Jammin-In-July July 13 - Aug. 11, 2013
Sitnik Theater of the Lackland Center
Something for Everyone in Centenary Stage Company's
Jammin' In July Summer Concert Series
Centenary Stage Company's Jammin' in July Summer Concert Series will keep Hackettstown buzzing with a diverse
lineup of fun-for-the-whole-family events kicking off Saturday, July 13th and wrapping up with a crowd pleaser
on Sunday, August 11th. Each weekend will feature a new and unique event at the Sitnik Theatre of the award-winning
David and Carol Lackland Center on the campus of Centenary College.
Award-winning actor/director/playwright Frank Ferrante brings back the classic laughs of the black and white
era, in his show An Evening with Groucho July 13th at 8 pm. Frank Ferrante recreates his PBS, New York and
London acclaimed portrayal of legendary comedian Groucho Marx in this fast paced 90 minute show full of hilarity.
The two-act comedy consists of the best Groucho one-liners, anecdotes and songs including "Hooray For
Captain Spalding," and "Lydia, The Tattooed Lady." A show perfect for all ages! (more...)
The Centenary Stage Company takes us back to the early 60's with The Masters of Motown July 20th at 8 pm.
In the early 60's, some of the most iconic names in the history of popular music were discovered in the Motor
City of Detroit, MI, better known simply as Motown.
Masters of Motown Performs Temptations - Gladys Knight & the Pips
Marvin Gaye & Tammi Terrell
Smokey Robinson & The Miracles
Diana Ross & The Supremes
Martha Reeves & The Vandellas
Commodores And many more (more...)
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Venture back to the big easy with the musical group Paragon Ragtime Orchestra on the Centenary Stage July
27th at 8 pm. The Paragon Ragtime Orchestra is the world's only year-round, professional ensemble re-creating "America's
Original Music" - the syncopated sounds of early musical theater, silent cinema, and vintage dance.
1989 the Walt Disney Company has relied on the Orchestra's recordings for the outdoor theme music heard at
Main Street, U.S.A. at Disneyland, Disney World, and Disneyland Paris; the PRO strengthened its international
following during its extended engagement as a U.S. Ambassador of Goodwill at the 1992 World's Universal Exposition
in Seville, Spain. (more...)
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To close out the summer season is the return of the New Jersey Youth Theatre (NJYT) and their production
of West Side Story which runs August 2nd - 11th. On the mean streets of New York City, two gangs are in a
long-lasting duel. The Sharks, a Puerto Rican gang, grapple with the difficulties of assimilating into American
society. The Jets, the "American" gang, want to resist newcomers entering their territory.
The world's greatest love story takes to the streets in this landmark Broadway musical that is one of the
theatre's finest accomplishments. (more...)
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and prices below.
Sitnik Theater of the David and Carol Lackland Performing Arts Center on the campus of Centenary College in Hackettstown, New
The Centenary Stage Company has found its new home with construction the Carol and David Lackland Center (located at 715 Grand
Ave, Hackettstown), completed in August, 2010. With a 22,000-square-foot performance space, the facility is the most sophisticated
performing arts venues in northwest New Jersey. The center includes a new state-of-the-art 500-seat theatre (Sitnik Theater),
a black box theater (The Edith Bolte Kutz ’42 Theater), a dance studio, scene shop, a costume shop, green room and dressing
rooms. In addition to housing the theatre, the 68K square foot Lackland Center is home to a variety of cultural activity, and
including WNTI, the College's listener-supported public radio station, CCTV, Centenary's Comcast-licensed television studio,
and gallery space for visual artists.
Named in honor of Carol Burgess Lackland, A Centenary graduate (Class of 1954), and her husband, David A. Lackland, a Centenary
College Trustee, The David and Carol Lackland Center, has been designed to enrich student life and bring new cultural opportunities
to northwest New Jersey. ...more(including photos, progress reports, and 'Tour Lackland with Carl')
Tickets for Centenary Stage Company's Jammin' in July Summer Concert Series are available through the CSC
Box office at 715 Grand Ave., open 1-5 PM Monday through Friday, and 2 hours prior to each performance. They
may also be purchased using our Secure
Online Ticketing, or by calling the box office at 908-979-0900.
Summer Series Flex Pass (all four events): $90.00 per person
An Evening with Groucho
Ferante July 13, 2013 / 8pm
Tickets range from $22.50 to $30 in advance and add $5
for tickets purchased on the day of the show, with discounts for seniors, students, and children under 12.
Masters of Motown July 20, 2013 / 8pm
Tickets range from $22.50 to $30.00 in advance and add $5 for tickets purchased
on the day of the show, with discounts for seniors, students, and children under 12.
Paragon Ragtime Orchestra July 27, 2013 / 8pm
Tickets range from $20.00 to $27.50 in advance and add $5 for tickets
purchased on the day of the show, with discounts for seniors, students, and children under 12.
New Jersey Youth Theatre's (NJYT) West Side Story August 2-11, 2013
Tickets for NJYT's West Side Story are $18.50 - $28.00 with discounts for seniors, students, and children
*** NOTE: Children under the age of 5 are not permitted into the professional CSC main
stage productions. However, they are permitted to CSC’s Young
Audience and Family
Fun Series productions for age-appropriate performances.
Patrons are encouraged to check the age recommendation for individual shows.
Jammin in July is a fundraiser for Centenary Stage Company.
Thank You for your Support!