Live From Newark: Comedy, Music and Drama From The Rutgers/ NJIT Theatre Program

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The combined talents of Rutgers University-Newark and NJIT students and faculty will result in two spring productions by the Rutgers/NJIT Theatre Program, a successful, decades-long theatrical partnership between Rutgers University in Newark and the New Jersey Institute of Technology.  The plays are offered at unbeatable prices, ranging from free (children under 15) to $12.  All programs, dates and locations are subject to change.  Both Bradley  Hall and Kupfrian Hall are handicapped-accessible. (Pictured: A 2009 production of “Pippin.”)

TICKETS: Students/senior citizens, $10; general admission:  $12; children under 15: free.  To purchase tickets online go to
Information/reservations, 973/596-3457, or

March 5, 6, 7, 8, at 7 p.m.; March 9, at 2:30 p.m.
Bat Boy; Jim Wise Theatre, Kupfrian Hall, NJIT Campus
Story and book by Keythe Farley and Brian Flemming; music and lyrics
by Laurence o’Keefe; directed by Michael Kerley

April 30, May 1, 2, 3, at 7 p.m.; May 4, at 2:30 p.m.
The Improv Play; Bradley Hall Theatre, 3rd floor, 110 Warren St., Rutgers-Newark campus
Directed by Louis Wells

Events are supported in part by grants from the Cultural Programming Committee at Rutgers University, Newark.  Additional support for selected programs has been received from the New Jersey State Council on the Arts.

PARKING: Free parking, NJIT PARKING DECK located on Summit Street, just off Warren Street.  For more information, please contact Rodney Reyes at