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Bringing Broadway-caliber musical theater to Middlesex County.


Fiddler on the Roof - June 20, 2018 through June 30, 2018
Winner of nine Tony Awards when it debuted in 1964, the popular musical Fiddler on the Roof is the perfect mix of audience-pleasing humor and heart.

Mamma Mia! - July 11, 2018 through July 21, 2018
A mother, a daughter, 3 possible dads & a trip down the aisle you won’t forget! ABBA's timeless songs propel this tale of love, laughter & friendship.

You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown - August 1, 2018 through August 11, 2018
Charlie Brown, Snoopy, Linus, Lucy & the entire Peanuts gang come to life in one of the most beloved family musicals of all time.

All summer performances begin at 8:00 PM
No performaces on Sundays.
Tickets - $7.00,  Senior Citizens - $5.00, Children 12 and Under - Free
Plays-in-the-Park is conveniently located one block south of the Menlo Park Mall off of Route 1, in Edison, N.J. The turn off is called Grandview Avenue. At the top of the short hill make your first right on to Pine Drive and the Park Rangers will guide you to a parking spot.
You can view Box Office Policies here, Driving Directions here, and PIP FAQs here.

2018 Annual Indoor Children's Show:

Junie B. Jones, The Musical

Each October, the backstage area of Plays-in-the-Park is transformed into an intimate, 150 seat performance space where a Children's Musical is performed on weekends. Created by Marcy Heisler and Zina Goldrich, Junie B. Jones, The Musical is a delightful adaptation of four of Barbara Park's best-selling books, brought to life in a genuinely comical (and not strictly-for-kids) musical developed by TheatreworksUSA. Awaken a young person's desire to read with the sassy little diva, Junie B. Jones, and her adventures in first grade. 

Junie B. Jones, The Musical plays at 1 pm and 4pm on October 6, 7, 13, 14, 20, and 21, 2018. 
Click here for more information on the Annual Indoor Children's show.
Click below for information on our Annual Indoor Children's show each October and the holiday tradition of Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat at the State Theatre in New Brunswick.

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Plays-in-the-Park Homepage

Stephen J. Capestro Theater
1 Pine Drive, Edison, NJ 08837
Mailing Address:
PO Box 661, New Brunswick, NJ 08903
Phone - (732) 548-2884
Fax - (732) 548-1484

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