Jane Monheit & Tony DeSare – PAC the House Series

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

As the kick-off performance in HACPAC’s inaugural PAC the House series, this duo lights up the stage for a magical evening of music. Inspired by great cabaret singers of the past, the sultry vocalist Monheit joins pianist, singer, and songwriter DeSare for an evening of American standards and new favorites, plus some surprise revisions of...

Jane Monheit & Tony DeSare – PAC the House Series

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

DUE TO POPULAR DEMAND SECOND SHOW ADDED As the kick-off performance in HACPAC’s inaugural PAC the House series, this duo lights up the stage for a magical evening of music. Inspired by great cabaret singers of the past, the sultry vocalist Monheit joins pianist, singer, and songwriter DeSare for an evening of American standards and...

Junk to Jewels

The Gallery at HACPAC 102 State St, Hackensack, NJ

Please join as the Hackensack Dept. of Cultural Arts opens The Gallery at HACPAC. The star of the evening is the masterful artwork crafted and created by non-other than Culturalrual Arts Board Member and Hackensack Resident Ruth Bauer Neustadter. Ruth collects found objects, or "junk", from various locations in Hackensack and turns them into beautiful...

Hackensack Annual Holiday Tree Lighting Ceremony

The Green 10 Main St, Hackensack, NJ

Join us on the Courthouse Green for our Annual Holiday Tree Lighting! Special Guest SANTA CLAUS! Light refreshments will be served, and there will be performances by Victorian Carolers, the Hackensack High School Choir, and the HACPAC.

Hamiltunes: An American Singalong

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

What time is it? SHOWTIME, SHOWTIME! Raise a glass to freedom and ring in the new year at Hamiltunes, an officially licensed singalong to the soundtrack of Hamilton: An American Musical, the eleven-time Tony Award-winning Broadway sensation of historic proportions. There will also be a costume contest with prizes, so come dressed in your best Hamilton-inspired outfit...

Hackensack Schools’ First Annual Jazz Night

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

Hackensack High School and Hackensack Middle School will host their first Jazz Night at the Hackensack Performing Arts Center on Monday, January 8 at 7:00pm, with performances from The Star Dust Jazz Band and The Comet Jazz Band, both from the High School, and the Middle School’s HMS Jazz Experience. The evening will also feature...

Junk to Jewels

The Gallery at HACPAC 102 State St, Hackensack, NJ

Please join as the Hackensack Dept. of Cultural Arts opens The Gallery at HACPAC. The star of the evening is the masterful artwork crafted and created by non-other than Culturalrual Arts Board Member and Hackensack Resident Ruth Bauer Neustadter. Ruth collects found objects, or "junk", from various locations in Hackensack and turns them into beautiful...

Improv Comedy Night

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

GET READY TO LAUGH Don’t miss Hackensack’s resident improv troupe, Howdy Stranger, perform their award-winning, interactive comedy at the new HACPAC! Described as “hilarious, inventive, and fun,” each scene is inspired by audience suggestions. The first part of the show features games made popular by the tv show, “Whose Line is it, Anyway?” In the...

Alyson Williams, Nat Adderley, Jr. Trio, & Matthew Whitaker – PAC the House Series

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

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Hamil2nes: An American Singalong

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

What time is it? SHOWTIME, SHOWTIME! Raise a glass to freedom and ring in the new year at Hamiltunes, an officially licensed singalong to the soundtrack of Hamilton: An American Musical, the eleven-time Tony Award-winning Broadway sensation of historic proportions. There will also be a costume contest with prizes, so come dressed in your best Hamilton-inspired outfit...

John Waite – PAC the House Series

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

British rocker Waite headlines the third event in the HACPAC’s inaugural PAC the House series with an evening of his music from the present and the past, along with his three-piece band. With a history that parallels the legacy of English rock from the 70s through today, Waite is a songwriter, singer, bassist, and performer...

Hackensack Art Club’s February Art Show

The Gallery at HACPAC 102 State St, Hackensack, NJ

Artists Featured: Betty Librizzi  - Barry Shiff - Jame Nonas - Renate Wehmeyer Ninetta Nappi - In Son  - Joan Mahony Kupchin Dennis DeCarlo -Helen DeCarlo - Ted Malin– Monica Chavarria  Anthony Santella - Margaret  Chibaro - Ute Lurato –Peter Rossi Germaine Roberts - Betty Jean Downing - Arthur Gilmore- Lissanne Lake- Joni Golden and more!...

50 & Counting

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

You’ll laugh a little, cry a little and have a heartwarming experience. "50 & Counting" is a one-woman celebration of jubilee about the life of Malachy Marie. This fun showcase of storytelling is full of heart, soul, song, and dance! You’ll have a glorious time. Truly. Hackensack raised, Malachy M. Williams is a nine-time Emmy...

LGBTQ Hackensack Pride

The Gallery at HACPAC 102 State St, Hackensack, NJ

This event is part of a campaign that recognizes a stigma-free environment in Hackensack and the greater Bergen County Community. Tri-Arc Community Development Corporation in association with the Cultural Arts Department of Hackensack continue to advance the inclusiveness of all people who live in our communities. We take pride in our continued March forward. Please...

Motown Tribute – Love, Togetherness & Community: A Valentine’s Day Concert

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

Trinity and Tri-Arc Community Development Corporation Presents a Valentine’s Day Motown Tribute Concert & Buffet. Performances by The Total Eclipse Band & TruSol at the Hackensack Meridian Health Theatre at the Hackensack Performing Arts Center.  Dining at the beautiful new Gallery at HACPAC! Produced by Randy G. Music, llc.

Dawg Pound Comedy 3

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

NU BETA BETA Chapter “Bergen County Ques” presents, "Dawg Pound Comedy 3." Hosted by "Hamburger" with friends Brooklyn Mike Troy and A.G. White. A portion of the proceeds will go to the Hackensack Junior Basketball league. Alonzo "Hamburger" Jones is a comedian and writer, notable for Def Comedy Jam and Comics Unleashed.

The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

Defining Moments Theatre Company and the Hackensack Dept. of Cultural Arts presents The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee. Winner of the Tony and the Drama Desk Awards for Best Book, “Spelling Bee” has charmed audiences across the country with its effortless wit and humor. Featuring a fast-paced, wildly funny and touching book by Rachel Sheinkin and a truly fresh and vibrant score...

The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

Defining Moments Theatre Company and the Hackensack Dept. of Cultural Arts presents The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee. Winner of the Tony and the Drama Desk Awards for Best Book, “Spelling Bee” has charmed audiences across the country with its effortless wit and humor. Featuring a fast-paced, wildly funny and touching book by Rachel Sheinkin and a truly fresh and vibrant score...

The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

Defining Moments Theatre Company and the Hackensack Dept. of Cultural Arts presents The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee. Winner of the Tony and the Drama Desk Awards for Best Book, “Spelling Bee” has charmed audiences across the country with its effortless wit and humor. Featuring a fast-paced, wildly funny and touching book by Rachel Sheinkin and a truly fresh and vibrant score...

The After Valentine’s Day We Love, Love (But Not Always) Fundraiser

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

The Company Theatre Group, the only professional Theatre Company in residence at The Hackensack Performing Arts Center invites you to be a part of their 2018 Fundraising Extravaganza on Monday, February 26 at 8pm.Join us in our new home at 102 State Street as we make our debut with an evening of songs, scenes &...

