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The Kellogg's Tour of Gymnastics Champions will bring the spirit of the Olympics to Newark when members of the 2012 and 2016 U.S. Olympic teams celebrate their sport at Prudential Center. Headlining the show are Simone Biles, Gabby Douglas, Nastia Liukin, Aly Raisman and more.
Fast-paced, funny, and packed with audience participation, Aesop Bops! features a potpourri of Aesop's classic stories including The Lion and the Mouse, The Fisherman and His Wife, and The Turtle's Shell. This feast of funky, physical storytelling leaves young audiences feeling like they had just performed the show too! Aesop Bops! rocks, and rolls out the red carpet – inviting kids to join in the fun.
Jamal's mother and her estranged husband rush to the police station when their son's car has been pulled over. With no explanation forthcoming and emotions building, this highly-charged drama twists, turns and builds to an explosive conclusion. American Son, recipient of the Laurents/Hatcher Foundation Award for a new play by an emerging playwright, is certain to challenge assumptions and ignite conversations regarding recent events and the racial divide in this country.
Ten strangers, apparently with little in common, are lured to an island mansion off the coast of Devon by the mysterious U.N.Owen. Over dinner, a record begins to play, and the voice of an unseen host accuses each person of hiding a guilty secret. That evening, former reckless driver Tony Marston is found murdered by a deadly dose of cyanide.
The tension escalates as the survivors realise the killer is not only among them but is preparing to strike again… and again...
Legendary tenor Andrea Bocelli returns to Prudential Center on performing songs from his latest album, "Cinema," along with his Arias, love songs, & crossover hits. Bocelli returns to The Rock after selling out shows in December 2010 and June 2013.
Liam is a self-proclaimed "bad Jew" – and he may actually be an atheist. It's the night after his grandfather's funeral, and Liam and his high-strung and unbending cousin Daphna are arguing over who should inherit "Poppy's" Chai necklace. The verbal battle rages until Liam stakes claim to the necklace, and a vicious and hilarious brawl about family, faith and legacy begins.
This soaring musical about the American West is inspired by the real-life story of Josephine Monaghan—a young woman from Boston who, in the late 19th century, made a new life in an Idaho mining town disguised as a man called "Jo." Grammy Award-winning Nashville songwriter Mike Reid and lyricist Sarah Schlesinger previously collaborated on Two River's productions of A Wind in the Willows Christmas and In This House. John Dias, Artistic Director of Two River Theater, is co-writing the book and making his directorial debut with this production.
He is a dark, enigmatic prince obsessed with seeking revenge for his father's death. She is a steadfast rebel who challenged the powers of the church to restore France to greatness. Iconic figures from two great dramatic classics— Hamlet and Saint Joan —are brought vividly to life in a riveting stripped-down staging by four actors from the acclaimed theater company, Bedlam.
The award-winning musical based on the iconic film, starring Grammy Award nominee and R&B superstar Deborah Cox! Former Secret Service agent turned bodyguard Frank Farmer is hired to protect superstar Rachel Marron from an unknown stalker. Each expects to be in charge; what they don't expect is to fall in love. A breathtakingly romantic thriller, The Bodyguard features a host of irresistible classics including "Queen of the Night," "So Emotional," "One Moment in Time," "Saving All My Love," "Run to You," "I Have Nothing," "I Wanna Dance with Somebody" and one of the biggest selling songs of all time, "I Will Always Love You."
Voted the number one Funkiest, most Disco loving band in the world. The music, the lights, the energy, two and a half hours of non stop music will drive you to the limit. Only area appearance; don't miss it.
Hilarious Doug Karpf, who has performed across the country at clubs, casinos, & the U.S. Armed Forces, Andy Hayward, a NYC comic who has had the honor of performing for the NYC Friars Club, & Brick native, Mollie Sperduto, finalist at the Comedy Competition at the Tropicana Casino are the side-splitting headliners for the Kiwanis Fundraiser! Kiwanis, established in 1915, is a service organization dedicated to serving communities in over eighty countries! Brick Kiwanis Club was chartered in 1958, & has been serving Brick & surrounding communities for more than half a century. One of the objectives of Kiwanis is to provide through a practical means, to form enduring friendships, to render altruistic service, & to build better communities.
