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The Kellogg's Tour of Gymnastics Champions will bring the spirit of the Olympics to Newark when members of the 2012 and 2016 U.S. Olympic teams celebrate their sport at Prudential Center. Headlining the show are Simone Biles, Gabby Douglas, Nastia Liukin, Aly Raisman and more.
Fast-paced, funny, and packed with audience participation, Aesop Bops! features a potpourri of Aesop's classic stories including The Lion and the Mouse, The Fisherman and His Wife, and The Turtle's Shell. This feast of funky, physical storytelling leaves young audiences feeling like they had just performed the show too! Aesop Bops! rocks, and rolls out the red carpet – inviting kids to join in the fun.
Jamal's mother and her estranged husband rush to the police station when their son's car has been pulled over. With no explanation forthcoming and emotions building, this highly-charged drama twists, turns and builds to an explosive conclusion. American Son, recipient of the Laurents/Hatcher Foundation Award for a new play by an emerging playwright, is certain to challenge assumptions and ignite conversations regarding recent events and the racial divide in this country.
Emmy Award-winning comedian and actress Amy Schumer will make her Prudential Center debut September 28 as part of her newly announced world tour. Schumer is a leading force in the comedy world, as the creator and star of Comedy Central's Inside Amy Schumer.
Legendary tenor Andrea Bocelli returns to Prudential Center on performing songs from his latest album, "Cinema," along with his Arias, love songs, & crossover hits. Bocelli returns to The Rock after selling out shows in December 2010 and June 2013.
Liam is a self-proclaimed "bad Jew" – and he may actually be an atheist. It's the night after his grandfather's funeral, and Liam and his high-strung and unbending cousin Daphna are arguing over who should inherit "Poppy's" Chai necklace. The verbal battle rages until Liam stakes claim to the necklace, and a vicious and hilarious brawl about family, faith and legacy begins.
The award-winning musical based on the iconic film, starring Grammy Award nominee and R&B superstar Deborah Cox! Former Secret Service agent turned bodyguard Frank Farmer is hired to protect superstar Rachel Marron from an unknown stalker. Each expects to be in charge; what they don't expect is to fall in love. A breathtakingly romantic thriller, The Bodyguard features a host of irresistible classics including "Queen of the Night," "So Emotional," "One Moment in Time," "Saving All My Love," "Run to You," "I Have Nothing," "I Wanna Dance with Somebody" and one of the biggest selling songs of all time, "I Will Always Love You."
Inspired by James Cameron's Avatar, Cirque du Soleil transports you to the world of Pandora in a visually stunning live setting. Experience a storytelling odyssey through a new world of imagination, discovery and possibility.
The sequel to the grand-slam comedy Lend Me a Tenor! One hotel suite, four tenors, two wives, three girlfriends, and a soccer stadium filled with screaming fans. What could possibly go wrong? It's 1930s Paris and the stage is set for the concert of the century—as long as producer Henry Saunders can keep the amorous Italian superstar and his hot-blooded wife from causing runaway chaos. An uproarious ride, full of mistaken identities, bedroom hijinks, and madcap delight.
A witty and winsome young woman's wishes are answered when an anonymous gentleman she nicknames "Daddy Long Legs" gives her the opportunity to leave her orphanage and attend university. In return, Jerusha shares her life with her unknown benefactor through treasured letters as she grows into an intelligent and independent woman and experiences a budding romance with a young suitor. This heartwarming new musical has charmed audiences of all ages from London to New York. Based on the classic novel that inspired the 1955 movie starring Fred Astaire, Daddy Long Legs was created by Tony Award winner John Caird (Les Miserables) and Tony Award-nominee Paul Gordon (Jane Eyre).
Grammy Award-winning recording artist Drake returns to The Rock as part of his expanded "Summer Sixteen Tour." Drake is joined by Future and other special guests in his first show at Prudential Center since 2013.
