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The Best Performing Arts Events in New Jersey

Best of NJ works hard to create a statewide calendar full of fun things to do. But since there are so many types of events going on all year round, we’re breaking things up a bit. Below, you’ll find a list of The Best Performing Arts Events in New Jersey.

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North Jersey Performing Arts Events


Erths Prehistoric Aquarium

Where: Mayo Performing Arts Center – 03/22/2020: 1:30 pm - 11:30 pm
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Ballet Hispanico: CARMEN.maquia

Where: New Jersey Performing Arts Center – 03/22/2020: 3:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Ballet Hispanico: CARMEN.maquia


Erths Prehistoric Aquarium

Where: Mayo Performing Arts Center – 03/22/2020: 4:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Erths Prehistoric Aquarium


Kyung Wha Chung Classical Recital

Where: Bergen Performing Arts Center – 03/22/2020: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Kyung Wha Chung Classical Recital


Russian National Ballet: Swan Lake

Where: Mayo Performing Arts Center – 03/25/2020: 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Russian National Ballet: Swan Lake


Beethoven's 'Eroica' Symphony

Where: New Jersey Performing Arts Center – 03/26/2020: 1:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Beethoven's 'Eroica' Symphony


The Bachelor Live On Stage

Where: Mayo Performing Arts Center – 03/26/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
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An Evening with Groucho

Where: Mayo Performing Arts Center – 03/27/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: An Evening with Groucho


Beethoven's 'Eroica' Symphony

Where: New Jersey Performing Arts Center – 03/27/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Beethoven's 'Eroica' Symphony


Peking Acrobats

Where: Mayo Performing Arts Center – 03/28/2020: 3:00 pm - 11:30 pm
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Peking Acrobats

Where: Mayo Performing Arts Center – 03/28/2020: 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
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Sister Act

Where: Papermill Playhouse – 04/01/2020: 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Sister Act


NJSO Presents - Tchaikovsky's Fifth Symphony

Where: Bergen Performing Arts Center – 04/02/2020: 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
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NJSO Presents - Tchaikovsky's Fifth Symphony

Where: Bergen Performing Arts Center – 04/02/2020: 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: NJSO Presents - Tchaikovsky's Fifth Symphony


Once Upon a Mattress

Where: Ciccone Theatre – 04/03/2020: 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: The BergenStages theatre troupe presents, “Once Upon a Mattress,” opening on Friday, April 3 in Bergen Community College’s Anna Maria Ciccone Theatre on the Paramus…


Tchaikovsky's Fifth Symphony

Where: New Jersey Performing Arts Center – 04/04/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Tchaikovsky's Fifth Symphony


The Choir of Man

Where: Mayo Performing Arts Center – 04/09/2020: 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: The Choir of Man


CLARK GABLE SLEPT HERE

Where: Nutley Little Theatre – 04/10/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Hollywood's hiding a lot more in the closet than Tom Ford tuxedos, and megastar agent Jarrod Hilliard's determined to keep it that way. When the…


Manhattan Comedy Night

Where: Mayo Performing Arts Center – 04/10/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Manhattan Comedy Night


My Little Pony Live

Where: Mayo Performing Arts Center – 04/11/2020: 2:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: My Little Pony Live


Magic School Bus Tickets

Where: Mayo Performing Arts Center – 04/15/2020: 4:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Magic School Bus Tickets


Colin Mochrie & Brad Sherwood

Where: Mayo Performing Arts Center – 04/17/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
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Star Wars: The Force Awakens in Concert

Where: New Jersey Performing Arts Center – 04/18/2020: 2:00 pm - 11:30 pm
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Star Wars: The Force Awakens In Concert

Where: New Jersey Performing Arts Center – 04/18/2020: 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
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New Jersey Ballet - Don Quixote

Where: Bergen Performing Arts Center – 04/18/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
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New Jersey Ballet - Cinderella

Where: Bergen Performing Arts Center – 04/19/2020: 1:00 pm - 11:30 pm
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Llama Llama Live

Where: Mayo Performing Arts Center – 04/19/2020: 1:30 pm - 11:30 pm
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New Jersey Ballet - Cinderella

Where: Bergen Performing Arts Center – 04/19/2020: 4:00 pm - 11:30 pm
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Llama Llama Live

Where: Mayo Performing Arts Center – 04/19/2020: 4:30 pm - 11:30 pm
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Forever Motown

Where: Mayo Performing Arts Center – 04/23/2020: 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
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Recycled Percussion

Where: New Jersey Performing Arts Center – 04/24/2020: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
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Sister Act

Where: Papermill Playhouse – 04/25/2020: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
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Dance to the Movies

Where: Mayo Performing Arts Center – 04/25/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
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Dance To The Movies Starring Lesley Ann Warren and Dancing With The Stars

Where: Mayo Performing Arts Center – 04/25/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Dance To The Movies Starring Lesley Ann Warren and Dancing With The Stars


Sister Act

Where: Papermill Playhouse – 04/26/2020: 1:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Sister Act


B - The Underwater Bubble Show

Where: Mayo Performing Arts Center – 04/26/2020: 3:00 pm - 11:30 pm
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B - The Underwater Bubble Show

Where: Mayo Performing Arts Center – 04/26/2020: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: B - The Underwater Bubble Show


Sister Act

Where: Papermill Playhouse – 04/26/2020: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Sister Act


The Diary of Anne Frank

Where: Mayo Performing Arts Center – 04/27/2020: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
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Carolyn Dorfman Dance Company

Where: New Jersey Performing Arts Center – 05/01/2020: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
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Carolyn Dorfman Dance Company Parking

Where: New Jersey Performing Arts Center Parking – 05/01/2020: 7:01 pm - 11:30 pm
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Brahms, Vivaldi & Beethoven

Where: New Jersey Performing Arts Center – 05/01/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
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Carolyn Dorfman Dance Company

Where: New Jersey Performing Arts Center – 05/02/2020: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Carolyn Dorfman Dance Company


Carolyn Dorfman Dance Company Parking

Where: New Jersey Performing Arts Center Parking – 05/02/2020: 7:01 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Carolyn Dorfman Dance Company Parking


Daniel Tigers Neighborhood Newark

Where: Prudential Hall at New Jersey Performing Arts Center – 05/03/2020: 2:00 pm - 11:30 pm
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Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood

Where: New Jersey Performing Arts Center – 05/03/2020: 5:30 pm - 11:30 pm
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Daniel Tigers Neighborhood Newark

Where: Prudential Hall at New Jersey Performing Arts Center – 05/03/2020: 5:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Daniel Tigers Neighborhood Newark


Igudesman and Joo

Where: Mayo Performing Arts Center – 05/06/2020: 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Igudesman and Joo


A Midsummer Night's Dream

Where: Lacordaire Academy – 05/07/2020: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Love is in the air at Lacordaire Academy! Please join the 7th and 8th grades as they present William Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream. Fairies,…


Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater

Where: New Jersey Performing Arts Center – 05/08/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
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