The World's Greatest Pink Floyd Show returns to the State Theatre with its Space & Time World Tour, its most ambitious show to date, with a spectacular new light show and an even bigger stage production! Celebrating five decades of Pink Floyd; from their creation in 1965 right through to the release of their brand new album, The Endless River; this new show includes performances from all Pink Floyd's biggest selling albums, including The Dark Side of the Moon, Wish You Were Here, Animals, The Wall, and The Division Bell, plus a host of other Pink Floyd musical surprises.
Paying attention to every musical detail and faithfully recreating the true live Pink Floyd concert experience, Brit Floyd will take you on an amazing musical journey, featuring the best moments from the incredible Pink Floyd back catalogue, and combine the latest state-of-the-art sound & light technology to create a performance that is as sonically perfect as it is virtually awesome.
Mermaid Theatre of Nova Scotia returns with their much-loved stage adaptations of three Eric Carle stories. The Very Hungry Caterpillar is joined by a whimsical cast of adventurous animals from the pages of Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See?, and rounding out the show is Papa Please Get The Moon For Me, the story of a young girl's unusual quest. The production incorporates puppetry, imaginative lighting, recorded narration, and original music.
Camaraderie, bravery, honor, elation, loss, longing – words common to all soldiers in times of both peace and war, emotions shared between loved-ones at home and across entire nations. With No Greater Love Than This, the men of Cantus explore the bonds that have defined those willing to lay down their lives for others.
An all-new tribute – live on stage – to American cinema's most iconic dance duo, Carefree takes us on a modern musical journey through Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers' singular partnership on screen.
This holiday season, McCarter is proud to present a reimagined production of Dickens' classic, A Christmas Carol. Follow Ebenezer Scrooge on a magical journey through Christmas past, present, and future and watch as our McCarter artists—joined by ensemble members from the greater Princeton community—bring this story to life all around you! This exciting new production will usher you into the spirit of the season with all the joy, wonder, and generosity that Scrooge himself discovers. Share the happiness of Dickens' perennial masterpiece and join us in celebrating this new McCarter tradition with your friends and entire family!
This celebrated Charles Jones adaptation of Charles Dickens' A Christmas Carol is rich with thrilling ensemble music, alive with color and movement and is created to tell this great and enduring tale in a manner that people of all ages will enjoy. Woven throughout this classic tale are beautiful new arrangements and moving renditions of holiday songs such as God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen, Wassail Wassail, Good Christian Men Rejoice, Away in a Manger, Greensleeves, The Boar's Head Carol and many more. Featuring a cast of 23 performers, live musicians, and Broadway-style scenery and costumes, audiences cherish this sumptuous holiday classic.
The sequel to the grand-slam comedy Lend Me a Tenor! One hotel suite, four tenors, two wives, three girlfriends, and a soccer stadium filled with screaming fans. What could possibly go wrong? It's 1930s Paris and the stage is set for the concert of the century—as long as producer Henry Saunders can keep the amorous Italian superstar and his hot-blooded wife from causing runaway chaos. An uproarious ride, full of mistaken identities, bedroom hijinks, and madcap delight.
It's Christmas in 1970, and the Stahl family is still in repair since Dad left years ago. When Mom's new boyfriend drops by for Christmas Eve with a Marine Corps nutcracker, her children Maddie and Red realize their lives are about to change. And they do - as soon as they fall asleep, the nutcracker comes to life and whisks them away to a fantastical jungle amid his age-old rivalry with the warlord rat King. To get back home, Maddie must face her fears and discover the the true meaning of Christmas.
Adapted from E.T.A. Hoffman's Nutcracker and Mouse-King, this world premiere production features an original script with all-new music and lyrics by Perry-Award-winning theatrical writer Jon Provan.
