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RSI Bank Presents: A December To Remember

Virtual
Online Event

This holiday season RSI Bank presents: A December to Remember at the UCPAC Main Stage Join us for a jolly evening with some of New Jersey’s finest theater performers; such as organizers Jared Milian, Julie Galorenzo, and Kyrus Keenan Westcott. Spread holiday cheer and help raise money for the Union County Performing Arts Center, a […]

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Thanks Brother

Hamilton Stage at UCPAC 360 Hamilton St., Rahway, NJ

‘Thanks, Brother’ is a 90-minute 1-act drama that explores the bond of brotherhood and the traumas that shaped the lives of two men. Through their journey, they find love, understanding and acceptance. Directed by Mike Burdick Starring James Walsh and Jared Kelner Written by Jared Kelner Produced by Actor’s Approach Acting Academy

Classic Film Series 35mm: SPACEBALLS

UCPAC Main Stage 1601 Irving St, Rahway, NJ

In a distant galaxy, planet Spaceball has depleted its air supply, leaving its citizens reliant on a product called “Perri-Air.” In desperation, Spaceball’s leader President Skroob (Mel Brooks) orders the evil Dark Helmet (Rick Moranis) to kidnap Princess Vespa (Daphne Zuniga) of oxygen-rich Druidia and hold her hostage in exchange for air. But help arrives […]

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Thanks Brother

Hamilton Stage at UCPAC 360 Hamilton St., Rahway, NJ

‘Thanks, Brother’ is a 90-minute 1-act drama that explores the bond of brotherhood and the traumas that shaped the lives of two men. Through their journey, they find love, understanding and acceptance. Directed by Mike Burdick Starring James Walsh and Jared Kelner Written by Jared Kelner Produced by Actor’s Approach Acting Academy

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Thanks Brother

Hamilton Stage at UCPAC 360 Hamilton St., Rahway, NJ

‘Thanks, Brother’ is a 90-minute 1-act drama that explores the bond of brotherhood and the traumas that shaped the lives of two men. Through their journey, they find love, understanding and acceptance. Directed by Mike Burdick Starring James Walsh and Jared Kelner Written by Jared Kelner Produced by Actor’s Approach Acting Academy

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Thanks Brother

Hamilton Stage at UCPAC 360 Hamilton St., Rahway, NJ

‘Thanks, Brother’ is a 90-minute 1-act drama that explores the bond of brotherhood and the traumas that shaped the lives of two men. Through their journey, they find love, understanding and acceptance. Directed by Mike Burdick Starring James Walsh and Jared Kelner Written by Jared Kelner Produced by Actor’s Approach Acting Academy

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Escape From Hamilton Stage: Romeo & Juliet

Hamilton Stage at UCPAC 360 Hamilton St., Rahway, NJ

Before opening night of Romeo & Juliet on the Hamilton Stage, our Romeo has disappeared. The director is hysterical, the stage crew is of no help, but the show must go on! Its up to you, the cast of Romeo and Juliet to find Romeo and save the show before it’s too late! BUY TICKETS […]

$25
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Escape From Hamilton Stage: Romeo & Juliet

Hamilton Stage at UCPAC 360 Hamilton St., Rahway, NJ

Before opening night of Romeo & Juliet on the Hamilton Stage, our Romeo has disappeared. The director is hysterical, the stage crew is of no help, but the show must go on! Its up to you, the cast of Romeo and Juliet to find Romeo and save the show before it’s too late! BUY TICKETS […]

$25
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Escape From Hamilton Stage: Romeo & Juliet

Hamilton Stage at UCPAC 360 Hamilton St., Rahway, NJ

Before opening night of Romeo & Juliet on the Hamilton Stage, our Romeo has disappeared. The director is hysterical, the stage crew is of no help, but the show must go on! Its up to you, the cast of Romeo and Juliet to find Romeo and save the show before it’s too late! BUY TICKETS […]

$25
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Escape From Hamilton Stage: Romeo & Juliet

Hamilton Stage at UCPAC 360 Hamilton St., Rahway, NJ

Before opening night of Romeo & Juliet on the Hamilton Stage, our Romeo has disappeared. The director is hysterical, the stage crew is of no help, but the show must go on! Its up to you, the cast of Romeo and Juliet to find Romeo and save the show before it’s too late! BUY TICKETS […]

$25
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Escape From Hamilton Stage: Romeo & Juliet

Hamilton Stage at UCPAC 360 Hamilton St., Rahway, NJ

Before opening night of Romeo & Juliet on the Hamilton Stage, our Romeo has disappeared. The director is hysterical, the stage crew is of no help, but the show must go on! Its up to you, the cast of Romeo and Juliet to find Romeo and save the show before it’s too late! BUY TICKETS […]

$25
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Escape From Hamilton Stage: Romeo & Juliet

Hamilton Stage at UCPAC 360 Hamilton St., Rahway, NJ

Before opening night of Romeo & Juliet on the Hamilton Stage, our Romeo has disappeared. The director is hysterical, the stage crew is of no help, but the show must go on! Its up to you, the cast of Romeo and Juliet to find Romeo and save the show before it’s too late! BUY TICKETS […]

$25
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Escape From Hamilton Stage: Romeo & Juliet

Hamilton Stage at UCPAC 360 Hamilton St., Rahway, NJ

Before opening night of Romeo & Juliet on the Hamilton Stage, our Romeo has disappeared. The director is hysterical, the stage crew is of no help, but the show must go on! Its up to you, the cast of Romeo and Juliet to find Romeo and save the show before it’s too late! BUY TICKETS […]

$25
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Escape From Hamilton Stage: Romeo & Juliet

Hamilton Stage at UCPAC 360 Hamilton St., Rahway, NJ

Before opening night of Romeo & Juliet on the Hamilton Stage, our Romeo has disappeared. The director is hysterical, the stage crew is of no help, but the show must go on! Its up to you, the cast of Romeo and Juliet to find Romeo and save the show before it’s too late! BUY TICKETS […]

$25
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Escape From Hamilton Stage: Romeo & Juliet

Hamilton Stage at UCPAC 360 Hamilton St., Rahway, NJ

Before opening night of Romeo & Juliet on the Hamilton Stage, our Romeo has disappeared. The director is hysterical, the stage crew is of no help, but the show must go on! Its up to you, the cast of Romeo and Juliet to find Romeo and save the show before it’s too late! BUY TICKETS […]

$25
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Escape From Hamilton Stage: Romeo & Juliet

Hamilton Stage at UCPAC 360 Hamilton St., Rahway, NJ

Before opening night of Romeo & Juliet on the Hamilton Stage, our Romeo has disappeared. The director is hysterical, the stage crew is of no help, but the show must go on! Its up to you, the cast of Romeo and Juliet to find Romeo and save the show before it’s too late! BUY TICKETS […]

$25
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Escape From Hamilton Stage: Romeo & Juliet

Hamilton Stage at UCPAC 360 Hamilton St., Rahway, NJ

Before opening night of Romeo & Juliet on the Hamilton Stage, our Romeo has disappeared. The director is hysterical, the stage crew is of no help, but the show must go on! Its up to you, the cast of Romeo and Juliet to find Romeo and save the show before it’s too late! BUY TICKETS […]

$25
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Escape From Hamilton Stage: Romeo & Juliet

Hamilton Stage at UCPAC 360 Hamilton St., Rahway, NJ

Before opening night of Romeo & Juliet on the Hamilton Stage, our Romeo has disappeared. The director is hysterical, the stage crew is of no help, but the show must go on! Its up to you, the cast of Romeo and Juliet to find Romeo and save the show before it’s too late! BUY TICKETS […]

