More Info for Nimbus Dance with the Music of Nina Simone & Nancy Wilson
Nov 14, 2019 
2019-20 season

Nimbus Dance with the Music of Nina Simone & Nancy Wilson

Featuring the NJSO Chamber Players

The NJSO Chamber Players take the stage in collaboration with the Nimbus Dance Company and NJPAC. Part one of this three-part series explores the vibrant and powerful fusion of live music and dance on the Victoria Theater stage. The performance features a world premiere written for the NJSO ensemble, as well as choreography set to the music of jazz legends Nina Simone and Nancy Wilson.

This program is presented by NJPAC. For more information and tickets, please visit njpac.org or call 1.888.GO.NJPAC.

Performed in Newark
More Info for Family: Peter and the Wolf
Nov 16, 2019 
2019-20 season

Family: Peter and the Wolf

2019–20 Season Family Series

TONG CHEN conductor
RUBÉN RENGEL violin 
NYGEL WITHERSPOON cello

Join the NJSO and a guest narrator for this timeless fairy tale, in which charming melodies and fantastical characters introduce the different instruments of the orchestra.

Performed in Newark
More Info for NJSO Youth Orchestras’ Winter Concert
More Info for Rachmaninoff’s Third Piano Concerto
Dec 5 - 8, 2019 
2019-20 season

Rachmaninoff’s Third Piano Concerto

Featuring pianist George Li

XIAN ZHANG conductor
GEORGE LI piano

Performed in Newark and New Brunswick
More Info for The Irish Tenors with the NJSO
Dec 10, 2019 
2019-20 season

The Irish Tenors with the NJSO

THE IRISH TENORS
Members of the NEW JERSEY SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA

Get in the spirit of the season when The Irish Tenors: Christmas/Holiday Tour 2019 comes to bergenPAC with members of the New Jersey Symphony Orchestra for a joyful night of traditional and secular holiday songs, including favorites like “We Three Kings,” “O! Holy Night,” “White Christmas” and “Jingle Bell Rock.” The Irish Tenors have been the acknowledged Celtic music kings since arriving on the scene with their 1998 PBS special and have performed on the biggest stages around the world.

Performed in Englewood
More Info for New Jersey Ballet’s Nutcracker with the NJSO
Dec 13 - 27, 2019 
2019-20 season

New Jersey Ballet’s Nutcracker with the NJSO

2019–20 Season

An annual seasonal favorite enchants youngsters and grown-ups alike with splendid dancing, live orchestra, eye-popping special effects and a touch of holiday magic.

TCHAIKOVSKY The Nutcracker
Based on The Nutcracker and the Mouse King by E. T. A. Hoffman

Performed in Morristown
More Info for Handel’s Messiah
Dec 20 - 22, 2019 
2019-20 season

Handel’s Messiah

Featuring guest conductor Roderick Cox

RODERICK COX conductor
SARAH SHAFER soprano
J’NAI BRIDGES mezzo-soprano
FREDERICK BALLENTINE tenor
DOUGLAS WILLIAMS bass-baritone
MONTCLAIR STATE UNIVERSITY SINGERS | Heather J. Buchanan, conductor

Performed in Princeton and Newark
More Info for Prokofiev’s Romeo and Juliet
Jan 3 - 5, 2020 
2019-20 season

Prokofiev’s Romeo and Juliet

2020 Winter Festival: In the Spotlight

XIAN ZHANG conductor
INON BARNATAN piano

Performed in Newark, Red Bank and Morristown
More Info for Mozart’s Don Giovanni
Jan 9 - 12, 2020 
2019-20 season

Mozart’s Don Giovanni

2020 Winter Festival: In the Spotlight

XIAN ZHANG conductor
ERIC WYRICK violin
Singers from the METROPOLITAN OPERA’S LINDEMANN YOUNG ARTIST DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM

Performed in Englewood, Newark and New Brunswick
More Info for Wagner’s The Ring Without Words
Jan 17 - 19, 2020 
2019-20 season

Wagner’s The Ring Without Words

2020 Winter Festival: In the Spotlight

XIAN ZHANG conductor
SIMON TRPČESKI piano

Performed in Princeton, New Brunswick and Newark
More Info for Lunar New Year Celebration Gala
Jan 25, 2020 
2019-20 season

Lunar New Year Celebration Gala

Location: New Jersey Performing Arts Center in Newark

More Info for Lunar New Year Concert and Celebration
Jan 25, 2020 
2019-20 season

Lunar New Year Concert and Celebration

2019–20 Season

XIAN ZHANG conductor
Soloists, performers and program details to be announced.

Performed in Newark