Theater, December-December 2018

Kathleen Turner will star in “An Act of God” at the George Street Playhouse in New Brunswick through Dec. 23.

Dec. 1-3: “The Importance of Being Earnest” at Two River Theater, Red Bank.
Dec. 1-3 and 6-10: “Newsies” at Sitnik Theatre at Lackland Performing Arts Center, Hackettstown.
Dec. 1-3 and 6-10: “The Fantasticks” at Eagle Theatre, Hammonton.
Dec. 1-3 and 8-10: “The Producers” at Rhino Theatre, Pompton Lakes.
Dec. 1-3 and 8-10: OCC Repertory Theatre, “Best Christmas Pageant Ever” at Grunin Center at Ocean County College, Toms River.
Dec. 1-3, 8-10 and 15-17: “Cinderella: A Holiday Musical” at Growing Stage, Netcong.
Dec. 1-17: “The Best Christmas Pageant Ever” at Somerset Valley Playhouse, Hillsborough.
Dec. 1-17: “One Unforgettable Christmas” at Broadway Theatre of Pitman.
Dec. 1-3, 8-10 and 15-17: “Cinderella: A Holiday Musical” at Growing Stage, Netcong.
Dec. 1-3, 5-10, 13-17 and 19-23: “An Act of God” at George Street Playhouse, New Brunswick.
Dec. 1-3. 7-10, 14-17 and 21-23: “The 39 Steps” at Mile Square Theatre, Hoboken.
Dec. 1-3, 7-10, 14-17, 21-23 and 28-30: “The Ultimate Christmas Show (Abridged)” at Cape May Stage.
Dec. 1-3, 6-10, 12-17, 19-23 and 26-31: “It’s a Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play” at Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey, Madison.
Dec. 1-3, 6-10, 13-17, 19-24 and 26-31: “Annie” at Paper Mill Playhouse, Millburn.
Dec. 2: “A Christmas Carol” at Grunin Center at Ocean County College, Toms River. Presented by Yates Musical Theatre.
Dec. 2: “The Ultimate Christmas Show (Abridged)” at Raritan Valley Community College, Branchburg.
Dec. 3 and 7-9: Louisa May Alcott’s Christmas at East Lynne Theater Company, Cape May.
Dec. 5: “Live From WVL Radio Theatre: It’s a Wonderful Life” at Raritan Valley Community College, Branchburg.
Dec. 5, 8-10, 14-17, 19-24 and 26-31: “A Christmas Carol” at McCarter Theatre Center, Princeton.
Dec. 6-10: “Company” at L. Howard Fox Theatre at Montclair State University. Presented by the Department of Theater and Dance.
Dec. 7-10: “Matzukaze” at Life Hall Studio Theatre at Montclair State University. Presented by the Departement of Theater and Dance.
Dec. 8: “It’s a Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play” at Roy’s Hall, Blairstown.
Dec. 8-10: “The Bridges of Madison County” at Old Library Theatre, Fair Lawn.
​Dec. 8-10, 12 and 14-17: “Home for the Holidays: A Surflight Celebration!” at Surflight Theatre, Beach Haven.
Dec. 8-9 and 14-16 and 22-23: “Almost Maine” at Mondo, Summit. Presented by Alliance Repertory Theatre Company.
Dec. 10: “All Is Calm: The Christmas Truce of 1914” at Wilkins Theatre at Kean University, Union. Kean Stage series.
Dec. 10: “A Christmas Carol” at Raritan Valley Community College, Branchburg. Presented by Nebraska Theatre Caravan.
Dec. 10 “Right to Be Forgotten” (reading) at Loft at South Orange Performing Arts Center. Presented by American Theater Group.
Dec. 11: “A Christmas Carol” at Count Basie Theatre, Red Bank.
Dec. 11: “Reverse Psychology” (reading) at Cape May Stage.
Dec. 12: “Late Night Christmas Catechism: The Mystery of the Magi’s Gold” at Count Basie Theatre, Red Bank.
Dec. 14: “A Christmas Carol” at Newton Theatre, Newton.
Dec. 17: “A Christmas Carol” at BergenPAC, Englewood. Presented by Sundog Theatre.
