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New Jersey Performing Arts Center

1 Center St, Newark, NJ 07102-4501
+1 973-642-8989
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Beautiful venue

My family and I attended my daughter's graduation from Seton Hall Law School at NJPAC. This is a... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
EKRN
via mobile
Fabulous orchestra performance

We were fortunate enough to enjoy a fabulous performance from a Munich orchestra and a stunning... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Mantequia
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good25%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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1 Center St, Newark, NJ 07102-4501
Newark Central Business District
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My family and I attended my daughter's graduation from Seton Hall Law School at NJPAC. This is a beautiful venue, and had very helpful staff. We were seated in a second tier box. The only issue was that we could only see 5/8 of the...More

Thank EKRN
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were fortunate enough to enjoy a fabulous performance from a Munich orchestra and a stunning presentation of a piano piece written for only the left hand, played by their pianist. It was so incredible, I was sitting on the edge of my seat. The...More

Thank Mantequia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very beautiful establishment,the staff was friendly and helpful.My only issue was the air conditioning was not turned up enough

Thank jayhube
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A pleasant surprise, such a beatific facility and with in walking distance of great parking and excellent restaurants. We saw Young Frankenstein with a guest appearance from Mel Brooks. He was hilarious. I am so glad I got to see him and hear his stories...More

Thank Bobbie Jo D
Reviewed 8 May 2017

We went to a performance on Shen Yun. It was just spectacular. The theater itself is lovely. We sat in a box on the third tier (Box E), and the view was surprisingly good - we only lost a small corner of the stage, really...More

Thank KosherAndGlutenFree
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Visited NJPAC for a concert and it was a blast. The seating appeared to be great no matter where you were at.

Thank JennyValleyStreamNY
Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

Wow! This is the way a concert/stage venue should be. Starting with the parking, purchase a ParkWhiz parking pass when you purchase your tickets. Plenty of off-street parking attached to the venue. Excellent accommodations for handicapped parking, right at the entrance. Parking staff was very...More

Thank FromDelcoPA
Reviewed 23 April 2017

Saw a terrific play there Friday night. Large jazz show coincident. The main lobby is visually spectacular - a real anchor for the arts downtown. Multiple halls for all sorts of events. Well marked - convenient to parking.

1  Thank rbrech
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

The arts center is a beautiful work of architecture. I was very impressed, our seat were easy to find once someone pointed us in the right direction. Our seats were all the way at the top so it was a little steep. The railing in...More

1  Thank Jaime J
Reviewed 11 April 2017

I was there for the Trevor Noah show at 10:00 PM. The lines to get into the theater were long and very unorganized. Once inside the Show was good, but while leaving the line to pay for Parking was very long and slow process. After...More

1  Thank pemmireddy
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I am looking to Purchase tickets (Prudential Hall) can't decide whether I should get grand center, tier 1 or tier 2 Note: My spouse is very tall and needs leg Room.
7 June 2017|
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Response from Gemini27 | Reviewed this property |
Don't go any higher than tier 1, I personally only do box seat depending on what your going to see grand tier is good but if it's a concert not so good as people stand in front of you and you can't see when they do.
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arlene m
Can you still have a nice view even if you are seated in tier 4? Advice on where to seat with a cheaper ticket like 100.00?
23 March 2017|
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Response from Gemini27 | Reviewed this property |
I would never purchase tier 4 seats
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Margaret3372
Are box seats at nj pac dangerous for small children?
14 March 2017|
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Response from jbmathusek | Reviewed this property |
Only if you don't control them but in reality I rarely see children at these events
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