Sure, we host world-class performances on our stages in Newark. We’re also taking our show on the road, producing and presenting exciting work across the country and around the world. Here’s what we’re doing and where we’re going.
njpac on tour
Created in collaboration with world-class artists, NJPAC’s original stage productions tour the tri-state area and across the country. Click on a show for upcoming dates—or contact us to bring our shows to your venue.
The Hip Hop Nutcracker
A holiday mash-up for the whole family, the Hip Hop Nutcracker is an NJPAC production that re-imagines Tchaikovsky’s classic score through explosive hip hop choreography. Touring this holiday season to a city near you.
njpac around town
NJPAC produces shows throughout the New York metro area, sharing a talented roster of high-caliber artists with our neighbors. Some of our frequently visited venues include: The Kings Theatre, Barclays Center, Radio City Music Hall, Prudential Center, and Symphony Hall.
NJPAC @ KINGS THEATRE
Some NJPAC performers are so exciting, they can’t be contained to just one stage. That’s why we partner with the historic Kings Theatre in Brooklyn, New York. This stunningly restored 1929 movie palace is a treasure of the Flatbush neighborhood and the entire tri-state region.
If you’re at home watching a comedy special or concert, you might find yourself thinking… hey, that looks like NJPAC! It’s not your imagination—NJPAC is the premier filming location for today’s top comedians and performers. Here are some NJPAC shows available to stream right now.
Tom Papa: You’re Doing Great
Born and raised in New Jersey, it was a no-brainer for comedian, podcaster and host extraordinaire Tom Papa to film his 2020 standup special at NJPAC’s Victoria Theater. You can watch You’re Doing Great on Netflix.
Adam Sandler: 100% Fresh
From “Heroes” to “Ice Cream Ladies” — Adam Sandler’s comedy special hits you with new songs and jokes in an unexpected, groundbreaking way.
John Leguizamo’s Latin History for Morons
John Leguizamo’s Tony-nominated solo play traces 3,000 years of Latin history with humor and heartbreak. After its premiere at the Public Theater and a run at Studio 54, it was recorded at NJPAC’s Victoria Theater.
whitney cummings: Jokes
In 2022’s Jokes, Whitney gets personal about sex, dating, life before social media and millennial parenting. The hour-long special (her fifth!) was recorded at NJPAC and is streaming now on Netflix.
American Songbook on PBS
Enjoy musical performances by the best of Broadway and beyond, recorded live at NJPAC, and streaming on NJ PBS. Recent performers include James Monroe Iglehart and Melissa Errico.
Black Girls Rock! Awards
Niecy Nash hosts BET’s 2019 celebration of Angela Bassett, Regina King, Ciara, H.E.R., Debra Martin Chase and The Mothers of the Movement (Sybrina Fulton, Geneva Reed Veal, Gwen Carr, Lucy McBath, Maria Hamilton & Cleopatra Pendleton-Cowley).
Discover Beethoven’s 5th
Connect with one of classical music’s most beloved masterpieces in this educational concert, available on Amazon and YouTube. Recorded live at NJPAC with host/conductor George Marriner Maull and The Discovery Orchestra.