Dec. 17: “SantaLand Diaries: Naughty or Nice” at Skyline Theatre Company, Fair Lawn.
Dec. 28-30: “Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat” at State Theatre, New Brunswick.
Dec. 30:  “Black Nativity” at Count Basie Theatre, Red Bank.
Jan. 6-Feb. 4: “El Coquí Espectacular and the Bottle of Doom” at Two River Theater, Red Bank.
Jan. 12-14, 16-21, 23-28 and 31 and Feb. 1-4 and 6-11: “Stones in His Pockets” at Berlind Theatre at McCarter Theatre Center, Princeton.
Jan. 12-Feb. 4: “Funny Girl” at Broadway Theatre of Pitman.
Jan. 14: “All Hands on Deck” at Mayo Performing Arts Center, Morristown.
Jan. 17: “A Night With Janis Joplin” at Count Basie Theatre, Red Bank.
Jan. 19: “Girls Night: The Musical” at Levoy Theatre, Millville.
Jan. 19-Feb. 4: “Love, Lies & the Doctor’s Dilemma” at Somerset Valley Playhouse, Hillsborough.
Jan. 20: “A Chorus Line” at Raritan Valley Community College, Branchburg. Presented by Big League Productions.
Jan. 20: “My Mother’s Italian, My Father’s Jewish, and I’m STILL in Therapy” at Levoy Theatre, Millville.
Jan. 21: “My Mother’s Italian, My Father’s Jewish, and I’m in Therapy” at Newton Theatre.
Jan. 24-Feb. 18: “The Outsider” at Paper Mill Playhouse, Millburn.
Jan. 24-Feb. 25: “Little Women” at Eagle Theatre, Hammonton.
Jan. 25-Feb. 4: “A Good Farmer” at South Orange Performing Arts Center. Presented by American Theater Group.
Jan. 25-Feb. 4: “Accomplice” at Bickford Theatre at Morris Museum, Morris Township.
Jan. 27: Tavis Smiley Presents “Death of a King” at Prudential Hall at NJPAC, Newark.
Jan. 30-Feb. 25: “American Hero” at George Street Playhouse, New Brunswick.
Feb. 1-4: “Ain’t Misbehavin’ “ at Victoria Theater at NJPAC, Newark.
Feb. 1-March 4: “Razorhurst” at Luna Stage, West Orange.
Feb. 8-12: “1984” at Little Theatre at Centenary University, Hackettstown. Presented by Nextstage Repertory (student production).
Feb. 8-25: “What Stays” at Dreamcatcher Repertory Theatre, Summit.
Feb. 9: Walnut Street Theatre presents “Baskerville: A Sherlock Homes Mystery” at Mayo Performing Arts Center, Morristown.
Feb. 9: “The Mountaintop” at Raritan Valley Community College, Branchburg. Presented by LA TheatreWorks.
Feb. 9-11, 16-18 and 23-25: “The Savannah Sipping Society” at South Camden Theatre Company.
Feb. 10: “It’s Dark Outside” at Raritan Valley Community College, Branchburg.
Feb. 16-24: “Pippin” at Zella Fry Theatre at Kean University, Union.
Feb. 16-March 3: “Gruesome Playground Injuries” at Mondo, Summit. Presented by Alliance Repertory Theatre Company.
Feb. 16-March 4: “Art” at Sitnik Theatre at Lackland Performing Arts Center, Hackettstown.
Feb. 17-18: “Men Are From Mars/Women Are From Venus Live!” at Victoria Theater at NJPAC, Newark.
Feb. 17-March 18: “The Bridge of San Luis Rey” at Two River Theater, Red Bank.
Feb. 23-24: “The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee” at Hackensack Performing Arts Center.
Feb. 23-25 and 27-28 and March 1: “Anything Goes” at Kasser Theater at Montclair State University. Presented by Department of Theater and Dance.
Feb. 23-March 8: “Beehive: The ’50s Musical” at Broadway Theatre of Pitman.
Feb. 28 and March 1-3 and 5-7: “Jacques Brel Is Alive and Well and Living in Paris” at Berrie Center at Ramapo College, Mahwah.
