Happenings

Thursday, June 7

Atlantic City, Cocktails by the Beach, 6 to 9 p.m., One Atlantic, 4th level of the Pier Shops at Caesars, food, open bar, complimentary parking, $85, benefits Gilda's Club South Jersey. 609-926-2699 or go to

Atlantic City, Ms. New Jersey Senior America Pageant, 1 p.m., Harrah's Resort Hotel and Casino, Concert Venue Theater, $10. 732-657-2132 or 609-412-1340 or www.njsramericacameoclub.org

Egg Harbor Township, Greek Festival, 5 to 10 p.m. June 7, 8; noon to 11 p.m. June 9; noon to 10 p.m. June 10; Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church, Mill Road and Ridge Avenue, live music, food, vendors, Greek Folk Dance performances, games, amusement rides, fireworks opening and closing nights, $1 admission, children 5 and younger free. 609-653-8092.

Ocean City, New Thought Sunset Cruises, with Pamela Whitman, 6 p.m. Thursdays, departing from 232 Bay Ave., (same dock as Ocean City Parasail), includes talk, prayer, meditation, live flute music, sharing, fellowship, $15, advance registration required. 609-398-7555.

Ocean City, Wonder's Birthday Bash, 6 to 10:30 p.m., Gillian's Wonderland Pier, 6th Street off Boardwalk, all rides 1 ticket, fireworks 9 p.m., Wonder Bear will pose for photos. 609-399-7082.

Vineland, Lunafest, film festival of award-winning women's short films, 7:30 p.m., SJH Fitness Connection, 1430 W. Sherman Ave., films preceded by silent auction 7 p.m., $10 general admission, $8 students/seniors, all proceeds go to charity. 856-462-6350.

Friday, June 8

Wildwood, 18th Annual Mummers Brigade Weekend, kickoff 7 p.m. June 8, Mummers Pub Crawl, various establishments; June 9: 3:30 to 4:45 p.m. block party, on Olde New Jersey Avenue; 4:45 p.m. Mummers Parade, 2nd and Olde New Jersey avenues, North Wildwood, free. 609-374-0562.

Saturday, June 9

Atlantic City, 30th Anniversary Gala Atlantic City Ballet, 9 p.m., Resorts Casino Hotel, Superstar Theater, debut of new ballet "Caught Up in the Swing," pre-show party with champagne, appetizers begins 8 p.m.; post-show meet and greet reception with cast, champagne, dessert bar, beverages, $75 (includes pre-party and show), $125 (includes pre-party, post-party and show). 609-804-1995 or Ticketmaster.

Cape May, Victorian Fair, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., grounds of Emlen Physick Estate, 1048 Washington St., music, crafts, collectibles, games, children's activities, refreshments, free admission and parking. 609-884-5404 or 800-275-4278 or go to

Cape May, 8th Annual Celtic Festival, 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. June 9, 10, Historic Cold Spring Village, 720 Route 9, music by folksinger Mary Roth, dancing, crafts, entertainment, demonstrations, pub area, $10 adults, $8 ages 3-12. 609- 898-2300, ext. 10.

Ocean City, Miss Artisan Pageant, 8 p.m., Music Pier, Moorlyn Terrace and Boardwalk, entertainment by Gary and the Kid, free admission. 609-525-9300.

Ocean City, Family Golf Tournament, 8:45 a.m., Municipal Golf Course, benefits Humane Society of Ocean City, register by June 8, $30 per person. Call 609-399-2018 or HSOCNJ.org.

Sea Isle City, Fish Alley Festival, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., along 42nd Place and the bay, antique auto show, live music, surfboard shaping demonstrations, food vendors, merchants, $20 wristbands for Gillian's Funland Amusement Park. Call 609-263-9090.

