Count Basie Center for the Arts in Red Bank

99 Monmouth Street , Red Bank, New Jersey 07701

Enjoy the NJSO 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 NJSO, call 732.842.9000
For Count Basie Center for the Arts administration, call 732.224.8778.

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 NJSO Patron Services at 1.800.ALLEGRO (255.3476).

Additional information on accessibility at NJSO 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

2020–21 Season Count Basie Center for the Arts seating charts 

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Upcoming Events

More Info for RESCHEDULED: Star Wars: The Force Awakens in Concert
Apr 17, 2020 - 8:00pm

RESCHEDULED: Star Wars: The Force Awakens in Concert

This concert has been rescheduled to March 2021

This concert has been rescheduled. More Info.

Performed in Red Bank, Newark and New Brunswick
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More Info for Season Finale: Mozart’s Piano Concerto No. 24
June 6, 2020 - 8:00pm

Season Finale: Mozart’s Piano Concerto No. 24

2019–20 Season

XIAN ZHANG conductor
LOUIS LORTIE piano

Performed in Newark, Princeton and Red Bank
More Info for Opening Weekend: Beethoven’s Seventh Symphony
Oct 10, 2020 - 8:00pm

Opening Weekend: Beethoven’s Seventh Symphony

Jennifer Koh performs a new violin concerto by Newark’s Tyshawn Sorey.

XIAN ZHANG conductor
JENNIFER KOH violin

Performed in Newark and Red Bank
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More Info for Mozart & Brahms
Nov 7, 2020 - 8:00pm

Mozart & Brahms

Mozart’s Piano Concerto No. 25 performed by Mexican-born pianist Jorge Federico Osorio.

JUN MÄRKL conductor
JORGE FEDERICO OSORIO piano

Performed in Newark, Princeton, Red Bank and New Brunswick
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More Info for Jurassic Park in Concert
Nov 27, 2020 - 8:00pm

Jurassic Park in Concert

Special Concert—See it on the big screen as the NJSO plays the score live.

Featuring visually stunning imagery and groundbreaking special effects, the action-packed adventure of Jurassic Park pits man against prehistoric predators in the ultimate battle for survival. Experience this epic film in HD with the NJSO performing John Williams’ iconic score live to picture. Welcome … to Jurassic Park!

Performed in Red Bank, Newark and New Brunswick
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More Info for The Gershwins’ Porgy and Bess
Jan 30, 2021 - 8:00pm

The Gershwins’ Porgy and Bess

2021 Winter Festival Week III: Gershwin & the Sounds of America

XIAN ZHANG conductor
CHRIS KOMER horn
MORGAN STATE UNIVERSITY CHOIR | Eric Conway, director

Performed in Princeton, Red Bank and Newark
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More Info for Chopin’s First Piano Concerto
Mar 13, 2021 - 8:00pm

Chopin’s First Piano Concerto

Also featuring Tchaikovsky’s Symphony No. 2, “Little Russian”

XIAN ZHANG conductor
HAOCHEN ZHANG piano

Performed in Newark, Princeton, Red Bank and New Brunswick
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More Info for Star Wars: The Force Awakens in Concert
Mar 19, 2021 - 8:00pm

Star Wars: The Force Awakens in Concert

Special Concert—See it on the big screen as the NJSO plays the score live.

Thirty years after the defeat of the Empire, Luke Skywalker has vanished, and a new threat has risen: The First Order, led by the mysterious Supreme Leader Snoke and his enforcer, Kylo Ren. General Leia Organa’s military force, the Resistance—and unlikely heroes brought together by fate—are the galaxy’s only hope. Experience the complete film with the NJSO performing John Williams’ thrilling score live.

Performed in Red Bank, Newark and New Brunswick
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More Info for POSTPONED: Star Wars: The Last Jedi in Concert
Mar 19, 2021 - 8:00pm

POSTPONED: Star Wars: The Last Jedi in Concert

In Lucasfilm’s Star Wars: The Last Jedi, the Skywalker saga continues as the heroes of The Force Awakens join galactic legends in an epic adventure that unlocks age-old mysteries of the Force and shocking revelations of the past. Experience this thrilling film like never before as the NJSO performs Oscar®-winning composer John Williams’ exhilarating score live.

Performed in Red Bank, Newark and New Brunswick
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More Info for Mendelssohn’s ‘Italian’ Symphony
May 8, 2021 - 8:00pm

Mendelssohn’s ‘Italian’ Symphony

Also featuring works by Mozart, Rossini and Vivaldi with NJSO soloists

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

Performed in Red Bank and New Brunswick
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More Info for Alma Deutscher Debuts with the NJSO
May 22, 2021 - 8:00pm

Alma Deutscher Debuts with the NJSO

Special Concert

ALMA DEUTSCHER composer, violin, piano
MICHAEL FRANCIS conductor

Program to include selections from:
ALMA DEUTSCHER Violin Concerto
ALMA DEUTSCHER Piano Concerto

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