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The New Jersey Theatre Alliance Member Theatres are not-for-profit, professional, production theatres, and they produce theatre of the highest quality. Search for their events below.

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Good Vibrations  A Celebration of the Beach Boys

Good Vibrations - A Celebration of the Beach Boys

Centenary Stage Company
Warren County
August 2, 2014
There's only one show that re-creates the timeless California spirit and incredible music of The Beach Boys as it was meant to be experienced.
Blithe Spirit

"Blithe Spirit"

Cape May Stage
Cape May County
August 6 - September 19, 2014
Novelist Charles Condomine enlists Madame Arcatito hold a séance at his home hoping to raise some ideas for a new book. Instead, she raises the ghost of his former wife, Elvira, who is determined to wreak havoc on Charles’ current marriage to Ruth.
The Achemist

The Achemist

The Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey
Morris County
August 6 - August 24, 2014
This rowdy, bawdy, lunatic comedy about con men in 1610 shows how little has changed about greed or gullibility in the affairs of mankind.  Three tricky gullers and the parade of outrageous characters they gull will leave you breathless with astonishment and laughter.
Bobby Caldwell and A Big Band

Bobby Caldwell and A Big Band

Centenary Stage Company
Warren County
August 9, 2014
From blue-eyed soul to pop, R&B and standards singer/songwriter, Bobby Caldwell is truly one of the most respected members of the music industry.
Janice Underwater

Janice Underwater

Premiere Stages
Union County
September 4 - September 21, 2014
Janice has a sneaking suspicion that she is losing her mind. With the help of an attractive super, a devoted brother and visions of the parents who went mad before her, will she find her way home? 
Wittenberg

Wittenberg

The Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey
Morris County
September 10 - September 28, 2014
It’s fall semester at Wittenberg University and the playwright’s magic has manipulated time and space to bring an unusual quartet together — Doctor Faustus, Martin Luther, their pupil Hamlet, and Helen of Troy — to engage in debate about faith, fate, existence,andtennis. 
Within the Law

Within the Law

East Lynne Theater Company
Cape May County
September 17 - October 12, 2014
Closing in 1914 after a two-year run, this Broadway hit is a drama, comedy, romance and mystery all in one. A sales clerk falsely accused of shoplifting, learns how to fight society and wealth with their own weapons, so she can seek revenge by staying just “within the law.” 
Other Desert Cities

"Other Desert Cities"

Cape May Stage
Cape May County
September 24 - October 31, 2014
Brooke Wyeth returns home to Palm Springs after a six-year absence to celebrate Christmas with her parents, her brother, and her aunt. Brooke announces that she’s about to publish a memoir dredging up a pivotal and tragic event in the family's history - a wound they don't want reopened.
Sophie Tucker  Last of the Red Hot Mamas

Sophie Tucker: Last of the Red Hot Mamas

Bickford Theatre at the Morris Museum
Morris County
October 2 - October 19, 2014
Spend some intimate time with America’s Queen of the double entendre.  Naughty?  Yes, in a fun-loving way with a wink or two.
Henry VIII

Henry VIII

The Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey
Morris County
October 15 - November 9, 2014
This rarely-produced look at one of history’s most well-known monarchs and the first two of his six wives depicts a young Henry obsessed with producing an heir to carry on his legacy.  
At Liberty Hall

At Liberty Hall

Premiere Stages
Union County
October 16 - October 19, 2014
Join us for a time-bending story of humor, honor and awkwardness as told through the experiences of a someday-Founding Father and a kid looking for a way out of the projects. 
Mistakes Were Made

"Mistakes Were Made"

Cape May Stage
Cape May County
November 5 - November 22, 2014
Craig Wright’s hilarious Mistakes Were Made is the story of a not-so-successful Broadway producer about to embark on a play of epic proportions. It’s a compact cosmic gem of philosophy and funny-business from the Emmy-nominated writer of Six Feet Under.
Holmes and Carter Mysteries

Holmes and Carter Mysteries

East Lynne Theater Company
Cape May County
November 7 - November 8, 2014
ELTC’s popular vintage-radio style show, with live sound effects and commercials, now with two great detectives! Sherlock Holmes and Nick Carter!
Social Security

