Events & Tickets


Sarah Vaughan International Jazz Vocal Competition: The Sassy Awards

Following an intensive search, NJPAC and WBGO will host performances by the five finalists in the sixth annual Sarah Vaughan International Jazz Vocal Competition, founded in 2012 in honor of Newark’s “divine” jazz icon.

Nov 12 , 2017

Ella & Dizzy: The Centennial Celebration

Celebrate the 100th birthdays of Ella Fitzgerald and Dizzy Gillespie with an exclusive lineup of acclaimed jazz artists: Gregory Porter, Lizz Wright, Regina Carter, Valerie Simpson, Randy Brecker and Sean Jones, all backed by the Christian McBride Big Band.

Nov 12 , 2017
Rock & Pop

Ringo Starr & his All Starr Band

Ringo Starr & his All Starr Band – featuring Todd Rundgren (Utopia), Gregg Rolie (Journey), Steve Lukather (Toto), Richard Page (Mr. Mister, Pages), Warren Ham (Bloodrock) and Gregg Bissonette – come to NJPAC with a rollicking concert of classic rock’n’roll.

Nov 16 , 2017

NJMEA All State Jazz with Wallace Roney

Discover the next generation of jazz artists at this annual concert event, which brings together some of N.J.’s very best young jazz musicians and Honors Choir for a dynamic performance with special guest Wallace Roney.

Nov 17 , 2017

Gary Owen, Deon Cole, Michael Blackson & Smokey Suarez

NJPAC hosts an evening of outrageous, contemporary stand-up with some of the funniest new performers on the scene: BET star Gary Owen (House of Payne, Think Like a Man), Deon Cole (of ABC's Black-ish), Michael Blackson (Next Friday) and Smokey Suarez (Paper Soldiers).

Nov 17 , 2017

Shooting for the Stars

Nov 18 , 2017
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The Scarf Diaries

Nov 18 , 2017

Itzhak Perlman and Pinchas Zukerman

Itzhak Perlman. Pinchas Zukerman. A rare joint recital. Two of the greatest violinists of our time – perhaps of all time – in one of the classical season’s hottest tickets!

Nov 18 , 2017

Trilogy: An Opera Company: Kenyatta

Kevin Maynor ("fiercely focused with a glowing voice,” says The Washington Post) sings the title role in this new opera by N.J. composer Trent Johnson, based on the life of Jomo Kenyatta, the inspirational first President of the Republic of Kenya.

Nov 19 , 2017

Cokie Roberts - New Jersey Speakers Series

Spend an evening of conversation with journalist and author Cokie Roberts as part of the New Jersey Speakers Series, seven powerful and enlightening programs presented by Fairleigh Dickinson University at NJPAC.

Nov 30 , 2017