$25

A Groovy Kinda Love Show

Virtual
Online Event

A Groovy Kinda Love Show is our far out 70’s inspired Valentine’s Day celebration. From Elton John to Lesley Gore to Celeste we’ve got love songs for every mood. And in true Woodstock fashion we’ve event got Rach Phelan performing the Star Spangled Banner on guitar…well air guitar that is. Make sure you watch to […]

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Escape From Hamilton Stage: Romeo & Juliet

Hamilton Stage at UCPAC 360 Hamilton St., Rahway, NJ

Before opening night of Romeo & Juliet on the Hamilton Stage, our Romeo has disappeared. The director is hysterical, the stage crew is of no help, but the show must go on! Its up to you, the cast of Romeo and Juliet to find Romeo and save the show before it’s too late! BUY TICKETS […]

$25
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Escape From Hamilton Stage: Romeo & Juliet

Hamilton Stage at UCPAC 360 Hamilton St., Rahway, NJ

Before opening night of Romeo & Juliet on the Hamilton Stage, our Romeo has disappeared. The director is hysterical, the stage crew is of no help, but the show must go on! Its up to you, the cast of Romeo and Juliet to find Romeo and save the show before it’s too late! BUY TICKETS […]

$25
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Escape From Hamilton Stage: Romeo & Juliet

Hamilton Stage at UCPAC 360 Hamilton St., Rahway, NJ

Before opening night of Romeo & Juliet on the Hamilton Stage, our Romeo has disappeared. The director is hysterical, the stage crew is of no help, but the show must go on! Its up to you, the cast of Romeo and Juliet to find Romeo and save the show before it’s too late! BUY TICKETS […]

$25
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Escape From Hamilton Stage: Romeo & Juliet

Hamilton Stage at UCPAC 360 Hamilton St., Rahway, NJ

Before opening night of Romeo & Juliet on the Hamilton Stage, our Romeo has disappeared. The director is hysterical, the stage crew is of no help, but the show must go on! Its up to you, the cast of Romeo and Juliet to find Romeo and save the show before it’s too late! BUY TICKETS […]

$25
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Escape From Hamilton Stage: Romeo & Juliet

Hamilton Stage at UCPAC 360 Hamilton St., Rahway, NJ

Before opening night of Romeo & Juliet on the Hamilton Stage, our Romeo has disappeared. The director is hysterical, the stage crew is of no help, but the show must go on! Its up to you, the cast of Romeo and Juliet to find Romeo and save the show before it’s too late! BUY TICKETS […]

$25
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Escape From Hamilton Stage: Romeo & Juliet

Hamilton Stage at UCPAC 360 Hamilton St., Rahway, NJ

Before opening night of Romeo & Juliet on the Hamilton Stage, our Romeo has disappeared. The director is hysterical, the stage crew is of no help, but the show must go on! Its up to you, the cast of Romeo and Juliet to find Romeo and save the show before it’s too late! BUY TICKETS […]

$25
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Escape From Hamilton Stage: Romeo & Juliet

Hamilton Stage at UCPAC 360 Hamilton St., Rahway, NJ

Before opening night of Romeo & Juliet on the Hamilton Stage, our Romeo has disappeared. The director is hysterical, the stage crew is of no help, but the show must go on! Its up to you, the cast of Romeo and Juliet to find Romeo and save the show before it’s too late! BUY TICKETS […]

$25
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Escape From Hamilton Stage: Romeo & Juliet

Hamilton Stage at UCPAC 360 Hamilton St., Rahway, NJ

Before opening night of Romeo & Juliet on the Hamilton Stage, our Romeo has disappeared. The director is hysterical, the stage crew is of no help, but the show must go on! Its up to you, the cast of Romeo and Juliet to find Romeo and save the show before it’s too late! BUY TICKETS […]

$25
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Escape From Hamilton Stage: Romeo & Juliet

Hamilton Stage at UCPAC 360 Hamilton St., Rahway, NJ

Before opening night of Romeo & Juliet on the Hamilton Stage, our Romeo has disappeared. The director is hysterical, the stage crew is of no help, but the show must go on! Its up to you, the cast of Romeo and Juliet to find Romeo and save the show before it’s too late! BUY TICKETS […]

$25

Classic Film Series 35mm: THE SHINING

UCPAC Main Stage 1601 Irving St, Rahway, NJ

In this film adapted from Stephen King’s best selling novel- A writer (Jack Nicholson) goes mad while serving as caretaker to an isolated hotel with his wife (Shelley Duvall), while their clairvoyant son (Danny Lloyd) sees horrific forebodings from both past and future. Directed by Stanley Kubrick. $5 ticket includes entry to a pre-show in […]

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Escape From Hamilton Stage: Romeo & Juliet

Hamilton Stage at UCPAC 360 Hamilton St., Rahway, NJ

Before opening night of Romeo & Juliet on the Hamilton Stage, our Romeo has disappeared. The director is hysterical, the stage crew is of no help, but the show must go on! Its up to you, the cast of Romeo and Juliet to find Romeo and save the show before it’s too late! BUY TICKETS […]

$25
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Escape From Hamilton Stage: Romeo & Juliet

Hamilton Stage at UCPAC 360 Hamilton St., Rahway, NJ

Before opening night of Romeo & Juliet on the Hamilton Stage, our Romeo has disappeared. The director is hysterical, the stage crew is of no help, but the show must go on! Its up to you, the cast of Romeo and Juliet to find Romeo and save the show before it’s too late! BUY TICKETS […]

$25
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Escape From Hamilton Stage: Romeo & Juliet

Hamilton Stage at UCPAC 360 Hamilton St., Rahway, NJ

Before opening night of Romeo & Juliet on the Hamilton Stage, our Romeo has disappeared. The director is hysterical, the stage crew is of no help, but the show must go on! Its up to you, the cast of Romeo and Juliet to find Romeo and save the show before it’s too late! BUY TICKETS […]

$25

Once On This Island

Virtual
Online Event

Celebrate Black History Month with the UCPAC and the City of Rahway with a virtual concert version of Once on This Island; directed by Khy Garner and conducted by Teddy Kernizan. Celebrate storytelling with this rousing calypso-flavored tale of one small girl who finds love in a world of prejudice. See the premiere on the […]

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Vocal Lessons With Khy Garner

Fazioli Room 360 Hamilton St., Rahway, NJ

Private 60 minute vocal instruction with vocal coach Khy Garner for ages 13-18 One session per weekend is available for free via scholarship through the UCPAC for any student with a financial need, please email our Executive Director at execdirector@ucpac.org to apply.

$50
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Vocal Lessons With Khy Garner

Fazioli Room 360 Hamilton St., Rahway, NJ

Private 60 minute vocal instruction with vocal coach Khy Garner for ages 13-18 One session per weekend is available for free via scholarship through the UCPAC for any student with a financial need, please email our Executive Director at execdirector@ucpac.org to apply.

$50

New Jersey Paranormal Live Investigation

Virtual
Online Event

New Jersey Paranormal is coming back to the Union County Performing Arts Center to do a live streamed paranormal investigation of the historic Main Stage! Check out the investigation for FREE on New Jersey Paranormal or the UCPAC’s Facebook page on Saturday March 6th at 8pm.

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Vocal Lessons With Khy Garner

Fazioli Room 360 Hamilton St., Rahway, NJ

Private 60 minute vocal instruction with vocal coach Khy Garner for ages 13-18 One session per weekend is available for free via scholarship through the UCPAC for any student with a financial need, please email our Executive Director at execdirector@ucpac.org to apply.