A witty and winsome young woman's wishes are answered when an anonymous gentleman she nicknames "Daddy Long Legs" gives her the opportunity to leave her orphanage and attend university. In return, Jerusha shares her life with her unknown benefactor through treasured letters as she grows into an intelligent and independent woman and experiences a budding romance with a young suitor. This heartwarming new musical has charmed audiences of all ages from London to New York. Based on the classic novel that inspired the 1955 movie starring Fred Astaire, Daddy Long Legs was created by Tony Award winner John Caird (Les Miserables) and Tony Award-nominee Paul Gordon (Jane Eyre).
The timeless elegance and romance of the golden age of Hollywood musicals will sweep you off your feet with song and dance standards inspired by Fred Astaire, Ginger Rogers, Gene Kelly, and "the queen of tap dancing" herself, Eleanor Powell.
How do you describe the offbeat antics of David Feherty? The New York Times called him "a cross between Oprah Winfrey and Johnny Carson." With a sharp wit and irreverent style, the professional golfer turned golf analyst, talk show host, and sports broadcaster has made a name for himself as one of the most hilarious and irrepressible personalities in golf.
Ayad Akhtar's fiery Pulitzer Prize-winning drama that took Broadway by storm will keep you on the edge of your seat and inspire debate long after you leave the theater. Amir Kapoor is a successful lawyer at a prestigious Manhattan law firm. He is married to a beautiful woman and is just trying to live a good life. When conversations at a dinner party turn confrontational, racial and religious tension forces him to face his own ambition and stifled cultural identity.
Join Dr. Kaboom on a riotous romp through the history and fundamental principles of electrical energy. What is it? What does it do for us? Where does it come from? Equipped with Tesla coils, Van de Graaf generators, and a ping-pong-ball-shooting robot, Doktor Kaboom explains everything from voltage, current, magnetic fields, conductors, plasma, and resistance to energy conservation and safety. There's lots of audience participation, a ton of laughs, and some serious science!
Sent to Castle Dracula to deliver deeds to the infamous Count, Jonathan Harker has no idea what he's getting himself into in this tour-de-force thrill ride. Once he arrives, Jonathan finds himself being held captive by the eerie and cryptic Count, discovering horrific sights behind some of the castle's closed doors. Only after he escapes is his worst fear confirmed: Count Dracula is an undead creature of the night. With the help of Van Helsing and other friends, Jonathan sets off on a mission to find and destroy the Count before he becomes more powerful than ever, risking his life to save the lives of those he loves. MST favorite John Keller stars in this tour-de-force solo performance.
Byron Stripling and Marva Hicks' chemistry lights up the stage as they take you through the most famous duets and solos recorded by Louis Armstrong and Ella Fitzgerald. From "Love is Here to Stay" to "Just One of Those Things" and highlights from Gershwin's Porgy and Bess, they recreate one of the most memorable collaborations in music history while capturing everyone's hearts along the way.
Join Christine Ebersole, a New Jersey resident and two-time Tony Award winner for the musical smash Grey Gardens and the revival of 42nd Street, for an evening of Broadway classics and standards from the Great American Songbook.
Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice's Evita charts the rags-to-riches rise of the First Lady of Argentina, who won the love of her countrymen after marrying military leader-turned-president Juan Peron. Set in Buenos Aires between 1934-1952, the musical follows Eva Duarte Peron on her journey from fatherless child to ambitious actress to the most powerful woman in Latin America—and, eventually, to a saint-like figure after her death from cancer at age 33. The events in Evita's life are presented in song and editorialized on by the show's narrator, Che.
The score includes hummable tunes like "Don't Cry for Me, Argentina" (sung by a gorgeously gowned Evita in the now-famous balcony scene) and adds "You Must Love Me," the Oscar-winning ballad sung by Madonna in the movie. Evita is a sweeping evening of Broadway entertainment, boasting a 25-member ensemble and captivating choreography.
Five Finger Death Punch returns to Prudential Center alongside Shinedown.
