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Fair Lawn Community Center
George Frey Center for Arts and Recreation

Arts, Theater and Events


Upcoming Events

The Fair Lawn Community Center/George Frey Center for Arts and Recreation located at 10-10 20th Street in Fair Lawn, NJ is proud to announce the following Upcoming Performance/Event listings for December 2017 - June 2018

"The SantaLand Diaries” presented by Skyline Theatre Company
A funny and quirky look at the holidays…
Sunday, December 17, 2017 at 3 pm
“A delightfully thorny account of working as a Yuletide elf at Macy’s.  Priceless observations, both outrageous and subtle.  Destined to hold a place in the annals of American humor writing” - NY Times.  Adapted by Joe Mantello.  Directed by David C. Neal.  For information and ticket reservations call 800-474-1299 or visit www.skylinetheatrecompany.orgIntended for mature audiences.      

NERFA Showcase - Artists TBA
Hurdy Gurdy Folk Music Club
Saturday, January 6, 2018 at 8 pm

For information and ticket sales call 201-384-1325 or visit www.hurdygurdyfolk.org.

Pioneer Productions Company - Benefit Gala Performance
Saturday, January 20. 2018 at 7 pm

Don’t miss this fun filled Gala event serving up refreshments and live entertainment throughout the evening as Pioneer reflects on their journey and shines a light on what‘s to come. For information and ticket sales visit www.pioneerproductionscompany.org.

“2nd Annual TraditionsFest” A Benefit Concert for WFDU-FM (Artists TBA)
Hurdy Gurdy Folk Music Club
Sunday, January 21, 2018 at 2 pm

For information and ticket sales call 201-384-1325 or visit www.hurdygurdyfolk.org.

Old Library Theatre presents: The 7th Annual One Act Play
January 26-28, 2018
Friday & Saturday evenings at 8 pm
Sunday matinee at 2 pm

For information and ticket sales call 973-OLT-4420 or visit www.oldlibrarytheatre.net.

Lara Herscovitch with The Levins (Noteworthy Nights Co-Bill Series)
Hurdy Gurdy Folk Music Club
Saturday, February 3, 2018 at 8 pm

For information and ticket sales call 201-384-1325 or visit www.hurdygurdyfolk.org.

“When Harry Met Sally” a staged reading presented by Pioneer Productions Company
February 9-11, 2018
Friday & Saturday evenings at 8 pm
Sunday matinee at 3 pm

When Harry Met Sally… is a 1989 American romantic comedy written by Nora Ephron. The story follows the title characters from the time they meet in college just before sharing a cross-country drive, through twelve years or so of chance encounters in New York City, and raises the question "Can men and women ever just be friends?". For information and ticket sales visit www.pioneerproductionscompany.org.

“The Robber Bridegroom: presented by Old Library Theatre
February 16-18 and February 23-25, 2018
Friday & Saturday evenings at 8 pm
Sunday matinees at 2 pm

Set in eighteenth-century Mississippi, the show follows Jamie Lockhart, a rascally robber of the woods, as he courts Rosamund, the only daughter of the richest planter in the country. The proceedings go awry, however, thanks to a case of double-mistaken identity. Throw in an evil stepmother who’s intent on Rosamund’s demise, her pea-brained henchman and a hostile talking head-in-a-trunk, and you have a rollicking country romp! For information and ticket sales call
973-OLT-4420 or visit www.oldlibrarytheatre.net.

“A Taste of Our Town”
Fair Lawn Chamber of Commerce presents a Celebration of Great Food
Monday, February 26, 2018 6 pm - 8 pm

Sample offerings from Fair Lawn’s finest restaurants. Net proceeds to benefit Fair Lawn Department Health & Human Services Food Pantry. Information and reservations please call 201-796-7050.

Skyline Theatre Company - New Jersey Theatre Alliance 2018 Stages Festival
Premier of Original Musical Production
Friday, March 2, 2018 at 7 pm

Admission Free. For information visit www.skylinetheatrecompany.org.

Joe Jencks & Si Kahn
Hurdy Gurdy Folk Music Club
Saturday, March 3, 2018 at 8 pm

For information and ticket sales call 201-384-1325 or visit www.hurdygurdyfolk.org.

Dance Designs - Cabaret of Solos and Duets
Sunday, March 4, 2018

For information and ticket sales call 201-791-8873 or visit www.dancedesignsstudio.com.

“Side Show” Musical presented by Old Library Theatre
March 9-11 and March 16-18, 2018
Friday & Saturday evenings at 8 pm
Sunday matinees at 2 pm

As the starring act of a sideshow, helmed by an abusive ringmaster, conjoined twins Violet and Daisy Hilton are eager to accept an offer of fame, fortune, and potential romance proffered by Terry, a talent scout, and Buddy, a budding musician. As stars of the Orpheum Circuit, it seems that Violet and Daisy have everything they ever wanted. The one thing they lack, however, is the fulfillment of their hearts’ desires. For information and ticket sales call 973-OLT-4420 or visit www.oldlibrarytheatre.net.

Fair Lawn Public Schools’ Arts Festival
Monday, March 19 - Thursday, March 22, 2018
Opening Night Ceremony Monday, March 19 at 7 pm


“Broadway in Bergen” presented by Skyline Theatre Company
Monday, April 2, 2018 at 7 pm

“We Bring the Stars out... for our Gala Fundraiser”
For information and ticket sales call 800-474-1299 or visit www.skylinetheatrecompany.org.