$50
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Vocal Lessons With Khy Garner

Fazioli Room 360 Hamilton St., Rahway, NJ

Private 60 minute vocal instruction with vocal coach Khy Garner for ages 13-18 One session per weekend is available for free via scholarship through the UCPAC for any student with a financial need, please email our Executive Director at execdirector@ucpac.org to apply.

$50

Classic Film Series on 35MM: Caddyshack

UCPAC Main Stage 1601 Irving St, Rahway, NJ

Danny Noonan (Michael O’Keefe), a teen down on his luck, works as a caddy at the snob-infested Bushwood Country Club to raise money for his college education. In an attempt to gain votes for a college scholarship reserved for caddies, Noonan volunteers to caddy for a prominent and influential club member (Ted Knight). Meanwhile, Danny […]

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Vocal Lessons With Khy Garner

Fazioli Room 360 Hamilton St., Rahway, NJ

Private 60 minute vocal instruction with vocal coach Khy Garner for ages 13-18 One session per weekend is available for free via scholarship through the UCPAC for any student with a financial need, please email our Executive Director at execdirector@ucpac.org to apply.

$50
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Vocal Lessons With Khy Garner

Fazioli Room 360 Hamilton St., Rahway, NJ

Private 60 minute vocal instruction with vocal coach Khy Garner for ages 13-18 One session per weekend is available for free via scholarship through the UCPAC for any student with a financial need, please email our Executive Director at execdirector@ucpac.org to apply.

$50

Forward Through the Past

Virtual
Online Event

Union County Academy for Performing Arts presents Forward through the Past: A musical theatre revue through the decades. Forward through the Past takes us on a journey highlighting some of the most popular genres, songs, stars, and shows throughout the history of musical theatre.

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Vocal Lessons With Khy Garner

Fazioli Room 360 Hamilton St., Rahway, NJ

Private 60 minute vocal instruction with vocal coach Khy Garner for ages 13-18 One session per weekend is available for free via scholarship through the UCPAC for any student with a financial need, please email our Executive Director at execdirector@ucpac.org to apply.

$50
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Vocal Lessons With Khy Garner

Fazioli Room 360 Hamilton St., Rahway, NJ

Private 60 minute vocal instruction with vocal coach Khy Garner for ages 13-18 One session per weekend is available for free via scholarship through the UCPAC for any student with a financial need, please email our Executive Director at execdirector@ucpac.org to apply.

$50

Mayors Concert Series: The Soul of Broadway

UCPAC Main Stage 1601 Irving St, Rahway, NJ

Opening the Mayor’s Summer Concert Series on Thursday, August 5 is The Soul of Broadway, starring Terron Brooks, performing classic and contemporary Broadway songs. Brooks is a two-time NAACP Award and Ovation Award nominee and best known for his portrayal as Eddie Kendrinks in NBC’s mini-series The Temptations and starring in Broadway’s Lion King and […]

Mayors Concert Series: En Vouge

UCPAC Main Stage 1601 Irving St, Rahway, NJ

On Thursday, August 12, the City of Rahway welcomes En Vogue, an American R&B/pop vocal group who have had three consecutive platinum albums and six Top Ten pop hits during the 1990’s, with some of their biggest hits being “My Lovin’ (You’re Never Gonna Get It), “Hold On”, “Whatta Man” and “Free Your Mind”. Opening […]

Mayors Concert Series: POP2000

UCPAC Main Stage 1601 Irving St, Rahway, NJ

Closing out the Mayor’s Summer Concert Series on Thursday August 19 is the POP2000 Tour hosted by *NSYNC’s Lance Bass and featuring Sugar Ray’s Mark McGrath, with performances by OTOWN and LFO. The POP2000 tour will have audience members reminiscent of early 2000 MTV moments with platinum-selling artists from the time. A special guest DJ […]

SWAMP SOIREE

Hamilton Stage at UCPAC 360 Hamilton St., Rahway, NJ

Lights! Camera! Action! Continue celebrating Rahway RiverFest at the Swamp Soiree, where you can enjoy a screening of the classic film, The Creature From the Black Lagoon, while sipping on a Swamp Themed Cocktail. Enhance the evening by letting the themes of the 1950s, swamps and creatures inspire your attire. $15 per adult over 21. […]

$5 – $15

Bowling For Soup

UCPAC Main Stage 1601 Irving St, Rahway, NJ

Brought up on a heady diet of 80’s John Hughes Movies, LA Hair Metal, Steve Martin comedy routines (which spawned the band’s name) and hook laden punk rock, Bowling For Soup hit the ground running on the simple blueprint – have a good time and pretty soon, everyone else will join in! Now approaching their […]

Bob Malone and McNally Waters

UCPAC Main Stage 1601 Irving St, Rahway, NJ

Bob Malone and McNally Waters Called a “keyboard wizard” by The New Yorker, BOB MALONE has toured the world as a solo artist for over two decades and has played keyboards with John Fogerty since 2011. He’s featured on the 2017 Ringo Starr record “Give More Love,” and his recording of “You’re A Mean One, Mr. […]

$25 – $35

ProgStock 2021

UCPAC Main Stage 1601 Irving St, Rahway, NJ

ProgStock Festival, the American Northeast’s Only International Progressive Rock Festival, triumphantly returns to Rahway for its fifth straight year. In-person attendance passes include a seat in the theater, access to artist meet-and-greets, and participation in after-parties. The festival provides the artists, attendees and their families with a great place to share their talents and love […]

CANCELLED: American Rapture: A Rock and Soul Revue

UCPAC Main Stage 1601 Irving St, Rahway, NJ

Due to scheduling conflicts, American Rapture: A Rock and Soul Revue has been cancelled. In light of the cancellation, we are offering refunds, exchanges, or a full credit to any future UCPAC production. 

Old School Kung-Fu Double Feature

UCPAC Main Stage 1601 Irving St, Rahway, NJ

Doors @5:30pm Nine Bird Style Productions presents two rare Kung-Fu classics: Super Power & Demon Strike on 35 MM Film!

$12

Classic Film Series: Hunchback of Notre Dame with Lon Chaney

UCPAC Main Stage 1601 Irving St, Rahway, NJ

You are cordially invited to A community-wide event to celebrate UCPAC’s re-opening, it’s 93rd birthday, and a chance to meet our new Executive Director Craig Sumberg Friday, October 15, 2021 @ 8PM (doors open at 7PM)   A “Reel” Film screening of the Classic Silent: The Hunchback of Notre Dame (1923) Starring Lon Chaney   And […]

Union County’s Four Centuries Weekend: Union County Performing Arts Center

UCPAC Main Stage 1601 Irving St, Rahway, NJ

Celebrating its 93rd Birthday, Union County Performing Arts Center, our beautifully restored 1920’s vaudeville theater will be open on Saturday, October 16th during Union County’s Four Centuries Weekend.  Guided tours given on Saturday from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Journey through our history and the construction/preservation of this National and State registered building, and get […]

Postmodern Jukebox

UCPAC Main Stage 1601 Irving St, Rahway, NJ

Postmodern Jukebox is a rotating musical collective founded by arranger and pianist Scott Bradlee in 2011. PMJ is known for reworking popular modern music into different vintage genres, especially early 20th century forms such as swing and jazz. Postmodern Jukebox has amassed over 1.2 billion YouTube views and 4 million subscribers. Since their beginnings as […]

