Events & Tickets

Spoken Word

The Geraldine R. Dodge Poetry Festival

The largest poetry festival in North America returns to NJPAC and Newark’s Downtown Arts District for four days of poetry readings, performances, discussions and music.

Oct 20 - 21 , 2018
Rock & Pop

Eric Johnson: Ah Via Musicom Tour

You’ll be in guitar heaven when GRAMMY-winning rock legend Eric Johnson and his original band perform their landmark 1990 album, Ah Via Musicom, live and in its entirety.

Oct 20 , 2018

The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill 20th Anniversary Tour

Multiple GRAMMY® Award winner and NJ’s own Ms. Lauryn Hill celebrates 20 years of her anthemic debut solo album, The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill, with this exciting new world tour.

Oct 22 , 2018

PSE&G True Diversity Film Series

Oct 23 , 2018 - May 9 , 2019
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!

Oct 24 , 2018 - May 1 , 2019

Doris Kearns Goodwin - Speakers Series

Spend an evening of conversation with Pulitzer Prize-winning biographer Doris Kearns Goodwin as part of the New Jersey Speakers Series, seven powerful and enlightening programs presented by Fairleigh Dickinson University.

Oct 25 , 2018

Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire Live in Concert

Don’t miss the fourth installment of Harry Potter in Concert when NJPAC hosts the full-length film Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire, projected in high-definition on a giant screen, with Oscar-nominated composer Patrick Doyle’s masterful score performed live by the New Jersey Symphony Orchestra.

Oct 27 , 2018
American Song

Too Marvelous for Words: Christine Ebersole and Robert Kimball Celebrate Johnny Mercer

Two-time Tony Award winner Christine Ebersole (War Paint and Grey Gardens) arrives with musical theater historian Robert Kimball and a cabaret performance devoted to the work of Johnny Mercer.

Oct 27 , 2018

Books on the Move 2018 - 2019

Oct 30 , 2018 - Jun 5 , 2019