excellent music and build their repertoire in a safe educational environment. This also leads to amazing and affordable performances for everyone to enjoy! You can cast your VOTE for Symphony in C for “Favorite Symphony/Orchestra” and for other South Jersey nominees in their categories at JerseyArts.com/VOTE.
The Eagle Theatre
Small Theatre (fewer than 300 seats)
“The performances were amazing and moving. The staging was creative and beautifully executed. I found myself with tears in my eyes multiple times! I can’t wait to come back and see what you have in store next!” – Desiree
The Eagle Theatre first opened its doors in 1914, and through the years the community has stepped up to keep The Eagle Theatre alive and thriving! You can cast your VOTE for The Eagle Theatre for “Favorite Small Theatre” and for other South Jersey nominees in their categories at JerseyArts.com/VOTE.
XPoNential Music Festival
“If you like music in a laid back atmosphere with cool people, sunshine & good eats, you’ll love the XPoNential Music Festival” – Ken
Anyone searching for good vibes, new music, and a family-friendly atmosphere can’t seem to stop attending XPoNential Music Fest once they’ve started.
You can cast your VOTE for XPN Fest for “Favorite Music Festival” and for other South Jersey nominees in their categories at JerseyArts.com/VOTE.