Sensory Friendly Theatre: Jeff Boyer’s BUBBLE TROUBLE

UCPAC Main Stage 1601 Irving St, Rahway, NJ

A bubble volcano. Bubble roller coaster. A kid in a bubble? Jeff Boyer takes bubbles to the max in this one-man bubble extravaganza. It’s the craziest, most creative bubble show around. Jeff juggles bubbles, sculpts and builds with bubbles, makes fog-filled bubbles, and more. Mixing comedy, music, and interactive bubble-magic, he engages and delights audiences […]

$8

THE ITALIAN CHICKS

UCPAC Main Stage 1601 Irving St, Rahway, NJ

THE ITALIAN CHICKS is a two-hour comedy & variety show that takes you back to a time and place when life was simpler, and culture and traditions were respected and honored. This show is a blend of comedy, music, storytelling, and a little bit of dancing. You don’t have to be Italian to love this […]

$25

A Bronx Tale

UCPAC Main Stage 1601 Irving St, Rahway, NJ

Born in 1952, Palmintieri grew up in a tough area of the Bronx and it gave young Calogero (Palminteri’s given first name) the life lessons that would later prove very useful to his career. Well known for A BRONX TALE, Palminteri originally wrote the script for the stage and performed it as a one-man show […]

CANCELLED: ROSARIO LIVE IN CONCERT

UCPAC Main Stage 1601 Irving St, Rahway, NJ

Rosario del Carmen González Flores better known as Rosario Flores is a two-time Latin Grammy Award-winning Spanish singer. She was born in Madrid, Spain, as the daughter of Antonio González and famous singer Lola Flores.

$59 – $119

Asia Ft. John Payne

UCPAC Main Stage 1601 Irving St, Rahway, NJ

John Payne became the frontman of the supergroup ASIA in 1992. ASIA extensively toured the world for the next 14 years performing new classics and old favorites. ASIA released 8 stunning studio albums and several live recordings. In May 2006, John Payne, Geoff Downes, John Wetton, Carl Palmer and Steve Howe contractually agreed that John […]

Benefit Concert for the Homeless with Tommy James and the Shondells

UCPAC Main Stage 1601 Irving St, Rahway, NJ

Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Newark is hosting its 4th Benefit Concert for the Homeless, this year featuring Tommy James and the Shondells. All proceeds from ticket sales will directly support the homeless services and programs provided by Catholic Charities to individuals and families in need throughout the Newark Archdiocese of Bergen, Essex, Hudson […]

$30 – $150

35mm Classic Film Series: Who Framed Roger Rabbit

UCPAC Main Stage 1601 Irving St, Rahway, NJ

Who Framed Roger Rabbit is a 1988 American live-action/animated comedy mystery film directed by Robert Zemeckis. Loosely based on the 1981 novel Who Censored Roger Rabbit? by Gary K. Wolf, the film stars Bob Hoskins, Christopher Lloyd, Charles Fleischer, Stubby Kaye, and Joanna Cassidy. Set in a 1947 version of Hollywood where cartoon characters (commonly referred as “toons”) and people co-exist, the film follows Eddie Valiant, a private investigator who must exonerate Roger […]

$5

Kirtidan Gadhvi Lok Dayro

UCPAC Main Stage 1601 Irving St, Rahway, NJ

Kirtidan Gadhvi was born and raised in Valvod, Anand district, Gujarat, India. Kirtidan received his BPA and a MPA in music from the Faculty of Performing Arts, M. S. University, Vadodara, India. He sang the song “Laadki” on the TV show MTV Coke Studio along with Sachin–Jigar, Tanishka, and Rekha Bhardwaj in April 2015. He is known for the dayras, folk […]

SUBURBAN IMPROV PRESENTS

UCPAC Loft Stage 1601 Irving St, Rahway, NJ

Friday, November 26th Each show is $10 or by both shows for the night at $15! Suburban Improv Presents: Death By Improv 8:00pm Run Time: 60 to 75 minutes $10 DBI has been bringing short form improv comedy to NJ since 2006! A mix of games, scenes, and songs, all made up on the spot, […]

$10 – $15

American Repertory Ballet: The Nutcracker

UCPAC Main Stage 1601 Irving St, Rahway, NJ

This holiday favorite tells the magical story of Clara and her Nutcracker Prince as they battle toy soldiers and larger-than-life mice, and travel through a whirlwind of dancing snowflakes to the Land of Sweets. Greeted by the Sugar Plum Fairy and her Cavalier, Clara enjoys a suite of brilliant and joyful dances before opening her […]

$20 – $35
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35mm Classic Film Series: It’s A Wonderful Life

UCPAC Main Stage 1601 Irving St, Rahway, NJ

It’s a Wonderful Life is a 1946 American Christmas family film produced and directed by Frank Capra. An angel is sent from Heaven to help a desperately frustrated businessman by showing him what life would have been like if he had never existed. Enjoy popcorn, a pre-movie organ show played by Eric Fadher on our historic 1928 Wurlitzer Organ, […]

$8

35mm Classic Film Series: It’s A Wonderful Life

UCPAC Main Stage 1601 Irving St, Rahway, NJ

It’s a Wonderful Life is a 1946 American Christmas family film produced and directed by Frank Capra. An angel is sent from Heaven to help a desperately frustrated businessman by showing him what life would have been like if he had never existed. Enjoy popcorn, a pre-movie organ show played by Paul Citti on our historic 1928 Wurlitzer Organ, […]

$8

Sensory Friendly Theatre: American Repertory Ballet: The Nutcracker

UCPAC Main Stage 1601 Irving St, Rahway, NJ

This holiday favorite tells the magical story of Clara and her Nutcracker Prince as they battle toy soldiers and larger-than-life mice, and travel through a whirlwind of dancing snowflakes to the Land of Sweets. Greeted by the Sugar Plum Fairy and her Cavalier, Clara enjoys a suite of brilliant and joyful dances before opening her […]

$8

New Jersey Youth Symphony Presents: Holiday Extravaganza

UCPAC Main Stage 1601 Irving St, Rahway, NJ

Featuring J. Mark McVey, the New Jersey Youth Symphony Presents: Holiday Extravaganza ! NJYS is excited to welcome back in-person concertgoers. Whether you’re joining us for beloved holiday classics by Leroy Anderson or to hear J. Mark McVey, best known for having performed the role of Jean Valjean in Les Misérables more than 3,200 times, sing Bring Him Home live, you’re sure to have […]

$15 – $20

Center for Dance Education Presents: The Nutcracker Suite

UCPAC Main Stage 1601 Irving St, Rahway, NJ

A family ordinated time honored tradition in the ballet world. CDE is thrilled to perform our 19th annual Nutcracker Suite.  Our studio has been noted as an elite New Jersey performance ordinated dance school for 26 years. CDE’s environment is professional, nurturing, and technique oriented, which produces high quality beautiful and entertaining performances. UCPAC has implemented important […]

35mm Classic Film Series: The Polar Express

UCPAC Main Stage 1601 Irving St, Rahway, NJ

SPECIAL GUEST: SANTA!   JOIN US AN HOUR BEFORE SHOWTIME TO MEET AND TAKE PHOTOS WITH SANTA. The Polar Express, starring Tom Hanks, tells the story of a young boy who sees a mysterious train bound for the North Pole stop outside his window on Christmas Eve and is invited aboard by its conductor. The […]

35mm Classic Film Series: The Polar Express

UCPAC Main Stage 1601 Irving St, Rahway, NJ

SPECIAL GUEST: SANTA!   JOIN US AN HOUR BEFORE SHOWTIME TO MEET AND TAKE PHOTOS WITH SANTA. The Polar Express, starring Tom Hanks, tells the story of a young boy who sees a mysterious train bound for the North Pole stop outside his window on Christmas Eve and is invited aboard by its conductor. The […]

Two Rare Kung-Fu Classics on 35mm

UCPAC Main Stage 1601 Irving St, Rahway, NJ

Nine Bird Style Productions Presents Two Rare Kung-Fu Classics Saturday, January 8, 2022 6:00pm – 9:30pm Doors Open @ 5:30pm UCPAC has implemented important safety guideline’s to protect the health of our guests, staff, artists, and crew. All patrons must follow these guidelines for entry into the theater. COVID- 19 POLICIES HERE.

