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The McCarter Theatre FY15 Annual Report is now available to view as an online flipbook!
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Agatha Christie's  
- March 14 – April 2, 2017

Visit the Murder on the Orient Express website

The exotic Orient Express is about to go off the rails! With a locomotive full of suspects and an alibi for each one, it’s the perfect mystery for infamous detective Hercule Poirot, n’est-ce pas? Wax your mustache and hold on to your passport—Adapted from Agatha Christie’s masterpiece, two-time Tony-nominated playwright Ken Ludwig and multi-award-winning director Emily Mann will take you on a suspenseful, thrilling ride aboard the legendary Orient Express! (Matthews)

KIRILL GERSTEIN, piano - February 27, 2017
Kirill Gerstein’s rapid ascent into classical music’s highest ranks have included both the coveted Gilmore Artist Award and First Prize in the Rubinstein Piano Competition, plus engagements with virtually every major orchestra. (Matthews)

MAHAN ESFAHANI, harpsichord - March 19, 2017
At age 30, Iranian-American harpsichordist Mahan Esfahani has emerged as a superstar of the harpsichord. His musicianship, imagination, cultural breadth, and charisma have transcended the ivory tower to which the harpsichord has traditionally been placed. (Berlind)

SHARON ISBIN, guitar - March 18, 2017
Acclaimed as “the pre-eminent guitarist of our time”, Sharon Isbin’s 25 recordings have earned her four Grammy Awards and have simultaneously soared to the top of the Billboard charts. They encompass the full range of the guitar literature from baroque, Spanish/Latin, and 20th century, to crossover and jazz-fusion. (Berlind)


McCarter Live at the Library
Twyla Tharp 50th Anniversary Tour
Tuesday, February 28
Noon – 1PM

Twyla Tharp Dance Company Manager Alexander Brady, a former Tharp dancer, and McCarter Special Programming Director William Lockwood will discuss the program marking the 50th anniversary of the founding of the legendary choreographer’s troupe.

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Parking at McCarter

View our updated instructions and maps before you plan your trip to McCarter, as we recommend you park in the West Garage, just a 5 minute walk to the theater!

McCarter is grateful for the support of our corporate impresarios.
New Jersey State Council on the Arts
This program is made possible in part by funds from the New Jersey State Council on the Arts/Department of State, a Partner Agency of the National Endowment for the Arts and by funds from the National Endowment for the Arts.
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