Family, October-August

Oct. 4-6: “Sesame Street Live! Make Your Magic” at Prudential Hall at NJPAC, Newark.

Oct. 4-20: “Matilda the Musical” at Growing Stage, Netcong.

Oct. 4-6, 9, 11-14, 18-20 and 25-31: Fright Fest at Six Flags Great Adventure, Jackson.

Oct. 5-6: “Paw Patrol Live! Race to the Rescue” at Boardwalk Hall, Atlantic City.

Oct. 6: Jeff Boyer’s Big Bubble Bonanza at BergenPAC, Englewood.

Oct. 12: “Pinkalicious: The Musical” at Grunin Center at Ocean County College, Toms River.

Oct. 12-13: “Paw Patrol Live!: Race to the Rescue” at Cure Insurance Arena, Trenton.

Oct. 13: Joy Bauer, author of “Yummy Yoga: Playful Poses and Tasty Treats” at Count Basie Center for the Arts, Red Bank.

Oct. 16-17: “Layer the Walls” at Grunin Center at Ocean County College, Toms River.

Oct. 19: Darci Lynne and Friends at Caesars, Atlantic City.
Oct. 19: New Jersey Symphony Orchestra family concert featuring “Peter and the Wolf” at Margaret Williams Theatre at New Jersey City University, Jersey City.

Oct. 20: ARTrageous at Wilkins Theatre at Kean University, Union.

Oct. 22: Artrageous at Count Basie Center for the Arts, Red Bank.
Oct. 22: Brooks Gibbs at Grunin Center at Ocean County College, Toms River.

Oct. 23: “Family Feud Live: Celebrity Edition” at Mayo Performing Arts Center, Morristown. 

Oct. 25-27 and 30-31 and Nov. 1-3: “You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown” at West Side Theatre, Jersey City.

Oct. 26: “Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince” screening with live music by the New Jersey Symphony Orchestra at Prudential Hall at NJPAC, Newark.
Oct. 26: “The Little Engine That Could Earns Her Whistle” at Algonquin Arts Theatre, Manasquan.

Oct. 27: “Family Feud Live: Celebrity Edition” at BergenPAC, Englewood.
Oct. 27:  “The Music of Phish for Kids Halloween Spooktacular” at Stone Pony, Asbury Park.

Nov. 1: “The True Story of Pocohantas” at Stockton Performing Arts Center, Galloway. Presented by Virginia Repertory Theatre.

Nov. 2: “Disney Junior Holiday Party! on Tour” at BergenPAC, Englewood.

Nov. 3: Montclair Orchestra at Central Presbyterian Church, Montclair. “Carnival of the Animals” children’s program with Saint-Saëns’ Carnival of the Animals and other orchestral favorites, plus an instrument petting zoo.

Nov. 4-Dec. 21: “The Three Scrooges” at Hunterdon Hills Playhouse, Hampton.

Nov. 5: “Disney Junior Holiday Party! On Tour” at Count Basie Center for the Arts, Red Bank.

Nov. 6-10: “Disney on Ice Presents Road Trip Adventures” at Prudential Center, Newark.

Nov. 8-17: “Mary Poppins at Levoy Theatre, Millville.

Nov. 9: “Disney Junior Holiday Party! On Tour” at Mayo Performing Arts Center, Morristown.

Nov. 9-10: The Cashore Marionettes at Hamilton Stage at Union County Performing Arts Center, Rahway.

Nov. 10: “Mutts Gone Nuts!” at BergenPAC, Englewood.
Nov. 10: “Max and Ruby’s Musical Playdate” at Union County Performing Arts Center, Rahway.

Nov. 12: Jon Dorenbos at Mayo Performing Arts Center, Morristown.

Nov. 14-16: “Show White and the Seven Dwarves” at Ritz Theatre, Oaklyn.

Nov. 15: “The Diary of Anne Frank” at Stockton Performing Arts Center, Galloway.