Tom Chapin
Hurdy Gurdy Folk Music Club
Saturday, April 7, 2018 at 8 pm

For information and ticket sales call 201-384-1325 or visit www.hurdygurdyfolk.org.

St. Anne Stages - PRODUCTION TO BE ANNOUNCED
April 13-15 and April 20-April 22, 2018

For information and ticket sales visit www.stannestages.com.

Tribe Body - Dance Showcase
Saturday, April 28, 2018

For information and ticket sales call 201-818-3007 or visit www.tribebody.com.

“The Elephant Man” presented by Skyline Theatre Company
May 4-6, 2018
Friday & Saturday evenings at 7:30 pm
Sunday matinee at 2 pm

From “freak” to a man… Based on the life of a horribly deformed young man, John Merrick, who lived in London during the nineteenth century and was rescued from a freak show. Merrick is introduced to London society and slowly evolves from an object of pity to an urbane and witty favorite of the aristocracy only to be denied his ultimate dream. For information and ticket sales call 800-474-1299 or visit www.skylinetheatrecompany.org.

Suzzy Roche & Lucy Wainwright Roche
Hurdy Gurdy Folk Music Club
Saturday, May 12, 2018 at 8 pm

For information and ticket sales call 201-384-1325 or visit www.hurdygurdyfolk.org.

“Singing’ In The Rain” A Youth Production presented by Old Library Theatre
May 17-20, 2018
Thursday, Friday & Saturday evenings at 7 pm
Sunday matinee at 2 pm

In silent movies, Don Lockwood and Lina Lamont are a hot item, but, behind the scenes, things aren’t always as they appear on the big screen! Meanwhile, Lina’s squeaky voice might be the end of her career in “talking pictures” without the help of a talented young actress to do the talking and singing for her. For information and ticket sales call 973-OLT-4420 or visit www.oldlibrarytheatrenet.

Yamaha Music Conservatory - Showcase
Saturday, May 26, 2018

For information and ticket sales call 201-791-4500 or visit www.njyamahamusicschools.com.

“Princess Ida” presented by Ridgewood Gilbert & Sullivan Opera Company
Friday, June 1, 2018 at 7:30 pm

Princess Ida, a comic opera, concerns a princess who founds a women's university and teaches that women are superior to men and should rule in their stead.  The prince to whom she had been married in infancy sneaks into the university, together with two friends, with the aim of collecting his bride.  They disguise themselves as women students, but are discovered, and all soon face a literal war between the sexes.  For information and ticket sales visit www.ridgewoodgilbertandsullivan.org.

Guy Davis
Hurdy Gurdy Folk Music Club
Saturday, June 2, 2018 at 8 pm

For information and ticket sales call 201-384-1325 or visit www.hurdygurdyfolk.org.

Mariann’s School of Dance - Spring Dance Concert
Sunday, June 3, 2018

For information and ticket sales call 201-261-1207 or visit www.mariannsdance.com.

Dance A Lot Ballroom Studio - Dance Showcase
Saturday, June 9, 2018

For information and ticket sales call 201-663-4336 or visit www.dancealotballroom.com.

DANCetc. - Dance Showcase
Sunday, June 10, 2018

For information and ticket sales call 201-773-8588 or visit www.dancetcstudio.com.

Moonlight Ballroom Dance Studio of Glen Rock - Dance Showcase
Friday, June 15, 2018

For information and ticket sales call 201-389-3835 or visit www.moonlightdancestudio.org.

Center for Modern Dance Education “Danceathon”
Saturday, June 16, 2018

For information and ticket sales call 201-342-2989 or visit www.cmde.org.

Friends of OLT Annual Concert - Old Library Theatre
Saturday, June 23, 2018 at 8 pm

For one night only, OLT will present its annual concert, proceeds from which help fund their season. Featuring Friends of OLT and a mix of performers past and present. What will this year's theme be? Don't miss your chance to find out! For information and ticket sales call 973-OLT-4420 or visit www.oldlibrarytheatre.net.              


General Note: All programming subject to change. Doors to the theater open one hour before show time and any available tickets can be purchased at the Theater Box Office at that time. For further information and upcoming event listings please check the Community Center website at www.fairlawncommunitycenter.org or www.fairlawn.org and click on the Community Center.


We welcome and continue to take both private and corporate bookings for use of our Theater, Atrium Lobby and conference room facilities. For rental information please call the Office of Corporate and Cultural Planning at 201-794-5346 or email us at
culture@fairlawn.org

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Business Office Hours:

Monday through Friday
8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. (Excluding holidays)

Community Center Hours:

Mon. through Fri. - 6:30 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Saturday - 9:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Sunday - 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Office of Corporate & Cultural Planning
Name: Robin Schamach 
Title: Corporate & Cultural Planner
Address: Fair Lawn Municipal Building
8-01 Fair Lawn Avenue
Fair Lawn, New Jersey 07410

Phone: 201-794-5346 
Fax: 201-703-4257

Email: culture@fairlawn.org

Hours: 8:30 am to 4:30 pm  
Monday to Friday

HELP SUPPORT OUR THEATER!!!

Personalized Theater Seats

Donation: $100

Have your name, family name, business or organization displayed on a seat in our state of the art theater.

You supply the inscription and we will design the theater seat plaque.

For information please call (201) 794-5372