Family, April-November

Olate Dogs performs at BergenPAC in Englewood, April 30.

April 1: Nai-Ni Chen Dance Company, “Red Firecracker” at Sitnik Theater at Lackland Performing Arts Center, Hackettstown.
April 1-2: “The Lion King Jr.” at Strand Center for the Arts, Lakewood. Presented by Brick Community Children’s Theatre.
April 1-2 and 7-9: “Peter and the Starcatcher” at Rhino Theatre, Pompton Lakes.
April 2: Golden Dragon Acrobats at Theater at Raritan Valley Community College, Branchburg.
April 2: “American Repertory Ballet: A Midsummer Night’s Dream” at Union County Performing Arts Center, Rahway. Abridged, sensory-friendly performance for children and adults with special needs.
April 2, 9 and 30: “Puppetworks: The Wizard of Oz” at Merseles Studios at Jersey City Theater Center.
April 5: Shaolin Warriors at State Theatre, New Brunswick.
April 8: “The Rainbow Fish” at South Orange Performing Arts Center.
April 8: Mr. Ray at State Theatre, New Brunswick. Milk and Cookies series.
April 8: Erin Lee & the Up Past Bedtime Band at Mile Square Theatre, Hoboken.
April 8: “Peter and the Wolf” at Union County Performing Arts Center, Rahway. Presented by Pushcart Players.
April 8-9: “Sleeping Beauty,” presented by Company of Dance Arts, at Count Basie Theatre, Red Bank.
April 9: Popovich Comedy Pet Theater at State Theatre, New Brunswick.
April 12: “Pete the Cat” at Theater at Raritan Valley Community College, Branchburg.
April 12: Illusionist Rick Thomas at Newton Theatre, Newton.
April 12-13: The Harlem Globetrotters at Collins Arena, Lincroft.
April 13-14: The Illusionists, “Live From Broadway” at Count Basie Theatre, Red Bank.
April 15: “The Illusionists” at Mayo Performing Arts Center, Morristown.
April 20: “The Little Prince” at Count Basie Theatre, Red Bank.
April 22: Children’s Music Festival at Turtle Back Zoo, West Orange. With Baze and Jim, Jason Didner and the Jungle Gym Jam, Polka Dot!, The Fuzzy Lemons, Miss Nina.
April 22: Cirque Ziva at BergenPAC, Englewood.
April 22: “The House at Pooh Corner” at Kelsey Theatre at Mercer County Community College, West Windsor.
April 23: Golden Dragon Acrobats at Count Basie Theatre, Red Bank.
April 23: Johnny Peers and the Muttville Comix at Shea Center for Performing Arts at William Paterson University, Wayne.
April 24: “Let’s Play Live!” at Prudential Hall at NJPAC, Newark.
April 27: Peppa Pig Live! Big Splash at Prudential Hall at NJPAC, Newark.
April 27: “Ellis Island: Gateway to a Dream” at Sharp Theater at Berrie Center for Performing and Visual Arts at Ramapo College, Mahwah.
April 28-29: The Price Is Right Live at Harrah’s Resort, Atlantic City.

Laurie Berkner performs at the McCarter Theatre Center in Princeton, April 29.

April 29: Laurie Berkner Band at McCarter Theatre Center, Princeton.
April 29: Rhythmic Circus: “Feet Don’t Fail Me Now!” at Mayo Performing Arts Center, Morristown.
April 29: The Magic of Anthony Salazar at BergenPAC, Englewood.
April 29-30: “Charlotte’s Web” at Paper Mill Playhouse, Millburn. Presented by Theatreworks USA.
April 29-30 and May 5-7: “Beauty and the Beast” at Count Basie Theatre, Red Bank.
April 30: Jack Hanna at Mayo Performing Arts Center, Morristown.
April 30: Olate Dogs at BergenPAC, Englewood.
April 30: Erth’s Dinosaur Zoo Live at State Theatre, New Brunswick.
May 3: Peppa Pig Live! Big Splash at Investors Band Performing Arts Center, Sewell.
May 5-21: “Dr. Seuss’ The Cat in the Hat” at Growing Stage, Netcong.
May 6: “Mufaro’s Beautiful Daughters” at Victoria Theater at NJPAC, Newark.
May 6: “Bright Star Touring Theatre: Happily Ever After” at South Orange Performing Arts Center.
May 7: “The Little Prince” at Mayo Performing Arts Center, Morristown.
May 7: “Alice in Wonderland” at Paper Mill Playhouse, Millburn. Presented by Theatreworks USA.
May 7, 14, 21 and 28: “Puppetworks: The Wizard of Oz” at Merseles Studios at Jersey City Theater Center.
May 9-14: Universoul Circus at Broad Street, Newark.
May 11: Dark Star Orchestra, Grateful Dead tribute at Count Basie Theatre, Red Bank.
May 12-June 11: “Peter and the Starcatcher” at Eagle Theatre, Hammonton.
May 14:  “Memories of Frank: Celebrating 100 Years of Sinatra,” with Michael Martocci at Count Basie Theatre, Red Bank.
May 18: “Charlotte’s Web,” sensory friendly performance, at Count Basie Theatre, Red Bank.
May 18: “Pete the Cat” at BergenPAC, Englewood.
May 20: “Biscuit” at Kelsey Theatre at Mercer County Community College, West Windsor.
May 20-21: Sesame Street Live: Make a New Friend at Boardwalk Hall, Atlantic City.
May 26-28 and June 2-4: “The Little Mermaid” at Kelsey Theatre at Mercer County Community College, West Windsor.
June 3: Warner Bros. Presents “Bugs Bunny at the Symphony” at Prudential Hall at New Jersey Performing Arts Center, Newark. New Jersey Symphony Orchestra, conducted by George Daugherty, with footage from various Looney Tunes cartoons.
June 3: Warner Bros. Presents “Bugs Bunny at the Symphony” at State Theatre, New Brunswick. New Jersey Symphony Orchestra, conducted by George Daugherty, with footage from various Looney Tunes cartoons.
June 3: “Seussical” at Paper Mill Playhouse, Millburn. Presented by Theatreworks USA.
June 4: “Biscuit” at Paper Mill Playhouse, Millburn. Presented by Theatreworks USA.
June 8-11: “The Way Back Home” at Two River Theater, Red Bank.
June 10: Pottercon at Convention Hall, Asbury Park.
June 10-11: “Pete the Cat” at Paper Mill Playhouse, Millburn. Presented by Theatreworks USA.
June 17: “Jim West’s Dinosaurs” at Paper Mill Playhouse, Millburn. Presented by Theatreworks USA.
July 8-9: Garden State Comic Fest at Mennen Arena, Morris Township.
July 15: Kidz Bop at Boardwalk Hall, Atlantic City.
July 28-30: QuickChek New Jersey Festival of Ballooning at Solberg Airport, Readington.
Aug. 13: Kidz Bop at PNC Bank Arts Center, Holmdel.
Aug. 16-19: The Harlem Globetrotters at Wildwoods Convention Center.
Oct. 28: “Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets,” film with live music by the New Jersey Symphony Orchestra, at Prudential Hall at NJPAC, Newark.
Nov. 10-12 and 17-19: “Seussical” at Count Basie Theatre, Red Bank.

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