Sea Isle City, Peyton's Promise 5K Run/2K Family Walk, 11 a.m., Promenade at 43rd Street, donation $25 adults, $10 ages 5 to 12, benefits Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, family-friendly after party at Springfield Inn. Call 609-335-9442 or www.PeytonsPromise.com

Vineland, Cruise Down Memory Lane, 4 to 9 p.m. (rain date 2 to 7 p.m. June 10), along Landis Avenue, vintage and exotic cars on display, live music, DJs, food vendors; "American Graffiti" film at Landis Theater 7 p.m., followed by First Ladies of Rock & Soul concert 9 p.m., both for $20. Call 856-697-6306 or 856-692-8930.

Sunday, June 10

Atlantic City, Fun Day Sundays, 2 p.m., family crafts projects, Public Library, Tennessee Avenue, free, children nine years or younger must be accompanied by adult, 609-345-2269, ext. 3050; June 10: Origami Money Shirt; June 17: Father's Day Mosaic Picture Frame; June 24: Summer Solstice Sun Sculptures.

Chatsworth, Book launch, "Discovering New Jersey's Pine Barrens," 1 to 4 p.m., Buzby's Chatsworth General Store, 3959 Route 563, meet author Cathy Antener, refreshments. 609-698-2501.

Somers Point, Ocean City Pops Tribute dinner for Kay and Frank Manco, 6 p.m. cocktails, 7 p.m. dinner, Greate Bay Country Club, Somers Point-Mays Landing Road, entertainment, cash bar, black tie invited, $100. 609-398-7775.

Tuesday, June 12

Lower Township, Free Historic Lecture Series, 7 p.m. Tuesdays in June, Cape May Airport, Naval Air Station (NAS) Wildwood Aviation Museum, light refreshments served, June 5: "How to Fly High When You Are Feeling Low;" June 12: "Shhhh! Top Secret Bomblet Manufacturing at Twin Lakes;" June 19: "C-130 Operations during Iraqi Freedom;" June 26: "Determined Spirit: The Story of Amelia Earhart." 609-886-8787 or www.usnasw.org

Wednesday, June 13

Ocean City, Miss New Jersey Parade, 7 p.m., from 6th to 14th streets on the Boardwalk, theme: "Nursery Rhymes Travel the Boards," all 25 contestants ride in convertibles and portray characters in various nursery rhymes, floats, marching units. 609-525-9300.

Thursday, June 14

Ocean City, Miss New Jersey Pageant, preliminaries June 14, 15; finale June 16; Music Pier, Moorlyn Terrace and Boardwalk, $35 preliminary nights, $50 finale, 3-night package $100. 609-856-424-3564.

Friday, June 15

Cape May, Art Auction and Fundraising Reception, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., Nature Center of Cape May, 1600 Delaware Ave., hors d'oeuvers, refreshments, proceeds benefit Randy Payne Fund. 609-602-7634.

Cape May Court House, 7th Annual Dickie Doo Golf Tournament, 11:45 a.m. registration and lunch, 1 p.m. start, Avalon Country Club, 1510 S. Route 9, benefits Children's Fresh Air Home in North Wildwood, $125. 609-522-2716.

Hammonton, Weekly Farmers Market, 5 to 8 p.m. Fridays through Aug. 31, along Central Avenue, downtown section, opening night health fair, vendors, produce, live entertainment, art exhibits from Hammonton Art Center, 609-567-9014 or www.hammontonfarmers

Saturday, June 16

Cape May, Delaware Bay Lighthouse Adventure, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., lighthouse cruise, continental breakfast, buffet lunch, $99. 609-884-5404 or 800-275-4278 or www.capemaymac.org

Cape May, Harbor Fest, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., along Delaware Avenue, on Cape May Harbor beaches, and Nature Center of Cape May, book signings by authors Anthony Fredericks and Tama Matsuoka, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Nature Center. 609-898-8848 or www.CapeMayHarborFest.com

Richard Stockton College, G. Larry James Legacy Fund Bike Ride, check-in and registration 6:45 a.m., ride start 8 a.m., Campus Center, 101 Vera King Farris Drive, main campus, Galloway Township, $30 adults, $15 minors with registered adult until June 8; late registration $40 adults, $15 minors, proceeds benefit student scholarships. www.stockton.edu

Sea Isle City, Skimmer Festival Weekend, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. June 16, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. June 17, along oceanfront Promenade and Excursion Park, JFK Boulevard and Pleasure Avenue, market place vendors, activities, antique auto show, entertainment. 609-263-TOUR or www.seaislecitynj.us

Wildwood, Post card show and open house, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., Wildwood Historical Society, 3907 Pacific Ave., buy, sell, trade, Titanic artifacts from movie, photos of 1962 storm display. 609-425 5308.

