Verismo Opera Opens 2018 Bring the Family to the Opera in March

The New Jersey Association of Verismo Opera, the house opera company of the Bergen Performing Arts Center (bergenPAC), resumes in March the Bring the Family to the Opera initiative.  This well-received program introduces children and the extended family to live, fully staged performances of grand opera, as the composer intended. On March 8, 9, and… Continue reading Verismo Opera Opens 2018 Bring the Family to the Opera in March


Sunday, January 14th at 2pm & 5 pm at BergenPAC B-The Underwater Bubble Show takes place in colorful underwater world of Bubblelandia. After another long day full of meetings and deadlines, Mr. B finds himself transported to a magical world that’s inhabited by seahorses, dragon fish, starfish, mermaids, clown fish and more. They carry Mr.… Continue reading B-THE UNDERWATER BUBBLE SHOW

Fine Jewelry Holiday Show

December 10th at Noon at BergenPac located at 30 N. Van Brunt Street in Englewood. Jewelry designer Norma Wellington will present her Fine Jewelry Holiday Show and Sale to benefit the scholarship fund at the Performing Arts School at bergenPAC with a special reception noon to 6 PM at the Sandy Bennett Gallery at the… Continue reading Fine Jewelry Holiday Show

Nutcraker Ballet at Bergen PAC

Nothing says “holiday magic” better than the classic Nutcracker. New Jersey Ballet has been bringing this production to families for more decades. The troupe of professional dancers have all studied in the world’s finest academies and toured on every continent. Audiences will be delighted when the theater lights go down and the magical toys come alive… Continue reading Nutcraker Ballet at Bergen PAC

Bring the Family to the Opera

From Italy to China, the New Jersey Association of Verismo Opera's 2017-2018 season spans the globe with performances of Giacomo Puccini's Tosca and Turandot. On Sunday, October 15, 2017, Verismo Opera brings to the stage again Puccini's Tosca set in Italy with Luigi Illica and Giuseppe Giacosa’s libretto in four acts based upon Victorien Sardou’s… Continue reading Bring the Family to the Opera

Open House: An Afternoon of Aida

The New Jersey Association of Verismo Opera (Verismo Opera), the house opera company of the Bergen Performing Arts Center (bergenPAC), will hold its annual winter Open House on Saturday, January 14, 2017.  The annual event will be held at 44 Armory Street in Englewood, New Jersey at 2:00 p.m.  In the event of inclement weather,… Continue reading Open House: An Afternoon of Aida


November 17, 2016 @ 8:00 pm Bergen Performing Arts Center TICKETS Herman’s Hermits Starring Peter Noone - Universally regarded as one of Rock and Roll’s finest and most versatile entertainers, Peter Noone is second to none! Star of stage, screen and record, Noone’s performances are the stuff of legend, deftly delivering a broad palette of music,… Continue reading Swoon-worthy


Expect the unexpected, as canines and comedy collide in a smash hit performance, that’s leaving audiences everywhere howling for more. From shelters to showbiz, these amazing mutts unleash havoc and hilarity in a breathtaking, action-packed, comedy dog spectacular, featuring some of the world’s most talented 4 legged performers. Deemed ‘A Must See’ by the Washington… Continue reading MUTTS GONE NUTS: CANINE CABARET


October 30, 2016 @ 4:00 pm Bergen Performing Arts Center As seen on NBC’s, America’s Got Talent!You’ll be stunned and amazed as master illusionist David Caserta has people levitating, disappearing, and reappearing right before your eyes. You will witness never before seen illusions that have been created just for this show. Families will thrill, laugh… Continue reading HAUNTED ILLUSIONS @bergenpac

MET Opera’s Richard Bernstein to Perform in @NJVerismoOpera’s ‘Rigoletto’ @BergenPAC

The New Jersey Association of Verismo Opera presents Giuseppe Verdi's timeless classic, Rigoletto, replete with beautiful music at the Bergen Performing Arts Center (bergenPAC).  Last performed by the company in 2010 at bergenPAC, Verismo Opera performs this important work of the operatic repertoire on Sunday, October 23, 2016, 3:00 p.m., at the theatre, located at… Continue reading MET Opera’s Richard Bernstein to Perform in @NJVerismoOpera’s ‘Rigoletto’ @BergenPAC