From award-winning filmmaker Dan Habib comes INTELLIGENT LIVES, a catalyst to transform the label of intellectual disability from a life sentence of isolation into a life of possibility for the most systematically segregated people in America. The film follows three pioneering young American adults with intellectual disabilities who challenge perceptions of intelligence as they navigate high school, college, and the workforce. Academy Award-winning actor and narrator Chris Cooper contextualizes the lives of these central characters through the emotional personal story of his son Jesse, as the film unpacks the shameful and ongoing track record of intelligence testing in the U.S.
It’s hard to imagine a band just coming into their own after 20 years of success, but that’s exactly what makes Gaelic Storm a true anomaly. This multi-national Celtic juggernaut continues to win over new audiences with their energetic performances that appeal to fans of Celtic, rock, bluegrass and country music. Read More
This hilarious new musical based on the classic TV sitcom lovingly celebrates and lampoons the wacky misadventures of Ross, Rachel, Monica, Joey, Chandler and Phoebe as they navigate the pitfalls of work, life and love in 1990s Manhattan. Read More
This critically acclaimed production features a menagerie of 75 lovable puppets as it faithfully adapts four stories by author/illustrator Eric Carle: Brown Bear, Brown Bear, 10 Little Rubber Ducks, The Very Lonely Firefly and of course, The Very Hungry Caterpillar.
Led by Richard Butler, the Psychedelic Furs won over fans and critics alike by combining poetic lyrics, innovative rhythms and melodies driven by an aggressive, punk desperation. Through it all, the band scored major hits with “Love My Way,” “Pretty In Pink,” “Heaven,” “The Ghost In You” and “Heartbreak Beat.” Read More
There’s truly no place like home in the greatest family musical of all time! Travel down the Yellow Brick Road and beyond with Dorothy, Toto and their friends the Cowardly Lion, Tin Man and Scarecrow in this lavish production, featuring breathtaking special effects, dazzling choreography and classic songs. A celebration of the iconic 1939 film, The Wizard of Oz will blow you away from the moment the tornado touches down and transports you to a dazzling Oz, complete with munchkins and flying monkeys. Read More
Roots music trio the Wood Brothers, featuring brothers Chris (upright bass, vocals) and Oliver (guitars, vocals), along with multi-instrumentalist Jano Rix bring a distinctive flair to their union of folk, blues, gospel, and jazz.
Boz Scaggs has been making innovative blues, rock and pop for over 50 years with such hits as “Lowdown,” “Lido Shuffle” and “We’re All Alone.” Scaggs performs favorites as well as music from his new release Out of the Blues, which returns him to the Texas and Oklahoma roots that shaped his musical sensibility.
New Jersey Ballet opens its 60th season at the Mayo Performing Arts Center with highlights from the Repertory. This exciting program will include a mix of classical and contemporary works ranging from the spectacular classical pas de deux, Grand Pas Classique and Spartacus, to George Tomal’s lyrical Gold and Silver Waltzes, set to waltzes by Franz Lehar. Other gems of the evening will include Entre Dos Aguas, a flamenco/jazz inspired contemporary ballet by renowned choreographer Robert North and Reflections on the Pond, a romantic pas de deux by former company dancer, Andrei Jouravlev. Read More
Rock and Roll legend Roy Orbison returns to the stage to perform his greatest hits in this first-of-its-kind hologram concert! Through cutting-edge digital and laser technology and extraordinary theatrical stagecraft, this unprecedented live concert sees Orbison brought to life on stage some 30 years after his passing to perform his classic songs such as “Pretty Woman” and “Only the Lonely” accompanied by a full live orchestra. Thrill to the realization that you are part of rock and roll history – totally being rewritten! Read More
The "Sad Clown with the Golden Voice" is here with his heartfelt anthems and a suitcase full of Kleenex! Puddles performs melancholy music from the likes of Lorde, David Bowie, ABBA and more, peppered with a brilliant sense of the absurd that has earned him over 300 thousand Facebook fans and over 76 million YouTube views. A hit on America's Got Talent, Puddles Pity Party is an act you have to see to believe, and hear to be amazed.