Sunday, June 17

Cape May, Harbor Fest's Super Sports Sunday, water-related family activities, kickoff noon, "Anything But A Boat That Floats regatta," Nature Center of Cape May, 1600 Delaware Ave. 609-898-8848 or www.CapeMayHar

Landisville, Father's Day Lazy River BBQ, noon to 4 p.m., Bellview Winery, 150 Atlantic St., food, live music, bring lawn chair or blankets, $5, includes wine tasting and souvenir wine glass. 856-697-7172.

Monday, June 18

Lower Township, American Pride Day, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Naval Air Station Wildwood Aviation Museum (NASW), Cape May Airport, 500 Forrestal Road, view restored B-17 bomber and F-18 fighter jet, beer and wine tastings, exhibits, vendors, live music, $10 adults, $8 ages 3-12; walk-through tours included with mission, flights on B-17 available for purchase. Reservations 734-483-4030, ext. 236 or www.usnasw.org

Tuesday, June 19

Atlantic City, "Stop the Hate" jazz sunset cruise, 6 to 10:30 p.m., Greater Atlantic City GLBT Alliance, from Gardner's Basin, New Hampshire Avenue and the bay, reception on dock 6 to 7 p.m., music, food, cash bar, DJ, $25 advance, $30 at dock if available. acglbt.org

Sea Isle City, Beachcomber Guided Tours, 10 a.m., Tuesdays, June 19-Aug. 28, begin on Promenade at 29th Street Beach, $1, children receive free sand pail and coloring book. 609-263-9643.

Wednesday, June 20

Cape May Court House, Wine Down Wednesdays, 3 to 8 p.m. Wednesdays through Aug. 29, Natali Vineyards, 221 N. Delsea Dr., live music, $5 wine tastings, vendors, picnic area, activities, free admission. 609-465-0075 or natalivineyards. com

Thursday, June 21

Atlantic City, Chefs at the Shore, 5:30 to 9 p.m., Atlantic City Aquarium, Historic Gardner's Basin, North New Hampshire Ave., sample foods from local celebrity chefs from casino and regional restaurants, entertainment, proceeds benefit Atlantic City Aquarium and the Professional Chefs Association of South Jersey, $50 before June 1, $60 afterward. 609-348-2880, ext. 25.

Sea Isle City, Beachcomber Guided Tours, 10 a.m., Thursdays, June 21-Aug. 23, begin under pavilion at Townsend Inlet Waterfront Park at 94th Street, $1, children receive free sand pail and coloring book. 609-263-9643.

Margate, J.C.C. Sportsnite event, 5:30 p.m., Katz Jewish Community Center, 500 N. Jerome Ave., guests Don Tollefson and Jon Dorenbos, cocktails, raffles, catered BBQ dinner, $200. 609-822-1167, ext. 115.

Kids

Friday, June 8

Ocean County College, Sky shows, "Kaluoka'hina: The Enchanted Reef," 7 p.m., ages 10 and younger, "Exploring the Spring Sky," 8:15 p.m., ages 10 and older, June 8, 15, Robert J. Novins Planetarium, main campus, College Drive, Toms River, each show $10 adults, $8 seniors, $7 children, $35 family pack (two adults/three children). 732-255-0400, ext. 2111 or www.ocean.edu/planet.htm

