Algonquin Arts Theatre

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.

Fahrenheit 451
February 25
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.
Taming of the Shrew
March 15
The Taming of the Shrew tells the story of Katherina, the elder of Baptista's two daughters, and Petruchio who takes on the challenge of 'taming' her.
The Jungle Book
April 4
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
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
Experience the tale of an unlikely friendship between a crazy cat, Pete, and his ultra-organized owner, Jimmy.
The Crucible
May 15
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
This funny and uplifting new musical shows how the power of true friendship can last a lifetime.
Joe Holiday's Reading Rocks
May 31
A combination of stage magic, music, audience participation and comedy, and of course, reading!