Nov. 16: “Peter and the Wolf,” presented by New Jersey Symphony Orchestra at Victoria Theater at NJPAC, Newark.
Nov. 16: “Gazillion Bubbles Show” at RWJBarnabas Health Arena, Toms River.
Nov. 16: Jon Dorenbos at Music Box at Borgata Hotel Casino and Spa, Atlantic City.
Nov. 16: “Rumpelstiltskin” at South Orange Performing Arts Center. 
Nov. 16: “Tobias Turkey” at Hopewell Theater. Presented by Shadowbox Theater.

Nov. 16-Jan. 1: Holiday in the Park at Six Flags Great Adventure, Jackson.

Nov. 18: “The Diary of Anne Frank” at The Theatre at Raritan Valley Community College, Branchburg. Presented by National Players.

Nov. 22-24 and 29-30 and Dec. 1: “Scrooge the Musical” at Kelsey Theatre at Mercer County Community College, West Windsor.

Nov. 23: Salzburg Marionette Theatre at McCarter Theatre Center, Princeton.
Nov. 23: “A Magical Cirque Christmas” at Mayo Performing Arts Center, Morristown.
Nov. 23: “The Little Engine That Could” at Campus Center Theatre at Stockton University, Galloway.

Nov. 24: “Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer: The Musical” at BergenPAC, Englewood.

Nov. 29: “Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer: The Musical” at Count Basie Center for the Arts, Red Bank.

Nov. 29-30 and Dec. 1: “The SpongeBob Musical” at State Theatre, New Brunswick.

Nov. 29-30 and Dec. 8 and 12-14: “The Great Tree and Other Tales by Zona Gale” at East Lynne Theater Company, Cape May.

Nov. 29-Dec. 15: “Disney’s Beauty and the Beast” at Kutz Theatre at Lackland Performing Arts Center, Hackettstown.

Nov. 29-Dec. 22: “Elf the Musical” at Growing Stage, Netcong.

Nov. 30 and Dec. 1: “Paw Patrol Live!: The Great Pirate Adventure” at Prudential Hall at NJPAC, Newark.

Dec. 1: “Mooseltoe” at Mayo Performing Arts Center, Morristown.
Dec. 1: “It’s a Shore Holiday,” presented by Atlantic City Ballet Company at Stafford Township Arts Center, Manahawkin.

Dec 3-4: “The Elf on the Shelf: A Christmas Musical” at Count Basie Center for the Arts, Red Bank.

Dec. 5-6: “A Charlie Brown Christmas: Live On Stage” at Count Basie Center for the Arts, Red Bank.

Dec. 5-15: “A Christmas Carol” at New Brunswick Performing Arts Center. Presented by Crossroads Theatre Company.

Dec. 5-8 and 10-15: ” ‘Tis the Season” at Surflight Theatre, Beach Haven.

Dec. 6-8: “Frozen Jr.” at Strand Center for the Arts, Lakewood. Presented by Brick Children’s Community Theater.

Dec. 6-8 and 13-15: “Home for the Holidays” at Gateway Playhouse, Somers Point.

Dec. 6-8, 13-15 and 20-22: “A Charlie Brown Christmas” and “Frosty the Snowman” at Somerset Valley Playhouse, Hillsborough.

Dec. 7: “A Christmas Carol” at Grunin Center at Ocean County College, Toms River.

Dec. 8: “Angelina Ballerina” at South Orange Performing Arts Center.

Dec. 13-22: Young Performers Workshop: “Winter Festival of Shows” at Little Theatre at Centenary University, Hackettstown.

Dec. 14: “A Christmas Carol” at The Theatre at Raritan Valley Community College, Branchburg. Presented by Nebraska Theatre Caravan.

Dec. 15: “The Very Hungry Caterpillar Show” at BergenPAC, Englewood.

Dec. 16-21: “Frosty the Snowman” at Ritz Theatre, Oaklyn.

Dec. 18: “A Christmas Carol” at Algonquin Arts Theatre, Manasquan.