Roy Wood Jr and Michelle Wolf – PAC the House Series

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

Get ready to laugh your socks off in this fourth event in the HACPAC’s inaugural PAC the House series. Two of today’s hottest comics bring an evening of stand-up that’s straight from New York City, where they regularly appear live and on television. Now you can enjoy the best of Manhattan comedy clubs right here...

The 1st Annual Bergen County Film Festival Gala

The Gallery at HACPAC 102 State St, Hackensack, NJ

Tri-Arc Community Development Corporation presents the 1st Annual Bergen County Film Festival Gala. Accompaniment by the Sounds of A and R presented in partnership with The BulLion Foundation. Food & Refreshments will be served.

Youth Art Month Student Exhibition

The Gallery at HACPAC 102 State St, Hackensack, NJ

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center and the Hackensack Public Schools invite you to attend our “Youth Art Month” Student Exhibition. Art will be on display from March 2 – March 16.

Cabaret

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

The Hackensack High School Drama Club proudly presents its Spring musical as part of HACPAC's inaugural season. Cabaret explores the dark, heady, and tumultuous life of Berlin’s natives and expatriates as Germany slowly yields to the emerging Third Reich at the end of the 1920s. Cliff, a young American writer, is immediately taken by English...

Cabaret

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

The Hackensack High School Drama Club proudly presents its Spring musical as part of HACPAC's inaugural season. Cabaret explores the dark, heady, and tumultuous life of Berlin’s natives and expatriates as Germany slowly yields to the emerging Third Reich at the end of the 1920s. Cliff, a young American writer, is immediately taken by English...

Cabaret

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

The Hackensack High School Drama Club proudly presents its Spring musical as part of HACPAC's inaugural season. Cabaret explores the dark, heady, and tumultuous life of Berlin’s natives and expatriates as Germany slowly yields to the emerging Third Reich at the end of the 1920s. Cliff, a young American writer, is immediately taken by English...

Cabaret

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

The Hackensack High School Drama Club proudly presents its Spring musical as part of HACPAC's inaugural season. Cabaret explores the dark, heady, and tumultuous life of Berlin’s natives and expatriates as Germany slowly yields to the emerging Third Reich at the end of the 1920s. Cliff, a young American writer, is immediately taken by English...

Gala Show en Hackensack

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

The City of Hackensack y Nilo Lauz presenta Homenaje A David Laad en el Gala Show en Hackensack. Sabado 31 de Marzo. $20.00. Parqueo Gratis.

Variation – SALUTE to Women in the Arts

The Gallery at HACPAC 102 State St, Hackensack, NJ

SALUTE is an organization of female artists created for the purpose of building community and showcasing the diverse talents of each artist through exhibitions. SALUTE artists represent an array of the creative arts: oil, acrylic and watercolor painters; photographers, portraiture and many forms of collage. Some artists work big, while others small. SALUTE artists have...

Improv Comedy Night

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

GET READY TO LAUGH Don’t miss Hackensack’s resident improv troupe, Howdy Stranger, perform their award-winning, interactive comedy at the new HACPAC! Described as “hilarious, inventive, and fun,” each scene is inspired by audience suggestions. The first part of the show features games made popular by the tv show, “Whose Line is it, Anyway?” In the...

The Underpants

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

April 21 - May 6, 2018 Sat @ 8pm, Sun @ 3pm  Directed By Lou Scarpati Theobald Maske has an unusual problem: his wife's underpants won't stay on. One Sunday morning they fall to her ankles right in the middle of town--a public scandal! Mortified, Theo swears to keep her at home until she can...

The Underpants

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

April 21 - May 6, 2018 Sat @ 8pm, Sun @ 3pm  Directed By Lou Scarpati Theobald Maske has an unusual problem: his wife's underpants won't stay on. One Sunday morning they fall to her ankles right in the middle of town--a public scandal! Mortified, Theo swears to keep her at home until she can...

YWCA Bergen County’s 5th Annual Racial Justice Awards

Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

CA Bergen County presents the   5th Annual Racial Justice Awards  Our annual Racial Justice Awards event distinguishes the trailblazers who strive to make a difference in our community, working to eliminate racism and promote peace, justice, freedom and dignity for all people.  Interested in becoming a sponsor or for information, Jessica at jmonacocopell@ywcabergencounty.org or call 201-881-1760.  #RacialJusticeAwards  Thank you...

Slam Dunk the Junk in Hackensack

Atlantic Street Park 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

“Slam Dunk the Junk” is a clean-up event that takes place on the last Saturday in April. The event is overseen by the Dept. of Cultural Arts, who are custodians of the Hackensack Clean Communities Grant. This event is designed to gather 501c3 Non Profit organizations together to help clean and remove litter from the streets and...

The Underpants

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

April 21 - May 6, 2018 Sat @ 8pm, Sun @ 3pm  Directed By Lou Scarpati Theobald Maske has an unusual problem: his wife's underpants won't stay on. One Sunday morning they fall to her ankles right in the middle of town--a public scandal! Mortified, Theo swears to keep her at home until she can...

The Underpants

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

April 21 - May 6, 2018 Sat @ 8pm, Sun @ 3pm  Directed By Lou Scarpati Theobald Maske has an unusual problem: his wife's underpants won't stay on. One Sunday morning they fall to her ankles right in the middle of town--a public scandal! Mortified, Theo swears to keep her at home until she can...

The Underpants

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

April 21 - May 6, 2018 Sat @ 8pm, Sun @ 3pm  Directed By Lou Scarpati Theobald Maske has an unusual problem: his wife's underpants won't stay on. One Sunday morning they fall to her ankles right in the middle of town--a public scandal! Mortified, Theo swears to keep her at home until she can...

The Underpants

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

April 21 - May 6, 2018 Sat @ 8pm, Sun @ 3pm  Directed By Lou Scarpati Theobald Maske has an unusual problem: his wife's underpants won't stay on. One Sunday morning they fall to her ankles right in the middle of town--a public scandal! Mortified, Theo swears to keep her at home until she can...

Anxiety Stew

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

"Anxiety Stew" is a new musical comedy about a struggling hippie psychologist on the Upper West Side of Manhattan who specializes in food-related anxieties. It is "Groupon Day," which attracts an eclectic group of prospective clients to the office seeking treatment for their peculiar gastric maladies. The final scenes mash all of the people and...

CMDE Dancethon

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

Center for Modern Dance Education Annual Danceathon Celebrating 55 years as a non-profit community Dance Center in Hackensack! The Center for Modern Dance Education (CMDE) presents its 34th Dancethon on Saturday, May 12. The fun, relaxed dance concert will include  CMDE dancers and Guest Artists of all ages and abilities, beginner through professional, including dances with disabilities, performing...

An Evening of Dance featuring Les Enfants and Friends

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

Students from the Ballet Arts school will showcase their talents for all to see.  Our Modern, Tap, Contemporary and Les Enfants students will get the chance to perform and highlight their work from the year.  There will also be a special performance from our Senior level ballet students.

