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October 2018

Basement Musicians: Men In Black

October 27 @ 8:00 pm
Bassement Musicians

Tickets On Sale July 16th at 10am Main Stage, Tickets $27 Planning on attending multiple Grunin Presents shows? Consider purchasing a Buy More/Save More Subscription instead! Subscriptions go on sale July 2nd at 10am. About the Show The Basement Musicians play the music they love and they do it well! This group of central and southern NJ family men perform the best of '50s, '60s and '70s classic rock, country, and folk music. Their “Men in Black” show pays homage…

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Don Braden: Earth Wind and Wonder

October 28 @ 3:00 pm
Don Braden

Photo credit Chris Drukker Tickets On Sale July 16th at 10am Main Stage, Adult $24 Senior $20 Planning on attending multiple Jazz on a Sunday Afternoon shows? Consider purchasing a Jazz Club Subscription instead! Subscriptions go on sale July 2nd at 10am. About the Show Join saxophonist and flutist Don Braden when he takes the Grunin Center Stage in support of his new album, Earth Wind and Wonder, an exciting new project in which he explores the wide-ranging catalogue of…

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November 2018

Mandy Gonzalez: Fearless!

November 2 @ 8:00 pm
Mandy Gonzalez

Tickets On Sale July 16th at 10am Main Stage, Tickets $57 - $42 Pre-Show Dinner available from Prime 13 for $25 pp. Planning on attending multiple Grunin Presents shows? Consider purchasing a Buy More/Save More Subscription instead! Subscriptions go on sale July 2nd at 10am. About the Show The sensational Mandy Gonzalez (Hamilton, Wicked, In the Heights, Madam Secretary) brings her sultry sophistication to The Grunin Center in Mandy Gonzalez: Fearless!, an unforgettable evening of elegance, romance and celebration. The…

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San Jose Taiko

November 4 @ 7:00 pm
San Jose Taiko

Tickets On Sale July 16th at 10am Main Stage, Tickets $29 - $25 Planning on attending multiple Grunin Presents shows? Consider purchasing a Buy More/Save More Subscription instead! Subscriptions go on sale July 2nd at 10am. About the Show San Jose Taiko (SJT) has been mesmerizing audiences since 1973 with the powerful, spellbinding, and propulsive sounds of the taiko.  Inspired by traditional Japanese drumming, SJT performers express the beauty and harmony of the human spirit through the voice of the…

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San Jose Taiko: Rhythm Journey (Schools n Stage)

November 5 @ 10:00 am
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One event on November 5, 2018 at 1:00pm

San Jose Taiko

Reserve Your School Group Main Stage, Free, For Grades K-5 For more information and to book your group, contact Jaclyn Wood at the Grunin Center for the Arts: 732-255-0400 ext. 2487 or jwood@ocean.edu. About the Show Unknown to most, taiko is the Japanese word for drums of any origin. In North America, the term has evolved to refer to the young art form of kumidaiko (ensemble drumming featuring the Japanese drum). This art form began in Japan in the late…

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San Jose Taiko: Rhythm Journey (Schools n Stage)

November 5 @ 1:00 pm
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One event on November 5, 2018 at 1:00pm

San Jose Taiko

Reserve Your School Group Main Stage, Free, For Grades K-5 For more information and to book your group, contact Jaclyn Wood at the Grunin Center for the Arts: 732-255-0400 ext. 2487 or jwood@ocean.edu. About the Show Unknown to most, taiko is the Japanese word for drums of any origin. In North America, the term has evolved to refer to the young art form of kumidaiko (ensemble drumming featuring the Japanese drum). This art form began in Japan in the late…

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Driving Miss Daisy

November 8 - November 18
Driving Miss Daisy

Tickets on Sale July 16th at 10am Black Box Adult $15, Seniors $12 Call for Group and Student Rates   About the Show Winner of the 1988 Pulitzer Prize and the Outer Critics Circle Award for Best Off-Broadway Play, Driving Miss Daisy is a warm-hearted, humorous and affecting study of the unlikely relationship between an aging, crotchety white Southern lady and a proud, soft-spoken black man. “The play is sweet without being mawkish, ameliorative, without being sanctimonious.” — NY Times.…

