Count Basie Center for the Arts in Red Bank

99 Monmouth Street, Red Bank, New Jersey 07701

Enjoy the New Jersey Symphony Orchestra in the ornate surroundings of the Count Basie Center for the Arts in Red Bank, which is conveniently located near great restaurants and free parking.

For tickets to Count Basie Center for the Arts events not involving the New Jersey Symphony Orchestra, call 732.842.9000
For Count Basie Center for the Arts administration, call 732.224.8778.

Covid Safety Protocols

Patrons attending performances are required to abide by the safety protocols of the venue. Please visit the venue's website prior to attending your performance for the latest safety protocol information.

More information and policies

Directions

Via Garden State Parkway
Take GSP local lanes to Exit 109. If exiting from GSP N, turn right onto Rt. 520 E (Newman Springs Rd). If exiting from GSP S, turn left after toll onto Rt. 520 E. Take Newman Springs Rd./Rt. 520 to the “T” intersection at Broad St. (about two miles). Turn left on Broad St. and go straight over the train tracks. Turn left at the fourth traffic light onto Monmouth St. Count Basie Theatre is on the left, just past the first traffic light at Maple Ave.

Parking

On-street parking is available around the theatre. Meters are free after 6 pm. There are metered municipal lots to the east of Maple Avenue (Route 35). Parking at the train station is free after 11 am. Please do not park in the Boro Hall parking lot directly across the street from the theater, as your vehicle will be towed at your expense unless you park in one of the limited number of handicapped parking spaces, in which case your handicap placard must be displayed. More parking information.

Public Transportation

New Jersey Transit provides service to Red Bank. For rail timetables visit www.njtransit.com.

Accessibility

For information on venue accessibility, visit the venue’s website or call Count Basie’s Box Office at 732.842.9000. If your venue accessibility question is not answered through the venue, the NJSO would be happy to assist. Call New Jersey Symphony Orchestra Patron Services at 1.800.ALLEGRO (255.3476).

Additional information on accessibility at New Jersey Symphony Orchestra concerts.

Dining & Drink

Buona Sera
Formal restaurant with ornate decor dishes classic Italian favorites & a long list of wines.
50 Maple Ave, Red Bank, NJ 07701—732.530.5858

  • Pre or Post-concert meal, open late.

Jamian's Food & Drink
Casual restaurant & bar with local art & a lively atmosphere.
79 Monmouth St, Red Bank, NJ 07701—732.747.8050

  • Pre or Post-concert meal, open late.

Juanito's
Mexican standards & tableside guacamole in a traditionally decorated space with a BYOB policy.
159 Monmouth St, Red Bank, NJ 07701—732.747.9118

  • Pre-concert dinner

Other nearby options

Teak
Sleek decor & a lively bar scene set the tone for creative Asian cooking, sushi, wine & cocktails.
64 Monmouth St, Red Bank, NJ 07701—732.747.5775


Sogo Sushi
60 Monmouth St, Red Bank, NJ 07701—732.530.9688


Elsie's Sub Shop
74 Monmouth St, Red Bank, NJ 07701—732.741.7682

Seating Chart

Count Basie Center for the Arts seating charts 

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Upcoming Events

More Info for Yefim Bronfman Plays Rachmaninoff
Oct 8, 2022 - 8:00pm

Yefim Bronfman Plays Rachmaninoff

Opening Weekend! New Jersey Symphony Classical

Xian Zhang conductor
Yefim Bronfman piano
Nimbus Dance Company
New Jersey Symphony

Performed in Newark, Red Bank and Morristown
More Info for Jaws in Concert
Oct 28, 2022 - 8:00pm

Jaws in Concert

New Jersey Symphony at the Movies

Nicholas Hersh conductor
New Jersey Symphony

The original summer movie blockbuster, with an Academy Award®-winning score by composer John Williams, Jaws is an unforgettable film-with-live-orchestra experience!

In the words of Chief Brody, “You’re gonna need a bigger boat!”

Performed in Red Bank, Newark and New Brunswick
More Info for Hilary Hahn & Xian Zhang Unite!
Jan 28, 2023 - 8:00pm

Hilary Hahn & Xian Zhang Unite!

New Jersey Symphony Classical

Xian Zhang conductor
Hilary Hahn violin
New Jersey Symphony

Performed in Red Bank and Newark
More Info for The Best of John Williams
Feb 24, 2023 - 8:00pm

The Best of John Williams

New Jersey Symphony Special Concert - Symphony Celebration

Damon Gupton conductor
New Jersey Symphony

Celebrate the music of iconic composer John Williams as your New Jersey Symphony brings to life some of his most legendary film scores. Relive the magic themes of Harry Potter, Jaws, Star Wars, Jurassic Park and more!

Note: John Williams does not appear on this performance. This concert features selections from John Williams’ scores; no film projection.

Performed in Red Bank, Newark and New Brunswick
More Info for New Jersey Symphony Stars
Mar 18, 2023 - 8:00pm

New Jersey Symphony Stars

New Jersey Symphony Classical

Xian Zhang conductor
Eric Wyrick violin
Ha Young Jung bass
Chris Komer horn
Garth Greenup trumpet
Nayoung Baek cello
New Jersey Symphony

Performed in Newark, Princeton, Red Bank and Morristown
More Info for Symphonie fantastique
Apr 29, 2023 - 8:00pm

Symphonie fantastique

New Jersey Symphony Classical

Gemma New conductor
George Li piano
New Jersey Symphony

Performed in Newark, Red Bank and Morristown
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More Info for Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back in Concert
May 19, 2023 - 8:00pm

Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back in Concert

New Jersey Symphony at the Movies

Constantine Kitsopoulos conductor
New Jersey Symphony

Coming to New Jersey from a galaxy far, far away—experience Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back like never before as your New Jersey Symphony performs John Williams’ Oscar-winning score live to the entire film. “You must feel the Force around you ...”

Performed in Morristown, Red Bank, Newark and New Brunswick
More Info for Season Finale with Joshua Bell
June 10, 2023 - 8:00pm

Season Finale with Joshua Bell

New Jersey Symphony Classical

Xian Zhang conductor
Joshua Bell violin
New Jersey Symphony

Performed in Newark and Red Bank