These five premier tenors of Ireland perform a marvelous program of arias and beloved Irish songs, including W.B. Yeats's "Down by the Sally Gardens," Verdi's "O Mio Rimorso" from La Traviata, and "Danny Boy." Two pianists join the ensemble as they perform solos, duets, trios, quartets, and quintets. The Tenors include David Martin, Morgan Crowley, Ciaran Kelly, Alan Leech, and George Hutton.
Two-time Grammy winners for KING & COUNTRY visit Prudential Center on December 4 as part of the band's first arena Christmas tour, A for KING & COUNTRY Christmas.
Gail Lionetti is a spiritual medium with over 40 years of experience practicing the art of healing and receiving messages from the other side for individuals in attendance. Those who receive messages report having a life-changing experience that renewed their faith and brought them peace. Because no one can predict what messages will come through from the other side, attending this event does not guarantee you will receive a message. However, those not receiving messages during these events have also reported renewed faith as a result of witnessing the effects of messages delivered to others. Gail is a nationally acclaimed inspirational speaker, spiritual medium, and radio talk show host, author of Survival on a Wing and a Prayer, her memoir chronicling her near-death-experience and afterlife insights that define her life today. Her message is that heaven and eternal love are real and always close at hand.
From the bombastic and epic, to the folky and mystical, Get The Led Out (GTLO) have captured the essence of the recorded music of Led Zeppelin and brought it to the concert stage. The Philadelphia-based group consists of six veteran musicians intent on delivering Led Zeppelin live, like you've never heard before. Utilizing the multi-instrumentalists at their disposal, GTLO re-create the songs in all their depth and glory with the studio overdubs that Zeppelin themselves never performed. When you hear three guitars on the album…GTLO delivers three guitarists on stage. No wigs or fake English accents, GTLO brings what the audience wants…a high energy Zeppelin concert with an honest, heart-thumping intensity.
Comprised of Cuba's greatest and most prominent musicians, the Havana Cuba All-Stars band makes its debut tour of the U.S. with a program of songs and music celebrating the extraordinary musical legacy of Cuba. Drawing inspiration from traditional Cuban Son—a genre which later gave way to salsa—the program's infectious melodies and rhythms are a rich product of the cultural diversity of the Cuban people. This exciting band brings Cuban vibe to life with rhythmic drums and castanets, wailing trumpets, masterful acoustic guitar, and amazing vocals.
HOT 97 returns to Prudential Center with its annual "Hot for the Holidays" concert on December 3. Leading this year's lineup are Travis Scott, Young Thug, Joey Bada$$, Jidenna and Kehlani, and more.
Rose is lost in Rhyme Town. Fortunately, Humpty Dumpty knows how to get her home, but to do this, he needs the help of all your favorite nursery rhyme characters. The audience must help Humpty Dumpty and Rose collect magic to get home by meeting all the good folk of Rhyme Town including, Old King Cole, Little Bo Peep, The Grand Old Duke of York, and Little Miss Muffet while singing their songs.
Set in a slightly larger-than-life version of Red Bank, Hurricane Diane is a "wild comedy" about climate change. An ancient god on an earthly mission, gardener Diane forever alters the lives of four New Jersey housewives when she sets out to convince each woman to implement her environmentally friendly landscape design.
For the seven young men in the Hypnotic Brass Ensemble, 'brotherhood' is literal: they're all sons of jazz legend Phil Cohran. Raised on Chicago's South Side, the boys joined the family band at age four, learning to play the trumpet, tuba, drums, French horn, cornet, and trombone. Now young men in their 20s and 30s, they make transcendent music that ties currents from jazz and funk to soul and hip-hop. Together they have toured six continents, playing with Prince and Mos Def, among others. Their song, "War" was featured in the hit movie, The Hunger Games.
truTV and Nitro Circus are coming together for Impractical Jokers Live: Nitro Circus at Prudential Center. Joe, Murr, Q and Sal, stars of Impractical Jokers star in this two-hour live event. The crew will take on two "punishments" and a four-part obstacle course.
