Monday, June 30, 2014


If you love the Great American Songbook as much as I do, you won’t want to miss this event at NJPAC:

American Songbook at NJPAC

WHEN: Saturday September 20, at 7 PM; Sunday, September 21, at 3 PM
NJPAC, One Center Street, Newark


Ted Chapin

American Songbook at NJPAC—a words-and-music series co-presented by NJPAC and NJTV, New Jersey’s Public Television—returns for a second season! Join theater insider and host Ted Chapin (left) as he chats with the country’s best-loved Broadway and cabaret artists following their performances in the intimate Victoria Theater. These sessions are taped before a live audience for future broadcast on NJTV, WNET and WLIW21.


The two exciting lineups include:

Marilyn Maye (Favorite of Tonight Show viewers)
Tommy Tune (Nine-time Tony-winning legend)
Marc Shaiman & Scott Wittman (The hit songwriting team behind Hairspray)
WHEN: Saturday, September 20, at 7 PM

John Pizzarelli (N.J.’s own GRAMMY-nominated jazzman)
Nellie McKay (Singer-songwriter star of cabaret and Broadway)
Laura Osnes & Santino Fontana (Tony-nominated leads from Broadway’s Cinderella)
WHEN: Sunday, September 21, at 3 PM

ADMISSION: General admission seating tickets, now on sale, are $49 (orchestra) and $39 (mezzanine). Tickets are available by phone at 1-888-466-5722, online and at NJPAC’s box office, 1 Center St., Newark.

Please note: these sessions are taped for future broadcast on NJTV, WNET and WLIW21. Audience members may appear on screen.

American Songbook at NJPAC is presented, in part, through the generosity of the Blanche and Irving Laurie Foundation and David S. Steiner and Sylvia Steiner Charitable Trust and benefits NJPAC’s arts education initiatives.

Single-performance tickets are available online at, via phone at 1-888-GO-NJPAC (1-888-466-5722) or at the NJPAC Box Office, One Center St., Newark. For groups of 10 or more, call the NJPAC sales desk at 1-888-MY-NJPAC (1-888-696-5722). All tickets purchased online and via phone are subject to a per-ticket handling charge.

The NJPAC Box Office is open Tuesday-Saturday from noon to 6pm and Sunday from noon-5pm. The Box Office is closed on Mondays. Phone calls to 1-888-GO-NJPAC (466-5722) for single-performance ticket orders are answered seven days a week, from 9 AM to 9 PM. Phone calls to 1-888-MY-NJPAC (696-5722) for groups of 10 or more are answered Monday-Friday from 9am-5pm. Artists, dates, times, venues, programs and prices are subject to change.

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