STILL/MOVING

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

Choreographers include Nai-Ni Chen (Englewood Cliffs), Susan Cherniak (Teaneck), Theresa Conlon (Lyndhurst), Olivia Galgano (Paramus), Kent Lindemer (Midland Park), Nikki Manx (Mahwah), Tina Zoccoli Mayers (Franklin Lakes), Lynn Needle (Ridgewood), Claire Porter (Teaneck), Odelia Shargian (Tenafly), Christopher Shepard & Erin Cairns Cella (Lyndhurst), Susan Thomasson (Demarest), with guests Dana Crowe (Montclair), Joe Monteleone (Hazlet) and...

STILL/MOVING

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

Choreographers include Nai-Ni Chen (Englewood Cliffs), Susan Cherniak (Teaneck), Theresa Conlon (Lyndhurst), Olivia Galgano (Paramus), Kent Lindemer (Midland Park), Nikki Manx (Mahwah), Tina Zoccoli Mayers (Franklin Lakes), Lynn Needle (Ridgewood), Claire Porter (Teaneck), Odelia Shargian (Tenafly), Christopher Shepard & Erin Cairns Cella (Lyndhurst), Susan Thomasson (Demarest), with guests Dana Crowe (Montclair), Joe Monteleone (Hazlet) and...

The Hackensack Music Festival

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

A new beginning, at a new time in Hackensack. The World meets at the Hackensack Music Festival(TM). Duke Jones Trumpeter Albert Jones is affectionately known to all friends and followers as "Duke". He is the co-founder and former member of multiple Grammy award-winning R&B/ Pop group Atlantic Starr and is an award-winning music producer. Duke...

Mandy Gonzalez – PAC the House Series

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

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YAATRA III: A Journey Of Love

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

Iconic, legendary love stories of the past come to life through Bollywood/Indian dance in a new modern, twist.

A Night of Music with Dreena

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

Drawing inspiration from the queens of jazz and soul, Dreena mixes soaring vocals with a modern, vibrant style all her own. Influenced by artists that range from Nina Simone and Aretha Franklin to Lorde and Beyoncé, the Jersey-based songstress weaves scat-styled vocals over heart-pumping grooves to produce a sound that is both classic and inventive....

Howdy Stranger Variety Show

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

Howdy Stranger is making a daring attempt at... SCRIPTED material! See their original sketch comedy performed live in Howdy Stranger's first ever variety show, featuring scenes, stand up, sketch comedy by 301 Views, and musical improv by Cat and Vegas and the Temple of Boom! Cat and Vegas and The Temple of Boom are a...

The Tempest – Shakespeare in the Park

Atlantic Street Park 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

Come out to Atlantic Street Park and see The Tempest. Admission is free just bring a blanket or lawn chair.

Roots: A 10 Year Celebration

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

Nikki Manx Dance Project will take you on a journey of our last decade of cause-driven dance, rooted in social justice and environmental sustainability. The Friday evening performance will be followed by a gala reception in the HacPAC art gallery with LIVE music, and the Saturday matinee will include a 1:30 PM pre-show with music...

Roots: A 10 Year Celebration

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

Nikki Manx Dance Project will take you on a journey of our last decade of cause-driven dance, rooted in social justice and environmental sustainability. The Friday evening performance will be followed by a gala reception in the HacPAC art gallery with LIVE music, and the Saturday matinee will include a 1:30 PM pre-show with music...

From Baroque to Broadway

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

Art of Motion will honor the last 400 years of dance history.

We Will Rock You

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

A beautiful presentation from special needs that will never be forgotten.

The Tempest – Shakespeare in the Park

Atlantic Street Park 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

Come out to Atlantic Street Park and see The Tempest. Admission is free just bring a blanket or lawn chair.

Linkage: 2 Degrees of Separation Art Exhibit

The Gallery at HACPAC 102 State St, Hackensack, NJ

Linkage: 2 Degrees of Separation shares the links of the exhibiting artists to Hackensack in some fashion.  Some have roots here for generations, others work here, and some stay connected and visit for a plethora of reasons. Regardless of the why, each artist has a bond to Hackensack in one way or another. What they...

Wonder – Movies Under the Stars

Atlantic Street Park 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

Come out to Atlantic Street Park and see Wonder. Admission is free just bring a blanket or lawn chair.

Drag Queen Bingo Night

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

Join Hackensack Theatre Company for an evening of first-rate fun and entertainment at their Drag Queen Bingo Night fundraiser, hosted by Charmange Aultra and Terry Hyman! Doors open at 7:00pm, extra boards and dabbers will be on sale at 7:30pm, and the fun begins at 8:00pm! Bring extra cash for concessions and tips for our...

Motown Night – Main Street Live Mini Concert Series

Atlantic Street Park 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

Come out to Atlantic Street Park for our Main Street Live Mini Concert Series! It's FREE just bring a blanket or lawn chair! David Kline &The SILK CITY band originated in 1990 as a house band for the Peppermint Lounge. The band opened For acts such as Blue Magic, Jerry Butler, Ray Goodman and Brown,...

Sunset Yoga

Atlantic Street Park 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

The Hackensack Dept. of Cultural Arts proudly introduces its newest program Sunset Yoga! It's completely FREE and good for yoga enthusiasts of all ages! Whether you have never been to a yoga studio or are a yoga pro; you will thoroughly enjoy this class! Taught by licensed yoga instructor Jennifer Dorney.

Hometown Hero Night – Main Street Live Mini Concert Series

Atlantic Street Park 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

Come out to Atlantic Street Park for our Main Street Live Mini Concert Series! It's FREE just bring a blanket or lawn chair! Master of Ceremonies Bob Lee of WBLS 107.5 FM  Musical performance by The Total Eclipse Band             Honored Guests: Rev Gregory Jackson, Mount Olive Baptist Church Hackensack,...

Sunset Yoga

Atlantic Street Park 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

The Hackensack Dept. of Cultural Arts proudly introduces its newest program Sunset Yoga! It's completely FREE and good for yoga enthusiasts of all ages! Whether you have never been to a yoga studio or are a yoga pro; you will thoroughly enjoy this class! Taught by licensed yoga instructor Jennifer Dorney.

Fame Jr.

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

Following the international acclaim of the hit motion picture, television series and stage show, Fame The Musical JR. is nothing short of a global phenomenon.  Fame JR. features a high energy, contemporary pop score (which includes the hit title song) and a touching coming-of-age story. Set during the last years of New York City's celebrated High School for the Performing Arts...

Fame Jr.

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

Following the international acclaim of the hit motion picture, television series and stage show, Fame The Musical JR. is nothing short of a global phenomenon.  Fame JR. features a high energy, contemporary pop score (which includes the hit title song) and a touching coming-of-age story. Set during the last years of New York City's celebrated High School for the Performing Arts...

Fame Jr.

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

Following the international acclaim of the hit motion picture, television series and stage show, Fame The Musical JR. is nothing short of a global phenomenon.  Fame JR. features a high energy, contemporary pop score (which includes the hit title song) and a touching coming-of-age story. Set during the last years of New York City's celebrated High School for the Performing Arts...

Sunset Yoga

Atlantic Street Park 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

The Hackensack Dept. of Cultural Arts proudly introduces its newest program Sunset Yoga! It's completely FREE and good for yoga enthusiasts of all ages! Whether you have never been to a yoga studio or are a yoga pro; you will thoroughly enjoy this class! Taught by licensed yoga instructor Jennifer Dorney.

Coco – Movies Under the Stars

Atlantic Street Park 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

Come out to Atlantic Street Park and see Coco. Admission is free just bring a blanket or lawn chair.

