Thursday, April 20, 2023

You're invited to our free events in the community


 free events 

Jazz Jams

Apr 20 @ 7:30PM

Clement's Place

Co-presented by NJPAC and the Institute of Jazz Studies at Rutgers University-Newark, these Jazz Jam sessions attract ace musicians from New Jersey and beyond!


Mental Health and the LGBTQ+ Community

Apr 24 @ 7PM

Inspired by our film selection, You Are Not Alone, our panelists will discuss how gender, race and sexual identity impact well-being and will share suggestions for creating safe and affordable pathways for mental health care.



Apr 27 @ 6:30PM

Belmont Runyon Elementary School

Join us for the first neighborhood ArtsXChange! We’re grateful to partner with Clinton Hill Community Action to provide arts and culture programming produced and executed by South Ward residents with the support of professional staff from NJPAC.


Ailey Day

Sat, Apr 29 @ 9AM

Join us for the 15th annual Ailey Day celebration at NJPAC! This full day of immersion into dance includes a variety of movement classes taught by Alvin Ailey's talented group of professional artists.


Wellness Wednesday with Kerry Lee

May 3 @ 7PM

Join us for a virtual Chinese dance class led by Kerry Lee to commemorate Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage month.


 spotlight on njpac 

NJPAC's Arts Education Summer Performing Arts Programs

​​​​​​Jul 10 – Aug 11 

Beginner to advanced students ages

9 – 18 can sign up for performing arts programs in acting, hip hop and musical theater.


Alvin Ailey

American Dance Theater

Fri, May 12 @ 8PM

Sat, May 13 @ 8PM

Sun, May 14 @ 3PM

This elegant, electrifying company celebrates its return to NJPAC with new works and the beloved Revelations.

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 from our friends 

Project BrOKen

May 20 @ 12PM

Scotch Plains-Fanwood High School

A groundbreaking event featuring art, dance and a resource fair to benefit mental health, addiction and disabilities.


Jazz Jams at Clement's Place is part of the TD Jazz Series
Generous support for Standing in Solidarity provided by NJPAC’s LGBTQ+ Employee Resource Group
Ailey Day, Dance in Our Community, Wellness Wednesday and Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater are part of the M&T Bank Dance Series
Ailey Day is sponsored by RWJBarnabas
Generous support for Arts Training is provided, in part, by BD, Judith Bernhaut, Jennifer A. Chalsty, Judy and Stewart Colton, Toby and Lee Cooperman, Mimi and Edwin Feliciano, Healthcare Foundation of New Jersey, Horizon Foundation for New Jersey, McCrane Foundation, Inc., care of Margrit McCrane, M&T Bank, NJ Advance Media, Richmond County Savings Foundation, David & Marian Rocker, Santander, TD Charitable Foundation, Victoria Foundation, WBGO Jazz 88.3FM, Women@NJPAC and an anonymous donor

Single-performance tickets are available online at, 1.888.MY.NJPAC (696.5722) or the NJPAC Box Office, One Center St., Newark. All tickets are subject to a per-ticket handling fee, which varies by performance and method of purchase. The fee for telephone and online orders is always the same. Fees paid at the box office are always the lowest available fee for a performance.

Box Office hours are here.

For groups of 9 or more, find Group Sales here or call 1.888.696.5722, Monday-Friday from 9am to 5pm.

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