The year is 1905. A young, single African American seamstress is supporting herself by creating exquisite lingerie for wealthy Manhattan clients. When a letter arrives from a stranger, it awakens a desire within her that leads to the love she yearned for, but is nothing like she expected. Jade King Carroll (The Piano Lesson) returns to McCarter to direct this tender, exquisitely-written historical romance from Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Lynn Nottage (Ruined, Sweat). It is a deeply moving tale of one woman's discovery of her own empowerment and the true meaning of intimacy.
Justin Willman is a Missouri-born comedian and magician, known for his regular appearances on The Tonight Show, Ellen, Conan, Food Network and @Midnight. A man of many talents, Justin has hosted Cupcake Wars, Disney's Win, Lose or Draw, Hubworld and Scrabble Showdown. His debut comedy/magic special, Sleight of Mouth, premiered earlier this year on Comedy Central to rave reviews, where he was later called The freshest and funniest magician working today and A new breed of comic who's making magic cool again for grown-ups.
Kanye West returns to The Rock bringing his critically-acclaimed Saint Pablo Tour to Newark. West is promoting his latest album, Father Stretch My Hands Pt. 1.
Combining his roots in blues and jazz with a crossover pop rock sensibility, Carlton's unmistakable sound is marked by his signature warm tone, bright melodies and soulful guitar solos. Four-time Grammy winner, Titan of Tone award recipient and legendary guitar great, Larry Carlton is one of the most influential, prolific and original guitarists in the industry. In the words of Sting, ...the work of his hands speaks grace, passion and timeless knowledge. Listen, learn and be profoundly moved. For one night only, see Larry Carlton here on the BTP stage!
"Well—what shall we hang? The holly or each other?" Tony Award-nominated actor Michael Cumpsty (End of the Rainbow, The Body of an American) stars in The Lion in Winter. This American classic depicts the ruthless scheming and power struggles between Henry II of England, his wife Eleanor of Aquitaine, and their three children during Christmas, 1183 as they fight over who will rule the land after Henry's death.
The classic story, set in the fictitious Narnia, features all of your favorite characters – the heroine Lucy and her siblings, The White Witch, Tumnis, Maugrim, Mr. and Mrs. Beaver, Nymphs, Giants and of course The Lion. Follow them through the land of forever Winter to see if they can break the evil spell cast by The White Witch.
The classic tale of The Little Mermaid is brought to the stage in a brand new production by the internationally acclaimed Panto Company USA. Following a sell-out tour of China, and the UK, The Panto Company USA brings you their adaptation of Hans Christian Anderson's beloved story.
Sloane Hudson, a rich, beautiful recent Ivy League graduate and product of the campus hook up culture and frat basement pong tournaments, doesn't believe in love or marriage. She does believe in babies and wants one soon so her tummy can bounce back and she can still wear a bikini. The problem is she needs a sperm donor who passes muster. Enter Brandon, who's got the right stats but the wrong attitude. Brandon has enough on his plate already and lives with brother Doug, the infamous "De-Fenestrator" who just fell in love with Katerina, the hooker from the Ukraine. Cabbage soup, a rare baseball card and a lizard named Pogo all play a part in this romantic comedy for cynical times.
Marguerite Oswald was domineering, obsessive and desperate in her need to be loved by her younger son, Lee Harvey. She never believed her son was a monster -- but was she the cause? A chilling glimpse into what may have happened in the Oswald household in the months leading up to that fateful November morning in Dallas.
From 1984 to 1998, Mammoth Follies was performed for audiences all over the country, including the BAM Opera House. On Saturday, February 18th 2012, this illustrious troupe of dinosaurs have once again stormed the stage in a completely renovated production of this wildly popular and thoroughly educational production to a nearly sold out audience at Rockland Community College in Suffern, New York. Mammoth Follies explores the wonders of evolution in an old-fashioned revue of original songs, witty jokes, and earth-smashing dances performed by giant dinosaur puppets.
