Happenings

Thursday, Aug. 2

Atlantic City, Farmers Market, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Thursdays and Saturdays to Sept. 29, Center City Park, Atlantic Avenue between North and South Carolina avenues. 609-347-0500 or www.njcrda.com

Atlantic City, Full moon climb, Absecon Lighthouse, 31 S. Rhode Island Ave., last climb 8 p.m., $10, includes snacks. 609-449-1360 or www.abseconlight

Cape May, Full Moon Ghost Hunt, 7:30 p.m., Emlen Physick Estate, 1048 Washington St., with Ghost-One paranormal research team, followed with dessert and conversation at Carriage House Caf� & Tearoom, $30, tour limited to 50 people. 609-884-5404 or www.capemaymac.org

Cape May, Movies on the beach, 8:30 p.m., next to Convention Hall, Beach and Stockton, free, bring chair or blanket. 609-884-5508. Aug. 2: Field of Dreams; Aug. 9: Pirates of the Caribbean.

Lower Township, Lighthouse Full Moon Climb, 8 to 10 p.m., Cape May Lighthouse, Cape May Point State Park, $7 adults, $3 children 3-12, free to Friends of Cape May Lighthouse members; admission to the Visitors' Orientation Center and ground floor free. 609-884-8656 or www.capemay

Margate, Movies on the beach, 8:30 p.m., Decatur Avenue on the beach in front of Lucy the Elephant, free. Aug. 2: The Three Stooges.

Ocean City, Free music lectures, nationalism in music, by Paul M. Somers, 6:30 to 8 p.m., Public Library, Room 110, 1735 Simpson Ave. 609-399-2434 or info@bayatlanticsymphony.org; Aug. 2: musics of Italy and Spain.

Ocean City, 12th Annual Art of Surfing, 7 to 10 p.m. Aug. 2, 3; noon to 10 p.m. Aug. 4; Music Pier, Moorlyn Terrace and Boardwalk, original art, meet the artists, live music, free admission. 609-744-3229.

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.

Sea Isle City, Beachcomber Guided Tours, 10 a.m.,Thursdays to 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.

Stone Harbor, Fabulous Family Nights, 6:30 p.m., Wetlands Institute, 1075 Stone Harbor Blvd., for all ages, Aug. 2: Sharks: Tooth or Consequences; $8 adult members, $9 nonmembers; children $6 members, $7 nonmembers. 609-368-1211 or

Friday, Aug. 3

Atlantic City, Tours of Jersey-Atlantic Wind Farm, noon to 1 p.m., ACUA Waterwaster Treatment Plant, 1801 Absecon Blvd., free. 609-272-6950 or

Atlantic City, "XtreMe TrAMPoLiNe" shows, 1, 3, and 5 p.m. Aug. 3-5, on the Boardwalk in front of Trump Taj Mahal, free. www.doatlanticcity.com

Atlantic City, Movies under the Stars, dusk, Fridays to Aug. 31, Bartram Place and the Boardwalk, bring chairs, blankets, picnic baskets. 609-344-8338 or www.njcrda.com

Cape May, New Jersey Tall Ship A.J. Meerwald, Aug. 3-Sept. 1, public sails daily except Wednesdays, from Utsch's Marina, 1121 Route 109, evening sails: $45 adults, $40 seniors, $22 children 3 to 12; afternoon sails: $40 adults, $35 seniors, $20 children; reservations recommended for all sails. Schedule: www.bayshorediscovery.org or 856-785-2060.

Cape May, Trolley Tours in French/Physick Estate Tour in French, Fridays, Aug. 3, Aug. 10, trolley tours 4:30 p.m., Washington Street Mall Information Booth, Washington Street Mall at Ocean Street; Physick Estate tours 2:45 p.m., Emlen Physick Estate, 1048 Washington St.; each tour $10 adults, $7 children 3 to 12. 609-884-5404 or 800-275-4278, or www.capemaymac.org

Hammonton, Weekly Farmers Market, 5 to 8 p.m. Fridays to 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.hammontonfarm

Ocean City, 50th Boardwalk Art Show, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Aug. 3, 4; 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Aug. 5; artwork available for sale on Boardwalk and at Ocean City Arts Center, 1735 Simpson Ave., in the Community Center. 609-399-7628.