March 2-18: “California Suite” at Somerset Valley Playhouse, Hillsborough.
March 3-4: “A Chorus Line” at Mayo Performing Arts Center, Morristown.
March 4-6, 11-13 and 18-19: “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” at Burgdorff Center for the Performing Arts, Maplewood. Presented by The Strollers.
March 9: “Tea for Three: Lady Bird, Pat & Betty” at Raritan Valley Community College, Branchburg.
March 9-11 and 16-18: “[title of show]” at Women’s Theater Company, Lake Hiawatha.
March 9-18: “I of the Storm” at Passage Theatre Company, Trenton.
March 13-18, 22-25 and 29-31 and April 1: “Crowns” at McCarter Theatre Center, Princeton.
March 8-11 and 15-17: “The World Goes Round” at Grunin Center at Ocean County College, Toms River. Kander and Ebb revue presented by OCC Repertory Theatre.
March 9-25: “Boy Sees Flying Saucer” at Growing Stage, Netcong.
March 13-April 8: “Trying” at George Street Playhouse, New Brunswick.
March 13-15, 20-22, 24 and 27, April 3-5, 7, 10-12, 14, 17-19, 21-22, 24-26 and 28 and May 1-3, 8-9, 11-12, 15-17, 19 and 23-24: “Steel Magnolias” at Hunterdon Hills Playhouse, Hampton.
March 16-17: “Sherlock Holmes’ Adventure of the Speckled Band” at East Lynne Theater Company, Cape May.
March 16-18 and 23-24: “Doubt: A Parable” at Burgdorff Center for the Performing Arts, Maplewood. Presented by The Strollers.
March 17-18 and 22-25: “Leonora and Alejandro: La Maga y El Maestro” at Kasser Theater at Montclair State University. Presented by Stacy Klein and Double Edge Theatre as part of the Peak Performances series.
March 21-25: “Mad Forest” at L. Howard Fox Theatre at Montclair State University. Presented by the Department of Theater and Dance.
March 23:  “Broadway’s Next Hit Musical” at Enlow Recital Hall at Kean University, Hillside. Kean Stage series.
March 23-24: Light Opera of New Jersey at St. Mark’s Episcopal Church, Basking Ridge. Gaetano Donizetti’s “The Daughter of the Regiment.”
March 23-25:  “Motown the Musical” at State Theatre, New Brunswick.
March 27-29: “Dirty Dancing the Musical” at Count Basie Theatre, Red Bank.
March 28-April 29: “Moonlight and Magnolias” at Eagle Theatre, Hammonton.
March 29-April 29: “The Sting” at Paper Mill Playhouse, Millburn.
April 3: “Million Dollar Quartet” at McCarter Theatre Center, Princeton.
April 3-4: “Rent,” 20th Anniversary Tour at Count Basie Theatre, Red Bank.
April 4-12: “The Comedy of (Jersey) Errors” at Zella Fry Theatre at Kean University, Union.
April 5-May 6: “The Man in Room 306” at Luna Stage, West Orange.
April 6-7: “A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder” at State Theatre, New Brunswick.
April 6-22: “Hitler’s Tasters” at Lackland Performing Arts Center, Hackettstown.
April 7: “War of the Worlds” radio show at Roxbury Performing Arts Center, Succasunna. Presented by Raconteur Radio.
April 12-15: Inbal Oshman’s “M Stabat Mater,” with music by New York Baroque Incorporated at Kasser Theater at Montclair State University. Part of the Peak Performances series.
April 12-22: “A Dog Story” at Bickford Theatre at Morris Museum, Morris Township.
April 13-15 and 19-21: “Good Person of Szechwan” at Berrie Center at Ramapo College, Mahwah.
April 14: “Buddy: The Buddy Holly Story” at Mayo Performing Arts Center, Morristown.
April 14-May 13: “Dancing at Lughnasa” at Two River Theater, Red Bank.
April 18-22: “Civics and Humanities for Non-Majors” at L. Howard Fox Theatre at Montclair State University. Commissioned by MSU’s New Works Initiative program.