Comedian, actor, director and producer Martin Lawrence is bringing his latest stand-up comedy Doin' Time: Uncut Live. Lawrence returns to his stand-up roots after a four year hiatus.
Based on the book by P.L. Travers, Mary Poppins is one of the most popular films of all time reconceived for the stage by Julian Fellowes (Downton Abbey). Mary Poppins takes us on a magical and memorable adventure. It's an enchanting mixture of irresistible story, unforgettable songs, breathtaking dance numbers, and a little bit of magic. Among its accolades, Mary Poppins received nominations for nine Olivier Awards and seven Tony Awards, including best musical. Treat the entire family to this treasured story.
A one-night only performance by some of the biggest names in Latin music. Megabash is the latest show in Prudential Center's Latin Concert Series presented by Goya.
Shakespeare's great comedy about marriage—which features one of his most beloved comic characters, Sir John Falstaff—will be performed by only three actors in an exuberant feat of imagination, energy, and theatricality. Director Eric Tucker and actor Jason O'Connell are frequent collaborators; their work together includes last season's acclaimed Off-Broadway production of A Midsummer Night's Dream and Sense and Sensibility for the New York-based company Bedlam, for which Tucker is Artistic Director.
On the heels of her triumphant Met performances in Eugene Onegin, soprano Anna Netrebko takes on another Tchaikovsky heroine in the first opera of this intriguing double bill, consisting of an enchanting fairy tale, Iolanta, followed by an erotic psychological thriller, Duke Bluebeard's Castle. Netrebko stars as the beautiful blind girl who experiences love for the first time in Iolanta, while Nadja Michael is the unwitting victim of the diabolical Bluebeard, played by Mikhail Petrenko. Both operas are directed by Mariusz Trelinski, who was inspired by classic noir films of the 1940s. Iolanta also stars Piotr Beczala, and Valery Gergiev conducts both operas. Broadcast in HD
From classic Elton John hits "Tiny Dancer," "Bennie and the Jets," and "Rocket Man," to classic rock favorites like "Hotel California" and "American Pie," Broadway star Michael Cavanaugh entertains with a high-energy show that will have you singing along! Maryland Theatre Guide says "For those of us that remember the classic versions of these songs, Cavanaugh has reinvented them into something that improves upon the originals."
The smash-hit musical inspired by the famed recording session that brought together rock 'n' roll icons Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis and Carl Perkins for the first and only time. On December 4, 1956, these four musicians gathered at Sun Records in Memphis for what would be one of the greatest jam sessions ever. Featuring a score of hits including "Blue Suede Shoes," "Great Balls of Fire," "Walk the Line," "Whole Lotta Shakin' Goin' On," "Folsom Prison Blues" and more. This thrilling musical brings you inside the recording studio for one unforgettable night.
The exotic Orient Express is about to go off the rails! With a locomotive full of suspects and an alibi for each one, it's the perfect mystery for infamous detective Hercule Poirot, n'est-ce pas? Wax your mustache and hold onto your passport— Tony Award-winning playwright Ken Ludwig and multi-award-winning director Emily Mann will take you on a suspenseful, thrilling ride aboard the legendary Orient Express!
Expect the unexpected, as canines & comedy collide in a smash hit performance, that's leaving audiences everywhere howling for more. From shelters to showbiz, these amazing mutts unleash havoc & hilarity in a breathtaking, action-packed, comedy dog spectacular, featuring some of the world's most talented 4 legged performers.
Directed by ARB Artistic Director Douglas Martin, ARB's professional company will be joined by students from Princeton Ballet School to tell the story of a young girl and how a mysterious gift brings about enchanted dreams and fantastical scenes. Whether it's your first time, an annual tradition, or a once-in-a-lifetime experience, ARB's Nutcracker is a perfect holiday treat for your entire family.
Elvis Presley is the reason Brooklyn born Richie Santa became an entertainer and has made a career as a Tribute Artist. The resemblance is amazing, then add the power of Richie's voice and the transformation is complete! Come join us celebrate the Birthday of the 'King of Rock and Roll' with Elvis Tribute Artist Richie Santa and a live ten piece band!
