Education Series

The Education Series at Algonquin Arts Theatre features daytime performances that cater to school groups. The programming features a variety of theatre, music and more that is most appropriate for students. Adults and seniors may enjoy some of the programs, especially Rising Stars and Newark Boys Chorus.

Many of these titles sell out in advance based on school reservations. Individual tickets are available to titles that feature a 'Buy Tickets' button in the descriptions below.

Schools and groups should contact Julie Nagy by calling 732-528-9224 to make Education Series reservations.

Rising Stars
November 14
Classical musicians, both vocal and instrumental, from New Jersey high schools perform classic works.
Newark Boys Chorus
December 5
Enjoy a medley of holiday favorites with Newark's "Musical Ambassadors", the Newark Boys Chorus
A Charlie Brown Christmas
December 14
The Education Series presentation of A Charlie Brown Christmas, adapted from the animated television special.
Harriet Tubman & The Underground Railroad
February 8, 2019
This stirring drama with music is a classic tribute to the great American who freed herself and hundreds of her people from the bonds of slavery.
Fahrenheit 451
February 25, 2019
This classic American novel presents a frightening vision of the future: where fireman don't put out fires - they start them in order to burn books.
The Jungle Book
April 4, 2019
Join young Mowgli as he learns the laws of the jungle in this time-honored adventure. Discover as Mowgli faces his fear and foils his nemesis the tiger Shere Khan.
Madeline & The Bad Hat
April 11, 2019
This amusing tale traces the adventures of a young Parisian girl who eventually learns that first impressions aren't everything.
Pete the Cat
May 14, 2019
Experience the tale of an unlikely friendship between a crazy cat, Pete, and his ultra-organized owner, Jimmy.
The Crucible
May 15, 2019
Arthur Miller's searing drama, inspired by the McCarthy era, comes to vivid new life in the National Players' bare-knuckle staging
Your Alien
May 16, 2019
This funny and uplifting new musical shows how the power of true friendship can last a lifetime.
Joe Holiday's Reading Rocks
May 31, 2019
A combination of stage magic, music, audience participation and comedy, and of course, reading!