“Fantastically brilliant…originality at its best.” – Simon Cowell Read More
Featuring original members Steve Lukather, David Paich and Steve Porcaro, Toto performs its signature brand of powerhouse pop on hits like “Hold the Line,” “Africa,” “Rosanna,” “99” and “I Won’t Hold You Back” that made them one of the top-selling acts of the 1980s. Read More
Founded in 1952 by choreographer Amalia Hernández, Ballet Folklórico is Mexico’s most revered traditional dance company. Ballet Folklorico brings together the music, dance and costumes of Mexican folklore, from pre-Colombian civilizations through the modern era. Read More
Elf The Musical is the hilarious tale of Buddy, a young orphan child who mistakenly crawls into Santa’s bag of gifts and is transported back to the North Pole. Unaware that he is actually human, Buddy’s enormous size and poor toy-making abilities cause him to face the truth. With Santa’s permission, Buddy embarks on a journey to New York City to find his birth father, discover his true identity and help New York remember the true meaning of Christmas. This modern day Christmas classic is sure to make everyone embrace their inner Elf! Read More
Loving the pure joy of winter is something we have in common with the late, great Warren Miller—who helped create and capture the magic of skiing. This year, “Face of Winter,” the 69th installment from Warren Miller Entertainment presented by Volkswagen, will bring new and veteran athletes alike together to pay tribute to the man who started it all. Read More
The Wizards of Winter features former members of The Trans-Siberian Orchestra and rock powerhouses like Rainbow and the Alice Cooper Band. Celebrate the holidays with soaring vocal harmonies, precision instrumentation and a touch of Christmas magic that appeals to the whole family. Read More
Your favorite Peanuts characters come to life in this all-new stage adaptation of Charles M. Schulz’s classic Emmy® and Peabody Award-winning animated television special – all set to Vince Guaraldi’s unforgettable music. Join the gang as they put on their own Christmas play and discover the true meaning of the season. It’s a present the whole family can enjoy! Read More
With an international reputation as one of the most popular brass ensembles today, Canadian Brass has truly earned the distinction of the world’s most famous brass group. The group’s uniquely engaging stage presence features spontaneity, virtuosity and fun – but never at the expense of the music. Read More
Celebrate this holiday season with the celestial voices of multi-platinum Irish singing sensation Celtic Woman as they present The Best of Christmas Tour with New Jersey Festival. Featuring music from the all-female ensemble’s most favorite Yuletide songs performed by them over the years. Prepare for an enchanting and festive evening filled with mesmerizing music, performance and holiday cheer. Read More
Enjoy Beach Boys classics and holiday songs (“Little St. Nick,” “Merry Christmas Baby”) that prove that Beach Boys concerts are fun, fun, fun no matter what time of year.
CD copy of Mike Love’s forthcoming album, Reason For The Season, is included with every ticket for this show. You will receive an email with more details about this offer approximately 7 days after your ticket purchase. Information at email@example.com
The Tony Award-winning Best Musical! This outrageous musical comedy is lovingly ripped off from the film classic Monty Python and the Holy Grail, with a book by ex-Python Eric Idle and music and lyrics by the Grammy Award winning team of Idle and John Du Prez. Spamalot tells the tale of King Arthur and his Knights of the Round Table as they embark on their quest for the Holy Grail. Flying cows, killer rabbits, taunting Frenchmen and show-stopping musical numbers are just a few of the reasons audiences worldwide are eating up Spamalot! Not recommended for children
Santa Koz is coming to town! Multi-Grammy® nominee and saxophonist extraordinaire Dave Koz returns for a spirited holiday celebration. Special Guests joining Dave this year will be saxophonist Mindi Abair, guitarist Jonathan Butler and keyboard sensation Keiko Matsui.
In the holiday tradition of the “Osmond Family Christmas” television specials, the legendary Donny and Marie invite you and your family to celebrate the spirit of the season with them in true Osmond fashion. Entertainment Weekly raved that their live performance is “Insanely entertaining. A song and dance spectacular.” Read More
One of the original boy bands of the 90s, known for such songs as “Give Me Just One Night (Una Noche),” “The Hardest Night,” “I Do (Cherish You)” and “Because of You,” performs hits and holiday music from their release Let It Snow. Read More
Join nearly 10,000 of your friends and neighbors for our 27th year of ringing in the New Year with an unmatched array of performances! First Night Morris County 2019 is the biggest and brightest New Year’s Eve celebration in New Jersey, providing a magnificent family-friendly, alcohol-free and substance-free celebration in 22 venues throughout the heart of Morristown. Our stellar program features 70 events: dance, theatre, music (rock, jazz, blues, classical, etc.), visual arts, world cultures, children’s programs and so much more.
