August 4, 2021

McCarter Theatre Reopens Doors Starting with Bela Fleck Concert

BACK ON STAGE: McCarter Theatre’s upcoming season will include, from left, top row: Lake Street Dive, The  Hot Sardines, and The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center. Bottom row: Zakir Hussain, Dorrance Dance, and Rosanne Cash.

On Friday, September 24 at 8 p.m., McCarter Theatre Center gets back to presenting live performance with an appearance by Bela Fleck, in his first bluegrass tour in 24 years.

On Sunday afternoon, September 26, McCarter invites the community to GARBA 360, a free outdoor event at Princeton Shopping Center celebrating the traditional Gujarati Social Folk Dance experience. There will be dance lessons, performance, and live music.

The season continues with offerings in theater, music, dance, spoken word, and family programming. Among the highlights are the Broadway tour of What the Constitution Means to Me and two new musicals:  Dreaming Zenzile, based on the life of Mariam Makeba, and Ride the Cyclone,
directed by McCarter Artistic Director Sarah Rasmussen.

Also planned for the coming season are Lake Street Dive, The Moth, National Geographic Live, Mark Morris Dance, Audra McDonald, Kelli O’Hara, Keb Mo, Shawn Colvin, David Sedaris, Rosanne Cash, and more.

Early access tickets are now available for members. Tickets for the general public go on sale August 10. Visit for details.