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  • American Repertory Ballet

     
    World Premiere | Featuring Live Orchestra and Choir
    February 26 and 27 at 8:00pm
    State Theatre, New Brunswick, NJ
     
    March 6 at 7:30pm
    Zoellner Arts Center at Lehigh University,
    Bethlehem, PA
      
    Diaghilev Revisited
    March 14 at 8:00pm
    The Theatre at Raritan Valley Community College,
    Branchburg, NJ
     
     
    The Dream: American Repertory Ballet's Annual Performance and Gala
    March 21, 2015
    Join us as we honor Rider University's Westminster College of the Arts and celebrate 30 years of Gala Leadership
    6:00pm Performance at Crossroads Theatre
    7:00pm Reception at The Heldrich Hotel 
     
    On Pointe: Physical Therapy - Dealing with Sports Injuries
    March 27, 2015 at 5:15pm
    At this educational event, learn how to best treat minor injuries and when to seek further attention. Led by Artistic Director Douglas Martin.Princeton Ballet Studios
    301 N. Harrison St., Princeton, NJ 
    DANCE POWER Waiting in the Wings Performance
    March 30 at 7:00pm 
    New Brunswick High School
    1000 Somerset Street, New Brunswick, NJ 08901
     
     
    April 16 at 7:30pm
    McCarter Theatre, Princeton, NJ
    On Pointe: Dancing Your Way Into College
    April 17, 2015 at 5:15pm
    Princeton University’s Director of Financial Aid, Robin Moscato, will lead a discussion on how best to prepare for a college education that involves dance.
    Princeton Ballet Studios
    301 N. Harrison St., Princeton, NJ
     
    April 24-25 at 8:00pm
    Union County Performing Arts Center's Hamilton Stage,
    Rahway, NJ


    On Pointe: Exploring Dance in the Summer
    May 8, 2015 at 5:15pm
    Get ready for a summer full of dancing and fun, and learn more about ARB's Princeton Ballet School's Summer Intensive 2015 offerings.Princeton Ballet Studios
    301 N. Harrison St., Princeton, NJ

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  • Crossroads Theatre Company

    Repairing A Nation by Obie Award winner Nikkole Salter
    February 26 - March 8
    It’s 2001, and the Davis family gathers for a typical holiday celebration in their native Tulsa, Oklahoma. But all goes awry when Lois insists they family join a lawsuit seeking reparations for the Tulsa Race Riots that devastated the Davis family 80 years ago. As she presses, old family wounds are ripped open, and we discover that the government isn’t the only one being asked to apologize. 


    Autumn by Richard Wesley
    April 16 - April 26
    By preeminent playwright, screenwriter & NYU professor Richard Wesley,  Autumn tells the story of Franklyn Longley, a veteran big-city Mayor who is line to become the first black Governor of his State and suddenly finds his place in history threatened when his party decides to throw its nomination behind a dynamic young politician who is also Black and just so happens to be the Mayor’s protege.
     

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  • George Street Playhouse

    The Fabulous Lipitones 
    by John Markus & Mark St. Germain
    Choreographed by Michael Lichtefeld
    Directed by Michael Mastro with Donald Corren, Wally Dunn, Rohan Kymal and Jim Walton
    November 18th – December 14th
    What happens when a barbershop quartet loses a key member to a heart-stopping high "B flat?" The three surviving members suddenly find themselves scrambling to find a tenor before the national competition. When the golden tones of "Bob" are heard through the phone, the Lipitones are all ears...but when they meet him in person, he's not quite what they expected. An uproarious comedy of misunderstanding, sterotypes and the path to perfect harmony. Tickets starting at $28 now available as well as flexible, affordable admission packages. For further information, contact the George Street Playhouse Box Office at 732-246-7717.

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  • Lustig Dance Theatre

    A Cappella
    April 11th 2015 at 8pm
    The Theatre at Raritan Valley Community College, Branchburg NJ Tickets will be available www.rvccarts.org
    LDT will perform a collection of dances to live music provided by The Rutgers Children's Choir, The Cantabile Choir and The Church of Incarnation.
     
    This Heart- An Evening of Dance
    June 13th 2015 at 7pm
    The Victoria J. Mastrobuono Theatre, New Brunswick NJ For ticket information and questions visit www.lustigdancetheatre.org or call 732-246-7300 
    LDT will present the company's creative exchange with Nashville Ballet in a performance of "This Heart" to the music of Texas born singer and songwriter Nanci Griffith. The evening will also include this season's new work, "Stone of Hope", and LDT favorites, "Six Pianos" and "Infinitum".
     

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  • Mason Gross School of the Arts

    RU Jazz Jam Night at Mason Gross
    March 27, 7 p.m.–10 p.m.
    Mortensen Atrium, Robert E. Mortensen Hall (Douglass Campus)
    85 George Street, New Brunswick
    FREE
     
    Mason Gross Presents: Pam Tanowitz Dance
    April 19, 7:30 p.m.
    Featuring the repertory of Bessie Award-winner Pam Tanowitz
    Victoria J. Mastrobuono Theater
    General Public $15 / Rutgers Alumni, Employees, and Seniors $10 / Students $5*
    *Student price available during daytime ticket office hours only, Monday through Saturday.
     