Fame Jr.

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

Following the international acclaim of the hit motion picture, television series and stage show, Fame The Musical JR. is nothing short of a global phenomenon.  Fame JR. features a high energy, contemporary pop score (which includes the hit title song) and a touching coming-of-age story. Set during the last years of New York City's celebrated High School for the Performing Arts...

Fame Jr.

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

Following the international acclaim of the hit motion picture, television series and stage show, Fame The Musical JR. is nothing short of a global phenomenon.  Fame JR. features a high energy, contemporary pop score (which includes the hit title song) and a touching coming-of-age story. Set during the last years of New York City's celebrated High School for the Performing Arts...

Fame Jr.

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

Following the international acclaim of the hit motion picture, television series and stage show, Fame The Musical JR. is nothing short of a global phenomenon.  Fame JR. features a high energy, contemporary pop score (which includes the hit title song) and a touching coming-of-age story. Set during the last years of New York City's celebrated High School for the Performing Arts...

Sunset Yoga

Atlantic Street Park 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

The Hackensack Dept. of Cultural Arts proudly introduces its newest program Sunset Yoga! It's completely FREE and good for yoga enthusiasts of all ages! Whether you have never been to a yoga studio or are a yoga pro; you will thoroughly enjoy this class! Taught by licensed yoga instructor Jennifer Dorney.

Three Viewings

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

THREE VIEWINGS comprises of 3 comic/dramatic monologues which take place in a Midwestern funeral parlor. Performed separately, the 3 stories interweave to show the lengths to which people will go to hold on to memories, money, life, and love. TELL-TALE is the story of Emil, the mild-mannered undertaker whose unspoken passion for a local woman...

Three Viewings

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

THREE VIEWINGS comprises of 3 comic/dramatic monologues which take place in a Midwestern funeral parlor. Performed separately, the 3 stories interweave to show the lengths to which people will go to hold on to memories, money, life, and love. TELL-TALE is the story of Emil, the mild-mannered undertaker whose unspoken passion for a local woman...

Three Viewings

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

THREE VIEWINGS comprises of 3 comic/dramatic monologues which take place in a Midwestern funeral parlor. Performed separately, the 3 stories interweave to show the lengths to which people will go to hold on to memories, money, life, and love. TELL-TALE is the story of Emil, the mild-mannered undertaker whose unspoken passion for a local woman...

Three Viewings

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

THREE VIEWINGS comprises of 3 comic/dramatic monologues which take place in a Midwestern funeral parlor. Performed separately, the 3 stories interweave to show the lengths to which people will go to hold on to memories, money, life, and love. TELL-TALE is the story of Emil, the mild-mannered undertaker whose unspoken passion for a local woman...

Sunset Zumba

Atlantic Street Park 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

The Hackensack Dept. of Cultural Arts proudly introduces its newest program Sunset Zumba! It's completely FREE! Just bring your dancing shoes and a towel!

Sunset Zumba

Atlantic Street Park 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

The Hackensack Dept. of Cultural Arts proudly introduces its newest program Sunset Zumba! It's completely FREE! Just bring your dancing shoes and a towel!

Gala Show en Hackensack Homenaje a Milagros

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

The City of Hackensack y Nilo Lauz presenta Homenaje A David Laad en el Gala Show en Hackensack Homenaje a Milagros. Parqueo Gratis.

Sunset Zumba

Atlantic Street Park 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

The Hackensack Dept. of Cultural Arts proudly introduces its newest program Sunset Zumba! It's completely FREE! Just bring your dancing shoes and a towel!

Black Panther – Movies Under the Stars

Atlantic Street Park 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

Come out to Atlantic Street Park and see Black Panther. Admission is free just bring a blanket or lawn chair.

A Night of Music with Dreena

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

Drawing inspiration from the queens of jazz and soul, Dreena mixes soaring vocals with a modern, vibrant style all her own. Influenced by artists that range from Nina Simone and Aretha Franklin to Lorde and Beyoncé, the Jersey-based songstress weaves scat-styled vocals over heart-pumping grooves to produce a sound that is both classic and inventive....

Improv Comedy Night

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

GET READY TO LAUGH Don’t miss Hackensack’s resident improv troupe, Howdy Stranger, perform their award-winning, interactive comedy at the new HACPAC! Described as “hilarious, inventive, and fun,” each scene is inspired by audience suggestions. The first part of the show features games made popular by the tv show, “Whose Line is it, Anyway?” In the...

My Best Friend Cullen

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

My Best Friend Cullen is a new play written by Frank Orefice and Wayne Cesa. Directed by Sharon Smith. Free Admission.

Free

John Pizzarelli – PAC the House Series

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

Son of legendary guitarist Bucky Pizzarelli, jazz guitarist and vocalist John Pizzarelli was performing with Les Paul, Benny Goodman, and Clark Terry by the time he was a teenager. As one of the prime contemporary interpreters of the Great American Songbook, he has expanded that repertoire by including the music of Joni Mitchell, Neil Young,...

An Evening of Jazz for Aiden Benefit Concert

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

Aiden's Light Presents: An Evening of Jazz for Aiden Benefit ConcertChris Beck Quintet Featuring Shenel Johns Proceeds will go towards Aiden's Light, a 501(c)3 Non-ProfitFor more information about Aiden's Light: www.aidenslight.org

Howdy Stranger Halloween Improv Night

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

Howdy Stranger returns... from beyond the grave! Don’t miss Hackensack’s resident improv troupe, Howdy Stranger, perform a Halloween-themed version of their comedy show! Described as “hilarious, inventive, and fun,” Howdy Stranger will expel the laughter from within your soul, so grab your broomsticks and fly to the HACPAC on October 13th! The first part of the...

The Spanish Tragedy – Shakespeare in the Park

Atlantic Street Park 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

Spain and Portugal have come to a bitter end to their war. Don Andrea, a soldier slain in war, is sent to the underworld. There he meets the spirit of Revenge who agrees to help him get revenge on being wrongfully slain in war.  Thus begins a tale of murder and death: in order to...

Free

Other Desert Cities

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

Brooke Wyeth, a New York City magazine writer, has returned to the California home of her parents Polly & Lyman Wyeth for the first time in six years to celebrate Christmas. Tension builds immediately when she reveals that she has decided to publish a memoir centering around the suicide of her late brother Henry. Brooke...

Other Desert Cities

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

Brooke Wyeth, a New York City magazine writer, has returned to the California home of her parents Polly & Lyman Wyeth for the first time in six years to celebrate Christmas. Tension builds immediately when she reveals that she has decided to publish a memoir centering around the suicide of her late brother Henry. Brooke...

Other Desert Cities

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

Brooke Wyeth, a New York City magazine writer, has returned to the California home of her parents Polly & Lyman Wyeth for the first time in six years to celebrate Christmas. Tension builds immediately when she reveals that she has decided to publish a memoir centering around the suicide of her late brother Henry. Brooke...

Turn the Tide

The Gallery at HACPAC 102 State St, Hackensack, NJ

Local schools, environmental groups, artists and art lovers are invited to see the work of Ruth Bauer Neustadter, the local mixed-media artist, social and political activist, who has produced a large number of paintings that encourage discussion of the many environmental issues we face. Her one-person show, “Turn the Tide”, opens October 1 and runs...

