Discover Your Love for the Arts

Visit our performing arts theater in Manahawkin, NJ

The Stafford Township Arts Center is dedicated to preserving and sharing the joys of the performing arts. Our performing arts theater hosts all kinds of dance, music, comedy and theater productions each year. This gives students and locals within our community a chance to explore the arts. Foster a love of the performing arts in yourself and your children by visiting us today.

Musical Theater

Experience the arts at our local performance theater.

Musical Theater

Comedians

Come to our comedy theater for family entertainment.

Comedians

Professional Ballet

Enjoy ballet performances from the Atlantic City Ballet.

Professional Ballet

Concerts

Our concert venue hosts professional bands and musicians.

Concerts

Imagine. Create. Inspire.

The performing arts are entertaining and educational, no matter what age you are! The Stafford Township Arts Center partners with the local schools to provide a performance theater for:

  • School productions
  • Dance competitions
  • Comedy acts
  • School concerts
  • Professional concerts
  • Professional ballets
  • Duet acts

Our fine arts theater seats 800 guests. Our facility is handicapped-accessible, and we offer AVA hearing assistance.Purchase tickets online today or at the box office on the day of the event. Please call 609-489-8600 for box office hours.

Adventure lives in the theater

The Stafford Township Arts Center, or STAC, is a modern performing arts theater located in Manahawkin, NJ. Our beautiful arts center is equipped with high-quality lights and sound to make your production the best it can be. Local schools and organizations perform at our fine arts theater, as well as professional acts and artists.

The Stafford Township Arts Center is conveniently located off Exit 63 and two miles from the parkway. And we offer free parking at every event. Get directions here. For lodging information, please visit the Southern Ocean County Chamber of Commerce.