Saturday, June 9

Ocean County College, Sky shows, "One World, One Sky: Big Bird's Adventure," 11:30 a.m., ages 7 and younger; "Exploring the Spring Sky," 1 and 7 p.m., ages 10 and older; "Touching the Edge of the Universe," 2:30 p.m., ages 10 and older; "Dawn of the Space Age," 8:15 p.m., ages 10 and older, June 9, 16, Robert J. Novins Planetarium, main campus, College Drive, Toms River, each show $10 adults, $8 seniors, $7 children, $35 family pack (two adults/three children). 732-255-0400, ext. 2111 or www.ocean.edu/planet.htm

Sunday, June 10

Ocean County College, Sky shows, "Dawn of the Space Age," ages 10 and older, 2:30 p.m. June 10, 17, Robert J. Novins Planetarium, main campus, College Drive, Toms River, $10 adults, $8 seniors, $7 children, $35 family pack (two adults/three children). 732-255-0400, ext. 2111.

Music

Thursday, June 7

Atlantic City, Spring Jazz Concerts, 7:30 to 10 p.m., doors open 7 p.m., Thursdays through June 28, Top of the Trop in Tropicana Casino and Resort, Brighton Avenue and Boardwalk, June 7: Budesa Brothers; June 14: Dahi Divine; June 21: Michael Pedicin; June 28: Ella Gahnt; $10, proceeds benefit Chicken Bone Beach Youth Jazz Camp. 609-841-6897 or 609-441-9064 or www.chickenbonebeach.org

Cape May, Music Festival Concert: Bay-Atlantic Symphony presents "Vienna Dreams," 8 p.m., First Presbyterian Church, 500 Hughes St., $25 adults, $20 seniors, $10 students. 609-884-5404 or 800-275-4278 or www.capemaymac.org

Saturday, June 9

Landisville, Jazz in June concerts, 4 to 8 p.m. Saturdays in June, grounds of Bellview Winery, 150 Atlantic St., June 9: Brian Betz; June 16: Matthew Fishteyn; June 23: Chris Simonini; June 30: Dirk Quinn Band; $5 includes tasting of Bellview estate wines, bring lawn chair or blanket. call 856-697-7172.

Sunday, June 10

Cape May, Music Festival Concert: Eilen Jewell, 8 p.m., Convention Hall, Beach Drive at Stockton Place, $25 adults, $20 seniors, $10 students. www.capemayconventionhall.org or 609-884-9563.

Somers Point, Third Annual All-Star Jazz Jam with Jazz Bridge Down the Shore, 4 to 7:30 p.m., Sandi Pointe Coastal Bistro, 908 Shore Road, $25, includes buffet. 856-858-8914 or 609-927-2300 or go to

Tuesday, June 12

Cape May, Music Festival Concert: New York Chamber Ensemble performs "Top of the 20th," 8 p.m., Episcopal Church of the Advent, Washington and Franklin streets, $20 adults, $15 seniors, $5 students. 609-884-5404 or 800-275-4278 or www.capemaymac.org

Wednesday, June 13

Ocean County College, Midweek Jazz Series, 8 p.m., String of Pearls, Arts and Community Center, main campus, College Drive, Toms River, $18 adults, $15 seniors. 732-255-0500 or

Thursday, June 14

Cape May, Music Festival Concert: New Jersey Symphony Orchestra Chamber Players, 8 p.m., Episcopal Church of the Advent, Washington and Franklin streets, $20 adults, $15 seniors, $5 students. 609-884-5404 or 800-275-4278 or

Theater

Thursday, June 7

Beach Haven, "All I Ask of You – A Tribute to Andrew Lloyd Webber," 8 p.m. June 7, 8, 9, 12, 14, 15, 16; 2 p.m. June 7, 10, 12, 13, 14, 15; Surflight Theatre, Engleside and Beach avenues, $36-$54. 609-492-9477 or

Cape May, "Uncle Jacques' Symphony," 8 p.m. Wednesday through Sunday; 3 p.m. Sunday, through June 15, Cape May Stage, Robert Shackleton Playhouse, Bank and Lafayette streets, $35 adults, $30 seniors, $15 students. 609-884-1341.