This production will be performed by high schoolers (15+) and college students in our summer internship program.
Set in an East Village park in 1967, Hair is the musical story of a group of hippies who celebrate peace and love in the shadow of the Vietnam War. The loose plotline centers on Berger, the charismatic leader of the "tribe," and Claude, a sweet-natured guy from Queens who's about to be drafted. Other memorable characters include Berger's war protester girlfriend Sheila, lovable flower child Crissy, Mick Jagger fan Woof, Claude's straight-laced parents and many more. But the real star of Hair is the rocking score, which includes such classic hits as "Let the Sun Shine In," "Aquarius" and "Good Morning Starshine."
Rose is lost in Rhyme Town. Fortunately, Humpty Dumpty knows how to get her home, but to do this, he needs the help of all your favorite nursery rhyme characters. The audience must help Humpty Dumpty and Rose collect magic to get home by meeting all the good folk of Rhyme Town including, Old King Cole, Little Bo Peep, The Grand Old Duke of York, and Little Miss Muffet while singing their songs.
The I Love The 90's tour heads to Prudential Center. Leadlining the show are Vanilla Ice, Salt-N-Pepa, Tone Loc, Coolio, Color Me Badd and Young MC, who will take the stage on the newly expanded tour.
The classic story, set in the fictitious Narnia, features all of your favorite characters – the heroine Lucy and her siblings, The White Witch, Tumnis, Maugrim, Mr. and Mrs. Beaver, Nymphs, Giants and of course The Lion. Follow them through the land of forever Winter to see if they can break the evil spell cast by The White Witch.
The classic tale of The Little Mermaid is brought to the stage in a brand new production by the internationally acclaimed Panto Company USA. Following a sell-out tour of China, and the UK, The Panto Company USA brings you their adaptation of Hans Christian Anderson's beloved story.
Marguerite Oswald was domineering, obsessive and desperate in her need to be loved by her younger son, Lee Harvey. She never believed her son was a monster -- but was she the cause? A chilling glimpse into what may have happened in the Oswald household in the months leading up to that fateful November morning in Dallas.
From 1984 to 1998, Mammoth Follies was performed for audiences all over the country, including the BAM Opera House. On Saturday, February 18th 2012, this illustrious troupe of dinosaurs have once again stormed the stage in a completely renovated production of this wildly popular and thoroughly educational production to a nearly sold out audience at Rockland Community College in Suffern, New York. Mammoth Follies explores the wonders of evolution in an old-fashioned revue of original songs, witty jokes, and earth-smashing dances performed by giant dinosaur puppets.
Based on the book by P.L. Travers, Mary Poppins is one of the most popular films of all time reconceived for the stage by Julian Fellowes (Downton Abbey). Mary Poppins takes us on a magical and memorable adventure. It's an enchanting mixture of irresistible story, unforgettable songs, breathtaking dance numbers, and a little bit of magic. Among its accolades, Mary Poppins received nominations for nine Olivier Awards and seven Tony Awards, including best musical. Treat the entire family to this treasured story.
Global metal superstars Megadeth will make its Prudential Center debut bringing the band's "Dystopia World Tour" to Newark. Featuring tracks including "Post American World" the band will be joined by Suicidal Tendencies, Metal Church, Amon Amarth and Havok at The Rock.
The smash-hit musical inspired by 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. On December 4, 1956, these four musicians gathered at Sun Records in Memphis for what would be one of the greatest jam sessions ever. Featuring a score of hits including "Blue Suede Shoes," "Great Balls of Fire," "Walk the Line," "Whole Lotta Shakin' Goin' On," "Folsom Prison Blues" and more. This thrilling musical brings you inside the recording studio for one unforgettable night.
Directed by ARB Artistic Director Douglas Martin, ARB's professional company will be joined by students from Princeton Ballet School to tell the story of a young girl and how a mysterious gift brings about enchanted dreams and fantastical scenes. Whether it's your first time, an annual tradition, or a once-in-a-lifetime experience, ARB's Nutcracker is a perfect holiday treat for your entire family.
