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Motor City Live returns to Hard Rock with a love-themed show.

Motown Show is back — with a shot of love — at Hard Rock

A love-themed version of the popular Motown show “Motor City Live” is back at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City. Produced by Allen Valentine, this romantic series features Motown renditions of timeless love songs such as “Reach Out (I’ll Be There),” “This Old Heart of Mine,” “Please Mr. Postman” and more. Held under strict “Safe + Sound” guidelines, the show will debut with shows at 4 and 8 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 13; and at 4 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 14. The series will continue with performances at 4 and 8 p.m. Saturdays; and 4 p.m. and Sundays through March 28. Tickets are $29 and will be sold as individual tables of two and four seats to ensure social distancing. Tickets are available at HardRockHotelAtlanticCity.com Hard Rock is located at 1000 Boardwalk in Atlantic City.

‘Memories of Love’ A.C. Virtual Ballet

With their residency at Caesars’ Circus Maximus Theater on hold, the Atlantic City Ballet has made the leap into the virtual world. The company now performs once a month via livestream and through their website. Beginning 1 p.m. Friday, Feb. 12, fans can enjoy “Memories of Love,” a program featuring some of the great romantic moments from “Carmen,” “Dracula” and “Romeo & Juliet.” A 24-hour access pass is $25 and can be purchased at ACBallet.org.

Lynyrd Skynyrd Tribute at Landis

Do you love Southern rock? Then head to the Landis Theater 8 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 13, when High Noon will perform their tribute to Lynyrd Skynyrd and Southern rock. In addition to Skynyrd songs, fans can expect to hear classic tracks from The Allman Brothers Band, Molly Hatchet, The Outlaws, .38 Special and The Marshall Tucker Band. Tickets are $25 and can be purchased at TheLandisTheater.com. The Landis Theater is located at 830 E. Landis Ave. in Vineland.

Poster Exhibition at Noyes Museum Tells Story of Poor People’s Campaign of 1968

The Noyes Museum of Art at Stockton University Kramer Hall will present the exhibit “City of Hope: Resurrection City and the 1968 Poor People’s Campaign,” which will be on display from Monday, Feb. 15 through Sunday, May 9.

The poster exhibition examines the Poor People’s Campaign — a grassroots, multiracial movement that drew thousands of people to Washington, D.C., for 43 days between May and June 1968, as demonstrators demanded social reforms while living side by side on the National Mall in a tent city known as Resurrection City.

The City of Hope exhibition is open to the public during Kramer Hall hours, 8:30 a.m. to 8 p.m. Mondays and Thursdays, and 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays. Kramer Hall is located at 30 Front St. in Hammonton. Face coverings are required, and social distancing protocols are in place. A virtual exhibition will also be available on the Noyes Museum website at NoyesMuseum.org.

O.C. Fine Arts League presents the ‘Tribute to an Artist’ Art Show & Exhibition

Inspirations from famous artists make up the theme in the “Tribute to an Artist” Art Show & Exhibition at The Art on Asbury gallery in Ocean City. Artwork will be on display throughout the month of February.

All show pieces are for sale, and the gallery also showcases watercolor, glass, mixed media, pottery, photography, oil, acrylic, textiles, jewelry and sculpture — all made by professional local artisans.

Gallery hours vary. The Ocean City Fine Arts League’s Art on Asbury gallery is located at 711 Asbury Ave. in Ocean City. For more info, call 609-814-0308 or go to OceanCityFineArtsLeague.org.

Walking in a Vintner Wonderland at Renault Winery

Renault Winery in Egg Harbor City is a gorgeous location to visit no matter what time of year you go, but this winter they are offering a one-of-a-kind experience that is sure to dazzle just about everyone. It’s called Vintner Wonderland, and it features everything from a giant ice skating rink — complete with a DJ — to local vendors and artists selling holiday ornaments, toys, scarves, glassware, figurines, artwork, apparel and various crafts.

Guests can stroll through the grounds taking in the gorgeous lights and displays and later gather around one of the firepits to warm up while sipping a glass of wine or hot cocktail. Food trucks will be on site, but folks also have the option to make a reservation at the outdoor Champagne Patio Garden, which also features live bands. This weekend you can check out Dueling Pianos 5 p.m. Friday, Feb. 12; Dino & Frank and Don’t Call Me Francis noon Saturday, Feb. 13; and both Sinatra Band and Philly Keys Dueling Piano 6 p.m. Saturday; Shot of Southern will perform at the Outside Garden, while Dino & Frank are at the Inside Tasting Room noon Sunday, Feb. 14.

The Vintner Wonderland runs through Sunday, Feb. 28. Hours vary, so we recommend calling or checking the website before you go. Renault Winery is located at 72 N. Bremen Ave. in Egg Harbor City. Go to RenaultWinery.com.

Pine Shores Art Exhibit

Pine Shores Art Association has mounted a new winter art exhibit in Tuckerton Borough Hall that can be seen through the end of March. More than 50 framed paintings and drawings by 25 artists are on display in the center hall and courtroom, and original works by Paul Hartelius are featured in the conference room.

Tuckerton Borough Fine Arts Gallery is located in the municipal building at 420 E. Main Street in Tuckerton. Public viewing hours are 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. weekdays, except when the building is closed for holidays or other special exceptions. All art is for sale, and a price list is available in center hall. For more info, go to PineShoresArtAssociation.org.

Stockton Art Gallery features works inspired by ‘Red Summer’ of 1919

An exhibition of artwork that examines racial inequality in America will be on display at the Stockton University Art Gallery from now through Thursday, April 1.

Seventy-three pieces by New Jersey artists Casey Ruble and Wendel White are featured in the exhibition titled “The Question the Answer Hides.” Most are from the two artists’ respective “Red Summer” projects, referencing the 1919 race riots and attacks on blacks who migrated from the South for work after World War I.

A virtual conversation with the artists will be held 2:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 18, via Zoom.

The art gallery, located in L-wing on the Galloway campus, is open 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Mondays through Fridays and 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturdays. Face coverings are required. Weekday visitors must get a virtual parking permit at Visitor.Stockton.edu.

Stockton University is located at 101 Vera King Farris Dr. in Galloway. For more info, go to Stockton.edu/art-gallery. OC Photography

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