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Southside Johnny & the Poor Fools

Feb 8

Southside Johnny & the Poor Fools 

Pollak Theatre - 8 PM

This concert has been rescheduled at the request of management. Please call the box office or check back for details. Southside Johnny & The Poor Fools embark on a stripped down journey through Johnny Lyon’s eclectic version of the Great American Songbook. Playing a wide range of music pulled from Dylan, Mose Allison, Muddy Waters, NRBQ, Richard Thompson, Emmylou Harris, The Band, George Jones and more, The Poor Fools will also dive into some of the legendary Asbury Jukes material–revisiting the classics as well as the underperformed deep tracks.


SOLD OUT - In the Mood: 1940s Musical Revue

Jan 27

SOLD OUT - In the Mood: 1940s Musical Revue 

Pollak Theatre - 4 PM

This performance is SOLD OUT. Back by popular demand, In the Mood returns with their big band orchestra, singers, and swing dancers. This retro 1940s musical revives the music that moved a nation's spirit and helped win a war.


Father Alphonse & The Orchestra of Saint Peter by the Sea

Dec 7

Father Alphonse & The Orchestra of Saint Peter by the Sea 

Pollak Theatre - 8 PM

A traditional sell-out at the Pollak Theatre, the annual Christmas concert by the beloved homegrown institution returns for its 22nd showcase of sacred carols and seasonal favorites.


The Holiday Guys starring MARC KUDISCH & JEFFRY DENMAN

Nov 29-Dec 2

The Holiday Guys starring MARC KUDISCH & JEFFRY DENMAN 

Pollak Theatre - 8 PM

Starring three-time Tony Award winning nominee Marc Kudisch and Award-winning quadruple threat actor/singer/dancer/choreographer, Jeffry Denman two of the most talented performers on Broadway today, singing and dancing their way through classical holiday tunes in a fresh and “hilarious” re-gifting of the true meaning of the holidays.


Peter Yarrow w/ Special Guests Bethany & Rufus

Nov 11

Peter Yarrow w/ Special Guests Bethany & Rufus 

Pollak Theatre - 7 PM

Fifty years after the release of the first album by Peter, Paul & Mary, the man who helped to reinforce folk music’s


Great Hall Milonga

Oct 28

Great Hall Milonga 

Wilson Hall - 3 PM

DUE TO WEATHER, GREAT HALL MILONGA IS CANCELLED FOR SUN. OCT. 28 All tango lovers (beginners through experienced) and even those who are just thinking about learning to tango are invited to join us for a sensational afternoon of dancing amongst the beautiful background of Wilson Hall. There will be an intro to Tango lesson for all beginners an hour before the Milonga given by Lee Sager and Silvana Brizuela of Tango Pantera.


Tinariwen with Special Guest Kishi Bashi

Oct 21

Tinariwen with Special Guest Kishi Bashi 

Pollak Theatre - 7 PM

Their backstory has been called “the most compelling of any band” — a stranger than fiction saga involving a guitar made from a tin can and stick a wood


California Guitar Trio & Montreal Guitar Trio

Oct 14

California Guitar Trio & Montreal Guitar Trio 

Pollak Theatre - 7 PM

A set by the CGT is a constantly surprising thing mixing baroque fugues, surf music, arena rock and cowboy standards with the


Red Baraat

Oct 12

Red Baraat 

Pollak Theatre - 8 PM

They’ve been described as “a fiery blend of raucous Indian bhangra and funky New Orleans brass,” a street band playing “Bollywood with a go go beat.” Of course


Steve Earle - CANCELLED

Sep 25

Steve Earle - CANCELLED 

Pollak Theatre - 7:30 PM

This event has been cancelled ----- A protégé of legendary songwriters Townes Van Zandt and Guy Clark, roots rocker and country legend Steve Earle is a master storyteller in his own right


Seán Tyrrell

Sep 22

Seán Tyrrell 

Lauren K. Woods Theatre - 7:30 PM

One of the world’s most breathtaking interpreters of traditional Irish words and music, Seán Tyrrell returns Stateside on the heels of his starkly beautiful new


Jim Flanagan: Storyteller Growing up Irish-American

May 5

Jim Flanagan: Storyteller Growing up Irish-American 

Lauren K. Woods Theatre - 7 PM

Jim Flanagan is seanchai, a true Irish storyteller, who has that lyrical way with words the Irish bring to the world. Join him and visit a Jersey City boyhood where street games, schools, nuns, priests, and politicians are the stuff of legends. He will take you on a journey from laughter to tears and back again with the magic of his words.


Adam Pascal & Anthony Rapp: Original Stars of Broadway's RENT

Apr 21

Adam Pascal & Anthony Rapp: Original Stars of Broadway's RENT 

Pollak Theatre - 8 PM

This show will feature the two Rent stars performing singly and together.


Rule Americana: Spring Concert

Apr 20

Rule Americana: Spring Concert 

Pollak Theatre - 7:30 PM

Students in the Monmouth University Orchestra, the Concert Choir, and the Chamber Choir will perform. Department Chair David Tripold, with faculty members Ron Frangipane and Michael Gillette, have selected representative works from renowned American composers, mostly of the 20th century. Among the works to be heard that evening will be Samuel Barber’s “Sure on a Shining Night” and his popular “Adagio For Strings,” “Alleluia” by Randall Thompson, and the “Chichester Psalms” by Leonard Bernstein, which will feature the soloist Jeffrey Mendelbaum, who is on the roster of the Metropolitan Opera and has performed concerts and opera up and down the East Coast.


DAUGHTRY - Break the Spell 2012 Tour

Apr 20

DAUGHTRY - Break the Spell 2012 Tour 

MAC At Monmouth - 7:30 PM

Daughtry “Break the Spell 2012 Tour” with special guest pop rock group Safetysuit and opening the show is singer songwriter Mike Sanchez