Center for the Arts

Center for the Arts

The NJCU Center for the Arts brings the University's cultural offerings
together under one creative umbrella.
 
With New York City just across the river, the NJCU Center for the Arts is a cultural hub of North Jersey, hosting guest artists and speakers in the performing, visual, film, and literary arts, alongside student presentations. We look forward to seeing you at events on campus and in the community.

FEATURED EVENTS

West Point Band-photo by Ernie Tacsik

WEST POINT BAND

Monday, April 30 | 7:00pm
Margaret Williams Theatre

FREE with RSVP

The West Point Band traces its history to the American Revolution and, since then, it has evolved into one of the most impressive performing groups in the world. The program features toe-tapping military marches, selections from Mussorgsky’s masterpiece, Pictures at an Exhibition, and a medley from Les Miserables.

 

Symphony of Winds and Percussion Photo
NJCU ORCHESTRA

Lou Kosma, conductor
Sunday, April 29 | 3:00 p.m.
Margaret Wlliams Theatre

FREE with RSVP

The program includes Johann Sebastian Bach's cantata, Weichet nur, betrübte Schatten, BWV 202, and Nino Rota's Divertimento Concertante for Double Bass and Orchestra, with Jeremy McCoy, double bass with the Metropolitan Opera Orchestra.

 
 
 

Gabriel Alegria Photo
THE GABRIEL ALGERIA AFRO-PERUVIAN SEXTET

Thursday, May 3 | 7:00 p.m.
West Side Theatre
$15 general / $5 students and seniors
TICKETS HERE

“A highly sympatico blend of North American improv and South American beats.”—The Wall Street Journal

The Gabriel Alegria Afro-Peruvian Sextet, led by NJCU’s Jazz Studies Director Gabriel Alegria, has won audiences across the globe with its infectious rhythms and original compositions. An evening of irrepressible Latin jazz music, with guest percussion master Hugo Alcazar.

 

 

 

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SPRING SCHEDULE

VENUES

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Margaret Williams Theatre
Hepburn Hall

West Side Theatre
285 West Side Avenue

Ingalls Recital Hall
Rossey Hall, Room 101

Gothic Lounge
Hepburn Hall, Room 202

Visual Arts Gallery
Visual Arts Building
100 Culver Avenue, ground level
(201)200-2496

Harold B. Lemmerman Gallery
Hepburn Hall, Room 323
(201)200-3246

Business School
Harborside Financial Center, Jersey City

BOX OFFICE

Tickets may be purchased in advance online or in person at the box office, which opens one hour prior to performances.

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