Tired of sending flowers? Give your mom the gift of the arts this Mother's Day! Treat her to a performance, exhibition or another unique experience and create memories that will last a lifetime. Check out the options below or search our complete Event Calendar for more ideas.
7:30 pm; 8:00 pm
$15; MSU undergrads receive one ticket at no additional charge
Artist/composer Laurie Anderson and the visionary Kronos Quartet premiere a new evening-length piece in their first collaboration. The piece will include spoken text, along with about a dozen new songs.
From people in the news to politicians making news, Joy Behar, one of the co-hosts of ABC's The View, has something to say -- and it's always hilarious. It's an evening of topical comedy from the opinionated, insightful and very funny Daytime Emmy-winner.
This award-winning solo performance interweaves Lisa Kron's father's history as a child of the Holocaust with her family's annual trip to an amusement park in Ohio -- a poignant, funny, complex, and uplifting meditation on tragedy, grief, and family.
April 26 - May 12
8:00 pm $25 (General); $20 (Rutgers Alumni, Employees, and Seniors); $15 (Students)
Complete with Shakespeare's usual cross-gender dressing, interfering parents, and sojourns in the forest, this play also includes a pack of Monty-Python bandits and reconciliations so preposterous that they must be ironic.
The forests are not always what they seem in Sondheim's spellbinding, romantic, and brilliant Into the Woods. Weaving everyone's favorite fairy tales together, this delightful and witty musical asks: what happens after happily ever after?
Tour our beautiful park from the perspective of Tom Moran, our Chief Curator and Director of Artistic Development. This tour, full of fascinating details and behind-the-scenes stories, is sure to give you new insight.
Alborada Spanish Dance Theatre's extended family of artists will come together on stage to share stories of their Flamenco journeys and dialogue through dance, music, and spoken word, revealing their passion and commitment to the art of Flamenco.
Amy Schumer is quickly becoming the hottest star in the world of comedy, with her blend of wholesome, girl-next-door looks and edgy comedy. Amy is the creator, star and writer of Inside Amy, her Comedy Central television show which will premiere this spring.
Wheaton Glass: The Art of the Fellowship Exhibition
April 2 - Jan 5, 2014
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
$10 (Adults); $9 (Senior Adults); $7 (Students); Children 5 and under free
In celebration of the Creative Glass Center of America's 30th Anniversary, this invitational exhibit illustrates the wide variety of glass created by this diverse group of international artists, many of whom remain linked by their fellowship experience.
April 18 - May 18
7:30 pm; 8:00 pm $20.50 - $33.50
This Tony Award-winning musical within a play features 1920s-style song and dance numbers. A lonely musical-theater fan plays his favorite cast album on his turntable and the musical literally comes to life in his living room, telling the rambunctious tale of a Broadway starlet in her search to find, and keep, her true love.
Rock-star wannabe Robbie Hart, New Jersey's favorite wedding singer, is always the life of the party until his own fiance leaves him at the altar and then, shot through the heart, he sets out to make every wedding as disastrous as his own. That is until Julia, a winsome waitress, wins his affection.
This tantalizing mystery thriller is set in the English manor house of Andrew Wyke, who lures his wife's lover to the house and convinces him to stage a robbery of her jewelry. Thatproposal sets off a chain of events that leaves the audience trying to decipher who dunnit!
$23, $34, $50 and $10 for students with a valid ID
With the success of the Mozart Requiem last season, Symphony in C again joins forces with Mendelssohn Club to bring you Haydn's masterpiece "The Creation." This will be the only performance in South Jersey and also the grand closing event of our 60th anniversary season.
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