Social Security

Bickford Theatre at the Morris Museum
Morris County
November 20 - December 7, 2014
Comedy about an old Jewish mother whom love has brought from a "walker" to a "swinger."
Christmas in Wisconsin Tales by Zona Gale

Christmas in Wisconsin: Tales by Zona Gale

East Lynne Theater Company
Cape May County
November 28 - December 13, 2014
“I wished I knew someone to have a Christmas tree with.  I didn’t say for. There’s a difference somehow.  And I hate to box Christmas up in a church,” said Calliope Marsh, the main storyteller in Zona Gale’s delightful books, who will be brought to life by Gayle Stahlhuth. 
Merry Melodies A Holiday Celebration

"Merry Melodies: A Holiday Celebration"

Cape May Stage
Cape May County
November 28 - December 31, 2014
Celebrate the holidays at CMS with a brand new musical revue, filled with all your favorite holiday songs and carols. "Merry Melodies" is a delightful way for families to take a break from the usual hustle and bustle and spend time together celebrating love, warmth, and all that makes the season sparkle.
Christmas in Wisconsin Tales by Zona Gale

Christmas in Wisconsin: Tales by Zona Gale

East Lynne Theater Company
Cape May County
November 28 - December 13, 2014
“I wished I knew someone to have a Christmas tree with.  I didn’t say for. There’s a difference somehow.  And I hate to box Christmas up in a church,” said Calliope Marsh, the main storyteller in Zona Gale’s delightful books, who will be brought to life by Gayle Stahlhuth. 
The Santaland Diaries

The Santaland Diaries

Cape May Stage
Cape May County
November 29 - December 30, 2014
A struggling young writer takes a job as a Christmas elf at Macy’s in New York City, and offers a sardonic, witty, irreverent accounting of elf training, bad Santas, abusive customers, and humiliating conditions.  
Much Ado About Nothing

Much Ado About Nothing

The Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey
Morris County
December 3 - December 28, 2014
The 2014 season concludes with the Bard’s famous comedic romp known for the brilliant  war of words between the feisty Beatrice and the staunch bachelor Benedick.  Renowned Stratford Festival artist Scott Wentworth plays Benedick opposite his real-life wife, Marion Adler, who will portray Beatrice.
Wait Until Dark

Wait Until Dark

Bickford Theatre at the Morris Museum
Morris County
January 29 - February 15, 2015
Suspense thriller about lies, murder and deception that build to a shattering climax when the playing field is leveled as all are plunged into darkness. 
Talleys Folly

Talley's Folly

Bickford Theatre at the Morris Museum
Morris County
April 9 - April 26, 2015
A funny, sweet and heart-warming play is about finding love when you've nearly given up looking. 
Soldiers Heart

Soldier's Heart

Premiere Stages
Union County
July 10 - July 27, 2014
An American soldier leaves her son behind to defend the country she loves. When her commanding officer becomes her assailant, she returns home to face her greatest test, bringing back more than she bargained for.
The Devils Disciple

The Devil's Disciple

The Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey
Morris County
July 2 - July 27, 2014
In 1777, the tumult of the American Revolution continues and two unlikely anti-heroes make unlikely sacrifices, causing both Loyalists and Revolutionaries to examine the true meaning of honor.  A perfect piece to celebrate our Independence Day and New Jersey’s 350thanniversary.
The Learned Ladies

The Learned Ladies

The Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey
Morris County
June 18 - July 27, 2014
The Shakespeare Theatre’s popular Outdoor Stage will ring with laughter as the “It Girls” of the 17th century, who bear a hilarious and uncanny resemblance to the “It Girls” of the 21s tcentury, frolic, flirt, and flaunt in grand style. 
Moon Over Buffalo

"Moon Over Buffalo"

Cape May Stage
Cape May County
June 18 - August 1, 2014
In the madcap comedy tradition of "Lend Me a Tenor", Ken Ludwig’s hilarious "Moon Over Buffalo" is a zany, slapstick, backstage antics-driven farce as actors’ George and Charlotte Hay realize their big chance to move from Buffalo theater to Hollywood movies.
Zorro

Zorro!

East Lynne Theater Company
Cape May County
July 23 - August 30, 2014
Zorro fought the oppressive colonial government in Spanish California with a quick sword and wit. Wearing a mask, he kept his identity secret, even to the woman he loved. Now, he's on stage in this swashbucker adapted by James Rana.