$12

Ms. Doreen’s Fabulous Feet Dance Arts Studio Presents Tchaikovsky’s Nutcracker Suite

UCPAC Main Stage 1601 Irving St, Rahway, NJ

Our 27th Annual Nutcracker Suite “A delightful holiday tradition for the entire family “ Our Nutcracker was created 27 years ago to benefit our ballet students providing them with a fabulous learning experience and performance opportunity. Many of our students have participated since age 5 and have grown into higher roles along the way. We […]

Ms. Doreen’s Fabulous Feet Dance Arts Studio Presents Tchaikovsky’s Nutcracker Suite

UCPAC Main Stage 1601 Irving St, Rahway, NJ

Our 27th Annual Nutcracker Suite “A delightful holiday tradition for the entire family “ Our Nutcracker was created 27 years ago to benefit our ballet students providing them with a fabulous learning experience and performance opportunity. Many of our students have participated since age 5 and have grown into higher roles along the way. We […]

DREW LYNCH

UCPAC Main Stage 1601 Irving St, Rahway, NJ

Drew Lynch captured the hearts of America with his Golden Buzzer performance on Season 10 of America’s Got Talent, where he finished in second place. Since, Drew has appeared on IFC’s Maron and CONAN, and amassed over 2 million subscribers on YouTube. Drew was born in Indianapolis, grew up in Las Vegas, and currently lives […]

My Great Adventure

UCPAC Loft Stage 1601 Irving St, Rahway, NJ

Singer/Actress/Entertainer Sarah Beth Andrews returns to her home town with a spectacular one woman show!  Join her on a unique theatrical journey of story and song.  Don’t miss this one-of-a-kind performance featuring Michael Gilch on piano!  To learn more about Sarah Beth Andrews visit her website:  sarahbethandrews.com UCPAC has implemented important safety guideline’s to protect the health of […]

$35

CHAMPIONS OF MAGIC

UCPAC Main Stage 1601 Irving St, Rahway, NJ

The five world-class illusionists that make up this mind-bending theatrical production are back on tour, following sell-out shows across the globe, rave reviews and a run in London’s West End. With more than 30 million online views between them, this cast of top magicians includes international award-winners presenting incredible mind reading, stunning close-up magic and […]

Center for Dance Education Presents: The Nutcracker Suite – NEW DATE

UCPAC Main Stage 1601 Irving St, Rahway, NJ

A family ordinated time-honored tradition in the ballet world. CDE is thrilled to perform our 19th annual Nutcracker Suite.  Our studio has been noted as an elite New Jersey performance ordinated dance school for 26 years. CDE’s environment is professional, nurturing, and technique oriented, which produces high quality beautiful and entertaining performances. UCPAC has implemented important safety […]

Center for Dance Education Presents: The Nutcracker Suite – NEW DATE

UCPAC Main Stage 1601 Irving St, Rahway, NJ

A family ordinated time-honored tradition in the ballet world. CDE is thrilled to perform our 19th annual Nutcracker Suite.  Our studio has been noted as an elite New Jersey performance ordinated dance school for 26 years. CDE’s environment is professional, nurturing, and technique oriented, which produces high quality beautiful and entertaining performances. UCPAC has implemented important safety […]

$40,00

August Wilson’s FENCES

UCPAC Main Stage 1601 Irving St, Rahway, NJ

UCPAC has implemented important safety guidelines to protect the health of our guests, staff, artists, and crew. All patrons must follow these guidelines for entry into the theater. COVID- 19 POLICIES HERE. Union County & the City of Rahway proudly celebrate Black History Month with a live production of August Wilson’s FENCES. Winner of the 1987 Pulitzer Prize for […]

Lokillo Florez

UCPAC Main Stage 1601 Irving St, Rahway, NJ

Yedinson Ned Florez Duarte mejor conocido como Lokillo es un comediante colombiano reconocido por sus videos virales en redes sociales en los que habla de vivencias cotidianas o le da vida a un personaje que el mismo creo “Rasta-cuando”. No te pierdas este divertido show en el que reirás como nunca! Please Note: This event […]

Classic Film Series Double Feature: To Sir, With Love

UCPAC Main Stage 1601 Irving St, Rahway, NJ

The City of Rahway proudly presents these FREE screenings in celebration of Black History Month. TO SIR, WITH LOVE: ORGANIST BEGINS IMMEDIATELY AFTER SCREENING To Sir, with Love is a 1967 drama starring Sidney Poitier about a young idealistic engineer-trainee and his experiences teaching a group of rambunctious white high school students from the slums […]

Classic Film Series Double Feature: In the Heat of the Night

UCPAC Main Stage 1601 Irving St, Rahway, NJ

The City of Rahway proudly presents these FREE screenings in celebration of Black History Month. IN THE HEAT OF THE NIGHT: ORGANIST BEGINS ONE HALF HOUR BEFORE SHOW TIME In the Heat of the Night, a 1967 Academy Award winning drama (Best Picture) starring Sidney Poitier and Rod Steiger (Best Actor), tells the story of a black […]

Bely y Beto

UCPAC Main Stage 1601 Irving St, Rahway, NJ

Chiquillos y chiquillas!!! Llega el show en vivo de Bely y Beto llega por primera vez a New Jersey! No se lo pueden perder, tal y como lo ven en nuestro canal de YouTube! No se pierdan única presentación en New Jersey este 24 de Febrero, 2022 en el Union County Performing Arts Center. Please […]

New Jersey Youth Symphony Presents: A Concert for Peace

UCPAC Main Stage 1601 Irving St, Rahway, NJ

The New Jersey Youth Symphony presents A Concert for Peace: Marvin Hamlisch’s Anatomy of Peace and Leonard Bernstein’s Symphony No. 1 Jeremiah on Saturday, February 26. As we enter a new year full of hope, together we celebrate peace and the joy of music. Based on a book by Emery Reves, Anatomy of Peace is the one-movement symphonic suite by Marvin […]

BIG BAND OF BROTHERS: A JAZZ CELEBRATION OF THE ALLMAN BROTHERS BAND

UCPAC Main Stage 1601 Irving St, Rahway, NJ

In celebration of the Allman Brothers Band (ABB), this live show will feature jazz interpretations of ABB favorites from a just-released CD featuring Jaimoe, Sammy Miller and The Congregation, with special guests Lamar Williams Jr, and Drew Smithers. While jazz interpretations of ABB classics might come off as a surprise to some, the genre always held […]

$39 – $69

CLASSIC FILM SERIES: THE LAST PICTURE SHOW

UCPAC Main Stage 1601 Irving St, Rahway, NJ

The Last Picture Show is a 1971 coming-of-age drama directed and co-written by the late Peter Bogdanovich, adapted from the semi-autobiographical 1966 novel The Last Picture Show by Larry McMurtry. Set in a small town in north Texas from November 1951 to October 1952, it is a story of two high-school seniors and long-time friends, […]

