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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.
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."
The "amahzing" SiriusXM host Seth Rudetsky is joined by three of the funniest stars on Broadway for an evening of song and laughter: Tony winner Roger Bart (The Producers) and Tony nominees Kevin Chamberlin (The Addams Family) and Kerry Butler (Rock of Ages).
All three recently starred with Rudetsky in the Broadway musical Disaster!, and now he's bringing them to NJPAC to perform their favorite comedic songs and sketches. Laughs around every refrain with hits from Little Shop of Horrors, A Funny Thing Happened …, Hairspray, Mame and more!
This performance will be recorded for future broadcast on SiriusXM.
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.
It's Christmas in 1970, and the Stahl family is still in repair since Dad left years ago. When Mom's new boyfriend drops by for Christmas Eve with a Marine Corps nutcracker, her children Maddie and Red realize their lives are about to change. And they do - as soon as they fall asleep, the nutcracker comes to life and whisks them away to a fantastical jungle amid his age-old rivalry with the warlord rat King. To get back home, Maddie must face her fears and discover the the true meaning of Christmas.
Adapted from E.T.A. Hoffman's Nutcracker and Mouse-King, this world premiere production features an original script with all-new music and lyrics by Perry-Award-winning theatrical writer Jon Provan.
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).
Sent to Castle Dracula to deliver deeds to the infamous Count, Jonathan Harker has no idea what he's getting himself into in this tour-de-force thrill ride. Once he arrives, Jonathan finds himself being held captive by the eerie and cryptic Count, discovering horrific sights behind some of the castle's closed doors. Only after he escapes is his worst fear confirmed: Count Dracula is an undead creature of the night. With the help of Van Helsing and other friends, Jonathan sets off on a mission to find and destroy the Count before he becomes more powerful than ever, risking his life to save the lives of those he loves. MST favorite John Keller stars in this tour-de-force solo performance.
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.
Five Finger Death Punch returns to Prudential Center alongside Shinedown.
Two-time Grammy winners for KING & COUNTRY visit Prudential Center on December 4 as part of the band's first arena Christmas tour, A for KING & COUNTRY Christmas.
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.
truTV and Nitro Circus are coming together for Impractical Jokers Live: Nitro Circus at Prudential Center. Joe, Murr, Q and Sal, stars of Impractical Jokers star in this two-hour live event. The crew will take on two "punishments" and a four-part obstacle course.
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.
Comedian, actor, director and producer Martin Lawrence is bringing his latest stand-up comedy Doin' Time: Uncut Live. Lawrence returns to his stand-up roots after a four year hiatus.
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.
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?
When Greg makes a seemingly harmless comment about his girlfriend Steph's "regular" looking face, the information gets back to Steph and sends their relationship over the deep end. Greg's life spirals out of control when Steph leaves him, and he has to come to terms with what he has said. Greg's best friend Kent is married to Steph's best friend Carly, and when things start collapsing in Steph and Greg's life, Carly and Kent are pulled in for the ride. We see Greg, Steph, Carly and Kent deal with the pressures of what it means to be 'pretty', and observe how the four friends manage the infidelity, betrayal and deceit that creeps into their lives.
Since the recent discovery of the remains of the real Richard III, both the real life monarch and Shakespeare's monstrous version of him have been much talked about — his arch-villain of all villains — the intense, discontented, crippled, larger than life "protagonist," Richard, Duke of Gloucester dominates this seething history from start to finish.
NJPAC Dance Advisor Savion Glover gives a summation of his art soul, as he masterfully introduces the audience to the forefathers and experiences that shaped his calling. Chronology of a HooFer is an innovative storytelling piece, up close and personal, from a dance genius.
A choreographer and legendary hoofer whose career has spanned four decades, Glover began his Broadway career as The Tap Dance Kid and continued with Black and Blue, Jelly's Last Jam and Bring in 'da Noise, Bring in 'da Funk, which garnered him a Tony for Best Choreography.
Glover's tap repertoires have toured worldwide and include Classical Savion, Solo in Time and Improvography, among others. He has worked with jazz legends such as McCoy Tyner, Roy Haynes and Jack DeJohnette. Some of his film credits are Tap, Bamboozled, Happy Feet and Happy Feet Two.
Stage Fright, nominated in 2010 and 2014 for Best Original Musical by the New Jersey Association of Community Theatres, is a creepy comedy about a naive group of trick-or-treaters that come upon the house of a witch and her gang of monsters on Halloween night. After being kidnapped by the wicked Old Lady Fargus and her evil cronies - the Vampire, Medusa, Mummy, Headless Horseman, Werewolf, Igor, Frankenstein and some landscaping zombies - the teens attempt to win over the monsters in the hopes of saving themselves and their friends from a twisted fate!
Trans-Siberian Orchestra returns to Newark for the sixth straight year when the band brings its The Ghosts of Christmas Eve tour to Prudential Center.
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".
A ferocious and juicy comedy by one of today's most acclaimed playwrights about sexism in the workplace and one woman's struggle to break through the glass ceiling.
What We're Up Against is set in a dysfunctional but competitive architectural firm and takes an explosive yet insightful look at what it means to be a talented woman in a male-dominated career and what happens when she tires of banging her head against the glass ceiling.