1255 State Route 10 East
Whippany, NJ 07981
Phone: (973) 539-8350
Fax: (973) 539-9338
If the performing arts are your cup of tea, then some memorable evenings here are a guarantee. Located around 25 miles from New York City, this theater plays home to an array of performances. Whether it's classical concerts, contemporary music, comedies, dance shows or jazz that interest you, you are sure to find something worthwhile going down at this 1200-seater venue. A huge stage, excellent lighting, and the state-of-the-art sound system support some sensational performances. An arts school on the premises offers training in the field of musical theater for children from ages 5 to 18. Parking is available.
Started in 1994, Jimmy's Haunt is a fabulous restaurant that moonlights as a club. The venue is great for parties, banquets and other events. But if you were wondering about the eerie name, the place is actually haunted. A long story of love and murder has welcomed beings from another realm. If you're squeamish, you should know that the venue is absolutely gorgeous. The catering here is great and although there have been some instances of hauntings, it's a very popular dining and party venue. Do make plans ahead for new year because this is literally the wildest place in town to celebrate.
This theater first took refuge in the ruins of a paper mill in 1934. Its founders Antoinette Scudder and Frank Carrington staged the first production—The Kingdom of God in 1938. Over the years a lot of classics, modern plays and operettas have been experimented with at this playhouse. A non-profit professional theater, it is visited by more than 425,000 people a year. Anne Hathaway (a conservatory alumna) and other well-known talents—Liza Minelli and Patrick Swayze—have strutted their stuff at the Paper Mill. The legacy and tradition continues, so come be a part of it.
This cozy club is sure to bring laughs with their shows. Although small, the comedians at the club manage to bring the audience together with a warm and funny show. Space is extremely limited, and purchasing tickets well in advance is advised.
Completed in 1939, Walsh Gymnasium is a multi-purpose facility in South Orange, New Jersey. With its capacity of 2600 seats, the arena is an excellent setting for various events and celebrations.
The Ambrose Ward Mansion is an iconic landmark in East Orange. Built in 1898, it is home to the African American Fund of New Jersey. The building is an example of the Renaissance Revival style of architecture and features on the National Register of Historic Places.
Built in 1998, this stadium is the home of the New Jersey Jackals. It hosts baseball games in the Northern League, and can seat up to 3,400 spectators. It also has a museum dedicated to Yogi Berra, located on the Montclair University Campus. So if you are a sports fan, make sure you visit this place on your next trip to the town.
This venue is more popular as an arena for Heavy Metal concerts than for sports. Nile, Deicide, Over Kill, All That Remains, Today Is The Day, God Dethroned, Despoilment, Withered Earth, and Impaler are some of the bands that have played at this venue. There is no minimum age barrier for entry, but you need to be over 21 to consume alcoholic beverages. The box office opens an hour before each performance.
Elk's Lodge # 1583 is a part of the Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks. This fraternal order and social club features a Grille Room, Club Room, Banquet Hall, picnic spot and a members only swimming pool. The remaining venues are available on rent for private events. They also host occasionally concerts and workshops.
The Hinchliffe Stadium was erected in 1930s and is a baseball stadium. Included in the U.S. National Register of Historic Places, this sports venue can seat 10,000 fans and has witnessed many competitive games. Currently, the plans for renovation and restoration of this stadium are underway.
The CDC Theatre is home to the non-profit, volunteer-driven Cranford Dramatic Club. Before attaining it Winans Avenue address in 1957, this theater group performed at the community school and church since 1919. With a century in the entertainment business, they continue their commitment to performing arts with a season of stage productions, plays and musicals for all ages of amateurs and professionals alike.
Solar Manor is a wonderful venue to host a private party or a business meeting, Spread across 15,000 square feet (1393.5 square meters), this venue comprises of an indoor patio, bar area, five ballrooms and private rooms. The place is well equipped with wireless network and audio visual equipped to ensure uninterrupted business meetings. Covered in stone walls and decorated in antiques, this place will add an old world charm to your event. /the patio and the terrace offer beautiful views of the garden. Celebrate your special occasion at Solar Manor and let it be a memorable one.