Chicago's legendary Second City brings its unique brand of satire back to NJPAC to celebrate electioneering in the Garden State. Paved & Confused 2: Please Don't Feed the Candidates is a funny, fast-paced look at this year's presidential campaign circus, Jersey life and the politics that play into it.
Directed by Ryan Archibald, with musical direction by Mary Mahoney, Paved & Confused 2 stars Ryan Asher, Emily Fightmaster, Laurel Krabacher, Carley Moseley, Jeffrey Murdoch and Scott Nelson.
Grammy Award-winning and platinum selling recording artists Pentatonix will bring their World Tour to The Rock on Thursday, November 10. The acapella group will make their Prudential Center debut, supporting their recent self-titled album in their only NYC-area performance.
Paper Mill Playhouse produces Mel Brooks' award-winning comic musical masterpiece. The Producers is the hilarious smash hit about two theatrical producers who scheme to get rich by overselling interests in a Broadway flop. Complications arise when the show unexpectedly turns out to be successful. The show took Broadway by storm in 2001, winning a record-breaking 12 Tony Awards and three Olivier Awards.
Indiana Jones is heading for New Jersey in January 2017 with his whip, his hat, and a live orchestra! John Williams' epic score—performed live by the NJSO—enhances the on-screen action as Indy (Harrison Ford) goes on a quest to recover the legendary Ark of the Covenant and save the world in this timeless classic from Steven Spielberg.
With her lovely coloring and shimmering scales, the Rainbow Fish is used to being the most beautiful creature in the ocean. So when the other fish ask her for some silver scales, she refuses. How can she sacrifice the one thing that makes her so unique?
The members of The Rat Pack may no longer be with us, but their music is more popular than ever. Rat Pack impersonators Tony Sands, Johnny Petillo, and Geno Monroe bring us back to a time when seeing Frank, Dean, and Sammy in Las Vegas was considered the ultimate event in show business. After watching these performers, you will leave the show feeling as though The Rat Pack is still going strong after all these years.
Tony, Johnny and Geno not only perform the best of the Rat Pack songs, they also sing some of the more intimate numbers that true fans have come to love. The show features everything from the individual hits of their early days, to the memorable music created when these three singing sensations united. This Rat Pack impersonating trio is more than a group of tribute singers; with their incredible mix of songs, comedy and sketches, they truly assume the roles of The Rat Pack during their glory days.
Since the recent discovery of the remains of the real Richard III, both the real life monarch and Shakespeare's monstrous version of him have been much talked about — his arch-villain of all villains — the intense, discontented, crippled, larger than life "protagonist," Richard, Duke of Gloucester dominates this seething history from start to finish.
Legendary performer and the creative genius of Pink Floyd Roger Waters brings his new "Us + Them" tour to Prudential Center.
Performing music from his long career with Pink Floyd, solo projects and new tracks, Waters' tours are known for immersive experiences.
Now one of the most performed shows in America, Seussical is a fantastical, magical, musical extravaganza! Tony winners Lynn Ahrens and Stephen Flaherty have lovingly brought to life all of our favorite Dr. Seuss characters, including Horton the Elephant, The Cat in the Hat, Gertrude McFuzz, lazy Mayzie, and a little boy with a big imagination--Jojo. The colorful characters transport us from the Jungle of Nool to the Circus McGurkus to the invisible world of the Whos.
Trampoline artists and aerial acrobats, jugglers, contortionists and martial artists celebrate China's rich culture with amazing beauty and thrilling feats of skill. After more than 50 years, the Shanghai Acrobats of the People's Republic of China has become one of the most influential and competitive international acrobatic companies, winning many awards at acrobatic and circus competitions.
Experience the thrilling feats of this talented troupe, direct from Shanghai! Through jaw-dropping feats of acrobatics, impeccably timed stunts, and beautiful costumes, Shanghai Acrobats merge the hustle and bustle of contemporary Shanghai with China's rich cultural heritage to produce this celebration of their country. Watch as trampoline artists and aerial acrobats fly through the air with the greatest of ease or while jugglers, contortionists, and martial artists demonstrate the exacting precision of their skills with spectacular flair.
