Theatre

  • The State Ballet Theatre of Russia presents
    Swan Lake

    Feb 07, 2018 @ 7:30 PM
    Location: Shea Center for Performing Arts

    Swan Lake
    Music By Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
    Choreography by Marius Petipa and Lev Ivanov

    Founded by legendary dancer and former Prima Ballerina of The Bolshoi Theater Ballet, Maya Plissetskaya, The State Ballet Theatre of Russia, now under the direction of award-winning dancer and Moiseyev dance company soloist Nikolay Anokhin, presents one of the greatest classical ballets of all time. This full-scale production, set to the music of Tchaikovsky and based on Russian folklore and German legend, follows a heroic young prince as he works to free the beautiful swan maiden from an evil spell. The State Ballet Theatere of Russia presents 50 of Russia’s brightest ballet stars to bring this romantic tale of true love to glorious life!  

    Admission: Gold Circle $65.00 •  Rear Orchestra $55.00 • Loge $45 .00 • Rear Loge $35.00


     

  • The Inner City Ensemble presents
    Where Have You Gone, Trayvon?

    Feb 15, 2018 @ 12:30 PM
    Location: Shea Center for Performing Arts

    The Inner City Ensemble presents
    Where Have You Gone, Trayvon?
    Directed by Nicholas Rodriguez

    Where Have You Gone, Trayvon? examines perceptions of policing in America using original text, a contemporary dance vocabulary with elements of hip-hop, and an original music score. The Inner City Ensemble creates a vibrant urban landscape using the arts to begin a dialog on law enforcement and race relations. 

    Admission: $10.00 General Admission •  Free for WP students
    This performance is only open to local schools and WP students.
    For school reservations, please call 973.720.3178.

    Inner City Ensemble on Facebook


     

  • The Inner City Ensemble presents
    Where Have You Gone, Trayvon?

    Feb 15, 2018 @ 7:00 PM
    Location: Shea Center for Performing Arts

    The Inner City Ensemble presents
    Where Have You Gone, Trayvon?
    Directed by Nicholas Rodriguez

    Where Have You Gone, Trayvon? examines perceptions of policing in America using original text, a contemporary dance vocabulary with elements of hip-hop, and an original music score. The Inner City Ensemble creates a vibrant urban landscape using the arts to begin a dialog on law enforcement and race relations. 

    Admission: $10.00 General Admission •  Free for WP students

    Inner City Ensemble on Facebook


     

  • Schoolhouse Rock Live! Jr.
    Mar 17, 2018 @ 2:00 PM
    Location: Shea Center for Performing Arts

    NJ Theatre Alliance Stages Festival presents
    Centenary Stage Company’s Young Audience Series (YAS) Tour of
    Schoolhouse Rock Live! Jr.

    Originally Adapted and Produced for the Stage by Theatre BAM. 
    From the Series Created by George Newall and Tom Yohe.
    Based on an Idea by David McCall.
    Book by Scott Ferguson, George Keating and Kyle Hall
    Music and Lyrics by Lynn Ahrens, Bob Dorough, Dave Frishberg, Kathy Mandry, George Newall and Tom Yohe

    The Emmy Award - winning 1970s Saturday morning cartoon series that taught history, grammar, math, science and politics through clever, tuneful songs is instructing a whole new generation to Unpack Your Adjectives and do The Circulations!

    Recommended for grades 1 to 5.
    Pre-show creative activities begin at 1:15 p.m.
    Admission: Free for children (under 18) •  $8.00 Adults

    Centenary Stage Company's Young Audience Series


     

  • Dido and Aeneas
    Apr 13, 2018 @ 8:00 PM
    Location: Shea Center for Performing Arts

    University Music
    Dido and Aeneas 
    by Henry Purcell

    Students of Opera Workshop and Chamber Singers perform a fully-staged production of Purcell's masterpiece about love and war.

    There is an additional performance of this event at 8:00pm on April 14, 2018.

    Admission:  TBD


     

  • Dido and Aeneas
    Apr 14, 2018 @ 8:00 PM
    Location: Shea Center for Performing Arts

    University Music
    Dido and Aeneas 
    by Henry Purcell

    Students of Opera Workshop and Chamber Singers perform a fully-staged production of Purcell's masterpiece about love and war.

    Admission:  TBD


     

  • Broadway Backstage!
    Featuring Stars from Blockbuster Broadway Musicals

    Apr 27, 2018 @ 8:00 PM
    Location: Shea Center for Performing Arts

    Broadway Backstage!

    Featuring Stars from Blockbuster Broadway Musicals

    Broadway Backstage! is one of the most unique and satisfying theatrical experiences available for contemporary audiences of today. From their starring roles in Broadway’s most popular musicals such as ChicagoWicked, Les MiserablesMamma MiaEvita, and Jesus Christ Superstar, six Broadway stars belt out the tunes that they sing for thousands every night on the Great White Way! Hear their backstage gossip, on-stage mishaps, 'big break' moments, and other insider stories - while enjoying songs from your favorite Broadway shows!

    Admission: $48.00 Gold Circle • $45.00 Rear Orchestra/Front Loge • $42.00 Rear Loge?

    Broadway Backstage!