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  • New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC)

    • 1 Center Street
    • Newark, NJ 07102
    • (973) 642-8989

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    The Stars Shine at New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC)! One of the largest and most glamorous performing arts centers in the nation, NJPAC hosts world-class dance, theater, music, poetry and comedic performances. Enjoy the innovative stylings of the Grammy Award-winning New Jersey Symphony Orchestra (NJSO), proud to call NJPAC it home. Get in the groove with NJPAC's free summertime concert series, Horizon Sounds of the City, don't miss a beat at Dorthaan's Place a Jazz brunch series, be amazed by Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater (May), mix it up at the TD Democracy of Jazz Festival (November) or the Dodge Poetry Festival (October - biennial). NJPAC is a happening place, there's always something going on. Prudential Hall: 2,800-seat hall arranged in four horseshoe-shaped tiers, with boxes and the orchestra seating. Victoria Theatre: 514-seat smaller theater. The Chase Room: Home to center's cabaret performance series, bi-annual hip hop festival, and spoken word series. Horizon Theater: 88-seat black box theater. Fun Fact: NJPAC was the location for BET's Black Girls Rock 2013, America's Got Talent series 7, and has even played host to his holiness the Dalai Lama.

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    Recognized internationally for presenting work of exceptional...

    Winter Festival Zhang & Trifonov: The Eternal

    January 25, 2019

    Two extraordinary artists explore the never-ending connections that...

    Valentine's Day Celebration with Patti Labelle and Freddie Jackson!

    February 15, 2019

    New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC) welcomes the extraordinarily...

    Valentine's Day with Patti Labelle and Freddie Jackson

    February 15, 2019

    Spend a soulful, romantic Valentine’s weekend with GRAMMY-winning diva...

    Symphony for Our World

    February 16, 2019

    Performed live with a full orchestra and choir, Symphony for Our World...

    Tom Papa In Concert

    February 23, 2019

    A hysterical stand-up with New Jersey’s own Tom Papa, currently the...

    Rennie Harris Puremovement

    March 2, 2019

    Harris’ Lifted features a live choir in addition to the stunning...

    Ryan Hamilton

    March 9, 2019

    Often referred to as a “clean” comedian, Hamilton’s hilarious,...

    The Philadelphia Orchestra

    March 15, 2019

    The Philadelphia Orchestra – music’s most sensuous sound –...

    Linda Eder

    March 16, 2019

    Since her victory 30 years ago on television’s Star Search (during...

    Bryan Stevenson

    March 28, 2019

    Spend an evening of conversation with Equal Justice Initiative founder...

    Mandy Gonzalez

    March 30, 2019

    Known for her portrayal of Nina Rosario in Broadway’s Tony-winning In...

    Jersey Moves!

    April 6, 2019

    The stunning dancers of NJ-based choreographer Carolyn Dorfman's...

    Mary Poppins in Concert

    April 13, 2019

    NEW JERSEY SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA Step in time, it’s one heart-tugging,...

    The Rainbow Fish

    April 13, 2019

    An NJPAC favorite, Mermaid Theatre is known internationally for its...

    Bell, Denk, Isserlis

    May 5, 2019

    Joshua Bell is “a thoroughly serious, intelligent musician” (...

    The Magic Treehouse

    May 31, 2019

    Treat the entire family to this lively, new hip-hop musical based on...

    Harry Potter in Concert

    June 1, 2019

    NJPAC welcomes the fifth installment of Harry Potter in Concert with...

    Jersey Moves

    June 14, 2019

    After an open submission process, those choreographers selected are...

    New Jersey Symphony Orchestra

    Recurring every October 1st until October 1, 2020

    Named "a vital, artistically significant musical organization" by The...


    • Starting Jul 01, 2016
    Get 9 people together and get up to 20% off tickets – plus parking for only $13 per car. All sales orders for groups of 10 or... more


    • Starting Jul 29, 2016
    NJPAC’s Student RUSH program allows individuals who actively attend an educational institution (high school or college only)... more