April 19-22: “Esta Breve Tragedia de la Carne (This Brief Tragedy of the Flesh)” at Kasser Theater at Montclair State University. Presented by Atra Bilis Teatro as part of the Peak Performances series.
April 19-22: “In the Red and Brown Water” at Life Hall Studio Theatre at Montclair State University. Presented by Department of Theatre and Dance.
April 20-May 6: “Calendar Girls” at Somerset Valley Playhouse, Hillsborough.
April 20-May 13: “Can-Can” at Broadway Theatre of Pitman.
April 24-May 20: “The Nerd” at George Street Playhouse, New Brunswick.
April 27-May 6: “Lucky Stiff” at Sitnik Theatre at Lackland Performing Arts Center, Hackettstown. Presented by NextStage Repertory (student production).
April 27-May 12: “The Good Father” at Mondo, Summit. Presented by Alliance Repertory Theatre Company.
April 27-May 20: “DreamWorks’ Madagascar: A Musical Adventure” at Growing Stage, Netcong.
May 3-20: “Caged” at Passage Theatre Company, Trenton.
May 4-6: “The Elephant Man” at Skyline Theatre Company, Fair Lawn.
May 4-6, 11-13 and 18-20: “Artemisa” at South Camden Theatre Company.
May 4-6, 8-13, 15-20, 23-27 and 29-31 and June 1-3: “Turning Off the Morning News” at Berlind Theatre at McCarter Theatre Center, Princeton.
May 10-13: Julia Wolfe’s “Spinning,” featuring cellist Maya Beiser, at Kasser Theater at Montclair State University. Part of the Peak Performances series.
May 11-20: “Back to the Real” at Mastrobuono Theater, New Brunswick. Presented by Crossroads Theatre Company.
May 18-19: “Cabaret” at State Theatre, New Brunswick.
May 18-20 and 25-27: “Our Mother’s Brief Affair” at Women’s Theater Company, Lake Hiawatha.
May 23-June 22: “Erma Bombeck: At Wit’s End” at Cape May Stage.
May 30-July 1:  “The Last Five Years” at Eagle Theatre, Hammonton.
May 31-June 10: “Small Town Story”at South Orange Performing Arts Center. Presented by American Theater Group.
May 31-July 1: “Half Time” at Paper Mill Playhouse, Millburn.
June 8-24: “Grand Hotel: The Musical” at Somerset Valley Playhouse, Hillsborough.
June 9-July 1: “Oo-Bla-Dee” at Two River Theater, Red Bank.
June 27-Aug. 3: “Chapter Two” at Cape May Stage.
June 29-July 22: “Chicago” at Broadway Theatre of Pitman.
July 13-15 and 20-22: Light Opera of New Jersey at St. Mark’s Episcopal Church, Basking Ridge. Disney’s “The Hunchback of Notre Dame.”
July 13-28: “American Hero” at Mondo, Summit. Presented by Alliance Repertory Theatre Company.
July 20-Aug. 5: “Cheaper by the Dozen” at Somerset Valley Playhouse, Hillsborough.
Aug. 8-Sept. 14: “The Lion in Winter” at Cape May Stage.
Sept. 7-9, 14-16 and 21-23: “By the Water” at South Camden Theatre Company.
Sept. 7-23: “Smokey Joe’s Cafe: The Songs of Leiber and Stoller” at Somerset Valley Playhouse, Hillsborough.
Sept. 12-Oct. 14: “Noir” at Eagle Theatre, Hammonton.
Sept. 14-Oct. 7: “Evita” at Broadway Theatre of Pitman.
Sept. 19-Nov. 9: “The Shuck” at Cape May Stage.
Oct. 19-Nov. 4: “Wait Until Dark” at Somerset Valley Playhouse, Hillsborough.
Oct. 26-Nov. 18, 2018: “Kiss Me Kate” at Broadway Theatre of Pitman.
Nov. 2-4, 9-11 and 16-18, 2018: “Crumbs From the Table of Joy” at South Camden Theatre Company.
Nov. 14-Dec. 16, 2018: “The Spitfire Grill” at Eagle Theatre, Hammonton.
Nov. 14-Dec. 30, 2018: “An Actor’s Carol” at Cape May Stage. 

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