Music and Theater: 2022

Rich and varied, music in Northwest New Jersey is just the ticket for evenings that end on high notes. Your musical destination is never very far away and often the price can't be beat.


Saturday, June 25 • TOBY WALKER. Performance by the award-winning blues player with a workshop prior to the show.. Friends of Ramsaysburg, Delaware.


Sunday, June 26 • GIRALDA MUSIC AND ARTS FESTIVAL. Music performed by the New Jersey Symphony Orchestra, an art show and sale, a picnic contest with fabulous prizes, kids’ activities, and the relaxed atmosphere of the beautiful lawns of the former Dodge estate.. Morris Arts, Madison. 973/285-5115


Sunday, June 26 • MOSS HENRY & BRYOPHYTES. Unrepentant Honky Tonk. Shippen Manor Concerts, Oxford. 908/453-4381


Sunday, July 3 • DREW NUGENT & MIDNIGHT SOCIETY. 1920s & 30s Jazz. Shippen Manor Concerts, Oxford. 908/453-4381


Monday, July 4 • INDEPENDENCE DAY FIREWORKS. The Fabulous Greaseband will perform the best of the 50s, 60s, 70s, 80s, and 90s rock and roll. The NJ 3rd Regiment Revolutionary War encampment will be onsite. Park visitors should bring lawn chairs or blankets while they enjoy time in the park before the Independence Day fireworks begin. Picnic baskets are allowed but alcohol is prohibited. Personal fireworks are not allowed.. Somerset Concert Series in the Park, Bridgewater. 908/722-1200


July 7 – July 17 • RENT. NEXTstage Rep performs La Vie Boheme! Jonathan Larson's iconic Pulitzer Prize-winning musical that shaped a generation of audiences and taught us all to measure our life in love.. Centenary Stage Company, Hackettstown. 908/979-0900


Saturday, July 9 • AMANI: CARIBBEAN CALYPSO. . Morris Museum Jazz on the Back Deck, Morristown. 973/971-3700


Sunday, July 10 • NABODACH. Scottish Electric Fusion. Shippen Manor Concerts, Oxford. 908/453-4381


Thursday, July 14 • CAPTAIN JACK BAND. Billy Joel Tribute. Hunterdon Parks Music Under the Stars, Readington Township. 908/782-1158


Saturday, July 16 • KARL LATHAM QUARTET. The celebrated drummer with Martin Pizarrelli on upright bass, Guitarist David O'Rourke. Friends of Ramsaysburg, Delaware.


Sunday, July 17 • AM GOLD. New York City based tribute band, performing the adult-contemporary hit songs from the late 1970s through the mid 1980s.. Somerset Concert Series in the Park, Bridgewater. 908/722-1200


Sunday, July 17 • JERSEY SOUND. Doo Wop. Shippen Manor Concerts, Oxford. 908/453-4381


Thursday, July 21 • DAN LEVINSON. . Morris Museum Jazz on the Back Deck, Morristown. 973/971-3700


Thursday, July 21 • HUNTERDON HARMONIZERS. Central Jersey’s leading contemporary quartet will return to the stage with their upbeat 4-part harmonies.. Hunterdon Parks Music Under the Stars, Readington Township. 908/782-1158


Saturday, July 23 • DESTINATION MOTOWN. The Sensational Soul Cruisers are an 11 man horn group fronted by four soulful vocalists who pay homage and tribute to the very best of the 60’s, 70’s & 80’s Old School, Classic Soul, RnB, Motown and Disco.  With a lifetime of study and hard work, this group captures and emulates the distinctive style, skill and choreography of a classic show band working together to deliver the ultimate Soul Cruisers dance party!. Centenary Stage Company, Hackettstown. 908/979-0900


Saturday, July 23 • SOURLAND MUSIC FESTIVAL. The festival celebrates the character and beauty of the New Jersey Sourlands and supports planning and conservatory efforts. . Sourland Planning Council, Ringoes. 609/397-1233


Sunday, July 24 • RADIO NASHVILLE. Every country song tells a Story, and Radio Nashville does just that, with a show that’s one big party.. Somerset Concert Series in the Park, Bridgewater. 908/722-1200


Sunday, July 24 • PYRENESIA. Gypsy Folk and Hot Jazz. Shippen Manor Concerts, Oxford. 908/453-4381


Thursday, July 28 • BEST OF THE EAGLES. . Hunterdon Parks Music Under the Stars, Readington Township. 908/782-1158


July 28 – August 7 • THE MARVELOUS WONDERETTES. NEXTstage Rep performs the smash Off-Broadway hit that takes you to the 1958 Springfield High School prom, where we meet Betty Jean, Cindy Lou, Missy, and Suzy: four girls with hopes and dreams as big as their crinoline skirts! . Centenary Stage Company, Hackettstown. 908/979-0900