Your First Night Morris County admission button gives you access to innovative, diverse and high quality performances ideal for participants of all ages. The venues are within close walking distance of one another and the historic Morristown Green. The venues are also accessible via free shuttles which run all evening. Dazzling fireworks shows happen at 9:15pm and midnight. For one affordable price, you and your friends and family will enjoy unlimited access to all of our spectacular performances (subject to venue capacities). Read More
No matter who or what is in the headlines, you can bet The Capitol Steps will tackle both sides of the political spectrum and all things equally foolish. What more would you expect from the group that puts the “mock” in Democracy? Read More
Experience American Girl in an all-new musical! American Girl Live i is a premiere stage production, featuring all-original songs and unforgettable experiences. Come along to sleepover camp with some new friends for an exciting summer away from home. As bold tales of bravery and friendship come to life, iconic American Girl characters lend a hand through story and song. Join your favorite American Girl characters and the campers as they follow their hearts, share their dreams, and learn the power of friendship. Read More
Adventurer, TV personality and author Josh Gates is the host of the Travel Channel series, Expedition Unknown. The show takes viewers around the world and off the map for thrilling investigations into history's most iconic legends in immersive, hilarious, and nail-biting journeys of discovery. The series blends his unique brand of humor with a passion for exploration. From Bigfoot to lost cities of gold, join Josh as he discusses some of his most intriguing journeys.
Gold section includes meet and greet.
A double bill featuring two amazing tribute bands! Tusk is the top Fleetwood Mac tribute band in the world. No wigs, no backing tracks, no gimmicks -- just five musicians recreating the music of Fleetwood Mac to perfection. Eaglemania thrills audiences with their uncanny ability to emulate the unmistakable sound of The Eagles. Enjoy Eagles greatest hits and some of the solo work of its members. Read More
Direct from Broadway, Adam Trent brings his signature brand of magic and illusion to this high-tech spectacle. Adam Trent’s production is an immersive entertainment extravaganza of magic, comedy and music perfect for the entire family. Don’t miss the next generation of magic!
“Seeing is dis-believing!” – The New York Times
Two extraordinary artists explore the never-ending connections that music makes across the ages. Don’t miss piano phenomenon Daniil Trifonov, “the most astounding young pianist of our age” (The Times of London), in Schumann’s poetic concerto. Read More
With rhythms and melodies ranging from the salsa to the cha-cha to the rumba, the Havana Cuba All-Stars showcase a wide variety of Cuban beats. In “Asere,” the All-Stars will be backed by some of Cuba’s finest dancers in a spirited spectacle of song and dance exemplifying Cuba’s greatest musical traditions. Read More
Las Vegas's longest-running tribute show features a talented ensemble of performers who re-create the music and artistry four pop legends -- Neil Diamond, Cher, Dolly Parton and Kenny Rogers. If you can't see the real deal, don't miss the glitz and glamour of Legends in Concert! Read More
Ringling Brothers Clown College graduate Johnny Peers and his personality-plus canines are coming to tickle your funny bone with amazing and hilarious stunts! This show for the dog lover in all of us stars mostly animals rescued from shelters or pounds. Read More
Rodgers + Hammerstein’s Cinderella is the Tony Award®-winning Broadway musical that puts a contemporary take on the classic tale. This lush production features an incredible orchestra, jaw-dropping transformations and all the moments you love—the pumpkin, the glass slipper, the masked ball and more—plus some surprising new twists! Be transported back to your childhood as you rediscover some of Rodgers and Hammerstein’s most beloved songs in this hilarious and romantic Broadway experience for anyone who’s ever had a wish, a dream… or a really great pair of shoes. Read More
A.R. Gurney’s tender emotional portrait about the powerful connection of love. Love Letters is a tragi-comic and nuanced examination of the shared nostalgia, missed opportunities and deep closeness of two lifelong friends. Read More
100% Voice! 100% Disney! DCappella, Disney Music Group’s new a cappella group featuring seven world class vocalists, embarks on its first North American tour. Created by Disney and contemporary a cappella legend Deke Sharon (Pitch Perfect, The Sing Off and much more), DCappella will appeal to fans of both Disney and a cappella with their modern a cappella versions of Disney hits.
The Shanghai Opera Symphony Orchestra is renowned worldwide for its interpretation of classical symphony repertoire.