$8

CEDRIC THE ENTERTAINER

UCPAC Main Stage 1601 Irving St, Rahway, NJ

Over the course of a career spanning 30 years, actor/comedian Cedric “The Entertainer” has solidified his status as one of the world’s premier performers on the stage, in film and on television. Currently starring in and executive producing the CBS Television hit comedy “The Neighborhood,” Cedric is simultaneously co-starring in the hit TBS comedy “The […]

Sensory Friendly Theatre: ARTRAGEOUS

UCPAC Main Stage 1601 Irving St, Rahway, NJ

Brought to you by the Union County Board of County Commissioners, Sensory Friendly Theatre (SFT) is a series of live performances specially designed and adapted for children with autism and similar sensory sensitivity. Artrageous is a troupe of 11 artists, singers, dancers and musicians hailing from the high desert of New Mexico. Their high energy […]

$8

ARTRAGEOUS

UCPAC Main Stage 1601 Irving St, Rahway, NJ

Artrageous is a troupe of 11 artists, singers, dancers and musicians hailing from the high desert of New Mexico. Their high energy performance is a combination of fine art, live music, singing, dancing, humour, and interaction in a frenzy of movement and colour with a message of the arts being an integral and valuable part […]

HYPROV: Improv Under Hypnosis – Colin Mochrie (Whose Line Is It, Anyway?) & Hypnotist Asad Mecci

UCPAC Main Stage 1601 Irving St, Rahway, NJ

Colin Mochrie, the star of the long-running Whose Line Is It, Anyway?, joins forces with Master Hypnotist Asad Mecci, for the return of their hit show HYPROV: Improv Under Hypnosis. The live show combines hypnosis and improv for a unique comedy experience! “When we tried this for the first time onstage, I was absolutely petrified. […]

TANGO SHALOM

UCPAC Main Stage 1601 Irving St, Rahway, NJ

The long-awaited Joel Zwick (Director, My Big Fat Greek Wedding) comedy dance film extravaganza! When a female Tango dancer (Karina Smirnoff) asks a Rabbi (Jos Laniado) to enter a dance competition, there’s one big problem – due to his Orthodox beliefs he’s not allowed to touch her! The prize money is much needed for both, […]

Legally Blonde: The Musical

UCPAC Main Stage 1601 Irving St, Rahway, NJ

The Union County Vocational Technical School’s Academy for Performing Arts presents Legally Blonde: The Musical. A fabulously fun award-winning musical based on the adored movie, Legally Blonde: The Musical follows the transformation of Elle Woods as she tackles stereotypes and scandal in pursuit of her dreams. Action-packed and exploding with memorable songs and dynamic dances […]

CLASSIC FILM SERIES: PETER PAN (1924)

UCPAC Main Stage 1601 Irving St, Rahway, NJ

Ingeniously capturing the mysteries and wonder of childhood, J.M. Barrie’s timeless play became one of the most popular films of the 1920s. Betty Bronson stars as Peter Pan, the boy who never grew up, who charms Wendy (Mary Brian) and her brothers (Philippe De Lacy, Jack Murphy) to fly with him to Never Never land. […]

GIANMARCO CUARTETO ACUSTICO USA 2022

UCPAC Main Stage 1601 Irving St, Rahway, NJ

Gian Marco Javier Zignago Alcóver is a Peruvian singer-songwriter and actor. He has won the Latin Grammy Award for the Best Singer-Songwriter Album three times. First in 2005 for his album Resucitar, in 2011 for his album Días Nuevos, and in 2012 for his album 20 Años.

$59 – $99

Sensory Friendly Theatre: PETE THE CAT

UCPAC Main Stage 1601 Irving St, Rahway, NJ

Brought to you by the Union County Board of County Commissioners and the City of Rahway, Sensory Friendly Theatre (SFT) is a series of live performances specially designed and adapted for children with autism and similar sensory sensitivity. For Pete the Cat, life is an adventure no matter where you wind up. So the minute […]

$8

JEREMY JORDAN & ASHLEY SPENCER

UCPAC Main Stage 1601 Irving St, Rahway, NJ

Jeremy Jordan will soon join the cast of the acclaimed Off Broadway revival of Little Shop of Horrors in the lead role of Seymour. He most recently starred on Broadway opposite Kerry Washington in the provocative new play, American Son, reprising his role in the recent Netflix film adaptation. He’ll star as Casablanca Records founder […]

CLASSIC FILM SERIES: AMERICAN GRAFFITI

UCPAC Main Stage 1601 Irving St, Rahway, NJ

PLEASE NOTE: Due to expected rain, the car show outside the theatre is unfortunately cancelled.  American Graffiti is a 1973 Academy Award nominated coming-of-age comedy-drama film directed by George Lucas, produced by Francis Ford Coppola, written by Willard Huyck, Gloria Katz and Lucas, and starring Richard Dreyfuss, Ron Howard (billed as Ronny Howard), Paul Le […]

Sensory Friendly Theatre: New Jersey Ballet’s Cinderella

UCPAC Main Stage 1601 Irving St, Rahway, NJ

Brought to you by the Union County Board of County Commissioners, Sensory Friendly Theatre (SFT) is a series of live performances specially designed and adapted for children with autism and similar sensory sensitivity. One of New Jersey Ballet’s most popular productions for children, Cinderella is a two-act romp through the well-known fairy tale in which […]

$8

OLD CROW MEDICINE SHOW: PAINT THIS TOWN TOUR 2022 & MOLLY TUTTLE

UCPAC Main Stage 1601 Irving St, Rahway, NJ

Old Crow Medicine Show is a two-time Grammy Award-winning juggernaut whose triumphs include induction into the Grand Ole Opry and double-platinum certification for their iconic hit single “Wagon Wheel.” Their new album, Paint This Town, featuring their latest single “Honey Chile”, will be released on April 22, 2022 on ATO Records. Award-winning guitarist and songwriter […]

Satinder Sartaaj Live in Concert

UCPAC Main Stage 1601 Irving St, Rahway, NJ

Satinder Sartaaj, a multi-gifted artist, artist, songwriter, singer, composer and poet. Today Dr.Satinder Sartaaj possesses an unprecedented list of achievements and remains in the fore front of his craft, a true inspiration. As an artist he excites, enlightens, leads and embraces his fans with insights into life’s meaning and deepest feelings. Ancestral values are seen […]

Motor City Moments

UCPAC Main Stage 1601 Irving St, Rahway, NJ

Featuring the music of Motor City legends The Temptations, Diana Ross and the Supremes, Marvin Gaye, The Four Tops, Smokey Robinson, and more, “Motor City Moments” is an upbeat and exciting tribute to the Motor City sound you know and love! This one-of-a-kind revue features audience and cast interaction, exceptional costumes, and amazing vocal talent. […]

EDDIE B. TEACHERS ONLY COMEDY TOUR

UCPAC Main Stage 1601 Irving St, Rahway, NJ

Eddie B. is back with the Teachers Only Comedy Tour 21-22! If you thought he couldn’t get any funnier then you’re in for a real treat! His jokes are even more raw than before. Did you think the pandemic would’ve calmed him down? Wait until you see him this time!!