Lucky Me

New Jersey Repertory Company
Monmouth County
July 31 - August 31, 2014
A World Premiere Comedy by Robert Caisley. From the playwright who brought us 

The School for Wives

Two River Theater
Monmouth County
September 13 - October 5, 2014
Molière’s classic comedy about a middle-aged man named Arnolphe, whose plan to mold a simple woman into the “perfect” wife goes quickly awry. Can this pompous bachelor really be a match for rival suitors, inept servants and the wit of his soon-to-be bride? This season opener is not to be missed!

Can-Can

Paper Mill Playhouse
Essex County
October 1 - October 26, 2014
Cole Porter’s Can-Can

100 Years

Dreamcatcher Repertory Theatre
Union County
October 2 - October 19, 2014
In this dark comedy set in the not-too-distant future, Stevie and Joan prepare for what will be a transformative experience. But what will it mean for their life as they know it? And what's going on with the strange couple next door? A workshop premiere co-production with Playwrights Theatre of New Jersey.

Angels and Ministers of Grace Defend Us

New Jersey Repertory Company
Monmouth County
October 9 - November 9, 2014
A World Premiere by Elaine Smith. A poignant family drama that deals with love and loss, set against the backdrop of the heartland of America. How do you wrestle with the present when you can't let go of the past? With a sister who can't keep her hand-made craft angels corralled, a brother who can't seem to m

Camelot

Two River Theater
Monmouth County
October 15 - December 14, 2014
A modern take on one of the greatest musicals in the American musical theater canon.

Elf

Paper Mill Playhouse
Essex County
November 26 - January 4, 2015
Elf

The Very Hungry Caterpillar and Other Eric Carle Favorites

Two River Theater
Monmouth County
December 19 - December 22, 2014
Three beloved stories by Eric Carle: The Mixed-Up Chameleon, Little Cloudand The Very Hungry Caterpillarare retold on stage through the magic of evocative music, stunning visual effects and innovative puppetry. An imaginative and delightful hour-long production for our youngest audiences!

Absurd Person Singular

Two River Theater
Monmouth County
January 10 - February 1, 2015
A laugh-out-loud comedy and satirical look at how three English couples deal with their relationships, social standings and the pressures of three successive holiday gatherings. A welcome return to the work of Sir Alan Ayckbourn, who wrote our hit production ofMy Wonderful Day.

Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike

Paper Mill Playhouse
Essex County
January 21 - February 15, 2015
Winner of the 2013 Tony Award for Best Play! Outrageously funny! The master of comedy, Christopher Durang, mixes four distinct characters and dishes up a hilarious stew. “Will Vanya and Sonia ever find happiness?  Will Masha sell the Bucks County farmhouse out from under them?  And will Spike ever put his

The Most Deserving

Dreamcatcher Repertory Theatre
Union County
February 12 - March 1, 2015
The Ellis County Arts Council is giving away the largest artist grant in its history. Now if only they could agree on who is the most deserving. This recent Off-Braodway hit was called a “Frisky new comedy!” by The New York Times and “Smart, HILARIOUS, RIVETING!” by The New Yorker. A New Jersey premie

Guadalupe in the Guest Room

Two River Theater
Monmouth County
February 14 - March 14, 2015
This beautiful new play introduces us to Guadalupe Castillo, a Mexican woman whose daughter’s untimely death leaves her struggling to connect with her American son-in-law and a country whose language she barely speaks.

Your Blues Ain't Sweet Like Mine

Two River Theater
Monmouth County
April 11 - May 3, 2015
When liberal, Upper West Side resident Judith befriends Zeke, a highly educated yet once-homeless man she meets at a soup kitchen, their fragile hold on history begins to slip.   

A Little Shakespeare: A Midsummer Night's Dream

Two River Theater
Monmouth County
April 23 - May 1, 2015
One of Shakespeare’s most famous, magical, and romantic comedies­­—performed in just 90­­ minutes by a cast of local high school students.

Be More Chill

Two River Theater
Monmouth County
May 30 - June 21, 2015
A world premiere musical by two of the most exciting young voices in musical theater, Joe Iconis and Joe Tracz.

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Stages Festival audience. Photo by David Kelly Crow
Stages Festival audience. Photo by David Kelly Crow
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