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The Stray Cat Lee Rocker

November 9 @ 8:00 pm
Lee Rocker

Tickets On Sale July 16th at 10am Main Stage, Tickets $39 - $35 Planning on attending multiple Grunin Presents shows? Consider purchasing a Buy More/Save More Subscription instead! Subscriptions go on sale July 2nd at 10am. About the Show Lee Rocker made his mark singing, playing, standing on, spinning, and rocking his giant upright bass as a founding member (along with Brian Setzer and Slim Jim Phantom), of the Grammy nominated music group The Stray Cats, who sold over 10…

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Max Weinberg’s Jukebox

November 18 @ 7:00 pm
Max Weinberg

Tickets On Sale July 16th at 10am Main Stage, Tickets $49 - $45 Gold Circle VIP Private Meet & Greet available for $115 pp. Planning on attending multiple Grunin Presents shows? Consider purchasing a Buy More/Save More Subscription instead! Subscriptions go on sale July 2nd at 10am. About the Show Fresh off the hugely successful The River Tour 2016-2017 of Bruce Springsteen and The E Street Band—where the group played 89 concerts nearly four hours long each night in 15…

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Westminster Concert Bell Choir

November 30 @ 7:30 pm

Tickets On Sale July 16th at 10am Main Stage, Tickets $20 Planning on attending multiple Grunin Presents shows? Consider purchasing a Buy More/Save More Subscription instead! Subscriptions go on sale July 2nd at 10am. About the Show A new Grunin Center tradition, the Westminster Concert Bell Choir returns to the Grunin Center stage! The group is composed of undergraduate and graduate students of Westminster Choir College, conducted by Kathleen Ebling Shaw. Celebrating the 40th year of the hand bell curriculum,…

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December 2018

A Christmas Carol

December 1 @ 1:00 pm
A Christmas Carol

Tickets On Sale July 16th at 10am Main Stage, Adult $12 Child $10 Planning on attending multiple RWJBarnabas Health Family Series shows? Consider purchasing a FAST Pack Subscription instead! Subscriptions go on sale July 2nd at 10am. About the Show A Grunin Center Tradition, this musical adaptation of A Christmas Carol is the timeless tale of miserly Ebenezer Scrooge who hates Christmas. Shocked into action by visits from three ghosts that take him on a journey to the past, present,…

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The Sounds of the Season

December 1 @ 7:00 pm
Sounds of the Season

Tickets On Sale July 16th at 10am Main Stage, Adult $20, Senior $18 Contact the Ticket Office for Group and Student Rates. Presented by the Ocean County College Concert Band About the Show Sleigh Bells, ho-ho-ho’s, the clip clop of horses, the excitement and warmth of brass, winds, and percussion; these are the “Sounds of the Season,” and that is exactly what you will get at the Ocean County College Concert Band’s Holiday Performance! Join us as we get you,…

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Christmas with the Celts

December 2 @ 7:00 pm
Christmas with the Celts

Tickets On Sale July 16th at 10am Main Stage, Tickets $39 - $35 Planning on attending multiple Grunin Presents shows? Consider purchasing a Buy More/Save More Subscription instead! Subscriptions go on sale July 2nd at 10am. About the Show Christmas with the Celts is an uplifting and spirited holiday musical celebration starring international music group The Celts and a cast of fantastic dancers. Launched as a live concert attraction after several successful seasons as a PBS-TV Special this show has…

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The Best Christmas Pageant Ever

December 6 - December 16
Christmas Pageant

Tickets on Sale July 16th at 10am Black Box Adult $15, Seniors $12 Call for Group and Student Rates   About the Show A unique and entertaining spin on an age-old tale. The Best Christmas Pageant Ever has an edge—but presented from a child’s point of view, the edge is funny, irreverent, and irresistible; everyone will appreciate the universal humor and underlying meaning. Author Barbara Robinson’s prose is fast, clever, and very funny. Though it’s all in fun, it offers…

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National Geographic Live – When Women Ruled the World

December 6 @ 7:00 pm
Kara Cooney

  Tickets On Sale July 16th at 10am Main Stage, Tickets $35  National Geographic Live Experience Package also available, which includes tickets to 3 Nat Geo Live Lectures for $80 per person (+ ticket fee). Planning on attending multiple Grunin Presents shows? Purchase a Buy More/Save More Subscription instead! Subscriptions go on sale July 2nd at 10am. About the Lecture Kara Cooney When it comes to women in power, we’ve come a long way…right? Join Dr. Kara Cooney, professor of…