Saturday, July 30 • ANTOINETTE MONTAGUE. . Morris Museum Jazz on the Back Deck, Morristown. 973/971-3700


Sunday, July 31 • STAN ZIZKA’S DELSATINS. . Somerset Concert Series in the Park, Bridgewater. 908/722-1200


Sunday, July 31 • GITAN MAGIQUE. Steeped in the 1930s French jazz of Django Rienhart and Stephan Grapelli, but with contemporary attitude, Gitan Magique performs unique arrangements of well known jazz and classical repertoire as well as engaging original works. Enjoy the farm’s delicious foods which are available for purchase. Seating will be on the farmhouse lawn, with reservations limited in order to observe social distance guidelines. Family friendly, BYOB. No dogs please.. Bobolink Dairy and Bakeyard, Milford. 908/864-7277


Sunday, July 31 • THIS WAY TO THE EGRESS. Dark Cabaret/Steam Punk. Shippen Manor Concerts, Oxford. 908/453-4381


Thursday, August 4 • DANNY JONOKUCHI . . Morris Museum Jazz on the Back Deck, Morristown. 973/971-3700


Thursday, August 4 • SOUTHERN STEEL. Lynyrd Skynyrd tribute.. Hunterdon Parks Music Under the Stars, Readington Township. 908/782-1158


Saturday, August 6 • CHESTER MUSIC FESTIVAL. . Chester Business Association, Chester. 908/879-2900


Sunday, August 7 • THE LAUNCH BAND. Tribute to Queen, Styx, and Boston. Somerset Concert Series in the Park, Bridgewater. 908/722-1200


Sunday, August 7 • CIROTTI AND COMPANY. Americana Roots. Shippen Manor Concerts, Oxford. 908/453-4381


Sunday, August 14 • EPIC SOUL. . Somerset Concert Series in the Park, Bridgewater. 908/722-1200


Sunday, August 14 • STONE HEARTH BLUEGRASS BAND. . Shippen Manor Concerts, Oxford. 908/453-4381


Sunday, August 21 • SUPERNOVA. Festival Jazz: classic and modern jazz with a jam vibe, from Chick Corea, Pat Methany, and John Scofield to classic 60's funky jazz like Eddie Henderson and Wes Montgomery.. Bobolink Dairy and Bakeyard, Milford. 908/864-7277


Sunday, August 21 • KINDERHOOK. Country & Folk. Shippen Manor Concerts, Oxford. 908/453-4381


Sunday, August 28 • ALEX RADUS. Contemporary/jazz guitarist. Friends of Ramsaysburg, Delaware.


Sunday, August 28 • DULCIMER BOYS. Gospel, Folk, Traditional. Shippen Manor Concerts, Oxford. 908/453-4381


Friday, September 2 • PINE LEAF BOYS. Louisiana's finest have made a name for presenting their own inimitable brand of Louisiana music with youthful exuberance, blending the sounds of Cajun, Zydeco, Swamp-Pop, Country, and Soul. Don’t miss this special show!. Shippen Manor Concerts, Oxford. 908/453-4381


Sunday, September 4 • PADDY AND THE PALE BOYS. Irish Pub Music. Shippen Manor Concerts, Oxford. 908/453-4381


Saturday, September 24 • LAUREL CANYON. The season opening Curtain Up performance is an acoustic tribute to the music of Crosby, Stills, Nash and Young.. Centenary Stage Company, Hackettstown. 908/979-0900


Friday, September 30-3 • A YEAR WITH FROG AND TOAD. Young Audience Series. Centenary Stage Company, Hackettstown. 908/979-0900


October 10 – October 30 • MY WITCH: THE MARGARET HAMILTON STORIES. The story of Margaret Hamilton, whose Wicked Witch of the West has left an indelible mark on us all. (Fringe Festival). Centenary Stage Company, Hackettstown. 908/979-0900


Thursday, October 13-16 • THE ARTIST WILL BE WITH YOU IN A MOMENT. An immersive audience experience in a solo comic performance as an artist, performer, and clown. (Fringe Festival). Centenary Stage Company, Hackettstown. 908/979-0900


Thursday, November 3-7 • LIVING DEAD IN DENMARK. An action-adventure/horror sequel to William Shakespeare's Hamlet performed by NEXTstage Rep.. Centenary Stage Company, Hackettstown. 908/979-0900


December 1 – December 11 • CINDERELLA. Family Holiday Spectacular!. Centenary Stage Company, Hackettstown. 908/979-0900


Friday, December 16-18 • THE NUTCRACKER. The talented young dancers of the New Jersey Civic Youth Ballet, Warren County's only non-profit ballet company, featuring professional dancers from around the world.. Centenary Stage Company, Hackettstown. 908/979-0900

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