Family Fair at Theater Square
  • Jul 25 , 2015
  • Theater Square
  • Reservations

Family Fair at Theater Square

Enjoy a summer day filled with performances and activities for the entire family: music, dance, art and much more. Admission is free!

NJPAC’s outdoor Theater Square is the site of this third annual celebration, which features arts and crafts, yummy refreshments, tours of NJPAC, contests and demonstrations. You and yours will always remember the fun you shared at this imaginative festival.


Don’t miss these exciting performers!

  • NJPAC jazz alumni
  • Nai-Ni Chen Dance Company and Asian American Dragon and Lion Dance Association
  • Umoja Dance Company
  • NJPAC Youth Chorus
  • Yoga with the Newark Yoga Movement
  • Carolyn Dorfman dancers in performance with students from the Young Artist Summer Intensive
  • Salsa with Manny & Jose
  • Mystic India

Interactive classes will be held by the following artists:

  • Richard Reiter Drum Circle
  • Bollywood dance with Mystic India
  • Zumba with Betty
  • West African dance with Umoja Dance Company
  • Salsa with Manny & Jose
  • Hip-hop dance with Jennifer Weber, director-choreographer of The Hip Hop Nutcracker
  • Glass Roots
  • NJPAC jazz

Enjoy other activities and special offers—such as $10-$20 discount tickets to more than 20 NJPAC performances!—balloon makers, face painters, a graffiti wall and a stilt walker.

GlassRoots of Newark will create colorful bracelets for $1 each. Get ready for Dr. Seuss’ The Cat in the Hat at NJPAC by making your own “Cat in the Hat” hat! In the Jazz ORFF Music Playroom, young music makers can sing and bop to the beat while learning the basics of jazz. Play xylophones, drums, tambourines and shakers in this fun-filled family jam.