Dec. 20-22: “The Nutcracker,” presented by New Jersey Civic Youth Ballet at Sitnik Theatre at Lackland Performing Arts Center, Hackettstown.
Dec. 20-22: “A Christmas Carol: The Musical” at BergenPAC, Englewood.

Dec. 21: Yosi and the Superdads, “Kids’ Christmas Party” at Algonquin Arts Theatre, Manasquan.

Dec. 22: “Angelina Ballerina: The Very Merry Holiday Musical” at Grunin Center at Ocean County College, Toms River.

Dec. 28: “Holiday Dreams” at Prudential Hall at NJPAC, Newark.

Dec. 28: Michael Carbonaro at Paramount Theatre, Asbury Park.

Dec. 29: Michael Carbonaro at Prudential Hall at NJPAC, Newark. 

Jan. 11: Shin Lim at Event Center at Borgata Hotel Casino and Spa, Atlantic City.
Jan. 11: Reza, “Edge of Illusion” at Mayo Performing Arts Center, Morristown.
Jan. 11: “Peter and the Wolf” at Algonquin Arts Theatre, Manasquan.

Jan. 15: “Doktor Kaboom and the Wheel of Science” at The Theatre at Raritan Valley Community College, Branchburg.

Jan. 15-16: “Red Firecrackers: The Legend of the First Chinese New Year” at Grunin Center at Ocean County College, Toms River.

Jan. 17-Feb. 9: “Mary Poppins” at Broadway Theatre of Pitman.

Jan. 18: “Mark Nizer 4D” at South Orange Performing Arts Center.

Jan. 19: “Angelina Ballerina The Musical” at Mayo Performing Arts Center, Morristown.

Jan. 28: “Wilde Creatures” at The Theatre at Raritan Valley Community College, Branchburg. Presented by Tall Stories.

Jan. 30: “Harriet Tubman and the Underground Railroad” at Algonquin Arts Theatre, Manasquan.

Jan. 31-Feb. 9: “A Little Shakespeare: Twelfth Night” at Two River Theater, Red Bank.

Feb. 2: Champions of Magic at Union County Performing Arts Center, Rahway.

Feb. 6-9: “Bunnyboy” at Growing Stage, Netcong.

Feb. 7: “Moon Mouse: A Space Odyssey” at The Theatre at Raritan Valley Community College, Branchburg. Presented by Lightwire Theater.

Feb. 9: “Dinosaur World Live” at BergenPAC, Englewood.
Feb. 9: “Lightwire Theater: Dino-Light” at Grunin Center at Ocean County College, Toms River.

Feb. 10: “Pete the Cat at Mayo Performing Arts Center, Morristown.

Feb. 15: “Reading Rocks” at Algonquin Arts Theatre, Manasquan.

Feb. 23: “The Very Hungry Caterpillar and Other Eric Carle Favorites” at South Orange Performing Arts Center.

Feb. 24: “Walk On: The Story of Rosa Parks” at The Theatre at Raritan Valley Community College, Branchburg. Presented by Mad River Theater Works.

Feb. 25: New Shanghai Circus at BergenPAC, Englewood.

Feb. 27: “The Very Hungry Caterpillar and Other Eric Carle Favorites” at The Theatre at Raritan Valley Community College, Branchburg. Presented by Mermaid Theatre of Nova Scotia.
Feb. 27: “Pete the Cat” at Algonquin Arts Theatre, Manasquan.

Feb. 27-29 and March 1: Jurassic World Live Tour at Prudential Center, Newark.

Feb. 28: Masters of Illusion at State Theatre, New Brunswick.

March 5: “Dog Loves Books” at Algonquin Arts Theatre, Manasquan.

March 6-7: “Finding Neverland” at Mayo Performing Arts Center, Morristown.

March 7: Yosi and the Superdads, “Pajama Party” at Algonquin Arts Theatre, Manasquan.

March 8: Flip Fabrique, “Blizzard: Taking the Stage by Storm” at Count Basie Center for the Arts, Red Bank.