Somers Point, Pointe Blank Comedy Series, 9 p.m., Fridays, Sandi Pointe Coastal Bistro, 908 Shore Road, seating 8 p.m., national headliners and local showcase, $15 advance, $20 door. www.acROCKsolid.com

Wildwood, Battle at the Beach Grappling Tournament, Aug. 3-5, Convention Center, 4501 Boardwalk, Aug. 3: 8 p.m., MMA fighters from tri-state area, $30; Aug. 4: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., adults and teen grapplers competition, $10 advance, $15 door; Aug. 5: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., children's grapplers, $10 advance, $15 door. 860-295-0403 or visit

Saturday, Aug. 4

Cape May, Down on the Farm weekend, 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Aug. 4, 5, Historic Cold Spring Village, Route 9, antique farming exhibits, horse and carriage rides, family activity area, entertainment, $10 adults, $8 ages 3 to 12. 609-898-2300, ext. 10, or www.hcsv.org

Egg Harbor City, Citywide Yardsale, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m., rain date Aug. 5. www.greateregg

chamber.comor 609-593-6193.

Sea Isle City, 42nd Annual Captain Bill Gallagher 10-Mile Island Run, 5:30 p.m., rain or shine, Beach Patrol Headquarters, 44th Street beach, along Promenade, trophies and cash prizes awarded, advance registration until July 31: $20; race day $30. www.sicbp.com

Sea Isle City, Open House and Dedication Ceremony, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., Historical Society Museum, in Cape May County Library, 4800 Central Ave., dedication ceremony of Memorial Garden, noon, on library grounds. 609-624-7929.

Sunday, Aug. 5

Atlantic City, Dancing With Dolphins Island Party, 7 to 10 p.m., One Atlantic, The Pier Shops at Caesars, musical entertainment, dancing, lite fare, cash bar, benefits Marine Mammal Stranding Center, $50. 609-266-0538.

Atlantic City, 9th Annual 5k run/2m walk, 7:30 a.m., registration 6:30 a.m., in front of Atlantic Club Casino Hotel, Boardwalk and Providence Avenue, $20 before July 27, $25 race day, $10 ages 12 and younger and students, proceeds fund childrens camps and special services of Shaloma Hadassah. e-mail scificats@aol.com

Atlantic City, Movies under the Stars, dusk, Sundays to Sept. 2, Brighton Park, Indiana Avenue and the Boardwalk, bring chairs, blankets, picnic baskets. 609-344-8338 or www.njcrda.com

Barnegat Light, Antique & Collectible Show, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., rain or shine, Historic Viking Village, 1801 Bayview Ave., free admission. 609-361-8039.

Mays Landing, Blast to the Past Car Show and Fire Safety Expo, noon to 4 p.m., Hamilton Mall parking lot at Olive Garden restaurant, 4403 Black Horse Pike. www.shophamilton.com

Ocean City, Character Night on the Boardwalk, 7 p.m., Sundays to Aug. 19, Music Pier, Moorlyn Terrace and Boardwalk, mascot meet and greet, pose for photos. 609-399-1412 or www.oceancityvacation.com

Tuckahoe, Greater Tuckahoe Area Merchants' Association Canoe and Kayak Race, 11 a.m., Upper Township Beach, Mosquito Landing Road, entry $15 advance, $20 race day. Register at www.tuckahoenj.com or 609-628-2829.

Monday, Aug. 6

Atlantic City, Movies under the Stars, dusk, Mondays to Aug. 27, Gardner's Basin, New Hampshire Avenue, bring chairs, blankets, picnic baskets. 609-344-8338 or www.njcrda.com

Downbeach area, 25th Annual JFS House Tour, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., six to eight Downbeach homes, benefits Jewish Family Service of Atlantic & Cape May Counties, $50; raffle tickets $25 or 5 for $100. www.jfsatlantic.org or 609-822-1108.

Somers Point, Movie on the beach, "A Dolphin Tale," dusk (about 8 p.m.), on the William H. Morrow Beach, Higbee and New Jersey avenues, free, bring beach chairs or blankets. 609-927-2053.

Tuesday, Aug. 7

Atlantic City, "Jazz 4 Kids & U," interactive program, Aug. 7, 14, 4 p.m. jazz master class ages fifth grade to adult, 6:30 p.m. free concert, Oscar E. McClinton Jr. Park, New Hampshire Avenue, food vendors. 609-350-6608.

Atlantic City, Annual Summer Mixer/Auction, 5 p.m., in Harry's, Bally's Casino, live music, benefits Metropolitan Business & Citizens Association Scholarship Fund, $40. www.mbcanj.com or 609-348-1903.

Ocean City, Free monthly art-inspired movie screenings, 6:30 p.m., Public Library, 1735 Simpson Ave., Aug. 7: August Rush; Sept. 4: Chocolat; Oct. 2: Shakespeare in Love; Nov. 13: America's Heart and Soul; Dec. 4: A fictional solution to the real mystery of Agatha Christie's disappearance after her husband informs her that he is leaving her. 609-814-0308 or 609-399-2434.

