News & Updates

May 14, 2018

You want it? We’ve got it! 2018-19 season just announced!

Now’s your chance to be among the first in line to see all your favorite performers in every art you love – dance, jazz, poetry, comedy and many more. A diverse choice of over 150 attractions for the new season, and plenty still to come, is bound to include an experience you won’t want to miss, whether it’s Bollywood or ballet, hip-hop or K-pop.

Mar 21, 2018

SLUT: The Play at NJPAC

Newark teens star in acclaimed drama about sexual assault, bullying and rape culture; perform for peers and Newark community.

Aug 10, 2017

Celebrate NJPAC’s 20th Anniversary Season At A Party You’ll Never Forget!

Featuring appearances by Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, Paquito D’Rivera, Michael Feinstein, Lisa Fischer, Savion Glover, James Monroe Iglehart, India, and Xian Zhang conducting musicians of the New Jersey Symphony Orchestra.

Aug 8, 2017

New Jersey Performing Arts Center Partners With Lyft

Visitors to the popular New Jersey venue will now have the added convenience of using the Lyft button in the new NJPAC mobile app to call a ride to or from the venue, removing parking from their planning process.

Jul 27, 2017

New Jersey Performing Arts Center to Host 1st Official NJ Gubernatorial Debate

“As the premier venue for important conversations about New Jersey politics, arts and education, NJPAC is a natural location to host the first debate, and we’re proud to do so,” said President and CEO John Schreiber.

Jul 27, 2017

New Jersey Performing Arts Center Welcomes ADP As Its Inaugural Community Engagement Partner

Dedicated funding from ADP will enable the Arts Center’s Department of Community Engagement to introduce and expand many events offered free to the public, such as dance workshops, children’s reading circles, jazz jams, and panel discussions.

Jul 27, 2017

Legacies Of Jazz Giants George Wein And James Moody Inspire Teen Musicians At New Jersey Performing Arts Center

Arts Center celebrates the debuts of the George Wein Scholars Ensemble and James Moody Jazz Orchestra for promising instrumentalists and singers.

Jun 26, 2017

NJPAC’s Annual Horizon Foundation Sounds of the City, Sponsored by the Horizon Foundation, Presented by M&T Bank FREE Summer Concert Series

In celebration of its 20th anniversary season, New Jersey Performing Arts Center  (NJPAC), in collaboration with the Horizon Foundation for New Jersey and M&T Bank,  announces the return of the Horizon Foundation Sounds of the City free outdoor concert  series.

May 22, 2017

New Jersey Performing Arts Center Celebrates 20th Anniversary with the Rollout of its Bold New Brand Identity and a Season Designed to Match

Historic occasion is launched by more than 150 spectacular performances and events, featuring an incredible diversity of entertainment from around the globe.