Friday, June 8

Cape May, "1912," drama, dinner theater, 7:15 p.m. dinner, 8 p.m. performance, followed by dessert and meet and greet with cast, June 8, 9, 15, 16, 20, 22, 23, 27, 29, 30; July 2, 6, 9, 13, 16, 20, 25, 28; Aug. 1, 4, 6,10,15,18, 22, 25, 29; Sept. 1, 8, 22, Old Grange Restaurant with Cape Island Theatre Company, Historic Cold Spring Village, Route 9, $37 adults, $30 age 12 and younger, dessert only shows $27 adults, $22 children. 609-408-6595.

Ocean City, "It Had To Be You," comedy, 8 p.m., June 8, 9, 15, 22, 23, 29, 30; 2:30 p.m. June 10, 17, 24, 31,Ocean City Repertory Theater, 813 Asbury Ave., $15. 609-457-6686 or www.ocrep.org; dinner and show Nonna's Trattoria and Pizzeria, $30, 609-840-6440.

Monday, June 11

Cape May, "At Wit's End," 8 p.m., Cape May Stage, Robert Shackleton Playhouse, Bank and Lafayette streets, $20. 609-884-1341 or www.capemaystage.org

Wednesday, June 13

Cape May, "Ruth Draper's Company of Characters," 8:30 p.m., Wednesday through Saturday, June 13-July 21, East Lynne Theater Company, First Presbyterian Church, 500 Hughes St., $30 adults, $25 seniors, $15 students, free age 12 and younger. 609-884-5898 or

 

Friday, June 15

Hammonton, "One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest," drama, 8 p.m. June 15, 16, 21, 22, 23, 28, 29, 30; 3 p.m. June 17, 24, Collaborative Stage Productions, Eagle Theater, 208 Vine St., $22. 609-704-5012.

Tuesday, June 19

Barnegat, "Man of LaMancha," starring John Davidson, 8 p.m. June 19-23, 26-30, July 2, 3, 5, 6, 7; 2 p.m. June 21, 24, 26, 28, July 1, 3, 5, 8; Ocean Professional Theatre Company, Bengal Auditorium, 180 Bengal Drive, $35 adults, $20 children 12 and younger. 609-312-8306 or www.oceantheatre.org

Beach Haven, "Annie," 2 p.m. June 19, 20, 21, 24, 26, 27, 28, July 1, 3, 4, 5, 8, 10, 11, 12, 15, 17, 18, 19, 20; 8 p.m. June 19, 21, 22, 23, 26, 28, 29, 30, July 3, 5, 6, 7, 10, 12, 13, 14, 17, 19, 20, 21; Surflight Theatre, Engleside and Beach avenues, $36-$54. 609-492-9477 or www.surflight.org

Wednesday, June 20

Cape May, "God of Carnage," comedy, 8 p.m., preview performance, Cape May Stage, Robert Shackleton Playhouse, Bank and Lafayette streets, all tickets half price tonight only: $17.50 adults, $15 seniors, $7.50 students. 609-884-1341 or www.capemaystage.org

Thursday, June 21

Cape May, "God of Carnage," comedy, 8 p.m., Tuesdays through Sundays, June 21-Aug. 3, Cape May Stage, Robert Shackleton Playhouse, Bank and Lafayette streets, $35 adults $30 seniors, $15 students; July 8: Half-Price Senior night; July 3: Pay-What-You-Can night for any unsold tickets. 609-884-1341 or www.capemaystage.org

Cape May, Tales of the Victorians, 4 p.m. Thursdays, tea, refreshments, performance by East Lynne Theater Company, $10, age 12 and younger free. June 21: Butterfly Tea Room, 109 Sunset Blvd.; June 28: Mad Batter at the Carroll Villa, 19 Jackson St.; July 5: The Dormer House, 800 Columbia Ave.; July 12: The Chalfonte Hotel, 301 Howard St.; July 19: The Inn of Cape May, 7 Ocean St.; July 26: Cliveden Inn, 709 Columbia Ave.; Aug 2: Victorian Lace Inn, 901 Stockton Ave.; Aug 9: The Mission Inn, 1117 New Jersey Ave.; Aug. 16: Peter Shields Inn, 1301 Beach Ave.; Aug. 23: Victorian Lace Inn, 901 Stockton Ave.; Aug. 30: The Inn of Cape May, 7 Ocean St.; Oct. 6: The Cliveden Inn, 709 Columbia Ave.

