Events & Tickets
Apr 1 , 2017
NJPAC debut! This two-time Grammy-winning singer and songwriter, a legend of country and folk, performs “In Spite of Ourselves,” “Paradise” and more hits!
Apr 2 , 2017
The accomplished guitar duo perform American Songbook selections and classic 1930s guitar duets in NJPAC’s Sunday jazz brunch series at NICO Kitchen + Bar.
Apr 6 , 2017
NJPAC welcomes singer-songwriter Jackson Browne for the first time, appearing with multi-instrumentalist Greg Leisz: “Doctor My Eyes,” “Running on Empty,” “The Pretender,” “Somebody’s Baby,” “Stay/The Load Out,” and more!
Apr 20 , 2017
Trumpet great Wallace Roney and his orchestra pay tribute to Newark jazz legend Wayne Shorter with this performance of Universe, a long-lost composition originally created for Miles Davis, featuring Buster Williams, Lenny White and Patrice Rushen.
Apr 22 , 2017
Jazz all-stars Christian McBride, Rachel Z, Joe Lovano, Steve Wilson and former members of Weather Report salute saxophonist Wayne Shorter, the subject of a weekend-long celebration at NJPAC.
Apr 23 , 2017
Grammy winner Esperanza Spalding, the innovative, genre-bending composer, bassist and vocalist, joins bassist Christian McBride in an afternoon of conversation and music in the intimate Victoria Theater.
Apr 23 , 2017
Acclaimed saxophonist-composer Wayne Shorter and electronic jazz and R&B icon Herbie Hancock, former colleagues in the Miles Davis Quintet, together on stage! Vocalist Gretchen Parlato opens.
Apr 24 , 2017
Let's Play Live Comedy
Get ready for a non-stop frenzy of gaming and comedy with Let’s Play Live, a multi-platform entertainment event that explores the convergence of gaming and community, featuring members of the wildly popular YouTube channels Achievement Hunter and Funhaus.
Apr 28 , 2017
With bold, athletic and dramatic works, Carolyn Dorfman creates contemporary dance that moves you to think, feel, laugh and act.
Apr 28 , 2017
Brian Wilson presents Pet Sounds: The Final Performances with special guests Al Jardine & Blondie Chaplin Rock & Pop
Celebrate the 50th anniversary of one of the most iconic rock albums of all time when perennial Beach Boy Brian Wilson performs “Wouldn’t It Be Nice,” “God Only Knows,” and more – all live in this concert version of his classic recording, Pet Sounds.
Apr 29 - 30 , 2017
A sense of place—that elusive quality comes through in all three pieces on this appealing program. Featuring violinist Stefan Jackiw, hailed by the Boston Post for playing that is “striking for its intelligence and sensitivity.”
May 1 , 2017
All are invited to this free conversation with New Jersey’s gubernatorial candidates about social justice issues and the possibilities for meaningful change in our State.
May 6 , 2017
Based on John Steptoe’s book, this thrilling musical adaptation by Dallas Children’s Theater is the tale of two sisters whose courage and kindness are put to the test in a mystical African jungle.
Jun 3 , 2017
This concert event, hosted by humorist Bruno Nogueira and featuring vocalist Manuela Azevedo (lead singer of the popular Portuguese band, Clã), will bring entirely new life to pimba, a genre of music traditionally associated with rural regions of Portugal, characterized by uptempo, dance-friendly rhythms.
Jun 23 , 2017
One of the reigning divas of R&B, Chaka Khan (“I Feel for You,” “Through the Fire,” “I’m Every Woman,” “Ain’t Nobody”) returns to NJPAC’s Prudential Hall, this time with fellow R&B hitmaker El DeBarge (“All This Love,” “Rhythm of the Night”).
Jun 29 , 2017
The Gipsy Kings return to NJPAC with an irresistible blend of traditional flamenco, Western pop and Latin rhythms, including music from Savor Flamenco, their 2013 GRAMMY Award winner for Best World Music Album.
Jun 30 , 2017
This electrifying performance (which follows in the footsteps of Ice-T’s acclaimed documentary, The Art of Rap) brings together a who’s-who of some of the hottest artists in all of hip-hop: DMX, Raekwon, Ghostface Killah, and Mobb Deep, all hosted in NJPAC’s Prudential Hall by legendary DJ Chuck Chillout.
Oct 22 , 2017
André Watts plays Mozart’s “Jeunehomme” Concerto with the Orpheus Chamber Orchestra. He “consistently provides a maximum of enjoyment no matter what he plays,” says The Los Angeles Times.
Oct 28 , 2017
This unforgettable concert will feature the full-length film Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets™, projected in high-definition on a giant screen, with composer John Williams’ thrilling score performed live by the New Jersey Symphony Orchestra.
Nov 10 , 2017
Guitar legends John McLaughlin & the 4th Dimension and Jimmy Herring & The Invisible Whip join forces for this Meeting of the Spirits tour – featuring each artist in separate sets followed by a collaborative performance of music McLaughlin first played with his 1970s electric band, Mahavishnu Orchestra.
Jan 20 , 2018
This season, NJPAC audiences are invited to experience two sides of violin virtuoso Pinchas Zukerman – first in recital with Itzhak Perlman, and here as conductor and soloist with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra.
Mar 18 , 2018
Joshua Bell leads the Academy of St Martin in the Fields in Beethoven’s poetic “Pastoral” Symphony – and performs Wieniawski’s Second Violin Concerto.
May 5 , 2018