BROADWAY AT THE BASIE CENTER
‘BEAUTIFUL: THE CAROLE KING MUSICAL,’ ‘RENT’’S 25TH ANNIVERSARY FAREWELL TOUR, ‘STOMP’ ‘FIDDLER ON THE ROOF’ + MORE LIVE IN RED BANK
RED BANK – The 2021-22 BROADWAY AT THE BASIE CENTER series has been announced, featuring an eclectic slate of touring productions live at the Center’s Hackensack Meridian Health Theatre. Sponsored by World Subaru, this season’s BROADWAY AT THE BASIE CENTER schedule brings some of the Great White Way’s most beloved titles to Red Bank, with tickets going on sale this Friday, June 25th at 10am via theBASIE.org:
• RAIN: The Broadway Tribute to The Beatles (Sunday, Oct 24, 2021 | 2 and 7PM)
• BEAUTIFUL: THE CAROLE KING MUSICAL (Nov. 16, 17, 18)
• STOMP (Jan. 9, 2022)
• RENT: 25th ANNIVERSARY FAREWELL TOUR (Jan. 19 / 20, 2022)
• FIDDLER ON THE ROOF (June 16 / 17, 2022)
“The Count Basie Center for the arts is an essential organization, and World Subaru is proud to support them as they continue to bring the arts and Broadway back to Monmouth County”, said Joe Wajda, Managing Partner of series sponsor World Subaru. “Theatre has the power to unite, transform and most importantly finally bring us together again … something we have sorely missed and most certainly need.”
The Broadway at the Basie performance series is one of the Basie Center’s most beloved traditions, bringing the nation’s top touring productions to New Jersey’s best-selling nonprofit performing arts center. In years past, productions like Legally Blonde: The Musical, Once and Monty Python’s Spamalot have graced the Basie Center stage, plus concerts and appearances from Tony winners Leslie Odom, Jr., Patti LuPone, Betty Buckley, Wicked producer David Stone and others.
ABOUT THE COUNT BASIE CENTER FOR THE ARTS
The Count Basie Center for the Arts is New Jersey’s premier center for the cultural arts, dedicated to fostering powerful, inclusive artistic experiences and creative exchange of ideas. The Basie mission is to inspire, educate and entertain through its distinct and engaging cultural and artistic offerings that reflect the diversity of the region. As a nonprofit organization, the Basie is committed to enriching the community’s quality of life by generating opportunities for participation in the arts, partnering with schools, collaborating with other mission-based organizations and driving regional economic prosperity. The Basie Center has hosted an array of world-class artists, including Bruce Springsteen & the E-Street Band, Jon Bon Jovi, John Legend, Crosby Stills & Nash, Tony Bennett, Sophia Loren and Ringo Starr. Count Basie Center programming is made possible in part by funds from the New Jersey State Council on the Arts.
For more information, visit www.thebasie.org.