Grammy Award-winning and platinum selling recording artists Pentatonix will bring their World Tour to The Rock on Thursday, November 10. The acapella group will make their Prudential Center debut, supporting their recent self-titled album in their only NYC-area performance.
Pushcart Players puts its trademark spin on the beloved Russian folktale, set to the classical music of composer Sergei Prokofiev. While visiting his grandfather, Peter, a spirited young boy, has a life-changing adventure on his journey of growing up. A different instrument and melody represent each character and theme, celebrating courage, creativity and leadership in young people.
Who could resist the beloved story of the little wooden puppet whose dearest wish is to become a real boy? Lovingly told, this new rendering of the timeless tale is woven with spirited music and comic fun. Join Pinocchio as he disobeys, follows the wrong leader and makes foolish choices. And root for him as he learns his lessons about honesty, bravery and love!
The beloved Hans Christian Andersen tale of The Princess and The Pea comes to life in a fun and funny musical retelling. Our Princess is introduced to the King and Queen's court just in time to vie for the Prince. However, her arrival in a rainstorm leaves the Queen to doubt her worthiness as a match for her son. Our story of acceptance and love and, of course, a 'Pea' will prove that staying true to who you are is the key to true happiness.
Paper Mill Playhouse produces Mel Brooks' award-winning comic musical masterpiece. The Producers is the hilarious smash hit about two theatrical producers who scheme to get rich by overselling interests in a Broadway flop. Complications arise when the show unexpectedly turns out to be successful. The show took Broadway by storm in 2001, winning a record-breaking 12 Tony Awards and three Olivier Awards.
Three-time Grammy Award winner and multi-platinum-selling singer, songwriter and producer R. Kelly returns to Prudential Center October 8 with his "Buffet Tour". Kelly's tour supports his album "The Buffet", released in December.
With her lovely coloring and shimmering scales, the Rainbow Fish is used to being the most beautiful creature in the ocean. So when the other fish ask her for some silver scales, she refuses. How can she sacrifice the one thing that makes her so unique?
Sean 'Diddy' Combs AKA Puff Daddy, is bringing the Bad Boy family back together, as his Bad Boy Family Reunion Tour comes to Prudential Center on September 25. Artists performing that evening include Puff Daddy, Lil' Kim, Mase, Faith Evans and more.
Tap N' Time is Jersey Tap Fest's ever popular culminating performance. This rhythmic dance performance promises you an entertaining evening of song, rhythmic dance and astounding tapping feet with new short works by world-renowned tap dancers, Jason Samuels Smith (Bring In 'Da Noise, Bring In 'Da Funk), Dormeshia Sumbry-Edwards (Bessie Award Winner, After Midnight) and more with interim performances by FutureSTEP Tap Company, Metro Youth Tap Ensemble, Capitol Tap and #TapLife.
This feel-good, family-friendly, powerhouse percussive dance performance is guaranteed to bring audience members to their feet! Last year the show sold out quick, so be sure to get your tickets in advance to see the hottest tap dance show that New Jersey has to offer this summer!
Twenty One Pilots makes its Prudential Center debut on January 21 when the band's "EMØTIØNAL RØADSHØW" world tour stops in Newark. The duo will perform tracks off their latest album, 2015's platinum-certified "BLURRYFACE," including singles "Ride" and "Stressed Out".
Elliot, an Iraqi War vet and his cousin Yazmin, a recent divorcee, search for a way out from the shadows. Odessa, Elliot's estranged mother, has found her escape - a new online family of fellow addicts who she can keep stable and sober each and every day. As the fractured family negotiates the limitations of loyalty, friendship, and community, they also discover acceptance and grace. A stirring portrait of redemption and forgiveness, Water by the Spoonful was the recipient of the 2012 Pulitzer Prize for Drama.