ZHANG Guoyong, conductor
HUA Hui, violin
Zhanhao & Gang: Butterfly Lovers Concerto
Shostakovich: Symphony No. 5 in D Minor Read More
All 37 plays in 97 minutes! Join these madcap men in tights as they weave their wicked way through all of Shakespeare’s comedies, histories and tragedies in one wild and memorable ride that leaves audiences breathless and helpless with laughter. Read More
Jackie Evancho matches her extraordinary voice with one of most exciting reemerging genres in popular music today – the New American Songbook. Enjoy a selection of songs from breakthrough musicals like Hamilton, Dear Evan Hansen, Waitress, The Band’s Visit, Once and hit films like The Greatest Showman, as well as favorites from her past repertoire that have won over audiences over the years.
If Blue Man Group and Stomp had a child, it just might be this innovative troupe that takes you on a breathless journey of sound and light, combining music, visual effects and skilled performers in constant movement in a one-of-a-kind experience. Read More
Brady Rymer performs rockin’ music for kids and families. When not moonlighting as a member of The Laurie Berkner Band, Brady’s pop and rock regularly wins critical acclaim and national awards including three Children’s Grammy nominations.
Relaxed Performance! Brady Rymer performs rockin’ music for kids and families. When not moonlighting as a member of The Laurie Berkner Band, Brady’s pop and rock regularly wins critical acclaim and national awards including three Children’s Grammy nominations.
Made up exclusively of members of the Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra, the Scharoun Ensemble Berlin is a classical octet -- clarinet, bassoon, horn, two violins, viola, cello and double bass -- whose repertoire ranges from the Baroque period to contemporary works. Read More
Within the walls of Truvy’s beauty shop, the lives of six women increasingly hinge on the existence of one another. Together, they absorb the passing seasons, just like the weathered wooden structure of the salon “home” that they share. At turns both laugh-out-loud funny and deeply touching, Steel Magnolias reveals the strength of the human condition and our shared need for companionship. Read More
Exploring the limitless possibilities of the traditional Japanese taiko drum, Kodo forges new directions for a vibrant living art form that transcends the barriers of language, cultures and customs with a powerful and profound musical performance that speaks to the heart of Japanese tradition. Read More
Enjoy an exhilarating and unique musical approach to universally loved songs with all original arrangements drawing from Irish traditional folk songs, the Great American songbook, Broadway hits and contemporary music. Read More
Hailed by Gramophone as “one of the finest among the astonishing gallery of young virtuoso cellists,” Johannes Moser stars in the East Coast premiere of Andrew Norman’s inventive new concerto. Works by Schumann and Brahms showcase the artistry of the NJSO’s musicians. Read More
Southside Johnny and the Asbury Jukes deliver their soul-searing brand of raucous rock, blues and R&B that has made them fan favorites since emerging from the same 1970s New Jersey shore music scene that produced Bruce Springsteen. Read More
Multitalented entertainer and former Carol Burnett Show star Vicki Lawrence and her alter ego “Mama” take the stage in this show that’s a mix of comedy, music and humorous observations about life. Read More
Since 2004, Chris Botti has been America's best-selling instrumental artist, with four #1 jazz albums, as well as multiple Grammy Awards. Botti’s form of creative expression is rooted in jazz and expands beyond the limits of any single genre, crossing over to audiences usually reserved for pop music.
Legendary rockers REO Speedwagon, led by Kevin Cronin, perform hits like “Can’t Fight This Feeling,” “Take It on the Run,” “Keep on Loving You” and “Time for Me to Fly” that have made them one of the most popular bands since the 1970s.
All of your favorite shows on one stage for one night only! Enjoy your favorite moments and music from some of Broadway’s greatest shows, including Evita, Les Misérables, Phantom of the Opera, Wicked, The Lion King, Once, Chicago, Oklahoma!, South Pacific and more. Read More
Five-time Grammy-nominated pianist and vocalist Michael Feinstein joins forces with Pink Martini’s Storm Large to reimagine standards and modern classics that are chilled, shaken and stirred into an unforgettable evening of music. Read More
Known to millions as “The Royal Family of the Guitar,” the Romeros were founded by the legendary Celedonio Romero with his sons Celin, Pepe and Angel in 1958. Today, the classical guitar quartet consists of Celin, Pepe and their sons Lito and Celino. To have so many virtuosi of the same instrument in three generations of one family is unprecedented in classical music. Read More
Take a star-studded, multi-media journey through rock history with these legendary performers who were the actual musicians and singers heard on original recordings and in concert with everyone from Elton John to Frankie Valli to Journey. From “Pinball Wizard” to “Don’t Stop Believing,” relive the greatest years of rock and your favorite songs with The Hit Men. Read More
From the EMMY® award winning mind of Derek Hough, the live dance show is the first-ever solo tour for the dynamo. The show features brand-new stage production, astounding versatility and, as always, Derek’s magnetic stage presence. Fans will journey through a true fusion of dance and music, as Derek explores styles ranging from ballroom and tap to salsa and hop-hop and everything in between. Creative team and two-time EMMY® winners, Napoleon and Tabitha Dumo, also known as NappyTabs (Jennifer Lopez: All I Have Residency; Michael Jackson: The Immortal World Tour; GRAMMYs® creative direction), will co-create, direct and supervise choreography for the tour.
