Events & Tickets

Arts Education

Jazz in the Stacks

NJPAC’s Wells Fargo Jazz for Teens offers music students from diverse communities mentoring and instruction by leading jazz artists. The ensemble is proud to perform at local Newark Public libraries as part of the Jazz in the Stacks series!

Dec 13 , 2018 - May 1 , 2019

The Hip Hop Nutcracker

Celebrate the holiday season with NJPAC’s very own holiday smash – an urban dance retelling of the timeless fairy tale, featuring rap legend Kurtis Blow as special guest MC.

Dec 14 , 2018

Forces of Nature Dance Theatre with special guest SWEET HONEY IN THE ROCK®

Celebrate Kwanzaa with this dazzling dance company, which joins the powerful musical collective SWEET HONEY IN THE ROCK® to create a world premiere for NJPAC.

Dec 15 , 2018

Tim Burton’s The Nightmare Before Christmas in Concert Live to Film

NJPAC’s Prudential Hall will transform into Halloween Town for this very special screening of Disney’s timeless holiday classic, Tim Burton’s The Nightmare Before Christmas, with Danny Elfman’s score performed live by the NJSO.

Dec 15 , 2018

The Nutcracker: National Ballet Theatre of Odessa

This sumptuous company arrives with its traditional staging of the holiday classic, complete with sparkling sets, enchanting costumes, and a company of over 55 expert performers who bring Tchaikovsky's beloved score to life.

Dec 16 , 2018
Arts Education

Schooltime - The Nutcracker

Dec 17 , 2018

Jazz Jam Sessions

Celebrating its fourth season, NJPAC’s free jazz series moves to Clement’s Place, the intimate new club in Newark’s downtown.

Dec 20 , 2018 - Jun 20 , 2019

Cirque Dreams Holidaze

Cirque Dreams Holidaze lights up the 2018 holiday season with its popular and electrifying stage spectacular!

Dec 26 - 27 , 2018