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The Nutcracker

December 8 @ 1:00 pm
The Nutcracker

Tickets On Sale July 16th at 10am Main Stage, Adult $12 Child $10 Planning on attending multiple RWJBarnabas Health Family Series shows? Consider purchasing a FAST Pack Subscription instead! Subscriptions go on sale July 2nd at 10am. About the Show This delightful ballet is a dream story brought to life through music and dance. The Nutcracker tells the story of Clara, a young girl who’s magical journey begins with a Nutcracker doll and ends with the Land of Sweets. Along…

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Rockapella

December 13 @ 7:30 pm
Rockapella

Tickets On Sale July 16th at 10am Main Stage, Tickets $39 - $35 Planning on attending multiple Grunin Presents shows? Consider purchasing a Buy More/Save More Subscription instead! Subscriptions go on sale July 2nd at 10am. About the Show They’ve become one of the world’s most sophisticated, lasting, and imitated vocal groups around today. You’d be hard-pressed to find a more influential group out there in this new era of movies like Pitch Perfect, network television a cappella shows, and…

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Canadian Brass – Christmas Time is Here

December 14 @ 8:00 pm
Canadian Brass

Photo credit MB Daellenbach & Ravindra Singh Tickets On Sale July 16th at 10am Main Stage, Tickets $49 - $40 Pre-Show Dinner available from Prime 13 for $25 pp. Planning on attending multiple Grunin Presents shows? Consider purchasing a Buy More/Save More Subscription instead! Subscriptions go on sale July 2nd at 10am. About the Show In its 47th season, the game-changing Canadian Brass has performed in virtually every major concert hall in the world, been seen by hundreds of millions…

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Ana Gasteyer: Holiday Tipple

December 15 @ 8:00 pm
Ana Gasteyer

Photo credit Peter Hapak Tickets On Sale July 16th at 10am Main Stage, Tickets $35 Planning on attending multiple Grunin Presents shows? Consider purchasing a Buy More/Save More Subscription instead! Subscriptions go on sale July 2nd at 10am. About the Show With her joyful sass and pizzazz, singer, actress and comedienne Ana Gasteyer hosts a good old-fashioned holiday party, as a follow up to her hugely popular cabaret show “I’m Hip!".  Best known for her incomparable work on Saturday Night Live, Gasteyer can currently be seen…

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The World Famous Glenn Miller Orchestra

December 21 @ 8:00 pm
Glenn Miller Orchestra

Tickets On Sale July 16th at 10am Main Stage, Tickets $39 - $30 Planning on attending multiple Grunin Presents shows? Consider purchasing a Buy More/Save More Subscription instead! Subscriptions go on sale July 2nd at 10am. About the Show The World Famous, Glenn Miller Orchestra, the most popular and sought after big band in the world today for both concert and swing dance engagements. With its unique jazz sound, the Glenn Miller Orchestra is considered to be one of the…

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A Very Electric Christmas

December 23 @ 3:00 pm
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One event on December 23, 2018 at 6:00pm

Electric Christmas

Tickets On Sale July 16th at 10am Main Stage, Adult $17 Child $10 Planning on attending multiple RWJBarnabas Health Family Series shows? Consider purchasing a FAST Pack Subscription instead! Subscriptions go on sale July 2nd at 10am. About the Show Lightwire Theater, known for their signature brand of dazzling visuals, poignant storytelling and music designed to evoke imagery, debuted their first holiday show “A Very Electric Christmas” in their hometown of New Orleans in December of 2013. This captivating and…

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A Very Electric Christmas

December 23, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Electric Christmas

Tickets On Sale July 16th at 10am Main Stage, Adult $17 Child $10 Planning on attending multiple RWJBarnabas Health Family Series shows? Consider purchasing a FAST Pack Subscription instead! Subscriptions go on sale July 2nd at 10am. About the Show Lightwire Theater, known for their signature brand of dazzling visuals, poignant storytelling and music designed to evoke imagery, debuted their first holiday show “A Very Electric Christmas” in their hometown of New Orleans in December of 2013. This captivating and…

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February 2019

Acoustically Speaking – A 20 Year Friendship – Adam Pascal and Anthony Rapp

February 16, 2019 @ 8:00 pm
Acoustically Speaking

Tickets On Sale July 16th at 10am Main Stage, Tickets $39 - $35 Planning on attending multiple Grunin Presents shows? Consider purchasing a Buy More/Save More Subscription instead! Subscriptions go on sale July 2nd at 10am. About the Show “Acoustically Speaking – A 20 Year Friendship” is a brand new show featuring two Broadway giants, coming together to celebrate music, stories and their  friendship. An intimate show, Adam & Anthony will deliver solo sets featuring both original tunes and songs…

