What's Going On at Canal Walk - Current and Upcoming Events


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Wednesday, April 15, 2020 - Mrs. Doubtfire on Broadway

~ CANCELLED ~

A struggling, out-of-work actor will do anything for his kids.  After losing custody in a messy divorce
he disguises himself as a Scottish Nanny in a desparate attempt to stay in their lives.  This is
a hysterical and heartfelt story about holding onto your loved ones, against all odds.  A new
musical based on the beloved 1993 comedy, Mrs. Doubtfire.

Cost: $142

Depart for the Stephen Sondheim Theatre at 10:30 AM (arrive 15 minutes prior to departure)
Showtime:  2:00 PM
Reture at approximately 5:30 PM

 

Click here to get the Mrs. Doubtfire on Broadway Flier


Sunday, April 19, 2020 - NJ Festival Orchestra

~ CANCELLED ~

A Night at the Opera - the greatest arias, duets and ensambles

that ever came from the operatic stage.

April 19, 7 PM in the Bellroom

$ 28 per person

Click here to get the NJ Festival Orchestra Flier


Wednesday, April 22, 2020 - A Walk on the Moon

 

 ~ CANCELLED ~

Canal Walk Hadassah Theatre Part

 "A Walk on the Moon" 
 George Street Playhouse, Livingston Avenue, New Brunswick
 
Time:  8 pm
Cost per ticket - $54

 Woodstock 1969.  In this new musical adaptation of the award-winning film, housewife Pearl Kantrowitz, sensing that change is in the air, begins a fling with a free-spirited traveling salesman while summering with her family in the Catskills. Their whirlwind romance, set against the backdrop of man’s first walk on the moon, takes audiences on a nostalgic journey through an iconic moment in American history.  
 
We have reserved two jitneys. The total cost of the trip includes the approximate jitney tip.  
 All Canal Walk residents and guests are welcome after January 21

Click here to get the A Walk on the Moon Flier


Thursday, April 23, 2020 - Sister Act

~ CANCELLED ~

Feel good Sister Act musical based on 1992 movie.

Turrsday April 23rd at Paper Mill Playhouse.

Jitney departs at 10:15 am, returns about 6 pm

$ 40 per person

Click here to get the Sister Act Flier


Wednesday, April 29, 2020 - Birds at NJ State Museum

~ CANCELLED ~

Jitney to Trenton, stop for lunch,

then to State Museum for Docent tour

at Fine Arts Gallery, then visit

the Birds as Mainstay and Muse exhibit.

Jitney leaves 11 am

$ 5 per person, Lunch extra

Click here to get the Birds at NJ State Museum Flier


Friday, May 8, 2020 - Sight & Sound - Queen Esther

~ CANCELLED ~

The new "Queen Esther" story at the Sight & Sound Theatre, Lancaster, PA
Set in the opulent yet perilous Persian Empire, QUEEN ESTHER is a captivating tale of beauty
and bravery.  Esther's ordinary life changed forever when she was taken through the palace
doors, entering a new world of royalty and risk. 
Esperience one of the most riveting Bible stories of the Old Testament as it comes to life with
magnificant sets, special effects and live animals in this brand new, original stage production.

Cost:  $103 per person

Bus departs the Clubhouse at 9:00 am; return at approximately 9:00

Showtime: 3:00 pm

Prior to the show, lunch at Shady Maples (cost approximately $15 + tax)

Click here to get the Sight & Sound - Queen Esther Flier


Monday, May 11, 2020 - AARP Driver Safety Class

AARP sponsored Driver Safety classes.

Two 3 hour sessions in the Clubhouse Art &Crafts room

Monday/Tuesday May 11, 12 at 9:00 to 12:00 am

$15 for AARP members, $20 non-members

Make checks payable to AARP dated May 11, 2020.

 

 

Click here to get the AARP Driver Safety Class Flier


Tuesday, May 12, 2020 - Neil Simon's Plaza Suite

Matthew Broderick and Sarah Jessica Parker return to Broadway together in this classic Neil Simon
comedy.  It is an uproarious and piercing look at love and marriage.  Two world-class actors play
three hilarious couples in this Broadway classic.

Cost:  $132 per person

Jitney departs at 3:00 pm for the Hudson Theater (please arrive 15 minutes prior to departure)
Showtime:  7:00 pm
Return at approximately 11:00 PM

Click here to get the Neil Simon's Plaza Suite Flier


Saturday, May 16, 2020 - Glass Blowing

Glass blowing at Hot Sands Studio, Asbury Park

There will be two groups of 12 participating.

First group - 10:00-12:00, then lunch and 2nd group 1:00-3:00.

Groups will be determined by payment date.

$ 50 per person

Jitney leaves at 8:30 am and returns about 4 pm

Click here to get the Glass Blowing Flier


Wednesday, May 27, 2020 - Romeo and Juliet - ABT

American Ballet Theater

Against the sumptuous setting of Renaissance Italy, Kenneth MacMillan weaves a “dance tapestry rich in character that is rhapsodic and sensuous” (The New York Times). Sergei Prokofiev’s unforgettable music underscores the beauty and passion of this beloved ballet’s star-crossed lovers.                                           

 COST - $97 per person

10:00 a.m.       Jitney is leaving * please arrive 15 minutes prior
2:00 p.m.         Curtain
6:00 p.m.         Returns approximately

Venue:  The Metropolitan Opera
30 Lincoln Center Plaza, NY, NY 10023

Questions? Contact: Sandra Kenney, Activities Coordinator (732)356-1010

Click here to get the Romeo and Juliet - ABT Flier


Sunday, June 7, 2020 - The Bronx Wanderers

Father and sons know how to bring a crowd to their knees, with music from memorable decades. Enjoy songs like “the wanderer”, “teenager in love”, & bohemian rhapsody, plus many more.

You must go on-line or call by phone to purchase your own tickets. You must also make a check out for $5 to take the jitney.

Phone #: 856-384-8381 & website: the broadwaytheatre.org

Tickets are approx. $45 plus tax and fees.

12:00 PM    Jitney Departs *please arrive 15 minutes prior

2:00 PM     Show time -   6:00 PM    Return approximately

Broadway Theater- 43 S. Broadway, Pitman, NJ

Click here to get the The Bronx Wanderers Flier


Wednesday, June 10, 2020 - Giselle - ABT

The epitome of Romantic ballet with “transcendently lovely pure dance” (Chicago-Sun Times), this heart-rending tale of remorse, deceit, and forgiveness is a perfect fusion of music, movement and drama.

 American Ballet Theatre

 COST - $97 per person

10:00 a.m.      Jitney is leaving * please arrive 15 minutes prior
2:00 p.m.        Curtain time
6:00 p.m.         Returns approximately

Venu: The Metropolitan Opera
30 Lincoln Center Plaza, NY, NY 10023

Questions? Contact: Sandra Kenney, Activities Coordinator (732)356-1010

Click here to get the Giselle - ABT Flier


Tuesday, November 17, 2020 - Hugh Jackman in The Music Man

Hugh Jackman returns to the Great White Way to star as Professor Harold Hill in the Broadway
revival of "The Music Man".  He is joined on stage by Sutton Foster in the role of Marian Paroo.

Jitney departs at 3:30 PM (arrive 15 minutes prior to departure)
Showtime:  7:00 PM at the Jacobs Theater
Return to the Clubhouse at approximately 11:00 PM

Cost:  $254 per person

Questions:  Contact Jodie at 732-356-8806

Click here to get the Hugh Jackman in The Music Man Flier