    Rutgers Theater Company presents Henry V
    April 24–May 3
    Tuesday–Saturday, 7:30 p.m.; Sunday, 2 p.m.*
    By William Shakespeare
    A man becomes king. A nation goes to war. And the courage of both are tested. Henry V is a troubling, violent, and imaginative play—a burst of pageantry and sunlight amid turbulent events.
    Philip J. Levin Theater
    General Public $25 / Rutgers Alumni, Employees, and Seniors $20 / Students $15
    *The 7:30 p.m. performances on April 29 and 30 are open to Theater Appreciation students only.
    This event is underwritten by the Leora M. Sies Theater Fund Foundation.
     
    The Late Show
    May 13–16
    The Visual Arts season culminates with a nod to graduating BFAs, featuring submissions made during their final year in the program.
    Mason Gross Galleries, 33 Livingston Avenue, New Brunswick
    FREE

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  • New Brunswick Community Arts Council

    N.B. Community Arts Council Hosts a Holiday Market
    at George Street Playhouse
    9 Livingston Avenue
    December 12th from 5:30PM-9:30PM
    A great place to do your holiday shopping and support local artist!

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  • State Theatre

    Million Dollar Quartet
    Sat, February 14, 2015 at 2pm and 8pm
    Million Dollar Quartet is the Tony® Award-winning Broadway musical, inspired by the electrifying true story of the famed recording session that brought together rock ‘n’ roll icons Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis, and Carl Perkins for the first and only time. 


    Jack Hanna’s Into the Wild Live
    presented by Nationwide
    State Theatre Family Day
    Mon, February 16, 2015 at 10:30am, 1pm, and 3:30pm
    A show for all ages of animal lovers! America’s most beloved animal expert, Jack Hanna, brings his Emmy® Award-winning television series to the stage! In this awe-inspiring event, Jungle Jack will introduce you to some of the world’s spectacular animals. Jack will also share humorous stories and amazing exclusive footage from his worldwide adventures. Presidents Day is State Theatre Family Day! Enjoy a fun-filled afternoon of family-friendly entertainment! Adding to the festival atmosphere is our unique venue—the Hub City Big Top—set up on Livingston Avenue in front of the State Theatre. Under the Big Top families can enjoy food, FREE face painting and balloon animals, live characters from popular children’s shows, and more. Other Family Day activities to be announced. 


    Peter and the Starcatcher

    Thu, March 19, 2015 at 7pm
    Hailed by The New York Times as “The most exhilarating storytelling on Broadway in decades,” this comedy takes a hilarious romp through the Neverland you never knew. The winner of five Tony® Awards, this swashbuckling prequel to Peter Pan will have you hooked from the moment you let your imagination take flight.
     
    Camelot
    Sun, May 3, 2015 at 3pm
    Recount the time-honored legend of King Arthur, Guinevere, Lancelot, and the Knights of the Round Table in an enchanting fable of chivalry, majesty, and brotherhood in this four-time Tony Award®-winning show.
     
    Mamma Mia!
    Sun, May 17, 2015 at 2pm and 8pm
    Have the time of your life at this smash-hit musical that combines ABBA’s greatest hits, including “Dancing Queen,” “S.O.S.,” “Super Trouper,” “Take A Chance on Me,” and “The Winner Takes It All,” with an enchanting tale of love, laughter, and friendship. 

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  • Zimmerli Art Museum

    ART AFTER HOURS: FIRST TUESDAYS 
    December 2nd from 5PM-9PM
    Relax after classes or work at Art After Hours: First Tuesdays on December 2nd. This evening includes a curator-led tour of Oleg Vassiliev: Space and Light, followed by the next selection in the Big Ten: Art series. Enjoy special arrangements of holiday favorites from the Rutgers Scarlet Knight Jazz Trombones, led by Mason Gross professor Conrad Herwig. Meet artists Anna Kell and Joseph Sabatino, who will discuss their new projects during Slide Jam. Art After Hours takes place from 5PM-9PM, featuring free admission and complimentary refreshments.

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  • Special Events

    N.B. Jazz Project's Women in Jazz
    in Celebration of National Women's Month  
    March 3rd - March 27th 
    Various Locations 
    Female jazz artists and groups performing in various venues around New Brunswick in celebration of Women in Jazz for National Women's Month. 

    New Brunswick Ciclovia - "Open Streets for Active Living"  
    April 19th, 11AM-4PM 
    Designated Route Throughout New Brunswick 
    New Brunswick Ciclovia is a free, citywide initiative that closes the streets to cars and opens them to people - promotes healthy active living through experiencing New Brunswick's vitality, livability, and diversity in a safe place for people to exercise and play. During Ciclovia, the streets become temporarily car-free for 5 hours for families to run, walk, skate, ride bikes, enjoy active events along the route, and explore the city streets. 
    Rutgers Day 
    April 25th, 10AM-4PM 
    Rutgers University, New Brunswick/Piscataway Campuses 
    Come share in our Rutgers pride by exploring the university’s research, education, and service. Meet our diverse student body and faculty, and learn more about the health sciences programs that are now a part of our university. There’s something for everyone, whether you’re a current student, an alumna/us returning with your family, a prospective student, an athletic fan excited about the Big Ten, or a visitor curious about your state university, you’ll find something to enjoy. A full listing of all events will be available on April 1st at the Rutgers Day website

     

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