2022-2023 Season

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NEW JERSEY PERFORMING ARTS CENTER

1 Center St, Newark, NJ

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 12 at 7:30PM

Yo-Yo Ma with New Jersey Symphony
and Dancers from New Jersey Ballet

This landmark event marks 100 years of musical excellence, innovation and inclusion for New Jersey Symphony Orchestra. Join Music Director Xian Zhang and your favorite orchestra musicians for a night to remember. Herald, Holler and Hallelujah, a New Jersey Symphony co-commission from the prolific Wynton Marsalis, will kick off this celebratory evening at NJPAC in Newark with an infusion of jazz melodies that will warm and excite all in attendance. The legendary and groundbreaking cellist Yo-Yo Ma will take center stage to masterfully perform the king of cello concertos: Dvořák’s passionate concerto.
 

To complete this magical evening, dancers from New Jersey Ballet will join the orchestra for a tale of unrequited love in Ginastera’s Four Dances from Estancia.

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New Direction

MAYO PERFORMING ARTS CENTER

100 South St., Morristown, NJ

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 19, 2022 at 8PM

New Jersey Ballet opens its season with New Direction, which will feature three works that point to the new artistic vision Maria Kowroski has for the company as Artistic Director.  The program will feature Who Cares?, by George Balanchine, set to music by George Gershwin bringing out the exuberance of city life, Hallelujah Junction, by Peter Martins, a living locomotive of propulsive vitality, and a world premiere by Harrison Ball, principal dancer with New York City Ballet, with costumes by world renowned fashion designer Zac Posen. This will be New Jersey Ballet's first season as the resident ballet company of MPAC.

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Nutcracker

BERGEN PERFORMING ARTS CENTER

30 North Van Brunt Street, Englewood, NJ 07631

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 3, 2022 at 1:00PM & 4:30PM

SUNDAY, DECEMBER 4, 2022 at 1:00PM & 4:30PM

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Nutcracker

LEVOY THEATRE

126-130 N. High St, Millville, NJ 08332

SUNDAY, DECEMBER 11, 2022

2:00PM & 6:00PM

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Nutcracker

with NJ Symphony Orchestra

MAYO PERFORMING ARTS CENTER

100 South St, Morristown, NJ 07960

Friday, December 16, at 7:30 PM
Saturday, December 17, at 1:00 PM
Saturday, December 17, at 6:00 PM
Sunday, December 18, at 1:00 PM
Sunday, December 18, at 6:00 PM
Thursday, December 22, at 7:30 PM
Friday, December 23, at 7:30 PM
Saturday, December 24, at 1:00 PM
Monday, December 26, at 1:00 PM
Monday, December 26, at 6:00 PM
Tuesday, December 27, at 1:00 PM

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The Sleeping Beauty

Full Length

MAYO PERFORMING ARTS CENTER

100 South St., Morristown, NJ

SATURDAY, MARCH 4, 2023 at 7:30PM

New Jersey Ballet’s full-length The Sleeping Beauty is a three act ballet that will take you on an engaging trip through the classic fairy tale. Full of dazzling variations set to Tchaikovsky’s unforgettable score, New Jersey Ballet’s production will delight the audience with this beloved full-length fairy tale classic.

Once Upon A Time

MAYO PERFORMING ARTS CENTER

100 South St., Morristown, NJ

SUNDAY, MARCH 26, 2023 at 2:00PM

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ARTWORK BY ANDREA SELBY

Once Upon a Time will take your family on an entertaining journey through the magical stories of classical ballet’s timeless masterpieces. Hosted by British actor and former Royal Ballet Principal Dancer, Martin Harvey.

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Spring Forward

MAYO PERFORMING ARTS CENTER

100 South St., Morristown, NJ

SATURDAY, MAY 20, 2023 at 7:30PM

Featuring works by George Balanchine and masterpieces by past and present choreographers.

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Princess Aurora's Wedding

From The Sleeping Beauty

MAYO PERFORMING ARTS CENTER

100 South St., Morristown, NJ

SUNDAY, MAY 21 2023 at 1:30PM & 4:30PM

Guided by a storyteller, the audience will take an engaging trip through the classic fairy tale of The Sleeping Beauty, set to the beautiful score by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky, with the dancers of NJ Ballet bringing the characters to life.