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Bringing Broadway-caliber musical theater to Middlesex County.

America the Beautiful

Friday, July 2, 2021 - 8:00pm

Join us VIRTUALLY for a heart-warming and patriotic celebration of the US of A from sea to shining sea! Stars and Stripes Forever, Yankee Doodle Dandy, Anchors Aweigh, New York, New York, a Bugle Boy and of course, God Bless The USA and America The Beautiful are just some of the tunes that will ring out! We hope you can join us on Friday, July 2 at 8:00 pm VIRTUALLY on the Plays-in-the-Park Facebook page as we salute our men and women in uniform.

We dedicate this performance to all members of the Armed Forces – near and far – especially those who have supported Plays-in-the-Park so generously through the years.

Rock, Roll, & Soul
Friday, July 23, 2021 - 8:00pm

“Just let me hear some of that Rock & Roll music…” Sound familiar? Chuck Berry had it right! Who does not love an evening of some great Rock & Roll and a little SOUL!!! There will be a whole lotta shakin’ goin’ on with some Jerry Lee Lewis, a Boy From NYC, a little of Etta James’ At Last and don’t forget Natural Woman, RESPECT, Devil With a Blue Dress On, Shake Rattle Roll, and Runaway to name a few. The list goes on and on. We hope you can join us on Friday, July 23 at 8:00 pm VIRTUALLY on the Plays-in-the-Park Facebook page as we Rock and Roll with Soul!

To Be Announced
Friday, August 13, 2021 - 8:00pm

Our 3rd show of the summer is TBA!! We will keep you posted and we hope you can join us on Friday, August 13th at 8:00 pm VIRTUALLY on the Plays-in-the-Park Facebook page. Stay tuned!

Something Rotten!, Cinderella and A Chorus Line have been moved to our 2022 season. Click here for more information!

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.

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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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