KATHY MATTEA & SUZY BOGGUSS: TOGETHER AT LAST

UCPAC Main Stage 1601 Irving St, Rahway, NJ

Kathy Mattea and Suzy Bogguss have each carved out careers in popular music with country and Americana chart hits spanning two decades. Suzy’s “Outbound Plane”, “Aces”, and “Someday Soon” are among the many songs beloved by country music fans around the world, as are “Where’ve You Been?”, “455 Rocket”, and “Eighteen Wheels and a Dozen […]

AN EVENING WITH DARLENE LOVE

UCPAC Main Stage 1601 Irving St, Rahway, NJ

Rock and Roll Hall of Famer and Grammy Award winner Darlene Love brings her hits to UCPAC! Come hear classics like “He’s a Rebel,” “The Boy I’m Gonna Marry,” “Wait ‘Til My Bobby Comes Home,” and “He’s Sure the Boy for Me.” The much-loved documentary Twenty Feet From Stardom, which prominently featured Love, among other famous […]

The Wannabes & The Hive Dance Studio Presents: Open House Volume 3

UCPAC Main Stage 1601 Irving St, Rahway, NJ

Open House Volume 3 is the third installment of The Wannabes and The Hive Dance Studio’s dance showcase. Featuring dance acts from all over the tri-state area. After almost 3 years of hiatus due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Open House is back and better than ever!

$25

Brilliant Earth Pictures’ The Passion of Joan – Premiere Screening

UCPAC Main Stage 1601 Irving St, Rahway, NJ

BRILLIANT EARTH PICTURES invites you to the premiere screening of their latest feature film, The Passion of Joan. Written and directed by Salvatore Lumetta, and inspired by Carl Theodore Dryer’s silent masterpiece The Passion of Joan of Arc, the film is a modern retelling of the Joan of Arc story set in a not too distant dystopian […]

$10

SEASONS OF THE EAST

UCPAC Main Stage 1601 Irving St, Rahway, NJ

AATMA Performing Arts presents its 13th annual company showcase, “Seasons of the East”.  The spectacular show takes audiences on a journey through the various festivities observed and emotions felt during the five seasons in India. Over 250 students and company dancers will take the stage in this unforgettable dance showcase.

Film Noir Summer: The Maltese Falcon

UCPAC Main Stage 1601 Irving St, Rahway, NJ

ORGAN CONCERT ON OUR “BIGGEST LITTLE WURLITZER” ONE HALF-HOUR BEFORE THE MOVIE BEGINS! Cited by Panorama du Film Noir Américain as the first major film noir, The Maltese Falcon stars Humphrey Bogart as private investigator Same Spade and Mary Astor as his femme fatale client. Peter Lorre and Sydney Greenstreet, in his film debut, co-star. Based on author Dashiell […]

InSpira Others

UCPAC Main Stage 1601 Irving St, Rahway, NJ

InSpira is proud to celebrate their 20th Anniversary Season!  InSpira Others

$30

HEAD OVER HEELS

UCPAC Main Stage 1601 Irving St, Rahway, NJ

The Union County Board of County Commissioners proudly partners with the City of Rahway to present a live performance of the Broadway hit musical HEAD OVER HEELS. The performance is part of a series of events hosted by the Commissioner Board in recognition of Pride Month. HEAD OVER HEELS is the bold new musical comedy […]

FREE

TAJ MAHAL QUARTET

UCPAC Main Stage 1601 Irving St, Rahway, NJ

“When I began, soul was something people had. It wasn’t a style of music,” Taj Mahal says. No matter where we come from, we are all part of the same circle. We all want to dance, to get out of our heads, and tap into ourselves. When delivered by the Taj Mahal Quartet, the blues […]

Film Noir Hitchcock Weekend: Strangers on a Train

UCPAC Main Stage 1601 Irving St, Rahway, NJ

ORGAN CONCERT ON OUR “BIGGEST LITTLE WURLITZER” ONE HALF-HOUR BEFORE THE MOVIE BEGINS! Produced and directed by Alfred Hitchcock, 1951’s Strangers on a Train is a psychological thriller film noir starring Farley Granger, Ruth Roman, and Robert Walker. Based on author Patricia Highsmith’s novel of the same name, the film tells the story of two strangers who […]

Film Noir Hitchcock Weekend: North by Northwest

UCPAC Main Stage 1601 Irving St, Rahway, NJ

ORGAN CONCERT ON OUR “BIGGEST LITTLE WURLITZER” ONE HALF-HOUR BEFORE THE MOVIE BEGINS! North by Northwest is a 1959 American spy thriller film produced and directed by Alfred Hitchcock, starring Cary Grant, Eva Marie Saint, and James Mason.. The screenplay was by Ernest Lehman, who wanted to write “the Hitchcock picture to end all Hitchcock pictures”. North by […]

Film Noir Hitchcock Weekend: Psycho

UCPAC Main Stage 1601 Irving St, Rahway, NJ

ORGAN CONCERT ON OUR “BIGGEST LITTLE WURLITZER” ONE HALF-HOUR BEFORE THE MOVIE BEGINS! Alfred Hitchcock’s most famous film, 1960’s Psycho, stars Anthony Perkins, Janet Leigh, Vera Miles, John Gavin and Martin Balsam. Perkins plays Norman Bates, caretaker of the Bates Hotel, where Leigh’s character Marion Crane, makes the unfortunate choice of staying the night. The film’s infamous […]

Film Noir Summer: Double Indemnity

UCPAC Main Stage 1601 Irving St, Rahway, NJ

ORGAN CONCERT ON OUR “BIGGEST LITTLE WURLITZER” ONE HALF-HOUR BEFORE THE MOVIE BEGINS! Directed by Billy Wilder and co-written by Wilder and Raymond Chandler (who has an uncredited cameo in the film), Double Indemnity is a 1944 American crime film noir based on James M. Cain’s 1943 novel of the same name, which appeared as an eight-part […]

Bored Teachers Summer Break Comedy Tour

UCPAC Main Stage 1601 Irving St, Rahway, NJ

The biggest entertainment platform for teachers in the world—Bored Teachers—presents its first-ever comedy tour with all your favorite teacher-comedians from the BT videos and beyond! Their hilarious skits have amassed HUNDREDS OF MILLIONS of views on the internet, and they’re all joining comic forces on the stage for a night of laughter you DO NOT […]

Pareja Abierta

UCPAC Main Stage 1601 Irving St, Rahway, NJ

LLEGA A NEW JERSEY!! LA OBRA TEATRAL QUE ESTUVO DE GIRA POR TODA LA REPUBLICA PERUANA. ¿Quieres pasar una noche distinta? Entonces ven al teatro! 🎭 Junto a 2 grandes Actores: Yvonne Frayssinet y Marcelo Oxenford 👏👏”Pareja Abierta” es una comedia pícara, divertida e irreverente de principio a fin y  te hará reír más de […]

DIONNE WARWICK

UCPAC Main Stage 1601 Irving St, Rahway, NJ

Dionne Warwick is a six-time Grammy Award-winning music legend who has earned more than 75 charted hit songs and sold over 100 million records. She was discovered by Burt Bacharach and Hal David in 1961,and went on to record 18 consecutive Top 100 singles (“Don’t Make Me Over,” Walk on By,” “Say a Little Prayer,” “A House is Not a […]

A Path to Redemption

UCPAC Loft Stage 1601 Irving St, Rahway, NJ

A riveting play about a woman who goes through many trials during her life after her spouse leaves her but ultimately finds her redemption. You will cry, and you will laugh, but most of all, you will rejoice at the end. Join us for this must-see performance by actress Crystal Watford Nuchurch, as you’ve never seen her […]

