There will be plenty of acts to see and shows to enjoy in the upcoming weeks for the Newark, New Jersey area.
Events will range from jazz performances and kids’ productions to solo artists in concert and political comedy. There truly will be something going on for everyone throughout November.
Must-See Theater Performances in NJ for the Whole Family
South Orange Performing Arts Center Schedule
October 28 – Indigo Girls: The classic duo reunites 20 years later.
November 3 – Taylor Hicks: The American Idol winner, live in concert.
November 5 – Humpty Dumpty and the Big Book of Nursery Rhymes: A 2 p.m. show where kids’ favorite nursery rhyme characters spring to life.
November 9 – Josh Ritter: This singer-songwriter is sure to give an intimate performance.
November 26 – Giants of Jazz: Big names in jazz honor a legend, Jimmy Cobb.
New Jersey Performing Arts Center Schedule
November 1 – Jazz in the Key of Ellison: Winston Marsalis and a host of other talented musicians will celebrate Ralph Ellison’s jazz collection.
November 13 – Legend of Zelda: Symphony of the Goddesses: An orchestra will perform the theme music to the beloved video game, and a giant screen will showcase favorite game moments.
November 18 – Get on Up: A James Brown Celebration: A fun and funky homage to “the godfather of soul.”
November 19 – Wow, That Was Weird: A Post-Election Evening with Stephen Colbert and John Oliver: The two late-night show hosts will join forces for a night of hilarity at the expense of the November election.
There’s always something going on at the New Jersey Performing Arts Center and the South Orange Performing Arts Center. The schedule is jammed with great talent and you’re sure to have an entertaining evening at any one of the events. If you're heading to a show, stay with us at The Wilshire Grand Hotel.