Departments

Theatre in the Park

The City of Hoboken will be offering a wide range of theatrical productions this summer, working in conjunction with several local theatre companies of Hudson County. Below is a list of the selections and the theatre companies we are most grateful to be working with. For further information about the productions or the presenting companies, please check out their websites.

These Outdoor Performances will take place at the Sinatra Park Amphitheater located on Sinatra Drive btw 4th & 5th Streets, unless otherwise noted.

 

Twelfth Night

Presented by Mile Square Theatre
Hudson County’s leading professional theatre
June 28, 29, 30
July 3, 5, 6, 7, 10, 12, 13, 14

Begins at 8pm

Directed by Chris O’Connor
MST Founder & Artistic Director
For more details:  www.milesquaretheatre.org
Co-sponsored by The City of Hoboken 

 

Shakespeare in the Park

Presented by the Hudson Shakespeare Company
Shows begin promptly at 7 pm

Come early for the best seating possible.
Bring a blanket or comfortable low-back chair.

Cyrano de Bergerac
Mondays, June 17 & 24

Henry VIII
Mondays, July 15 & 22

Macbeth
Mondays, August 12 & 19

www.hudsonshakespeare.homestead.com and in case of rain 973-449-7443

 

Tempest Productions & the City of Hoboken Present

StoryBook Theatre
where stories come to life through song, dance, poetry and drama!

FREE • Elysian Park, 10th & Hudson St. • 1-3pm

Designed for all ages! Pack a picnic and join us in the park
on our summer adventures! Rain or Shine.
In case of Rain location, tents will be set up in the park.

Tempest Productions is proud to present a series of StoryBook Journeys. Join your favorite storybook characters and become an integral part of the story as we sing, dance, whistle, and hum through the magical world of books in these interactive journeys.
Sat. June 1 – Where the Wild Things Are
Celebrate the writing of Maurice Sendak and discover many wild things as we roar, gnash, roll and sail off into this wacky adventure!

Sat. July 20 – The Magic Hat
Discover the rhyme, rhythm & magic of books as we follow the bouncing hat created by Mem Fox that “makes all the magic wherever it sat.”

Sat. August 17 – Listen to the Rain!
Stormy storms and windy weather! Explore the beauty and mystery of the sounds of rain using found objects and percussion instruments. Join us as we bring storms to life with the words of
Bill Martin, Jr. and John Archambault.


Sat. October 5 – Alice in Wonderland: 1:30-3pm

This event begins at Shipyard Park and ends at Maxwell Park.
The Red Q
ueen requests the pleasure of your company as she searches for tarts and plays croquet! Come follow Alice, the White Rabbit and other characters from the Lewis Carroll classics. We’ll search for “six impossible things” and end our journey by meeting a Jabberwocky! Rain or Shine!

Tempest Productions Inc
www.tempestproductions.org
1-866-248-5091

This program is made possible in part by funds from the New Jersey State Council on the Arts/Department of State, a partner agency of the National Endowment for the Arts, administered by the Hudson County Office of Cultural and Heritage Affairs, Thomas A. DeGise, County Executive, and the Board of Chosen Freeholders.

The public parks in Hoboken are wheelchair accessible.
Program Materials for the performances are available in Large Print upon request.
Contact info@tempeststudios.org for more information.