$35

THE MACHINE performing Pink Floyd

UCPAC Main Stage 1601 Irving St, Rahway, NJ

The Machine has forged a 30+ year reputation of extending the musical legacy of Pink Floyd. The New York-based quartet performs a diverse mix of The Floyd’s extensive 16-album repertoire, complete with faithful renditions of popular hits as well as obscure gems. With stellar musicianship and passionate delivery, The Machine explores collective improvisation rivaling that of […]

CLASSIC FILM SERIES: STEAMBOAT BILL, JR. (1928)

UCPAC Main Stage 1601 Irving St, Rahway, NJ

In partnership with the Garden State Organ Society Steamboat Bill, Jr. is a 1928 silent comedy film starring Buster Keaton. Released by United Artists, the film is the final product of Keaton’s independent production team and set of gag writers. The film, named after Arthur Collins’s popular 1911 recording of the 1910 song “Steamboat Bill”, also […]

DANNY CREED at The Loft

UCPAC Loft Stage 1601 Irving St, Rahway, NJ

Join musician Danny Creed for an entertaining evening of stories and song. Featuring award-winning pianist Tracy Stark, Danny will perform classics by Fats Waller, Cole Porter, Billy Joel, and many more. Don’t miss this night of music and laughter!       See all of UCPAC’s Upcoming Events

$15

NJACT PERRY AWARDS

UCPAC Main Stage 1601 Irving St, Rahway, NJ

The New Jersey Association of Community Theaters is excited to gather once again in person to celebrate the accomplishments of our Member Theaters.  Join us as we honor this past 2021-2022 season and celebrate a successful return to the live performance stage. 5:30pm Cocktail Hour | 7:00pm Awards Ceremony $35 until August 14th @ Midnight; $40 […]

WHO’S BAD: The Ultimate Michael Jackson Experience

UCPAC Main Stage 1601 Irving St, Rahway, NJ

Whether you idolized the Jackson 5, fell in love to Human Nature, or learned to moonwalk to Billie Jean, Who’s Bad is THE ULTIMATE music-and-dance driven Michael Jackson homage. This band of professionals relentlessly elevate the legacy of pop music’s King, always pushing themselves to be more precise, to raise the level of excitement and […]

MY NAME IS NOT MOM

UCPAC Main Stage 1601 Irving St, Rahway, NJ

You love them on YouTube, now come see them live on stage in Rahway, NJ! My Name is NOT Mom is a hilarious journey through motherhood with internet sensations Tiffany Jenkins (Juggling the Jenkins), Meredith Masony (That’s Inappropriate) and Dena Blizzard (One Funny Mother). After helping millions of fans get through the pandemic, this comic trio […]

Reelin’ in the Years and Mile Marker Zero

UCPAC Main Stage 1601 Irving St, Rahway, NJ

Reelin’ in the Years – CELEBRATING THE MUSIC OF STEELY DAN Comprised of world class touring and recording session musicians that reads like a who’s who in the music industry, including bandleader and drummer Jerry Marotta (Peter Gabriel, Paul McCartney), Reelin’ in the Years celebrates the timeless music of Steely Dan. Featuring Joey Eppard (from […]

ProgStock 2022

UCPAC Main Stage 1601 Irving St, Rahway, NJ

ProgStock 2022 is the sixth edition of an annual, 3-day, volunteer-run event whose mission is to shine light on what we consider to be one of the most exciting and creative genres of rock music, Progressive Rock. Held at the beautiful and historic Union County Performing Arts Center in Rahway, NJ, ProgStock is held every year […]

Boris Karloff: The Man Behind the Monster

UCPAC Main Stage 1601 Irving St, Rahway, NJ

Boris Karloff: The Man Behind the Monster Saturday, October 15, 20227:30 PM Boris Karloff: The Man Behind the Monster is a 2021 documentary about the life and career of English actor Boris Karloff, known for his roles in legendary horror movies including 1931’s Frankenstein, in which he famously played the monster. The film features actors […]

$10

JOSH TURNER

UCPAC Main Stage 1601 Irving St, Rahway, NJ

Josh Turner Thursday, October 20, 20227:30 PM MCA Nashville recording artist and Grand Ole Opry member Josh Turner, while a multi-platinum-selling star himself, is a country music fan first and foremost. From the start of his career through chart-topping hits like “Your Man,” “Would You Go With Me,” “Why Don’t We Just Dance,” and “All […]

CELEBRATING DAVID BOWIE: Live in Concert

UCPAC Main Stage 1601 Irving St, Rahway, NJ

Celebrating David Bowie: Live in Concert Thursday, October 27, 2022 8:00 PM Rock’n’Roll Hall of Famer Todd Rundgren, Adrian Belew (Bowie, NIN, King Crimson, Frank Zappa, Talking Heads), and CdB creator, producer, and featured artist Scrote bring Spacehog’s Royston Langdon, and solo artist Jeffrey Gaines with saxophone great Ron Dziubla (Jon Batiste, Joe Bonamassa), Narada […]

LITTLE RIVER BAND with 7-Piece Orchestra

UCPAC Main Stage 1601 Irving St, Rahway, NJ

Little River Band Saturday, October 29, 2022 8:00 PM The Eagles founding member, the late Glenn Frey, knew what he was saying when he dubbed Little River Band “the best singing band in the world.” Through the ‘70’s and ‘80’s, LRB enjoyed huge chart success with multi-platinum albums and chart topping hits like: “Reminiscing,” “Cool […]

Classic Film Series: Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory

UCPAC Main Stage 1601 Irving St, Rahway, NJ

Classic Film Series: Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory Sunday, October 30, 20223:00 PM Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory is a 1971 American musical fantasy film starring Gene Wilder and adapted from the 1964 novel Charlie and the Chocolate Factory by Roald Dahl. The film tells the story of a poor child named Charlie […]

SYLWIA GRZESZCZAK

UCPAC Main Stage 1601 Irving St, Rahway, NJ

Sylwia Grzeszczak Saturday, November 5, 20228:00 PM Due to the upcoming anniversary of Poland’s independence, as part of the related celebrations, Christopher Entertainment invites all lovers of good music in an excellent performance of the greatest Polish music scene star Sylwia Grzeszczak is the most popular, talented Polish singer, pianist, composer and songwriter. She made her […]

$68 – $75

BLACK VIOLIN: GIVE THANKS HOLIDAY TOUR

UCPAC Main Stage 1601 Irving St, Rahway, NJ

Black Violin Give Thanks Holiday Tour Thursday, November 10, 2022 8:00 PM Black Violin Give Thanks Holiday Tour is the perfect way to kick off your holiday season celebrations! Black Violin is led by classically trained string players Wil B. (viola) and Kev Marcus (violin). Joining them onstage are DJ SPS and drummer Nat Stokes. […]

Sensory Friendly Theatre: Jeff Boyer’s Big Bubble Bonanza

UCPAC Main Stage 1601 Irving St, Rahway, NJ

Sensory Friendly Theatre: Jeff Boyer’s Big Bubble Bonanza Sunday, November 13, 2022 1:00 PM   See the newest, funniest, zany spectacular from world-famous, Guinness Book of World Records-holding, master bubble wrangler […]

$8

Sensory Friendly Theatre: New Jersey Ballet: The Nutcracker

UCPAC Main Stage 1601 Irving St, Rahway, NJ

Sensory Friendly Theatre: New Jersey Ballet: The Nutcracker Wednesday, November 30, 2022 6:00 PM Sensory Friendly Theatre: NJ Ballet’s The Nutcracker is a holiday favorite tells the magical story of Clara and her Nutcracker Prince as they battle toy soldiers and larger-than-life mice, and travel through a whirlwind of dancing snowflakes to the Land of […]

$8