Friday, December 15, 2023

On sale now @ NJPAC: Bassem Youssef, Shen Yun and Franco Escamilla


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 on sale now 

Bassem Youssef

The Middle Beast Tour

Fri, Feb 16 @ 7PM

Pioneering political satirist Bassem Youssef performs his hilariously thought-provoking English-language solo show.

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Shen Yun

Apr 25 – 28

The spectacular Chinese dance company Shen Yun returns to NJPAC with its latest production.

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Franco Escamilla: 1995

Fri, Feb 7 '25 @ 8:30PM

The hilarious Franco Escamilla returns to NJPAC with his unique, biting sense of humor. This show will be performed in Spanish.

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 upcoming shows 

The Hip Hop Nutcracker with MC Kurtis Blow

Sat, Dec 23 @ 2 & 7:30PM

NJPAC’s original holiday mash-up remixes Tchaikovsky’s ballet with supercharged hip hop dance (and some surprises)!

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Cirque Dreams Holidaze

Dec 26 @ 7PM

Light up the holiday season with Cirque Dreams Holidaze, a circus spectacular for the whole family.

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PAW Patrol Live!

The Great Pirate Adventure

Fri, Dec 29 @ 10AM, 2PM & 6PM Sat, Dec 30 @ 10AM & 2PM

Bring the kids to see their favorite characters from Nickelodeon's PAW Patrol live onstage.

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Carlos Ballarta

Sat, Jan 13 @ 7PM

Meet the hot new stand-up out of Mexico: Carlos Ballarta. He’s hilarious. He’s edgy. (And he’s got great sunglasses.) This show will be performed in Spanish.

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Stephanie Mills & The Whispers

Sat, Jan 13 @ 8PM

The ultra-soulful songstress Stephanie Mills is back by popular demand with celebrated R&B balladeers The Whispers.

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 in the community 

Kwanzaa Family Festival & Marketplace

Sat, Dec 23 @ 9AM – 9PM

This annual celebration includes dance, art and music classes and more! Plus, browse among a variety of treasures at our artisan marketplace, a great destination for holiday shopping. 


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The Hip Hop Nutcracker is part of the M&T Bank Dance Series

Generous support for The Hip Hop Nutcracker is provided by the Smart Family Foundation/David S. Stone, Esq., Stone & Magnanini

Carlos Ballarta and Stephanie Mills & The Whispers are part of the Horizon Music & Comedy Series

NJPAC’s Kwanzaa Festival and Marketplace are made possible through the generosity of Leon and Toby Cooperman

Generous support provided by ADP, official Community Engagement Partner of NJPAC

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.

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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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