State Theatre New Jersey

School-day matinees at State Theatre New Jersey are an exciting way to expose students to theater while also creatively exploring music, history, the sciences, and performing arts concepts. A range of stage productions and adaptations, from classic children’s books to ballet, comedy, and music, can be booked for your school and homeschool group. Specially-designed study guides are available from the State Theatre New Jersey website, with materials for educating students on the history of the production, as well as written exercises and discussion questions to help them develop their interpretive and analytical skills in theater. Since 1988, State Theatre New Jersey has introduced nearly a half-million students to the performing arts, both at the theater and in the classroom.
Contact Info
Address: 15 Livingston Ave., New Brunswick, New Jersey 08901. Middlesex County. Tel: 732-246-7200 ext. 545. Email: Website: Hrs: Vary.
Trip Info
Grade Level: PreK-12th. Activity Type: Day Trips, Performances. Recomm. Length of Visit: 1.5-2 hours. Cost: Fee.
SUPPORTS CLASSROOM LEARNING IN: Language Arts/English, Performing Arts.
SUPPORTS SCOUT BADGES IN: Citizenship, Performing Arts.

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