Monday, July 2

Barnegat, "Snow White," children's theater, 6 p.m. July 2, 5; Aug. 22, 23; 10 a.m. July 7, Aug. 25; Ocean Professional Theatre Company, Bengal Auditorium, 180 Bengal Drive, $10. 609-312-8306 or www.oceantheatre.org

Cape May, "Storybook Theater: Old Fables with a New Twist," 8 p.m., East Lynne Theater Company's student workshop production, First Presbyterian Church, 500 Hughes St., free. 609-884-5898 or www.eastlynnetheater.org

Wednesday, July 11

Barnegat, "Titanic, The Musical," 8 p.m. July 11-14, 17-22, 24-28; 2 p.m. July 12, 15, 17, 24, 29; Ocean Professional Theatre Company, Bengal Auditorium, 180 Bengal Drive, $35 adults, $20 children 12 and younger. 609-312-8306 or www.oceantheatre.org

Friday, July 13

Vineland, Little Shop of Horrors, 8 p.m. July 13, 14, 20, 21; 2 p.m. July 15, 22, Cumberland Players, The Little Theatre, Sherman Avenue and the Boulevard, $15. 856-692-5626 or cumberlandplayers.com

Wednesday, July 15

Cape May, "The Poe Mysteries," 8:30 p.m., Wednesday through Saturday, July 25-Sept. 1, East Lynne Theater Company, First Presbyterian Church, 500 Hughes St., $30 adults, $25 seniors, $15 students, free age 12 and younger. 609-884-5898 or www.eastlynntheater.org

Wednesday, July 18

Barnegat, "Cinderella," children's theater, 6 p.m. July 18, 19, Aug. 30; 10 a.m. July 21, Sept. 1; Ocean Professional Theatre Company, Bengal Auditorium, 180 Bengal Drive, $10. 609-312-8306 or www.oceantheatre.org

Tuesday, July 24

Beach Haven, "The Sound of Music," 2 p.m. July 24, 25, 26, 29, 31, Aug. 1, 2, 5, 7, 8, 9, 12, 14, 15, 16, 19, 21, 22, 23, 24; 8 p.m. July 24, 26. 27, 28, 31, Aug. 2, 3, 4, 7, 9, 10, 11, 14, 16, 17, 18, 21, 23, 24, 25; Surflight Theatre, Engleside and Beach avenues, $36-$54. 609-492-9477 or www.surflight.org

Wednesday, July 25

Barnegat, "101 Dalmations," children's theater, 6 p.m. July 25, 26; Aug. 1, 2; 10 a.m. July 28, Aug. 4; Ocean Professional Theatre Company, Bengal Auditorium, 180 Bengal Drive, $10. 609-312-8306 or www.oceantheatre.org

Wednesday, Aug. 1

Barnegat, "Gypsy," 8 p.m. Aug. 1-5, Aug. 7-12, Aug. 14-18; 2 p.m. Aug. 2, 7, 14, 19; Ocean Professional Theatre Company, Bengal Auditorium, 180 Bengal Drive, $35 adults, $20 children 12 and younger. 609-312-8306 or www.oceantheatre.org

Wednesday, Aug. 8

Barnegat, "The Wizard of Oz," children's theater, 6 p.m. Aug. 8, 9, 15, 16; 10 a.m. Aug. 11, 18; Ocean Professional Theatre Company, Bengal Auditorium, 180 Bengal Drive, $10. 609-312-8306 or www.oceantheatre.org

