Event – State Theatre NJ – HD Screenings – August & September 2013

by Donald Hanson • August 8, 2013 • EventsComments (0)1280


HD Broadcasts at the State Theatre

Opera in Cinema, Ballet in Cinema, Concerts, and PG Matinees

Ticket Office: 732-246-SHOW (7469)


New Brunswick, NJ —This summer, State Theatre presents a wide array of HD broadcasts to be presented on a larger-than-life 46-foot screen. Included will be four exciting ballet and opera in cinema performances.

The summer HD broadcasts continue with a rock documentary and two concerts. The iconic story of Sound City (8/10/13), directed by Dave Grohl explores the recording studio’s long history and the musicians who made their careers in the studio. At the end of August is Peter Gabriel: New Blood Live In London(8/24/13). Filmed in March 2011, New Blood Live captures Peter Gabriel performing live with the 46-piece New Blood Orchestra at Hammerstein Apollo. Then in September, State Theatre presents André Rieu Live in Maastricht (9/15/13), featuring a backstage interview with violinist/conductor, exclusively for cinema audiences.





La Bayadère

Captured live from the Bolshoi Ballet

Sat, August 10, 2013 at 3pm

Starring Svetlana Zakharova as Nikia and Maria Alexanrova as Gamzatti, La Bayadère tells the story of impossible love beween two individuals. Set in the scenic country of India, La Bayadère displays unique choreography especially with The Kingdom of the Shades, one of the most celebrated exerpts in ballet.

Tickets are $12.



Sound City

Directed by Dave Grohl

Sat, August 10, 2013 at 8pm

This concert documentary focuses on the iconic Sound City recording studio which housed countless legendary music bands and singers. The film is complete with rock n roll history and plenty of live musical appearances.

Tickets are $12.



Don Giovanni

Captured live from La Scala

Sat, August 24, 2013 at 3pm

See Don Giovanni, a promiscuous and arrogant nobleman who refuses to change, is personally invited down to hell. Commonly recognized as “the greatest opera ever composed,” Mozart’s classic tale of Don Giovanni is known for its comedy, melodrama, and the supernatural.

Tickets are $12.



Peter Gabriel: New Blood in HD

Sat, August 24, 2013 at 8pm

Filmed live from the Hammersmith Apollo in London, Peter Gabriel performs live with the New Blood Orchestra. The set list will include cover versions from his Scratch My Back album plus some of his classic solo tracks with new orchestral arrangements.

Tickets are $12.





André Rieu Live in Maastricht 2012 in HD

Sun, September 15, 2013 at 2pm

Captured live from the Netherlands, join André Rieu in his hometown concert—Live in Maastricht—where he will be joined by the Johann Strauss Orchestra, Royal Choir Society’s Maastreechter Staar, the Harlem Gospel Choir, and more in what will be a spectacular music celebration.

Tickets are $12.

For tickets or more information, call the State Theatre ticket office at 732-246-SHOW (7469), or visit us online at www.StateTheatreNJ.org. The State Theatreticket office, located at 15 Livingston Ave, New Brunswick NJ, is open Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, 10am to 6pm; Wednesday 11am to 7pm; Friday, 10am to 5pm; and at least three hours prior to curtain on performance dates, unless otherwise specified. For information on group outings and discounts, call 732-247-7200, ext. 517. Some additional ticket and transaction fees may apply.

State Theatre, a premier nonprofit venue for the performing arts and entertainment. The theater exists to enrich people’s lives, contribute to a vital urban environment, and build future audiences by presenting the finest performing artists and entertainers and fostering lifetime appreciation for the performing arts through education. The State Theatre’s programs are made possible, in part, by funding from the New Jersey State Council on the Arts/Department of State, a Partner Agency of the National Endowment for the Arts, and contributions from numerous corporations, foundations, and individuals. The Heldrich is the official hotel of the State Theatre. Magic 98.3 is the official radio station of the State Theatre. The Star-Ledger is the official newspaper of the State Theatre.



15 Livingston Ave

New Brunswick, NJ 08901

Ticket Office – 732-246-SHOW (7469)

Online – www.StateTheatreNJ.org

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