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1 Pine Drive, Edison, New Jersey, 08837

2019 Summer Season

Click here for information on the 2019 season at Plays-in-the-Park!

Evita runs from June 19, 2019 through June 29, 2019. No performance Sunday, June 23, 2019.
Newsies runs from July 10, 2019 through July 20, 2019. No performance Sunday, July 14, 2019.
The Addams Family runs from July 31, 2019 through August 10, 2019. No performance Sunday, August 4, 2019.
​Welcome to Plays-in-the-Park! A unique government sponsored outdoor amphitheater, presenting 3 full-scaled musicals each summer, an indoor children’s musical each October, and an annual production of Joseph & the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat each December at the State Theatre in New Brunswick. The Stephen J. Capestro Theater is located in the beautiful Roosevelt Park in Edison, New Jersey.

All summer performances begin at 8:00 PM.

No performances 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.

Help Us Feed Those in Need!


Plays-in-the-Park is proud to partner with Middlesex County, the Middlesex County Improvement Authority, MCFOODS, and Feeding Middlesex County by collecting nutritious food for those residents in need.

Won't you please help?

Bring a non-perishable food item with you to your next visit to Plays-in-the-Park. All donations will go to MCFOODS, the County food bank.  For more information on MCFOODS, visit their website or call 609-409-5033.  For more information on Feeding Middlesex County, visit their website or call 732-723-8106.

Official Rainouts

The following dates were official rainouts. If you have a ticket stub from any performances listed below, you may use them by exchanging the stub at the box office for a new ticket. Rain checks/cancelled shows are valid up to one year from the date of issue and can be used for any of our summer performances.

The Rain Check Line will open 3 minutes after the Box Office line opens. Only one chair is allowed for each Rain Check stub.


Click here for more information on our Weather Policy.

Stephen J. Capestro Theater
1 Pine Drive, Edison, NJ 08837
Phone - (732) 548-2884
Fax - (732) 548-1484

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