Cape May, "The 39 Steps," 8 p.m., Tuesdays through Sundays, Aug. 8-Sept. 7, Cape May Stage, Robert Shackleton Playhouse, Bank and Lafayette streets, $35 adults, $30 seniors, $15 students. Aug. 8: half-price preview performance; Aug. 24: half-price senior night. 609-884-1341 or www.capemaystage.org

Friday, Aug. 10

Hammonton, My Way: A Tribute to Frank Sinatra, 8 p.m. Aug. 10, 11, 15, 17, 23, 24, 25; 3 p.m. Aug. 12, 19, Collaborative Stage Productions, Eagle Theater, 208 Vine St., $22. 609-704-5012.

Tuesday, Aug. 21

Barnegat, Ring of Fire - Music of Johnny Cash, 8 p.m. Aug. 21-26, Aug.28, 30, 31, Sept. 1; 2 p.m. Aug. 23, 26, 28, 29, 30; Ocean Professional Theatre Company, Bengal Auditorium, 180 Bengal Drive, $35 adults, $20 children 12 and younger. 609-312-8306 or www.oceantheatre.org

Tuesday, Aug. 28

Beach Haven, "Once Upon A Time in New Jersey," musical comedy, 2 p.m. Aug. 28, 29, 30, Sept. 2, 5, 6, 8, 9, 12, 13, 15, 16; 8 p.m. Aug. 28, 30, 31, Sept. 1, 6, 7, 8, 13, 14, 15; Surflight Theatre, Engleside and Beach avenues, $36-$54. 609-492-9477 or www.surflight.org

Friday, Sept. 7

Hammonton, Completely Hollywood Abridged, 8 p.m. Sept. 7, 8, 13, 14, 15, 20, 21; 3 p.m. Sept. 9, 16, Collaborative Stage Productions, Eagle Theater, 208 Vine St., $22. 609-704-5012.

Vineland, Getting to Know ... Cinderella, 7 p.m. Sept. 7, 8, 14, 15; 2 p.m. Sept. 9, 16, Cumberland Players, The Little Theatre, Sherman Avenue and the Boulevard. 856-692-5626 or www.cumberlandplayers.com

Tuesday, Sept. 11

Barnegat, I Left My Heart - Music of Tony Bennett, 3 p.m. Sept. 11, 12, 13; 8 p.m. Sept. 12, 13, 14, 15; 2 p.m. Sept. 16, Ocean Professional Theatre Company, Bengal Auditorium, 180 Bengal Drive, $35 adults, $20 children 12 and younger. 609-312-8306 or www.oceantheatre.org

Wednesday, Sept. 12

Cape May, "Time Stands Still," drama, 8 p.m. Wednesdays through Saturdays; 3 p.m. Sundays; Sept.12-Oct. 13, Cape May Stage, Robert Shackleton Playhouse, Bank and Lafayette streets, $35 adults $30 seniors, $15 students. Sept. 12: half-price preview performance; Sept. 28: half-price senior night. 609-884-1341 or www.capemaystage.org

Wednesday, Sept. 19

Beach Haven, "Steel Magnolias," 2 p.m. Sept. 19, 20, 22, 23, 26, 27, 29, 30, Oct. 3, 4, 6, 7; 8 p.m. Sept. 20, 21, 22, 27, 28, Oct. 4, 5, 6; Surflight Theatre, Engleside and Beach avenues, $36-$54. 609-492-9477 or www.surflight.org

Cape May, "It Pays to Advertise," 8:30 p.m., Wednesday through Saturday, Sept. 19-Oct. 13, East Lynne Theater Company, First Presbyterian Church, 500 Hughes St., $30 adults, $25 seniors, $15 students, free age 12 and younger. 609-884-5898 or www.eastlynntheater.org

Friday, Oct. 5

Hammonton, "The 25 Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee," 8 p.m. Oct. 5, 6, 11, 12, 13, 18, 19; 3 p.m. Oct. 7, 14, Collaborative Stage Productions, Eagle Theater, 208 Vine St., $22. 609-704-5012.