Ocean City, Pamper Scamper, baby crawling race, 9:30 a.m., registration 9 a.m., 6th Street Beach Volley Ball Courts, opposite Wonderland Pier, for babies 15 months and younger. 609-525-9300.

Lower Township, National Lighthouse Celebration, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Cape May Lighthouse, Cape May Point State Park, pirate show, kid-friendly activities, crafts vendors, safety on the sea demo with Coast Guard Auxiliary, free admission to activities, lighthouse climb $7 adults, $3 children ages 3 to 12. 609-884-5404.

Sea Isle City, Beachcomber Guided Tours, 10 a.m., one-hour interactive beach walks, Tuesdays to Aug. 28, beginning on Promenade at 29th Street beach, $1, children receive free sand pail and coloring book. 609-263-9643 or www.seaislecitynj.us

Sea Isle City, Farmers Market, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., Tuesdays to Aug. 28, JFK Boulevard and Pleasure Avenue. 609-263-9090 or www.seaislecitynj.us

Wednesday, Aug. 8

Atlantic City, Family summer movie series, dusk (approximately 8:45 p.m.), Wednesdays to Sept. 5, Police and Fire Memorial Plaza, between City Hall and County Building on Tennessee Avenue, outside, bring beach chair, adults must accompany children, free. 609-347-6836. Aug. 8: Osmosis Jones; Aug. 15: The Haunted Mansion; Aug. 22: Madagascar: Escape to Africa; Aug. 29: Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End; Sept. 5: Hairspray.

Mays Landing, Cole Bros. Circus of the Stars, 4:30 and 7:30 p.m., Aug. 8, 9, 10, Atlantic City Race Course, Black Horse Pike, behind Hamilton Mall, $21 adults, $16 children, free tickets for children at gotothecircus.com

Somers Point, Business Association networking mixer and meeting, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., begin at Gregory's Restaurant & Bar, 900 Shore Road, then move across street to Atlantic County Historical Society's Heritage Center, 907 Shore Road, for private tour, $10. www.somerspointba.org or 609-920-7004.

Wildwood, Harlem Globetrotters, 7 p.m., Aug. 8-11, Convention Center, 4501 Boardwalk, tickets start $19; Skills Clinic, 10 a.m. to noon Aug. 8, for ages 6 to 14, $49.99 includes ticket for night game, space limited. www.harlemglobetrotters.com/wildwood, ticketmaster.com or 800-745-3000.

Kids

Thursday, Aug. 2

Atlantic City, Philadelphia Eagles Book Mobile and storytime, 1:15 p.m., Public Library, One North Tennessee Ave., each child may pick a free book to keep following the reading. 609-345-2269, ext. 3050.

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

Friday, Aug. 3

Cape May, Free juggling class with James Rana, 1 to 2:30 p.m., First Presbyterian Church of Cape May, 500 Hughes St., for ages 8 and older, reservations requested. 609-884-5898.

Egg Harbor Township, Free Friday Fun Shows, 11 a.m., across from Children's Museum, inside Shore Mall, 6725 Black Horse Pike, Aug. 3: Rock N Roll Pet Shop. 609-484-9500.

Sunday, Aug. 5

Cape May, Teddy Bear Tea Parties, noon, Aug. 5, 19, Carriage House Caf� & Tearoom, on the grounds of Emlen Physick Estate, 1048 Washington St., $18 adults, $10 ages 3 to 12). 609-884-5404 or 800-275-4278 or www.capemaymac.org

Monday, Aug. 6

Egg Harbor Township, Monday Morning Madness, 11 a.m., grounds of Atlantic County Library/Egg Harbor Township Branch, at Veterans Memorial Park, for all ages, free. 609-272-8120. Aug. 6: Mr. Scott the Music Man, music performance.

Tuesday, Aug. 7

Atlantic City, Kids climb free, National Lighthouse Day celebration, 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Absecon Lighthouse, 31 S. Rhode Island Ave., for ages 12 and younger, must be accompanied by adult; paint party 10 a.m. to noon on front lawn. 609-449-1360 or www.abseconlighthouse.org

Atlantic City, John Pizzi and Andy, 10:30 a.m., comedy, magic, ventriloquism, for all ages, Public Library, second-floor meeting room, One N. Tennessee Ave., free. 609-345-2269, ext. 3050.

