Newark - catch a show at the New Jersey Performing Arts Center
Located in the center of Newark, the New Jersey Performing Arts Center, has been important for culture in the city since its opening in 1997. Since opening it has had well over 6 million visitors and is home to the New Jersey Symphony Orchestra, who have won Grammy Awards for their performances. They regularly give performances in the impressive 2,000 seater auditorium. The center also offers workshops to residents and schools in the area, giving residents the chance to explore and experience, different facets of the performing arts.