Tuesday, Oct. 10

Beach Haven, "I Love You, You're Perfect, Now Change," 2 p.m. Oct. 10, 11, 13, 14, 17, 18, 20, 21; 8 p.m. Oct. 11, 12, 13, 18, 19, 20; Surflight Theatre, Engleside and Beach avenues, $36-$54. 609-492-9477 or www.surflight.org

Wednesday, Oct. 17

Cape May, "The Belle of Amherst," based on the life of Emily Dickinson, 8 p.m. Thursdays through Saturdays; 3 p.m. Saturdays,Sundays, Oct. 17-27; Cape May Stage, Robert Shackleton Playhouse, Bank and Lafayette streets, $35 adults $30 seniors, $15 students. Oct. 17: half-price preview performance; Oct. 21: half-price senior matinee 3 p.m. 609-884-1341 or www.capemaystage.org

Wednesday, Oct. 24

Barnegat, The Poe Mysteries, 3 p.m. Oct. 24, 25; 8 p.m. Oct. 24, 25, 26, 27; 2 p.m. Oct. 28, Ocean Professional Theatre Company, Bengal Auditorium, 180 Bengal Drive, $35 adults, $20 children 12 and younger. 609-312-8306 or www.oceantheatre.org

Beach Haven, "Barefoot in the Park," 2 p.m. Oct. 24, 25, 27, 28, 31, Nov. 1, 3, 4; 8 p.m. Oct. 25, 26, 27, Nov. 1, 2, 3; Surflight Theatre, Engleside and Beach avenues, $36-$54. 609-492-9477 or www.surflight.org

Wednesday, Oct. 31

Cape May, "Poe, Times Two," 8 p.m. Thursdays through Saturdays; 3 p.m. Saturdays, Sundays; Oct. 31-Nov.16, Cape May Stage, Robert Shackleton Playhouse, Bank and Lafayette streets, $35 adults $30 seniors, $15 students. Oct. 31: half-price preview performance; Nov. 10: half-price senior matinee 3 p.m. 609-884-1341 or www.capemaystage.org

Friday, Nov. 2

Hammonton, "Urinetown," 8 p.m. Nov. 2, 3, 9, 10, 15, 16, 17; 3 p.m. Nov. 11, Second and Vine Players, Eagle Theater, 208 Vine St., 609-704-5012.

Friday, Nov. 9

Vineland, The Importance of Being Earnest, 8 p.m. Nov. 9, 10, 16, 17; 2 p.m. Nov. 18, Cumberland Players, The Little Theatre, Sherman Avenue and the Boulevard. 856-692-5626 or www.cumberlandplayers.com

Friday, Nov. 23

Beach Haven, Irving Berlin's White Christmas, Nov. 23 to Dec. 21, Surflight Theatre, Engleside and Beach avenues, $36-$54. 609-492-9477 or www.surflight.org

Cape May, "A Tuna Christmas," comedy, 8 p.m. Thursdays through Saturdays; 3 p.m. Saturdays, Sundays; Nov. 23-Dec. 30, Cape May Stage, Robert Shackleton Playhouse, Bank and Lafayette streets, $35 adults $30 seniors, $15 students. Dec. 9: half-price senior matinee 3 p.m. 609-884-1341 or www.capemaystage.org

Friday, Dec. 7

Stafford Township, "Home for the Holidays," 7:30 p.m. Dec. 7, 8, 14, 15; 2 p.m. Dec. 8, 9, 15, 16; 3:30 p.m. Dec. 11, 13, 14; Ocean Professional Theatre Company, OceanFirst Theatre, Main Street, Manahawkin, $35 adults, $20 children 12 and younger. 609-312-8306 or www.oceantheatre.org

Friday, Dec. 14

Vineland, It's a Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play, 7 p.m. Dec. 14, 15; 2 p.m. Dec. 16, Cumberland Players, The Little Theatre, Sherman Avenue and the Boulevard. 856-692-5626 or www.cumberlandplayers.com

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