Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey

36 Madison Ave * Madison * NJ 07940 Box Office Hours Mon - Fri 10am - 6pm. Evening and weekends with performances the Box Office will be open from 10am - intermission.

The 55 year old Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey is one of the leading classic theatre companies in the nation. Based on the bucolic campus of Drew University, the 55 year old Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey is one of the leading classic theatre companies in the nation, and New Jersey’s only professional theatre company dedicated to Shakespeare’s canon and other world classics. They have been presenting five or six plays each season at this Main Stage location since 1972.

In addition, each summer, on their Outdoor Stage, located at the College of Saint Elizabeth, the Company presents a classic play performed in a Greek amphitheater – an unforgettable setting to see a great play.

The company nurtures new talent for the American stage by providing an outstanding training ground for students of the theatre, and is one of the State’s leading providers of education programs for people of all ages.

Of Special Note:

  • The Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey was named “Best Company of the Year” in 2014, by the Wall Street Journal
  • See a play at the Outdoor Stage on a summer night
  • Twice voted Best Regional Theatre by Star-Ledger readers 
  • Symposium conversations on select performances

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6 Court St. Morristown, NJ 07960
Phone: 973-631-5151
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6 Court St. Morristown, NJ 07960
973-631-5151 lbensley@morristourism.org