Free

Other Desert Cities

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

Brooke Wyeth, a New York City magazine writer, has returned to the California home of her parents Polly & Lyman Wyeth for the first time in six years to celebrate Christmas. Tension builds immediately when she reveals that she has decided to publish a memoir centering around the suicide of her late brother Henry. Brooke...

Other Desert Cities

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

Brooke Wyeth, a New York City magazine writer, has returned to the California home of her parents Polly & Lyman Wyeth for the first time in six years to celebrate Christmas. Tension builds immediately when she reveals that she has decided to publish a memoir centering around the suicide of her late brother Henry. Brooke...

Slam Dunk the Junk in Hackensack

Atlantic Street Park 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

“Slam Dunk the Junk” is a clean-up event that takes place on the last Saturday in April. The event is overseen by the Dept. of Cultural Arts, who are custodians of the Hackensack Clean Communities Grant. This event is designed to gather 501c3 Non Profit organizations together to help clean and remove litter from the streets and...

Free

Other Desert Cities

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

Brooke Wyeth, a New York City magazine writer, has returned to the California home of her parents Polly & Lyman Wyeth for the first time in six years to celebrate Christmas. Tension builds immediately when she reveals that she has decided to publish a memoir centering around the suicide of her late brother Henry. Brooke...

Elijah Bland – PAC the House Series

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

Hackensack’s own Elijah Bland is a self-taught musician who has been playing piano since the age of 5. As a young songwriter and producer, he discovered his own voice, which led to a promising career as an independent recording artist. His musical sensibility in jazz and R&B/soul reflects a range of inspiration, from Prince to...

Roald Dahl’s Matilda the Musical JR.

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

Adapted from the Tony Award-winning Broadway musical - Roald Dahl's Matilda the Musical JR. is the story of an extraordinary girl who, armed with a vivid imagination and a sharp mind, dares to take a stand and change her own destiny. With a book by Dennis Kelly and original songs by Tim Minchin, Matilda has won 47 international awards and...

Roald Dahl’s Matilda the Musical JR.

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

Adapted from the Tony Award-winning Broadway musical - Roald Dahl's Matilda the Musical JR. is the story of an extraordinary girl who, armed with a vivid imagination and a sharp mind, dares to take a stand and change her own destiny. With a book by Dennis Kelly and original songs by Tim Minchin, Matilda has won 47 international awards and...

Roald Dahl’s Matilda the Musical JR.

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

Adapted from the Tony Award-winning Broadway musical - Roald Dahl's Matilda the Musical JR. is the story of an extraordinary girl who, armed with a vivid imagination and a sharp mind, dares to take a stand and change her own destiny. With a book by Dennis Kelly and original songs by Tim Minchin, Matilda has won 47 international awards and...

Roald Dahl’s Matilda the Musical JR.

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

Adapted from the Tony Award-winning Broadway musical - Roald Dahl's Matilda the Musical JR. is the story of an extraordinary girl who, armed with a vivid imagination and a sharp mind, dares to take a stand and change her own destiny. With a book by Dennis Kelly and original songs by Tim Minchin, Matilda has won 47 international awards and...

The Christmas Caper

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

The Christmas Caper, a two-act ninety-minute seasonal fantasy saga of Santa's stolen sleigh. A terribly despondent Santa announces that no toys can be delivered to all the children because his transportation has been maliciously ripped off by terrible villains; the vicious Count Evo, his three goofy sidekicks, Patch, Itch and Maxie. Gloom replaces glee in...

The Christmas Caper

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

The Christmas Caper, a two-act ninety-minute seasonal fantasy saga of Santa's stolen sleigh. A terribly despondent Santa announces that no toys can be delivered to all the children because his transportation has been maliciously ripped off by terrible villains; the vicious Count Evo, his three goofy sidekicks, Patch, Itch and Maxie. Gloom replaces glee in...

The Christmas Caper

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

The Christmas Caper, a two-act ninety-minute seasonal fantasy saga of Santa's stolen sleigh. A terribly despondent Santa announces that no toys can be delivered to all the children because his transportation has been maliciously ripped off by terrible villains; the vicious Count Evo, his three goofy sidekicks, Patch, Itch and Maxie. Gloom replaces glee in...

The Christmas Caper

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

The Christmas Caper, a two-act ninety-minute seasonal fantasy saga of Santa's stolen sleigh. A terribly despondent Santa announces that no toys can be delivered to all the children because his transportation has been maliciously ripped off by terrible villains; the vicious Count Evo, his three goofy sidekicks, Patch, Itch and Maxie. Gloom replaces glee in...

The Christmas Caper

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

The Christmas Caper, a two-act ninety-minute seasonal fantasy saga of Santa's stolen sleigh. A terribly despondent Santa announces that no toys can be delivered to all the children because his transportation has been maliciously ripped off by terrible villains; the vicious Count Evo, his three goofy sidekicks, Patch, Itch and Maxie. Gloom replaces glee in...

The Christmas Caper

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

The Christmas Caper, a two-act ninety-minute seasonal fantasy saga of Santa's stolen sleigh. A terribly despondent Santa announces that no toys can be delivered to all the children because his transportation has been maliciously ripped off by terrible villains; the vicious Count Evo, his three goofy sidekicks, Patch, Itch and Maxie. Gloom replaces glee in...

The Christmas Caper

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

The Christmas Caper, a two-act ninety-minute seasonal fantasy saga of Santa's stolen sleigh. A terribly despondent Santa announces that no toys can be delivered to all the children because his transportation has been maliciously ripped off by terrible villains; the vicious Count Evo, his three goofy sidekicks, Patch, Itch and Maxie. Gloom replaces glee in...

MarDelDance Presents: X

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

MarDelDance is celebrating 10 years of dance. Join us for a show filled with company classics and a few new creative works.

MarDelDance Presents: X

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

MarDelDance is celebrating 10 years of dance. Join us for a show filled with company classics and a few new creative works.

Drag Queen Bingo Night

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

Join Hackensack Theatre Company for an evening of first-rate fun and entertainment at their Drag Queen Bingo Night fundraiser, hosted by Charmange Aultra and Terry Hyman! Doors open at 7:00pm, extra boards and dabbers will be on sale at 7:30pm, and the fun begins at 8:00pm! Bring extra cash for concessions and tips for our...

Joyful Noise!

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

Blossom Sisters Dance Proudly Presents Joyful Noise! All proceeds contribute to the Blossom Sisters Dream Fund. "No Child Should Be Denied Acess To Dance Arts."

Joyful Noise!

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

Blossom Sisters Dance Proudly Presents Joyful Noise! All proceeds contribute to the Blossom Sisters Dream Fund. "No Child Should Be Denied Acess To Dance Arts."

One-Day Cabaret

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

Aspire PAC's One-Day Cabaret is an exciting full-day event that is a master class, rehearsal, and performance - all rolled into one. Working with a professional Director/Choreographer and Music Director, participants create a cabaret performance to be performed on the stage that very night! Repertoire includes songs from shows currently on Broadway, classic musicals, and Aspire PAC...