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March 2019

5, 6, 7, 8! A Love Letter to Broadway

March 8, 2019 - March 17, 2019
Love Letter

Tickets on Sale July 16th at 10am Black Box Adult $15, Seniors $12 Call for Group and Student Rates   About the Show Join the Ocean County College Repertory Theatre Company as they present a rousing collection of musical favorites spanning decades and styles. You'll enjoy a delightful show featuring well-known hits (and some misses), the up-tempo, the ballad, and the rock’n’roll jukebox. If you're a fan of Broadway musicals, this is a show you don't want to miss! Performances:…

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Ranky Tanky

March 11, 2019 @ 10:00 am
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One event on March 11, 2019 at 11:30am

Ranky Tanky

Photo credit: Peter Frank Edwards Reserve Your School Group   Main Stage, Free, For Grades 6-10 For more information and to book your group, contact Jaclyn Wood at the Grunin Center for the Arts: 732-255-0400 ext. 2487 or jwood@ocean.edu. About the Show From the South Carolina Lowcountry, where life is laced with African ways, comes Ranky Tanky, a quintet with music rooted in a culture that has shaped American art, food, language and attitude. That culture, its people and their…

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Ranky Tanky

March 11, 2019 @ 11:30 am
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One event on March 11, 2019 at 11:30am

Ranky Tanky

Photo credit: Peter Frank Edwards Reserve Your School Group   Main Stage, Free, For Grades 6-10 For more information and to book your group, contact Jaclyn Wood at the Grunin Center for the Arts: 732-255-0400 ext. 2487 or jwood@ocean.edu. About the Show From the South Carolina Lowcountry, where life is laced with African ways, comes Ranky Tanky, a quintet with music rooted in a culture that has shaped American art, food, language and attitude. That culture, its people and their…

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Hairspray Sing-Along with host Jeremy Grunin!

March 22, 2019 @ 8:00 pm
Hairspray

Tickets On Sale July 16th at 10am Main Stage, Tickets $10 About the Show Join host Jeremy Grunin… aka Edna Turnblad… for Hairspray Sing-Along! Get your hair done and your vocal chords warmed up and join us for a hilarious, upbeat, fun-loving, can’t stop the beat Sing-Along. Don’t know all the words? No problem! We’ll have them onscreen to make sure you keep up! You can’t help but feel good watching this film’s star-studded cast including Zac Efron, Queen Latifah,…

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Rhythm in the Night: The Irish Dance Spectacular

March 23, 2019 @ 8:00 pm
Rhythm in the Night

Tickets On Sale July 16th at 10am Main Stage, Tickets $45 - $35 Planning on attending multiple Grunin Presents shows? Consider purchasing a Buy More/Save More Subscription instead! Subscriptions go on sale July 2nd at 10am. About the Show Experience the new Irish dance phenomenon that is sweeping the country, Rhythm in the Night, The Irish Dance Spectacular! It's what critics are calling “A New Kind of Irish” and the Slate Online describes as “Mesmerizing!” Referred to as ‘Sensational’ by…

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Robert Eric’s Piano Man – A Tribute to Billy Joel – Benefit Concert

March 30, 2019 @ 8:00 pm
Robert Eric

Tickets On Sale July 16th at 10am 6:30pm, Black Box VIP Reception & Concert (includes wine, beer, and light fare): $100 8:00pm, Main Stage Concert Only: $45 About the Show Known as “Philly’s Piano Man,” Robert Eric began his career with the group “Big Shot,” Billy Joel’s back-up band. He has also toured with “Rocksplosion” as Billy Joel and has opened for the man himself twice at the Wachovia Center, with Billy asking for and receiving a big round of…

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Introducing Alexis Morrast

March 31, 2019 @ 3:00 pm
Alexis Morrast

Tickets On Sale July 16th at 10am Main Stage, Adult $24 Senior $20 Planning on attending multiple Jazz on a Sunday Afternoon shows? Consider purchasing a Jazz Club Subscription instead! Subscriptions go on sale July 2nd at 10am. About the Show Alexis Jessica Morrast began singing at the age of three. The youngest of six, this singer/songwriter is a 16-year-old phenom and native of Newark, now residing in Plainfield, New Jersey. She is not only a two-time Amateur Night Winner…

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