Family, February-December

NJ family entertainment listings

“Disney Princess: The Concert” comes to Newark on April 13, and Red Bank, Nov. 26.

Feb. 5-6: Garden State Comic Fest at Rockaway Townsquare Mall.

Feb. 6: “Mystery Science Theater 3000 Live: Time Bubble Tour” at Count Basie Center for the Arts, Red Bank.

Feb. 8: “Blippi the Musical” at Prudential Hall at NJPAC, Newark.

Feb. 11: “Champions of Magic” at Union Performing Arts Center, Rahway.

Feb. 11-27: “Boogie” at Growing Stage, Netcong.

Feb. 12: “The Heart and Soul of Magic” featuring Ran’D Shine and Jamahl Keyes at South Orange Performing Arts Center.

Feb. 13: The Rock and Roll Playhouse, “The Music of The Beatles for Kids & More” at White Eagle Hall, Jersey City.

Feb. 15: “Scooby-Doo! And the Lost City of Gold” at State Theatre, New Brunswick.

Feb. 19: “Sleeping Beauty” at Ritz Theatre, Haddon Township.

Feb. 20: Garden State Philharmonic Woodwind Quintet at Grunin Center for the Arts, Ocean County College, Toms River. Serge Prokofiev’s “Peter and the Wolf” plus music by Claude Debussy, Ralph Vaughan Williams, Scott Joplin, Valerie Coleman and Zequinha de Abreu. Featuring narrator and baritone, Edward Pleasant.

Feb. 21: The Harlem Globetrotters at Prudential Center, Newark.

Feb. 22: The Harlem Globetrotters at Boardwalk Hall, Atlantic City.
Feb. 22: Masters of Illusion at State Theatre, New Brunswick.
Feb. 22: Hot Peas ‘n Butter at Levoy Theatre, Millville.

Feb. 23: “The Price Is Right Live” at Count Basie Center for the Arts, Red Bank.

Feb. 24: Bely y Beto at Union County Performing Arts Center, Rahway.
Feb. 24: “The Price Is Right Live” at Mayo Performing Arts Center, Morristown.

Feb. 26: The Harlem Globetrotters at Cure Insurance Arena, Trenton.
Feb. 26: Alton Brown, “Live! Beyond the Eats” at Mayo Performing Arts Center, Morristown.

Feb. 27: “National Geographic Live: On the Trail of Big Cats” at McCarter Theatre Center, Princeton.
Feb. 27: Nerd Fest at Holiday Inn, Swedesboro.

March 2: “Freedom Riders,” presented by Mad River Theater Works at Shea Center for Performing Arts at William Paterson University, Wayne.

March 3-4: “Sesame Street Live! Let’s Party!” at State Theatre, New Brunswick.

March 4: Recycled Percussion at Victoria Theater at NJPAC, Newark.
March 4: Justin Willman, “Magic for Humans in Person” at Wellmont Theater, Montclair. 

March 4-6: David Anthony, comedy hypnotist at Avenel Performing Arts Center.

March 5: Catapult at McCarter Theatre Center, Princeton.

March 6: Livingston Symphony Orchestra at Livingston High School. Family Concert including music by Sousa, Rossini, Anderson, Weinberger, Strauss, Joplin and Bernstein.
March 6: “Stone Soup and Other Stories” at South Orange Performing Arts Center.

March 10: Artrageous at Levoy Theatre, Millville.

May 10-11: “Trolls Live” at Cure Insurance Arena, Trenton.

March 11: Artrageous at Grunin Center at Ocean County College, Toms River.
March 11: The Flying Karamazov Brothers at Nash Theatre at Raritan Valley Community College, Branchburg.

March 11-13: “Nick Tickle, Fairy Tale Detective” at Kelsey Theatre at Mercer County Community College, West Windsor.

March 11-13 and 18-20: “You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown,”presented by OCC Repertory Theater Company at Black Box Theater at Grunin Center at Ocean County College, Toms River.

March 12: Peking Acrobats at Prudential Hall at NJPAC, Newark.
March 12: “A Day of Irish Culture” at Mayo Performing Arts Center, Morristown.

March 13: Artrageous at Union County Performing Arts Center, Rahway.
March 13: “Fairy Tales on Ice” at Levoy Theatre, Millville.

March 17-20: “Disney on Ice: Mickey and Friends” at Cure Insurance Arena, Trenton.

March 18-April 10: “Pinkalicious” at Growing Stage, Netcong.

March 25-April 3: “Little Women” at Rhino Theatre’s Studio 237, Pompton Lakes.