Tuckerton, Polar Bear program, 10:30 a.m., Ocean County Library, 380 Bay Ave., followed by polar bear storytime, ages 4 to 10, free, but registration required. www.theoceancountylibrary.org

Wednesday, Aug. 8

Atlantic City, Wacky Wednesdays, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., Absecon Lighthouse, 31 S. Rhode Island Ave., themes crafts, activities, snacks, $10 per child includes activities tower climb, adult supervision required, reservations suggested. 609-449-1360. Aug. 8: Sea Life; Aug. 15: Garden.

Cape May, "The Fabulous Fable Factory," Stockton's Children's Summer Playhouse, 10:30 a.m., Convention Hall, Stockton Place and Beach Avenue, $8. 855-708-9699 or www.capemaycity.com

Manahawkin, Polar Bear program, 10 a.m., Ocean County Library, Stafford Township Branch, 129 North Main St.; 2:30 p.m., Waretown Branch, 112 Main St.; ages 4 to 10, free, but registration required. www.theocean

Wednesday, Aug. 15

Margate, Character brunch, 8 to 9 a.m., Milton and Betty Katz Jewish Community Center of Atlantic County, 501 North Jerome Ave., for children of all ages and families, $6 members, $10 nonmembers, $20 family of four members, $35 nonmembers. 609-822-1167, ext. 159.

Music

Thursday, Aug. 2

Cape May, Suite Inspiration, 8 p.m., Convention Hall, Beach Avenue, $8. 609-884-9565 or www.capemayconventionhall.org

Stone Harbor, Summer concerts on the lawn, 7:30 to 9 p.m., St. Mary's Episcopal Church, 95th Street and Third Avenue, bring chair or blanket, free. 609-368-5922 or www.stmarysstonehar

bor.org. Aug. 2: Snake Brothers.

Friday, Aug. 3

Atlantic City, Bartram Beach Block Concert Series, 7 p.m., Bartram Avenue and the Boardwalk, free, bring chair or blanket. 609-377-7117 or 609-345-2269, ext. 3112. Aug. 3: Gina Roche.

Egg Harbor Township, Rhythm in the Park, free summer concert series, 7 p.m. Fridays, Tony Canale Park amphitheater, off Dogwood Avenue, bring blanket or chair. Aug. 3: Hamilton Township Community Band.

Somers Point, Beach Concert Series, 7 p.m., William Morrow Municipal Beach, between Higbee and New Jersey avenues on the bay, free, bring blanket or chair, www.somerspointbeachcon

certs.com; Aug. 3: Scott Kirby, "Parrothead Weekend Kick Off Party."

 

Saturday, Aug. 4

Wildwood Crest, Summer concert series, 7:30 p.m., Centennial Park, Fern Road and Ocean Avenue, free, bring blanket or chair. 609-523-0202 or www.visitwildwoodcrest.com. Aug. 4: Stormfront (Billy Joel tribute).

Sunday, Aug. 5

Ocean City, An Evening of Mozart, 8 p.m., Ocean City Pops Orchestra, Music Pier, Moorlyn Terrace and Boardwalk, $15/10. 609-525-9248 or www.ocnj.us

Monday, Aug. 6

Cape May, Stockton Goes to the Beach Concerts, 8 p.m., Convention Hall, Stockton Place and Beach Avenue, $30. 855-708-9699 or www.capemaycity.com. Aug. 6: "Ricky Nelson Remembered" starring Matthew and Gunnar Nelson & The Stone Canyon Band.

Manahawkin, Free summer concerts, 7 p.m., Manahawkin Lake Park pavilion, Routes 9 and 72, Aug. 6: Geno Presents Sinatra. www.staffordhistory.org

Ocean City, Music series, 8 p.m., Music Pier, Boardwalk and Moorlyn Terrace, $27 advance. 609-525-9248 or 609-525-9300 or tickemaster.com. Aug. 6: The Machine, tribute to Pink Floyd.

Somers Point, Tribute concert to Frank Sinatra and Tony Bennett, Ed Vezinho/ Jim Ward Big Band, 7 p.m., Sandi Pointe Coastal Bistro, 908 Shore Road, $10, auction of rare photos of Frank Sinatra and Tony Bennett from the Popsie Randolph collection held during event, portion of proceeds benefits Somers Point Jazz Society. 609-927-6677 or www.spjazz.org

Tuesday, Aug. 7

Northfield, Summer concert series, 7 p.m., Birch Grove Park,1700 Burton Ave., free. Aug 7: National Night Out, 6 to 9 p.m. 609-641-3778.