Donation

Seven Artists – Art Exhibit

The Gallery at HACPAC 102 State St, Hackensack, NJ

Art Exhibit Featuring: EC DeMarco Pamela Fenwick Tina Grammer Marsha Heller Jill Hellman Vince Priblo Nanda Van Ginkel  

Free

A Winter One-Act Comedy Festival

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

The Company Theatre Group Presents A Winter One-Act Comedy Festival Start the year off right with your favorite members of The Company Theatre Group. Join us for an evening filled with laughter and familiar faces as we welcome in 2019 at the HACPAC!

A Winter One-Act Comedy Festival

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

The Company Theatre Group Presents A Winter One-Act Comedy Festival Start the year off right with your favorite members of The Company Theatre Group. Join us for an evening filled with laughter and familiar faces as we welcome in 2019 at the HACPAC!

Heart Health 10th Celebration

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

Join Us On National Wear Red Day! Includes Refreshments, Wine Tasting & Educational Information. Wear red to raise awareness about cardiovascular disease and save lives. Because when we come together, there’s nothing we can’t do. Please bring a canned good to donate to CFA.

Amy Helm – PAC the House Series

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

Singer/songwriter Amy Helm began her musical life playing traditional blues with her father Levon Helm, drummer of The Band. She was a founding member of the alt-country collective Ollabelle and served as a backing musician in her father’s Midnight Ramble Band, which was the center of a series of concerts at his home in Woodstock,...

Hackensack Art Club’s 80th Anniversary Art Show

The Gallery at HACPAC 102 State St, Hackensack, NJ

The Hackensack Art Club was organized in 1939 to promote an interest in the fine and applied arts in Hackensack and the surrounding communities.

Free

Improv Comedy Night

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

GET READY TO LAUGH Don’t miss Hackensack’s resident improv troupe, Howdy Stranger, perform their award-winning, interactive comedy at the new HACPAC! Described as “hilarious, inventive, and fun,” each scene is inspired by audience suggestions. The first part of the show features games made popular by the tv show, “Whose Line is it, Anyway?” In the...

Fully Human

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

Emotions can sink us. or they can power us like fuel to succeed. Packard lays out the methods and techniques she teaches high-level executives: how to uncover and dispel unproductive emotions through journeys of self-discovery. Packard will share ways to develop rich, rewarding practices from forgiveness to empathy. resilience. vulnerability, mindfulness and self­reflection – and...

A Night of Music with Dreena

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

Drawing inspiration from the queens of jazz and soul, Dreena mixes soaring vocals with a modern, vibrant style all her own. Influenced by artists that range from Nina Simone and Aretha Franklin to Lorde and Beyoncé, the Jersey-based songstress weaves scat-styled vocals over heart-pumping grooves to produce a sound that is both classic and inventive....

Lady Writes the Blues

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

She left a tin-top shack in Arkansas to move to New York with the hope of making it big as a singer. Though she had some success on the Chitlin Circuit, it was as a songwriter that she would achieve fame and fortune, writing hits for Nat King Cole, Elvis Presley, Ruth Brown, Big Maybelle,...

Improv Comedy Night

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

GET READY TO LAUGH Don’t miss Hackensack’s resident improv troupe, Howdy Stranger, perform their award-winning, interactive comedy at the new HACPAC! Described as “hilarious, inventive, and fun,” each scene is inspired by audience suggestions. The first part of the show features games made popular by the tv show, “Whose Line is it, Anyway?” In the...

1776

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

The cast for 1776all-female version has done three concert versions of the show and now the full show in March.Spectacular voices with a story to tell that is full of history and full of timely messages for this time in historyIf you want an all women Congress we have one.

1776

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

The cast for 1776all-female version has done three concert versions of the show and now the full show in March.Spectacular voices with a story to tell that is full of history and full of timely messages for this time in historyIf you want an all women Congress we have one.

1776

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

The cast for 1776all-female version has done three concert versions of the show and now the full show in March.Spectacular voices with a story to tell that is full of history and full of timely messages for this time in historyIf you want an all women Congress we have one.

Youth Art Month Student Exhibition

The Gallery at HACPAC 102 State St, Hackensack, NJ

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center and the Hackensack Public Schools invite you to attend our “Youth Art Month” Student Exhibition. Art will be on display from March 5 – March 29. Opening Reception on March 7th. 

Free

Flor de Toloache – PAC the House Series

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

Latin Grammy nominee Mariachi Flor de Toloache is an all-female mariachi group founded in 2008. Named for the flower used in Mexico as a love potion, the group is comprised of Mireya I. Ramos, violin and vocals; Shae Fiol, vihuela and vocals; Julie Acosta, trumpet; and Eunice Aparicio, guitarron. The group has toured extensively in...

PV Celebrates NJ

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

Palisades Virtuosi is thrilled to bring its concert series to HACPAC! Palisades Virtuosi celebrates New Jersey as they continue their 16th season of concerts in Bergen County! PV was founded in 2002 by three friends who just loved to make music together. They soon found that existing repertoire for flute, clarinet and piano was very...

The History Of The African American Spirituals

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

US Spokesman Calvin Earl ensured the destiny of the African American spiritual would forever be included as part of American history when he succeeded in submitting legislation and then moved the US Congress in 2007 to a unanimous vote to recognize the African American Spiritual as a National Treasure. The US Senate awarded him a...

Think Twice Little Gangsta

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

Our mission to redirect the minds of our youth in America today starts with ruling out the glamour of the street activities and lifestyle of the streets. That’s were “Think Twice Little Gangsta” comes to fruition. “Think Twice Little Gangsta” is a film that shows the real-life living situations in the young adult world. Not...

Varietopia

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

A night of Sketch Comedy and stand-up with performances by The Dog Show, Bonner Demling, Laura High, Adam Hamway and Michelle Drozdick. Evening hosted by Mike Sangregorio. Come out to HACPAC for a night of laughs. Truly a show you won’t want to miss!

Gaia

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

Join Nikki Manx Dance Project with guest artist, Embodied Dance, for the premiere of new work with our 2019 season, Gaia. Share in the infinite capacity of dance to awaken human potential and to reconnect us back to ourselves as part of and with the Earth.  These two all-female companies heighten the importance of ecological and environmental necessity...

Gaia

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

Join Nikki Manx Dance Project with guest artist, Embodied Dance, for the premiere of new work with our 2019 season, Gaia. Share in the infinite capacity of dance to awaken human potential and to reconnect us back to ourselves as part of and with the Earth.  These two all-female companies heighten the importance of ecological and environmental necessity...

Marc Cohn – PAC the House Series

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

Marc Cohn is a Grammy-winning singer-songwriter whose folk-inspired stylings are renowned across the music world. His hit song, “Walking in Memphis,” along with his platinum-selling album of the same name, solidified Cohn as one of the top names in Americana music. With a keen ear for a variety of traditional American styles, his songs blend...

The Little Mermaid and Where the Wild Things Are

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

The Little Mermaid - The ballet department of The Conservatory of Performing Arts are using variations from a selection of classical ballets and original choreography to tell the classic fairy tale by Hans Christen Andersen. Where the Wild Things Are - The modern department of The Conservatory of Performing Arts is proud to present their...

Green: Save Our Mother Earth – Art Exhibit

The Gallery at HACPAC 102 State St, Hackensack, NJ

Light refreshments will be served.  Artists: Dianne Bekritsky Cyn Bird Bea Colao Betty DeMarco Joan Dietrich Peggy Dressel Pamela Fenwick Leslee Fetner Carole Goldstein Harriet Goldstein Marsha Heller Rose Hertzberg Jenny Kim Joan Knauer Barbara Landberg Sheela Medzadourian Lisa Mori Ruth Neustadter Pierina Panebianco Andrea Placer Elizabeth Rundquist Paula Schiller In Son Joan Strier

Free

Subject Matter

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

New work by Bergen County Choreographers.

