State Theatre New Jersey


Reopening Plans

Welcome to the Newly Renovated State Theatre New Jersey!

State Theatre reopened on October 6, 2021 with great fanfare in a newly renovated building for our 100th anniversary season. We are excited to have you join us for this season of not-to-be-missed performances including our Broadway Series, Family Series, Dance Series, and special Centennial Series, in celebration of our 100th Anniversary. Sign up for our e-news and be among the first to learn about just added shows, the latest news, and exclusive offers.

Your health and well-being continues to be one of our top priorities. We are following all health and safety guidelines provided by the CDC, federal, state, and local officials. Many new safety features have been implemented as part of our renovations including: all new restrooms with touchless technology, upgraded HVAC systems, a new elevator for access to all levels, and brand-new theater seats. We have also updated policies to protect your health and safety.

Welcome back!

Touchless Restrooms

All New Restrooms with touchless technology

Protective Barriers

Refurbished lobbies and Studio space

Sanitizing Stations

Sanitizing  stations throughout the theater

Air Filtration

New HVAC systems with MERV-13 filtration

Contactless Ticketing

Contactless transactions through our website, print-at-home ticketing, and online event programs

Enhanced Cleaning

Thorough cleaning and disinfecting of the theater before all performances

COVID-19 Safety Guidelines

Updated May 16, 2022

Thank you for your patience and support and for helping ensure we can all gather safely to enjoy the transformative POWER OF LIVE PERFORMANCES.

Based on advice from the CDC and the state of New Jersey as well as best practices adopted by the performing arts industry, State Theatre has implemented the following guidelines to help prevent the spread of COVID-19 and protect the health of our guests, staff, artists, and crew. Failure to follow these guidelines will result in denial of entry or expulsion from the theater without a refund. 

If you are feeling ill the day of an event or have been exposed to someone who has COVID-19, we kindly ask that you do not attend the performance. Call Guest Services to discuss your options at 732-246-7469.

  • PATRONS TWO YEARS OR OLDER are strongly recommended to wear masks at all times inside the venue.
  • PATRONS UNDER 12 are not required to show proof of vaccine or present test results, however temperatures will be checked and must be 100.3 or below to be allowed entry into the venue.  
  • PATRONS 12 AND OLDER must show one of the following options to be allowed entry into the theater: 
    • Proof of a full course of COVID-19 vaccination as defined by the CDC via one of the methods below:
      • A vaccination card (you may present proof on paper or a smartphone)
      • NJ’s Docket App
    • A negative COVID-19 PCR test taken within 72 hours of the performance date via the method below:
      • Lab/Test result printout​​
    • A negative COVID-19 Antigen test taken within 6 hours of the performance time via the method below:
      • Lab/Test result printout. (The test results must clearly show the date and time of the test. At-home rapid tests will not be accepted. ​​)

GET THROUGH THE LINE FASTER! Use this app to share your vaccination status or test results and get to your seat faster:

All patrons 12 years or above must also present a photo ID (valid driver’s license, passport, or school ID) to match the name with the vaccination card or COVID-19 test. You may present proof of vaccination or a negative test on paper or a smartphone. 

If you are unable to show proof of full vaccination or a negative test result when at the venue for entry to the event, you will be denied admission and we cannot issue you a refund, exchange, or credit for your unused ticket(s).

Guidelines are subject to change at any time, and some artists and shows may require more stringent measures. Please refer to your preshow email for the latest policies applicable to your show.

These policies will be re-evaluated in in June, 2022.

State Theatre presented performances are exchangeable for another performance or for credit on your State Theatre account that can be used towards a future performance. Account Credits expire June 30, 2022 but can be applied towards a performance after that expiration date. Credits can only be made to the original purchaser and are issued for the value of the tickets only. Please note: exchanges or credits are not allowed for an event once a patron has arrived at the theater for the event.


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