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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


Marc Muller's Dead On: Live

Apr 13

Marc Muller's Dead On: Live 

Pollak Theatre - 8 PM

Faithful note-for-note re-creations of The Grateful Dead's 1970 Workingman's Dead and American Beauty albums, which include such favorites as "Uncle John's Band," "Casey Jones," "Truckin'," and "Sugar Magnolia.


Arif Lohar/Arooj Aftab

Mar 31

Arif Lohar/Arooj Aftab 

Pollak Theatre - 8 PM

Singing contemporized interpretations of traditional Punjabi songs, Arif Lohar captures the sights and sounds of modern Pakistani culture with a unique mix of pop and folk stylings.


Jazz and Poetry with Robert Pinsky

Mar 30

Jazz and Poetry with Robert Pinsky 

Pollak Theatre - 7:30 PM

Robert Pinsky, Three-time U.S. poet laureate and author of several acclaimed books of poetry, prose, and translation will bring his verse to life on the Pollak Theatre stage in a reading with musical accompaniment.


On Broadway with David J.V. Meenan and Friends

Mar 24

On Broadway with David J.V. Meenan and Friends 

Pollak Theatre - 8 PM

Incredible tap dancing numbers, Broadway performers singing your favorites show tunes, and comedy will have you dancing and rolling in the aisles again! With a cast of more than 40, you will not want to miss this amazing musical song and dance extravaganza.


Cowboy Junkies

Feb 24

Cowboy Junkies 

Pollak Theatre - 8 PM

For more than 20 years, Cowboy Junkies have remained true to their unique artistic vision and to the introspective, quiet intensity that is their musical signature, creating a critically acclaimed body of original work that has endeared them to an audience unwavering in its loyalty.


Carolina Chocolate Drops with M Shanghai String Band

Feb 17

Carolina Chocolate Drops with M Shanghai String Band 

Pollak Theatre - 8 PM

“To call them a string band does not really do justice to the flying instruments, the role changes and the strong and sometimes dangerous singing of Rhiannon Giddens…” — New York Times


In The Mood: A 1940s Musical Revue

Feb 12

In The Mood: A 1940s Musical Revue 

Pollak Theatre - 3 PM

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.


Cherish The Ladies

Feb 10

Cherish The Ladies 

Pollak Theatre - 8 PM

For this special evening of An Irish Homecoming, award winning Celtic super group Cherish the Ladies hosts an all-star gathering of singers, musicians and dancers bringing Ireland to life on the Pollak Theatre stage.


Deck The Halls

Dec 11

Deck The Halls 

Pollak Theatre - 4 PM

From the company that brought you the hit Sing Sing Sing! comes their new seasonal musical marvel, Deck the Halls! With a company of more than 40 singers, tap dancers and musicians, your favorite family holiday songs will come reeling to life.