March 26: Laurie Berkner at McCarter Theatre Center, Princeton. Solo acoustic sensory-friendly performance at 11 a.m., band performance at 3 p.m.
March 26: “The Adventures of Tortoise and Hare: The Next Gen,” presented by Lightwire Theater at Grunin Center at Ocean County College, Toms River.
March 26: “Anansi the Trickster” at Ritz Theatre, Haddon Township.

April 1-3: Dark Side of the Con 4 at Sheraton Parsippany Hotel.

April 1-10: “Rodgers & Hammerstein’s Cinderella” at Algonquin Arts Theatre, Manasquan.

April 3: “National Geographic Live: When Women Ruled the World” at McCarter Theatre Center, Princeton.

April 9: The Amazing Max at Grunin Center at Ocean County College, Toms River.

April 10: “Paddington Gets in a Jam” at Mayo Performing Arts Center, Morristown.

April 13: Disney Princess: The Concert, with Susan Egan, Laura Osnes, Courtney Reed, Aisha Jackson, Benjamin Rauhala, Adam J. Levy, at Prudential Hall at NJPAC, Newark.

April 16: LOL Suprise! Live at Count Basie Center for the Arts, Red Bank.

April 22-24: Supernatural Official Conventions at Hilton East Brunswick.
April 22-24: Max Winfrey, stunt comedian at Avenel Performing Arts Center.

April 23: “Paddington Gets Into a Jam” at State Theatre, New Brunswick.

April 24: Harmonium Choral Society Family Concert at Christ Church, in Short Hills.
April 24: The Rock and Roll Playhouse, “The Music of David Bowie for Kids & More” at White Eagle Hall, Jersey City.
April 24: “Pete the Cat,” Sensory Friendly Theatre at Union County Performing Arts Center, Rahway.

April 29-30 and May 1: Chiller Theatre Expo at Hilton Parsippany.
April 29-30 and May 1: “The Wizard of Oz” at Count Basie Center for the Arts, Red Bank.

April 30: B-The Underwater Bubble Show at Mayo Performing Arts Center, Morristown.

April 30-May 1: “Lucifer” Convention at Marriott Hanover Hotel, Whippany.

May 6-15: “A Little Shakespeare” at Two River Theater, Red Bank.

May 6-22: “Time Again in Oz” at Growing Stage, Netcong.

May 7-8 and 10-15: “Aureum: An Aerial and Acrobatic Adventure Tale” at Avenel Performing Arts Center.

May 8: The Perondi’s Stunt Dog Experience at Wilkins Theatre at Kean University, Union.

May 13-15: “Roald Dahl’s Charlie and the Chocolate Factory” at State Theatre, New Brunswick.

May 15: Laurie Berkner Band at Mayo Performing Arts Center, Morristown.

May 21: “Madagascar the Musical” at State Theatre, New Brunswick.
May 21: “The Three Little Pigs” at Ritz Theatre, Haddon Township.

May 22: “The Little Mermaid” at South Orange Performing Arts Center.

June 10-12, 17-19 and 24-26: “The Wizard of Oz” at Rhino Theatre, Pompton Lakes.

June 17: The Masked Singer National Tour at Tropicana Showroom, Atlantic City.

June 18: The Masked Singer National Tour at Prudential Hall at NJPAC, Newark.

June 24-26: Classic Rewind Weekend at Showboat, Atlantic City.

June 25-26: Stranger Con (“Stranger Things” convention) at New Jersey Convention and Exposition Center, Edison.

July 8-10 and 15-17: “Oliver!” at Kelsey Theatre at Mercer County Community College, West Windsor.

July 9-30: “Georgia Mae Unplugs America” at Growing Stage, Netcong.

July 16-31: “Mary Poppins” at Algonquin Arts Theatre, Manasquan.

July 23: “The Wonderful Wizard of Oz” at Ritz Theatre, Haddon Township.

July 29-31: New Jersey Lottery Festival of Ballooning at Solberg Airport, Readington. Featuring bands (including Kansas) and other attractions in addition to the balloons.

Sept. 4: Scandinavian Fest at Vasa Park, Budd Lake.

Nov. 5-27: “The Nutcracker Rocks” at Axelrod Performing Arts Center, Deal.

Nov. 20: “BubbleMania!” at South Orange Performing Arts Center.

Nov. 26: Disney Princess: The Concert, at Count Basie Center for the Arts, Red Bank.

Dec. 2-4, 9-11 and 16-18: “A Wicked Christmas Carol” at Someset Valley Playhouse, Hillsborough.

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