Play the part of a lifetime: You.

At NJPAC, the world is your stage and you have an important role to play. So jump in! Try something new. Find your voice and share your story. Sing, dance, act, and play an instrument. Have fun with hip hop, poetry, and jazz. Discover a welcoming community you can call your own. Be curious. Be creative. Be unstoppable. Be you! 

The level of instruction and positive energy that each artist brought to their respective class was amazing.
Amanda and Matthew
parents of an NJPAC student

Upcoming Virtual Programs

Band Together

Grades: 5 – 10
Full Year: Oct 6, 2020 – Apr 8, 2021
(break from Dec 18, 2020 –  Jan 4, 2021)
Class Times:
Tuesdays & Thursdays
3:30PM – 5PM

Are you a beginner or intermediate musician? Our virtual after-school band is for you!

Act Out Loud

Ages: 10 – 15
Fall: Oct 10, 2020 – Dec 19, 2020
Spring: Jan 23, 2021 – May 8, 2021
Class Times:
10AM – 12PM

Bring the house down (from home). Write the story you want to see on stage, and bring it to life! In NJPAC’s at-home acting class, you’ll form a virtual troupe with other actors your age.

Hip Hop Arts & Culture

Ages: 10 – 18
Fall: Oct 3, 2020 – Nov 21, 2020
Winter: Jan 23, 2021 – Mar 13, 2021
Spring: Apr 10, 2021 – May 15, 2021
Class Times:

10AM – 12PM

Your voice, your style, your moves. Hip Hop is for everyone, everywhere! Express yourself through beat-making, dancing, rapping, and much more in NJPAC’s at-home online class.

Wells Fargo Jazz For Teens

Ages: 13 – 18
Fall: Oct 10, 2020 – Dec 19, 2020
Spring: Jan 9, 2021 – May 1, 2021
Class Times:
11AM – 3PM

NJPAC’s jazz training program has gone digital! Develop your own style and strengths as you work with our faculty of world-class professional musicians.

city verses: amplifying new voices through jazz and poetry

Workshops start Sep 23
Unlock the jazz in your poetry (and the poetry in your jazz!) Free workshops are available for kids, teens, and adults!


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NJPAC Center for Arts Education

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Newark, NJ 07102
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