State Theatre New Jersey in New Brunswick

15 Livingston Avenue , New Brunswick, New Jersey 08901

There’s plenty to love at State Theatre New Jersey in New Brunswick, located in the heart of the New Brunswick arts district.

For tickets to State Theatre New Jersey events not involving the NJSO, call 732.246.7469.
For the State Theatre New Jersey’s administrative offices, call 732.247.7200.

Covid Safety Protocols

Patrons attending performances are currently required to either show proof of Covid-19 vaccination via a vaccine card or through an app such as the Docket App OR present a negative COVID-19 PCR test taken within 2–3 days of the performance date.

More information and policies

Directions

Via New Jersey Turnpike
Take Exit 9 and bear right onto Rt. 18N local lanes. Travel approximately three miles, then exit at New St. (exit to the right immediately after overpass). Turn right at third light onto Livingston Ave. State Theatre New Jersey is one half block ahead on the left.

Via I-287
Take Exit 10 (Easton Ave.). Follow Easton Ave. to end at Albany St. Turn left onto Albany and go two blocks to George St. Turn right onto George St. and go four blocks to Livingston Ave. Turn right onto Livingston Ave. State Theatre New Jersey is one half block ahead on the right.

Parking

On-street meter parking is available. Meters are free after 4 pm, 5 pm or 6 pm—please refer to the instructions posted on the meters. Paid-lot parking is available behind the theater and in the Rutgers building garage at the corner of Livingston Ave. and New St.

Parking Notice: The Civic Square Deck requires $10 in exact change (bills) or a credit card for entry. Please allow extra time for parking at this location. Click here for information on alternate parking locations within walking distance of the theater.

Public Transportation

New Jersey Transit provides service to New Brunswick. For rail timetables, visit www.njtransit.com.

Accessibility

For information on venue accessibility, visit the venue’s website or call State Theatre New Jersey’s Box Office at 732.246.7469. If your venue accessibility question is not answered through the venue, the NJSO would be happy to assist. Call NJSO Patron Services at 1.800.ALLEGRO (255.3476).

Additional information on accessibility at NJSO concerts.

Dining & Drink

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Stage Left Steak
Sophisticated place for New American cuisine & many wines plus bar with more casual dining options.
5 Livingston Ave, New Brunswick, NJ 08901—732.828.4444

  • Pre-concert dinner on Saturday, or post-concert dinner for Sunday (not open for lunch).

Catherine Lombardi
Upscale Italian restaurant with homey fare & 2 fireplaces plus a cozy red interior & lively bar.
3 Livingston Ave, New Brunswick, NJ 08901—732.296.9463

  • Pre-concert dinner on Saturday, or post-concert dinner for Sunday (not open for lunch).

Frog and the Peach
Gourmet American restaurant offering creative seasonal cuisine, fine wines & a coveted garden room.
29 Dennis St, New Brunswick, NJ 08901—732.846.3216

  • Pre-concert dinner on Saturday, or post-concert dinner for Sunday (not open for lunch).

Old Man Rafferty’s
Family-friendly American restaurant with big menu of hearty fare, outdoor seating & pub-type feel.
106 Albany St, New Brunswick, NJ 08901—732.846.6153


Other nearby options

Panico’s Brick Oven Pizza
94 Church St, New Brunswick, NJ 08901


Harvest Moon Brewery
392 George St, New Brunswick, NJ 08901

Seating Chart

State Theater New Jersey seating charts

 

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Upcoming Events

More Info for Xian Zhang Conducts Marsalis & Dvořák
Jan 23, 2022 - 3:00pm

Xian Zhang Conducts Marsalis & Dvořák

2021–22 Season

XIAN ZHANG conductor
ERIC OWENS narrator

Performed in Newark and New Brunswick
More Info for Casablanca in Concert
Feb 13, 2022 - 3:00pm

Casablanca in Concert

NJSO at the Movies

CONSTANTINE KITSOPOULOS conductor
NEW JERSEY SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA

"Of all the gin joints, in all the towns, in all the world, she walks into mine." Walk into ours and see Casablanca on the big screen, with live orchestral accompaniment. Cozy up with a loved one as you savor the beautiful visuals, relive the story of Rick and Ilsa's love and experience this classic film.

February 13 performance presented in collaboration with State Theatre New Jersey.

Performed in Morristown, Newark and New Brunswick
More Info for Karen Gomyo Plays Mozart
Feb 20, 2022 - 3:00pm

Karen Gomyo Plays Mozart

2021–22 Season

FABIEN GABEL conductor
KAREN GOMYO violin

Performed in Newark and New Brunswick
More Info for Trifonov Is Back!
Mar 13, 2022 - 3:00pm

Trifonov Is Back!

2021–22 Season

XIAN ZHANG conductor
DANIIL TRIFONOV piano

Performed in Newark, Princeton and New Brunswick
More Info for Beethoven’s Piano Concertos Nos. 1 & 5
Apr 1, 2022 - 8:00pm

Beethoven’s Piano Concertos Nos. 1 & 5

2021–22 Season

XIAN ZHANG conductor
LOUIS LORTIE piano

Performed in Newark and New Brunswick
More Info for Star Wars: A New Hope in Concert
May 12, 2022 - 8:00pm

Star Wars: A New Hope in Concert

NJSO at the Movies

Luke Skywalker begins a journey that will change the galaxy, as he leaves his home planet, battles the evil Empire and learns the ways of the Force. Don’t miss Star Wars: A New Hope in concert, with the New Jersey Symphony Orchestra performing John Williams’ Oscar-winning score live to the complete film.

CONSTANTINE KITSOPOULOS conductor
NEW JERSEY SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA

Performed in New Brunswick, Red Bank and Newark
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More Info for Mozart & Mendelssohn
June 5, 2022 - 3:00pm

Mozart & Mendelssohn

2021–22 Season

XIAN ZHANG conductor
BRENNAN SWEET violin
ELZBIETA WEYMAN viola
KATHLEEN NESTER piccolo

Performed in Newark, Princeton and New Brunswick