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Stars in Perfect Harmony illuminate NJPAC’s Spotlight Gala @ Home, airing Oct. 2 on NJ PBS at 7PM EDT

Tony Winner Kelli O’Hara and a star-studded roster of artists join Women@NJPAC’s tribute to the power of voices raised in song NEWARK, N.J. (September 7,…

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New Jersey Performing Arts Center to Host 1st Official 2021 NJ Gubernatorial Debate

The debate will be broadcast live from Newark on September 28 on WABC and WPVI NEWARK, N.J. (July 29, 2021) — The first of two…

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Newark Launches ‘Summer Fun in the Park’

Free, fun, family-friendly programs at public parks will celebrate cultural life as the community comes ‘Back Together Again’   Newark, NJ–July 21, 2021— Mayor Ras…

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NJPAC unveils next phase of transformative redevelopment masterplan for Newark campus

Arts Center and Center Street Owners to break ground on the new expansion of arts and education district in 2022 Exciting vision will create a…

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The 9th Annual Sarah Vaughan International Vocal Competition Makes History with Two Winners!

Gabrielle Cavassa of New Orleans and Tawanda Suesssbrich-Joaquim of Los Angeles tie for first place in 9th annual competition. The 9th Annual Sarah Vaughan International…

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Horizon Foundation Sounds of the City is back — live, in person and safe!

Newark’s favorite summer series of free outdoor concerts return to NJPAC’s Chambers Plaza, with salsa, reggae, R&B, and more! Newark will be filled with music…

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NJPAC receives $20 million bequest from philanthropist Betty Wold Johnson

When the late philanthropist Betty Wold Johnson first became a supporter of the New Jersey Performing Arts Center more than a decade ago, she asked…

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The Arts Center has raised $100 million toward $175 million goal for All Together Now: The NJPAC Changemaking Campaign

NJPAC President and CEO John Schreiber speaks at the campaign launch event on Tuesday, October 15, 2019. NEWARK, N.J. (October 15, 2019) – NJPAC announced…

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NJPAC and Rutgers University-Newark Amplify Newark Voices through Jazz and Poetry with $1.5 million Mellon Foundation Grant

National Student Poet Ariana Smith performing with Wells Fargo Jazz for Teens students. NEWARK, N.J. (October 3, 2019) — At a time when public discourse…

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Lizzie and Jonathan Tisch take center stage with major gift to NJPAC

Jonathan Tisch standing on the newly named Lizzie & Jonathan Tisch Stage at Victoria Theater. NEWARK, N.J. (September 30, 2019) — Jonathan Tisch, the Jersey-born…