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  • Newark Symphony Hall

    • 1020 Broad Street
    • 1030 Broad Street
    • Newark, NJ 07102
    • 973-643-4550

    Built in 1925, this majestic theater has dazzled audiences with symphonic performances, ballet, opera, theater groups, and popular music. Legendary artists like Gershwin, Patti LaBelle, The Rolling Stones, Richard Pryor and the O'Jays have taken the stage. Acoustically, the concert hall is considered by many to be one of the finest on the East Coast. Today, Newark Symphony Hall continues to host a variety of performances, as well as game night and line dancing. Stop in a see the splendor.

    • Monday: 12 noon - 5 pm
    • Tuesday: 12 noon - 5 pm
    • Wednesday: 12 noon - 5 pm
    • Thursday: 12 noon - 5 pm
    • Friday: 12 noon - 5 pm
    • Saturday: 11 am - 3 pm
    • Sunday: closed
    • Description NEWARK'S CULTURAL PILLAR FOR OVER 80 YEARS The historic Newark Symphony Hall, one of New Jersey's most comprehensive and respected centers for promoting arts, education and entertainment, is making a great impact on enriching the lives of the residents of Newark and the citizens of New Jersey. RICH PERFORMANCE HISTORY Newark Symphony Hall enjoys a long and rich history as one of New Jersey's oldest and largest showcases for performing arts programming. This multi-facility edifice was built by the Shriners, a Masonic order, in 1925 and was alternately known as "Salaam Temple" and "The Mosque". Historic artists of genius stature such as Arturo Toscanini, Marian Anderson, William Warfield, Lily Pons and George Gershwin performed here. In more recent years, the stage has been home to such artists as the New Jersey Symphony Orchestra, New Jersey State Opera, Theater of Universal Images, Tony Bennett, Count Basie, Nancy Wilson, James Brown, Patti LaBelle, and Queen Latifah.
    • Theatre Capacity 2787
    • Number of Rooms 7
    • Large floor Plan PDF Large floor Plan PDF
    Sarah Vaughan Concert Hall
    • Theater Capacity: 2787
    • Reception Capacity: 200
    Newark Stage
    • Width: 40
    • Length: 42
    • Theater Capacity: 220
    Terrace Ballroom
    • Width: 60
    • Length: 80
    • Banquet Capacity: 1200
    • Width: 19
    • Length: 10
    • Height: 71
    • Banquet Capacity: 220
    • Reception Capacity: 150
    The Studio
    • Width: 23
    • Length: 48
    • Classroom Capacity: 100
    Dance Studio
    • Width: 45
    • Height: 70
    • Classroom Capacity: 100

    An Evening with Darryl D'Bonneau

    April 14, 2017

    Reschedule from Friday, February 10th 2017 As part of the Newark...

    Soul Line Dance Party

    Recurring monthly on the 2nd Friday until September 8, 2017

    Second Friday of Every Month Line Dance Lessons with Kenny J & I...

    We Are Kings!

    April 14, 2017

    'Arts on Stage' is a monthly event series that takes place in Newark...

    The New Jersey Step Show Classic

    April 22, 2017

    'Arts on Stage' is a monthly event series that takes place in Newark...

    Peppermint Comedy Night

    May 20, 2017

    Peppermint Comedy Night: 25th Anniversary Celebration Hosted by Bill...

    WordCraft 2017

    June 3, 2017

    Taalam Acey presents WordCraft with special guests Sunni Patterson,...

    For The Hear of Man Private Struggles

    June 9, 2017

    'Arts on Stage' is a monthly event series that takes place in Newark...

    Annual Dance Recital

    June 11, 2017

    'Arts on Stage' is a monthly event series that takes place in Newark...

    Men at the Cross: The Play

    June 24, 2017

    Live for Christ Ministry presents: Men at the Cross: The Play Written...

    When Praises Go Up Gospel Showcase

    Recurring on the 2nd Sunday of December until December 9, 2018

    Newark Symphony Hall is proud to present When Praises Go Up Gospel...