Subject Matter

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

New work by Bergen County Choreographers.

Gone Too Soon

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

Dance 3volution Dance Company is the product of 2 school base dance crews that rose from the Hackensack Public School System. The first dance crew started was at Nellie K. Parker Elementary School with 3rd and 4th graders. Their motto is “Taking Dance and Learning to New Heights.” The program was started to give students...

Gone Too Soon

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

Dance 3volution Dance Company is the product of 2 school base dance crews that rose from the Hackensack Public School System. The first dance crew started was at Nellie K. Parker Elementary School with 3rd and 4th graders. Their motto is “Taking Dance and Learning to New Heights.” The program was started to give students...

Slam Dunk the Junk in Hackensack

Atlantic Street Park 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

“Slam Dunk the Junk” is a clean-up event that takes place on the last Saturday in April. The event is overseen by the Dept. of Cultural Arts, who are custodians of the Hackensack Clean Communities Grant. This event is designed to gather 501c3 Non Profit organizations together to help clean and remove litter from the streets and...

Free

Nunsense The Musical

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

Nunsense is a hilarious spoof about the misadventures of five nuns trying to manage a fundraiser. Sadly, the rest of the sisterhood died from botulism after eating vichyssoise prepared by Sister Julia. Thus, the remaining nuns – ballet-loving Sister Leo, street-wise Sister Robert Anne, befuddled Sister Mary Amnesia, the Mother Superior Sister Regina, and mistress of...

Nunsense The Musical

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

Nunsense is a hilarious spoof about the misadventures of five nuns trying to manage a fundraiser. Sadly, the rest of the sisterhood died from botulism after eating vichyssoise prepared by Sister Julia. Thus, the remaining nuns – ballet-loving Sister Leo, street-wise Sister Robert Anne, befuddled Sister Mary Amnesia, the Mother Superior Sister Regina, and mistress of...

Nunsense The Musical

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

Nunsense is a hilarious spoof about the misadventures of five nuns trying to manage a fundraiser. Sadly, the rest of the sisterhood died from botulism after eating vichyssoise prepared by Sister Julia. Thus, the remaining nuns – ballet-loving Sister Leo, street-wise Sister Robert Anne, befuddled Sister Mary Amnesia, the Mother Superior Sister Regina, and mistress of...

Nunsense The Musical

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

Nunsense is a hilarious spoof about the misadventures of five nuns trying to manage a fundraiser. Sadly, the rest of the sisterhood died from botulism after eating vichyssoise prepared by Sister Julia. Thus, the remaining nuns – ballet-loving Sister Leo, street-wise Sister Robert Anne, befuddled Sister Mary Amnesia, the Mother Superior Sister Regina, and mistress of...

Nunsense The Musical

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

Nunsense is a hilarious spoof about the misadventures of five nuns trying to manage a fundraiser. Sadly, the rest of the sisterhood died from botulism after eating vichyssoise prepared by Sister Julia. Thus, the remaining nuns – ballet-loving Sister Leo, street-wise Sister Robert Anne, befuddled Sister Mary Amnesia, the Mother Superior Sister Regina, and mistress of...

Improv Comedy Night

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

GET READY TO LAUGH Don’t miss Hackensack’s resident improv troupe, Howdy Stranger, perform their award-winning, interactive comedy at the new HACPAC! Described as “hilarious, inventive, and fun,” each scene is inspired by audience suggestions. The first part of the show features games made popular by the tv show, “Whose Line is it, Anyway?” In the...

Krishna Gopika

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

The Rachna Sarang Academy of Performing Arts, RSAPA Inc. teaches Kathak dance as an artistic heritage deeply rooted in its cultural context, yet evolving in a contemporary society. It seeks to organize performances, workshops and lectures by local and visiting artists at various art and educational organizations to increase an understanding of Indian art and...

Center for Modern Dance Education Dancethon 2019

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

Special Guest Heidi Latsky Dance Company Eclectic concert of Modern, Hip Hop, African dance and more featuring performers ages 7-over 70 including individuals with disabilities.

Peter and the Wolf

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

A “symphonic fairy tale” by the composer Sergei Prokofiev, Peter and The Wolf is a beloved story enjoyed by both young and older audiences alike. Performed with narration, the musical work serves as an introduction to the instruments of the orchestra, as well as the basis of a delightful ballet. Each character in the story...

An Evening of Dance

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

Students from the Ballet Arts school will showcase their talents for all to see.  Our Modern, Tap, Contemporary and Les Enfants students will get the chance to perform and highlight their work from the year.  There will also be a special performance from our Senior level ballet students.

The Tea – Interview With The Stars

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

We’re pretty sure you’ve heard these bible stories before, but never told like this… Jezebel, Judas, Pharaoh, Noah, Delilah, Adam, Eve, King Solomon and Queen Athaliah travel through the corridors of time to the present day to give a first-hand account of their timeless stories.  Erica Winfield, host of her very own talk-show “Straight Talk”...

The Tea – Interview With The Stars

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

We’re pretty sure you’ve heard these bible stories before, but never told like this… Jezebel, Judas, Pharaoh, Noah, Delilah, Adam, Eve, King Solomon and Queen Athaliah travel through the corridors of time to the present day to give a first-hand account of their timeless stories.  Erica Winfield, host of her very own talk-show “Straight Talk”...

Japanese Drumming NYSTA Gala Concert

Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

Japanese Traditional Suwa Style Drumming performance by 5 Taiko groups in NY and NJ hosted by Taiko Master Kurashima Sensei.Taiko (Drum) has been performed for rituals and festivals and it has been developed to perform in concert style " Kumi-Daiko" and movies including Hollywood Soundtracks. This discipline involves both music and martial arts.

Free - $10.00

Scene & Heard

Atlantic Street Park 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

A night of two short plays. 

Donation

The Jungle Book KIDS & Into the Woods Jr.

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

The Jungle Book KIDS - Adapted from Disney's beloved animated film and the works of Rudyard Kipling, the “man cub” Mowgli, bounds through the jungle and learns what it means to be human. Into the Woods Jr. - A new take on Stephen Sondheim’s and James Lapine’s groundbreaking musical fairytale about wishes and the choices we make.

Free

Laughter on the 23rd Floor

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

The play focuses on Sid Caesar-like Max Prince, the star of a weekly comedy-variety show circa 1953, and his staff, including Simon's alter-ego Lucas Brickman, who maintains a running commentary on the writing, fighting, and wacky antics which take place in the writers' room. Max has an ongoing battle with NBC executives, who fear his...

Laughter on the 23rd Floor

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

The play focuses on Sid Caesar-like Max Prince, the star of a weekly comedy-variety show circa 1953, and his staff, including Simon's alter-ego Lucas Brickman, who maintains a running commentary on the writing, fighting, and wacky antics which take place in the writers' room. Max has an ongoing battle with NBC executives, who fear his...

