Now - Feb 12
A New Musical about legendary singer/activist Miriam Makeba
Makeba's life and message is one of resilience - and forging ahead against the odds. While Broadway and theaters across the US have canceled shows, McCarter has safely launched this ambitious production under extremely challenging circumstance. Audiences will witness a glorious story, created by and starring Grammy Nominated Jazz artist SOMI. MORE
The Princeton "Sing Off"
Combat Winter Blues with an evening of Harmonic Bliss.
7 top a cappella groups at Princeton University perform on McCarter's main stage. Hear some of the best a cappella groups Princeton has to offer and take part in a post-show discussion on the joys and challenges facing the genre.
First Indigenous Artist in concert at McCarter
The music is playful, reverential, and urgent in conveying contemporary struggles of resistance. A member of Tobique First Nation in New Brunswick, performer, composer, activist Dutcher hears ancestral voices singing forgotten stories from tribal lands and brings them to the mainstage. MORE
Smart Laughter for the Family
McCarter hosts the Tour Premiere of the Tony Award winning actor, director, writer & clown Bill Irwin.
On Beckett explores a performer’s relationship to famous works like Waiting for Godot, Endgame, Texts for Nothing and more. In Partnership with Mara Isaacs (Hadestown) and Princeton's Lewis Center for the Arts. MORE
"BARD at the Gate" Streaming Plays
The Digital Stage is always open - No masks required.
Pulitizer prize winning Paula Vogel & McCarter invite global audiences to stream its library of high-profile talent
performing in ground-breaking, ambitious NEW plays. Watch when feel like it.
Students EVERYWHERE have free access. MORE