CNN anchor Anderson Cooper will be the first featured speaker as debuts its new speaker series, “Dialogues at bergenPAC,” on Sunday, April 15, at 7 p.m. This series is a partnership between North Jersey Media Group and the Bergen Performing Arts Center. It will bring high-profile newsmakers into the community for moderated discussions on the important topics of today.

The VIP tickets include a post-show meet and greet and access to the Drapkin Cabaret lounge before the talk. Tickets are available at or by calling bergenPAC’s box office at (201) 227-1030.