Monmouth University's Center for the Arts

Monmouth University’s Center for the Arts offers programs for children and teens of all ages. Our Children’s Theatre Series is produced by Theatreworks, USA - a New York-based professional theatre company. The series features 4 original plays and musicals per year - many of which are based on popular children’s books and traditional fairytales. These events are a popular destination for school field trips and girl scout/boy scout trips.  

Our Performing Arts Series also offers a wide variety of events including contemporary and classical concerts, live theatre, dance and more – all of which provide excellent entertainment and learning opportunities for young adults.

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Contact Info
Address: Pollak Theatre, 400 Cedar Ave., West Long Branch, NJ 07764. Monmouth County. Tel: Box Office: 732-263-6889. Website: Hrs: 9AM–5PM. Contact: Eileen Chapman,

Trip Info
Grade Level: PreK-12th. Activity Type: Day Trips, Performances. Recomm. Length of Visit: 2–3 hours. Cost: Varies. Group rates available.

Lesson Plan To Enrich This Class Trip

Theater Lesson Plan

Throughout the ages, theater has been used to record history, depict religious stories, spread information and more. When visiting the theater, discuss what jobs people can have at the theater and the process of producing a stage play.... Continue