Single Black Female is Lisa B. Thompson's two-woman comedy exploring the lives of 30-something middle-class African American women in urban America.
Daphne Gaines and Stephanie Weeks portray two successful, professional women in their 30s – one a professor and the other a lawyer – who dish on their unmarried lives and the world around them in a series of rapid-fire comic vignettes. Few subjects remain unmentionable or unscathed as the women search for love, dignity and acceptance in a contemporary world that hasn't quite acknowledged their presence. Their snappy dialogue and humorous impressions take aim at men, clothing, sex, online dating, body image and family attitudes toward singlehood.
Featuring the Russian National Ballet Theatre and performed to a timeless score composed by Tchaikovsky, The Sleeping Beauty has become the most one of the most illustrious classical ballets of all time. Led by Artistic Director and former Bolshoi principal dancer Elena Radchenko, The Sleeping Beauty is the magical fairy tale of the beautiful, sleeping Princess Aurora who awaits the kiss of her prince.
Stage Fright, nominated in 2010 and 2014 for Best Original Musical by the New Jersey Association of Community Theatres, is a creepy comedy about a naive group of trick-or-treaters that come upon the house of a witch and her gang of monsters on Halloween night. After being kidnapped by the wicked Old Lady Fargus and her evil cronies - the Vampire, Medusa, Mummy, Headless Horseman, Werewolf, Igor, Frankenstein and some landscaping zombies - the teens attempt to win over the monsters in the hopes of saving themselves and their friends from a twisted fate!
Four magical tales adapted from Scheherazade's thousand and one Arabian nights will be presented in the company's signature style of dance/story theater.
Country music superstars Tim McGraw and Faith Hill make their Prudential Center debut. The tour celebrates the 10th anniversary of the duo's record-breaking "Soul2Soul II" tour.
Trans-Siberian Orchestra returns to Newark for the sixth straight year when the band brings its The Ghosts of Christmas Eve tour to Prudential Center.
Exploring John Coltrane's musical legacy, the Grammy-winning Turtle Island Quartet continues its own tradition of employing the string quartet form to shed new light on the timeless joy and beauty contained in the greatest music of the American jazz masters.
Twenty One Pilots makes its Prudential Center debut on January 21 when the band's "EMØTIØNAL RØADSHØW" world tour stops in Newark. The duo will perform tracks off their latest album, 2015's platinum-certified "BLURRYFACE," including singles "Ride" and "Stressed Out".
Music, movement, and neon lights fill the stage as dancers and puppets tell the story of a young bird named Max, who is trying to fly south for the winter. As he tries to make his way home, his adventures begin as he encounters friendly caroling worms, dancing poinsettias, Nutcracker soldiers, mischievous mice and an evil Rat King. This holiday tale for audiences of all ages is set to timeless holiday hits by Nat King Cole, Mariah Carey, Tchaikovsky, and more.
Bugs Bunny is back and better than ever! Celebrate Looney Tunes and its legendary stars, including Daffy Duck, Elmer Fudd, Sylvester, Wile E. Coyote, Road Runner, and of course, our very favorite "wascally wabbit." Enjoy classics including Long-Haired Hare (in its first East Coast concert appearance on the big screen), What's Opera, Doc?, and Baton Bunny, alongside new Warner Bros. 3D theatrical shorts Coyote Falls and Rabid Rider. Kids of all ages will enjoy hearing the extraordinary musical scores performed live and perfectly in-sync with all the on-screen action.
Through the power of food, faith, laughter, and each other, eight women find a way to carry on life at home while their husbands are away at an unnamed war. Inspired by the heightened lyricism of playwright and poet Federico García Lorca, this new play shows there is always a way—even through the hardest of times—to set our love free. Playwright Tony Meneses made his Two River debut last season with Guadalupe in the Guest Room.