Wednesday, Aug. 8

Atlantic City, Atlantic City Library International Night Series, 7 to 8:30 p.m., Wednesdays to Sept. 5, Kennedy Plaza, on Boardwalk between Mississippi and Georgia avenues, Aug. 8: Everybody Loves Italian.

Buena Vista Township, Summer concert series, 7 p.m., rain or shine, Michael Debbi Park, Cedar Avenue, Richland, seating available or bring lawn chair, free. Aug. 8: John Clark's Little Big Band.

Wildwood Crest, Summer concert series, 7:30 p.m., Centennial Park, Fern Road and Ocean Avenue, free, bring blanket or chair. 609-523-0202 or www.visitwildwoodcrest.com. Aug. 8: Star Band; Aug. 15: Cape Harmonies; Aug. 22: Sweeter Than Honey; Aug. 29: Star Band.

Theater

Thursday, Aug. 2

Barnegat, "Gypsy," 8 p.m. Aug. 2-5, 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

Beach Haven, "The Sound of Music," 2 p.m. Aug. 2, 5, 7, 8, 9, 12, 14, 15, 16, 19, 21, 22, 23, 24; 8 p.m. 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

Cape May, "The Poe Mysteries," 8:30 p.m., Wednesday through Saturday, to 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.eastlynnetheater.org

Cape May, "God of Carnage," comedy, 8 p.m., Aug. 2, 3, Cape May Stage, Robert Shackleton Playhouse, Bank and Lafayette streets, $35 adults $30 seniors, $15 students. 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. 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. www.eastlynnetheater.org

Saturday, Aug. 4

Cape May, "1912," drama, dinner theater, 7:15 p.m. dinner, 8 p.m. performance, followed by dessert and meet and greet with cast, Aug. 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 or www.capeislandtheatre.com

Sunday, Aug. 5

Atlantic City, "A Very Noir Pinot or Sour Grapes," murder mystery dinner theater, 5:30 p.m. Aug. 5, 12; 6 p.m. Aug. 20, 27; 5 p.m. Sept. 9, 23; The Palm, 2801 Pacific Ave., The Quarter in Tropicana Casino and Resort, $75, reservations. 609-344-0483.

Cape May, "The Mark of Zorro," 8:30 p.m., silent classic film starring Douglas Fairbanks, live organ accompaniment provided by Wayne Zimmerman, part of Cape May Film Festival, First Presbyterian Church of Cape May, 500 Hughes St., $15. 609-884-5898 or go online to www.eastlynnetheater.org

Monday, Aug. 6

Beach Haven, Mr. Bojangles: A Song and Tap Tribute to Sammy Davis Jr., by Ted Levy, 8 p.m., Catch a Rising Star's Summer of Stars Comedy and Concerts Series, Surflight Theatre, Engleside and Beach avenues, $20-$60. 609-492-9477 or www.catcharisingstar.com

Cape May, Clueless at the Physick Estate, "whodunit," 6:30 p.m. Mondays, Wednesdays, Emlen Physick Estate, 1048 Washington St., $15. 609-884-5404.

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

Beach Haven, David Brenner, 8 p.m., Catch a Rising Star's Summer of Stars Comedy and Concerts Series, Surflight Theatre, Engleside and Beach avenues, $20-$60. 609-492-9477 or www.catcharisingstar.com

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

Thursday, Aug. 9

Margate, Catch A Rising Star - Evening of Comedy: Adam Kerr, Dan Wilson, Kevin Meaney, 7 p.m., Milton and Betty Katz Jewish Community Center, 501 N. Jerome Ave., $22.50 members, $25 nonmembers. 609-822-1167 or www.jccatlantic.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.

Millville, "The Music Man," 8 p.m. Aug. 10; 2 and 8 p.m. Aug. 11; 2 p.m. Aug. 12, Off Broad Street Players, Levoy Theater, 126-130 N. High St., $20 adults; $14 seniors, students with ID. www.levoy.net or 856-327-6400.

Monday, Aug. 13

Cape May, "No Strings," concert performance by Andrea Marcovicci, 8 p.m., Second Stage Broadway Series, Cape May Stage's Robert Shackleton Playhouse, Bank and Lafayette streets, $50, includes after party at Washington Inn's Wine Bar. Reservations 609-884-1341 or www.capemaystage.org

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. 27

Cape May, "Mike's Shorts," starring Jill Eikenberry and Michael Tucker, 8 p.m., Second Stage Series, Cape May Stage, Robert Shackleton Playhouse, Bank and Lafayette streets, $50. 609-884-5404 or 800-275-4278 or www.capemaystage.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.eastlynnetheater.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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