NJPAC and NJ PBS present American Songbook at NJPAC

Broadway’s brightest stars light up the American Songbook at NJPAC. Host Ted Chapin is joined by special guests Melissa Errico and Debbie Gravitte for scintillating conversation and song.

Meet our stars

Tony-nominated Melissa Errico wowed audiences in My Fair Lady, High Society and Amour. Beyond Broadway, she starred in Sunday In The Park With George, Passion and Do I Hear A Waltz?. Her album Sondheim Sublime was called “the best all-Sondheim album ever recorded” (WSJ).

Debbie Gravitte is “one of the best voices on Broadway!” (AP). The Tony Award-winning diva (Jerome Robbins’ Broadway) brings sassy style and swinging orchestrations to nightclubs, cabarets and concert halls around the world.

Ted Chapin’s storied career encompasses producing, presenting and a 40-year run as President of the Rodgers & Hammerstein organization. He is the host of American Songbook at NJPAC.

Buy one performance, get the second free!

Call 1.888.696.5722 and get a special discount when you also buy tickets to American Songbook: James Monroe Iglehart and Jim Dale


The American Song series at NJPAC is presented, in part, through the generous support of the Blanche and Irving Laurie Foundation, the David S. Steiner and Sylvia Steiner Charitable Trust, the Joan and Allen Bildner Family Fund, and the Smart Family Foundation/David S. Stone, Esq., Stone & Magnanini.

Your safety is our priority. Please read about all of NJPAC’s health precautions and safety requirements before purchasing your ticket.

A fee of $3.50 has been added to all performance tickets to offset the cost of COVID-19 upgrades and maintenance for performances taking place between September 1, 2021, through July 1, 2022.

NJPAC values the safety of our audiences, artists, and staff. It regularly updates its COVID protocols and procedures based on CDC, federal, state, city, and other scientific data. NJPAC reserves the right to alter safety protocols at any time and at its sole discretion including but not limited to social distancing, vaccines/testing, masks, food service limitations, venue capacity, and entrance requirements as it deems appropriate.