Tuesday, April 12, 2022

WP PRESENTS Invites You to "The Marriage of Figaro"






WP Music Department presents

Mozart's Le nozze di Figaro

(The Marriage of Figaro)

APRIL 22, 7:00 PM & APRIL 24, 2:00 PM


This sublime comedy opera, performed by WP music students, explores themes of class, infidelity, power relationships, and forgiveness. The production is performed with a full orchestra and historical costumes. It will be sung in Italian with English supertitles.


Music by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 

Libretto by Lorenzo da Ponte

Musical direction by Charity Wicks

Produced and directed by Christopher Herbert


Location: Shea Center for Performing Arts

Admission: General public $15 • WP employees, students, and alumni $10






Sensory Friendly Performance

APRIL 30, 2:00 PM


 The classic tale of The Wizard of Oz has been entertaining audiences for ages. This one-hour staged adaptation features a cast of six actors, the Munchkins as puppets, one flying monkey and a funny witch. Rediscover the joy of following the yellow brick road with Dorothy, the Scarecrow, the Tinman, and the Cowardly Lion as they travel through a reimagined world of Oz.


Perfect for audiences 2-7 years old.


Location: Shea Center for Performing Arts

Admission: Adults $20 • Children (Under 18) $15*


*Purchase a Family Pack of (4-9 tickets) before April 14th and get a 15% discount. To redeem offer, please call 973.720.2371 or visit the box office in person during normal business hours. This discount is not available online.





These events are being sold at full capacity. Please take your personal comfort level into consideration prior to purchasing tickets. Click here for our latest COVID-19 health and safety protocols. We strongly encourage buying tickets in advance online or by calling the box office.




In an effort to provide the tools necessary for student success in the music program and for the University to continue to provide outstanding public performances, 

The WP 88 Keys Campaign is designed to support the purchase and maintenance of a new Steinway piano for the Shea Center for the Performing Arts. To learn more, please click here to visit The WP 88 Keys Campaign website.


If you are interested, please contact Maureen O’Connor at or 973.720.3990. For general support of the campaign, click the donate button and choose WP 88 Keys Campaign as your gift designation.






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Shea Center Box Office

Temporary Hours of Operation

Monday: 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Tuesday: 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Wednesday: 11:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Thursday: 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Friday: 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.


No refunds or exchanges. All sales are final. All programs, artists, dates, policies, prices, and times are subject to change.




WP Presents! programs are made possible in part by funds from the New Jersey State Council on the Arts, a Partner Agency of the National Endowment for the Arts.



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