March 12: “The Boy Who Grew Flowers” at The Theatre at Raritan Valley Community College, Branchburg. Presented by Treehouse Shakers.

March 13: “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” at Algonquin Arts Theatre, Manasquan.

March 13-29: “Pinkalicious the Musical” at Growing Stage, Netcong.

March 15: Yogapalooza with Bari Koral at Count Basie Center for the Arts, Red Bank.
March 15: “Dinosaur World Live” at State Theatre, New Brunswick.

March 16: “The Cat in the Hat” at Mayo Performing Arts Center, Morristown.

March 19: Artrageous at Grunin Center at Ocean County College, Toms River.

March 20: Artrageous at The Theatre at Raritan Valley Community College, Branchburg.

March 22: Erth’s Prehistoric Aquarium Adventure at Mayo Performing Arts Center, Morristown.
March 22: Max Darwin, “The Amazing Max” at South Orange Performing Arts Center.

March 26: Mr. Ray at Pollak Theatre at Monmouth University, West Long Branch.

March 27: New Shanghai Circus at The Theatre at Raritan Valley Community College, Branchburg.

March 28: The Peking Acrobats at Mayo Performing Arts Center, Morristown.

March 31: The Peking Acrobats at McCarter Theatre Center, Princeton.

April 2: “Chicken Dance” at Algonquin Arts Theatre, Manasquan.

April 4: “Cinderella” at South Orange Performing Arts Center.
April 4: The Amazing Max at Grunin Center at Ocean County College, Toms River.

April 4-5: Cirque Éloize at McCarter Theatre Center, Princeton.

April 11: “My Little Pony” at Mayo Performing Arts Center, Morristown.

April 15: “My Little Pony” at Count Basie Center for the Arts, Red Bank.

April 15: “The Magic School Bus: Lost in the Solar System” at Mayo Performing Arts Center, Morristown.

April 19: “Llama Llama — Live,” presented by Bay Area Children’s Theatre at Mayo Performing Arts Center, Morristown.

April 20: “The Giver” at Algonquin Arts Theatre, Manasquan.

April 24: Recycled Percussion at Victoria Theater at NJPAC, Newark.

April 25: “The Little Red Hen” at Stockton Performing Arts Center, Galloway. Presented by Virginia Repertory Theatre.

April 26: “Llama Llama Live” at BergenPAC, Englewood.
April 26: “B — The Underwater Bubble Show” at Mayo Performing Arts Center, Morristown.

May 1-17: “Go, Dog. Go!” at Growing Stage, Netcong.

May 3: “Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood Live” at Prudential Hall at NJPAC, Newark.

May 5: Bay Atlantic Symphony Education Concert at Stockton Performing Arts Center, Galloway.

May 7: “Charlotte’s Web” at Pollak Theatre at Monmouth University, West Long Branch.

May 9: New Jersey Symphony Orchestra at Victoria Theater at NJPAC, Newark. “The ‘New World’ Symphony and Beyond!” Family Concert.

May 10: Underwater Bubble Show at McCarter Theatre Center, Princeton.

May 15-17: “Disney’s Frozen Jr.” at Levoy Theatre, Millville.

May 17: “BubbleMania,” featuring Casey Carl at South Orange Performing Arts Center.

May 21: “Biscuit” at Algonquin Arts Theatre, Manasquan.

May 22-31: Young Performers Workshop: “Spring Festival of Shows” at Little Theatre at Centenary University, Hackettstown.

May 28: “The Scarlet Letter” at Algonquin Arts Theatre, Manasquan.

May 29: “The Magic School Bus” at Algonquin Arts Theatre, Manasquan.

June 6: Acrobuffos at McCarter Theatre Center, Princeton.

July 10-12 and 17-19: “Oliver!” at Kelsey Theatre at Mercer County Community College, West Windsor.

Aug. 7-16: Young Performers Workshop: “Summer Festival of Shows” at Little Theatre at Centenary University, Hackettstown.

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