Pilobolus’s Come to Your Senses is a multisensory experience, featuring live performances of onstage Pilobolus works alongside transmedia digital creations. In this brand new repertory show, come back to your senses ...and explore the connection between the human body and the analog world around us.
A new production of the spirited, romantic and beloved musical story of Maria and the von Trapp Family will once again thrill audiences with its Tony®, Grammy® and Academy Award® winning Best Score, including “My Favorite Things,” “Do-Re-Mi,” “Climb Ev’ry Mountain,” “Edelweiss” and the title song. Read More
Simone Dinnerstein “compels the listener to follow her in a journey of discovery filled with unscheduled detours” (NPR). Join her as she explores Mozart’s supremely melodic Piano Concerto No. 23. Read More
Linda Ronstadt takes you on a multi-media journey through her life, featuring the iconic singer’s personal recounting of her career, assisted by videos, rare personal photos and music. Event includes a Q&A.
Ms. Ronstadt does not sing. Read More
This all-new, critically acclaimed restaging of The Mikado is a collaboration with the Asian-American theatrical community to promote diversity, equity and inclusive practice with classic works of art. Join Yum-Yum, Nanki-Poo, Ko-Ko, the Lord High Executioner and the rest of the cast in this revered comic operetta. Read More
Celebrate Cinco de Mayo with New Jersey Ballet as it honors Hispanic culture and choreographers with a selection of dances that are sensual and sophisticated, earthy and elegant, and that have the critics cheering “Viva Ballet Latino!”
Beloved characters including Princess Aurora, the Handsome Prince and other favorites from the fairy tale realm including the Lilac Fairy, Puss in Boots and Red Riding Hood fill the stage in this ballet that features splendid dancing and “Storyteller” narration to make sure even the littlest theater-goers can keep up with ease.
Based on E.B. White’s loving story of the friendship between a pig named Wilbur and a little gray spider named Charlotte, Charlotte’s Web explores bravery, selfless love and the true meaning of friendship. Read More
Unpredictable, deranged and magnificent! The Gong Show is the Off-Broadway smash that captures the hilarity and lunacy of the beloved television show with a cast of mind-blowing, oddball and amazing performers who battle for the coveted prize of $516.32.
Ages 10 and up Read More
Throughout her illustrious career, Bernadette Peters has dazzled audiences and critics with her performances on stage and television, in concert and on recordings. One of Broadway’s most critically acclaimed performers, most recently seen in Hello, Dolly, Peters has won numerous accolades including three Tonys, a Golden Globe, two Grammys and three Emmy nominations. Read More
Black Violin is composed of classically trained violist and violinist Wil B. and Kev Marcus, who combine their classical training and hip-hop influences to create a distinctive multi-genre sound that is often described as “classical boom.” “Their music will keep classical music alive for the next generation.”- NPR
Two legendary Big Bands face off to battle for the title of “The Greatest Ever.” Performing individually and jointly, the rival bands play the classic 1930s and 40s tunes that made the greatest generation swing! Read More
This mind-blowing spectacular showcases the jaw dropping talents of five of the most incredible Illusionists on earth. The IllusionistsTM: Live from BroadwayTM dazzles audiences of all ages with a powerful mix of the most outrageous, astonishing, thrilling and sophisticated magic of unprecedented proportions. Read More
You don’t have to be Italian or Jewish to love Steve Solomon -- all you need to know is what it’s like to leave a family dinner with heartburn and a headache. Prepare to laugh until you cry as Steve brings to life over twenty wacky characters in a show that's one part lasagna, one part kreplach and two parts Prozac. Read More
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