Laughter on the 23rd Floor

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

The play focuses on Sid Caesar-like Max Prince, the star of a weekly comedy-variety show circa 1953, and his staff, including Simon's alter-ego Lucas Brickman, who maintains a running commentary on the writing, fighting, and wacky antics which take place in the writers' room. Max has an ongoing battle with NBC executives, who fear his...

Laughter on the 23rd Floor

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

The play focuses on Sid Caesar-like Max Prince, the star of a weekly comedy-variety show circa 1953, and his staff, including Simon's alter-ego Lucas Brickman, who maintains a running commentary on the writing, fighting, and wacky antics which take place in the writers' room. Max has an ongoing battle with NBC executives, who fear his...

As You Like It – Shakespeare in the Park

Atlantic Street Park 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

Come out to Atlantic Street Park and see As You Like It. Admission is free just bring a blanket or lawn chair.

Free

Into the Garden

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

THE GOLDEN GAMES: A Golden Girls Musical Game Show

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

HACKENSACK DEBUT! DIRECT FROM OFF-BROADWAY, IT’S THE GOLDEN GIRLS MUSICAL DRAG PARODY FOR THE NEW GENERATION.  Picture it: Hackensack, June, 2019. Sophia Petrillo has gone missing! Your favorite pals and confidants Dorothy, Blanche, and Rose must travel down the road and back again across America to find her. The hip old grannies take you on...

As You Like It – Shakespeare in the Park

Atlantic Street Park 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

Come out to Atlantic Street Park and see As You Like It. Admission is free just bring a blanket or lawn chair.

Free

Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse – Movies Under the Stars

Atlantic Street Park 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

Teen Miles Morales becomes Spider-Man of his reality, crossing his path with five counterparts from other dimensions to stop a threat for all realities. Come out to Atlantic Street Park and see Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse. Admission is free just bring a blanket or lawn chair.

Free

Dance Blowout

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

A beautiful presentation from special needs that will never be forgotten.

Sunset Yoga

Atlantic Street Park 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

Sunset Yoga is completely FREE and good for yoga enthusiasts of all ages! Whether you have never been to a yoga studio or are a yoga pro; you will thoroughly enjoy this class! Taught by licensed yoga instructor Jennifer Dorney.

Free

Sounds of Summer Concert Series – Country Night

Atlantic Street Park 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

Our concerts at Atlantic Street Park have grown and are bigger and better than ever. The Sounds of Summer Concert Series is designed to touch upon every genre for every kind of person. If our park had a roof, these talented groups would blow it off every Friday night! 

Free

The Suggestion Box: An Improvised Game Show

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

Sketchprov Comedy presents "The Suggestion Box: An Improvised Game Show," the only improv show where YOU have a chance to win a grand prize just by being an audience member!Live from the beautiful Hackensack Performing Arts Center in Hackensack, NJ, "The Suggestion Box" is an improvised competition between four comedians as they try to win...

Sunset Yoga

Atlantic Street Park 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

Sunset Yoga is completely FREE and good for yoga enthusiasts of all ages! Whether you have never been to a yoga studio or are a yoga pro; you will thoroughly enjoy this class! Taught by licensed yoga instructor Jennifer Dorney.

Free

Sounds of Summer Concert Series – Local Celebrity Night

Atlantic Street Park 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

Our concerts at Atlantic Street Park have grown and are bigger and better than ever. The Sounds of Summer Concert Series is designed to touch upon every genre for every kind of person. If our park had a roof, these talented groups would blow it off every Friday night! 

Free

Sunset Yoga

Atlantic Street Park 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

Sunset Yoga is completely FREE and good for yoga enthusiasts of all ages! Whether you have never been to a yoga studio or are a yoga pro; you will thoroughly enjoy this class! Taught by licensed yoga instructor Jennifer Dorney.

Free

Coriolanus – Shakespeare in the Park

Atlantic Street Park 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

Come out to Atlantic Street Park and see Coriolanus. Admission is free just bring a blanket or lawn chair.

Free

Incredibles 2 – Movies Under the Stars

Atlantic Street Park 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

The Incredibles hero family takes on a new mission, which involves a change in family roles: Bob Parr (Mr. Incredible) must manage the house while his wife Helen (Elastigirl) goes out to save the world. Come out to Atlantic Street Park and see Incredibles 2. Admission is free just bring a blanket or lawn chair.

Free

Sounds of Summer Concert Series – Latin Night

Atlantic Street Park 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

Our concerts at Atlantic Street Park have grown and are bigger and better than ever. The Sounds of Summer Concert Series is designed to touch upon every genre for every kind of person. If our park had a roof, these talented groups would blow it off every Friday night! 

Free

Sunset Yoga

Atlantic Street Park 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

Sunset Yoga is completely FREE and good for yoga enthusiasts of all ages! Whether you have never been to a yoga studio or are a yoga pro; you will thoroughly enjoy this class! Taught by licensed yoga instructor Jennifer Dorney.

Free

Coriolanus – Shakespeare in the Park

Atlantic Street Park 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

Come out to Atlantic Street Park and see Coriolanus. Admission is free just bring a blanket or lawn chair.

Free

Sounds of Summer Concert Series – Classic Rock Night

Atlantic Street Park 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

Our concerts at Atlantic Street Park have grown and are bigger and better than ever. The Sounds of Summer Concert Series is designed to touch upon every genre for every kind of person. If our park had a roof, these talented groups would blow it off every Friday night! 

Free

Sunset Yoga

Atlantic Street Park 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

Sunset Yoga is completely FREE and good for yoga enthusiasts of all ages! Whether you have never been to a yoga studio or are a yoga pro; you will thoroughly enjoy this class! Taught by licensed yoga instructor Jennifer Dorney.

Free

Sounds of Summer Concert Series – R&B Night

Atlantic Street Park 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

Our concerts at Atlantic Street Park have grown and are bigger and better than ever. The Sounds of Summer Concert Series is designed to touch upon every genre for every kind of person. If our park had a roof, these talented groups would blow it off every Friday night! 

Free

Sunset Yoga

Atlantic Street Park 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

Sunset Yoga is completely FREE and good for yoga enthusiasts of all ages! Whether you have never been to a yoga studio or are a yoga pro; you will thoroughly enjoy this class! Taught by licensed yoga instructor Jennifer Dorney.

Free

Motherhood Out Loud

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

When entrusting the subject of motherhood to such a dazzling collection of celebrated American writers, what results is a joyous, moving, hilarious, and altogether thrilling theatrical event. Utterly unpredictable, MOTHERHOOD OUT LOUD shatters traditional notions about parenthood, unveils its inherent comedy and celebrates the deeply personal truths that span and unite generations. 

Motherhood Out Loud

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

When entrusting the subject of motherhood to such a dazzling collection of celebrated American writers, what results is a joyous, moving, hilarious, and altogether thrilling theatrical event. Utterly unpredictable, MOTHERHOOD OUT LOUD shatters traditional notions about parenthood, unveils its inherent comedy and celebrates the deeply personal truths that span and unite generations.  For Seniors, Students...

Motherhood Out Loud

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ

When entrusting the subject of motherhood to such a dazzling collection of celebrated American writers, what results is a joyous, moving, hilarious, and altogether thrilling theatrical event. Utterly unpredictable, MOTHERHOOD OUT LOUD shatters traditional notions about parenthood, unveils its inherent comedy and celebrates the deeply personal truths that span and unite generations.  For Seniors, Students...

Motherhood Out Loud

The Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack, NJ