April 26, 2023

Family-Friendly Musical Comes to New Brunswick

FROM THE FILM TO THE STAGE: “Madagascar the Musical” brings familiar characters to the State Theatre New Jersey on Saturday, May 6.

State Theatre New Jersey presents Madagascar the Musical on Saturday, May 6 at 2 and 7 p.m. Join Alex the Lion, Marty the Zebra, Melman the Giraffe, Gloria the hip-hop Hippo, and the plotting penguins as they bound out of the zoo and onto the stage in this live musical adventure. The family-friendly musical features new original music and a colorful cast of larger-than-life characters from the iconic film. Tickets range from $19-$79.  

The characters escape from their home in New York’s Central Park Zoo and find themselves on an unexpected journey to the world of King Julien’s Madagascar. Complete with dance numbers and comedy, this is a story of friendship, hope, and adventure with songs like “I Like to Move It,” “It’s Showtime,” “Wild and Free,” “Best Friends,” “Relax, Be Cool, Chill Out,” “Living in Paradise,” “Together Forever,” and more.  

Visit STNJ.org for tickets. The State Theatre is at 15 Livingston Avenue in New Brunwick.