AIJFF 2021
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A "Cure for the Winter Blues"

Virtual Film Fest!


Award-Winning Films & Talkbacks!  Varied genres to Delight & Inspire!

Registration Coming Soon!

APAA Spring Session 2021

offers Professional Arts Education in dance and musical theater focus student performers on technique and the opportunity to study with a renowned faculty and celebrity guest-artists.


An outdoor celebration of all things


from classically scripted scenes to 


Ballets & Musicals!


The Axelrod Performing Arts Center produces its own professionally staged musicals and ballets for the Jersey Shore in collaboration with Broadway directors, choreographers, and designers, showcasing professional actors, dancers and singers.


The Axelrod Performing Arts Center fosters artistic excellence by showcasing varied and distinct cultural programs which enrich the imaginative, intellectual and creative soul, inspire Jewish journeys, and cultivate an appreciation of our diverse communities through the pursuit of the arts. A 501c3 organization, funding support for the Axelrod PAC comes from individuals, foundations, and grants that enable the arts center to present our year-round events and programming. We want to thank our patrons and donors that support the Axelrod Performing Arts Center annually.  LEARN MORE


Over the past few years, we have been growing our educational programs exponentially - offering a Masterclass Series, a Youth Arts program, as well as a Professional Ballet component. We invite you to learn more about each of these exciting community-building opportunities. 

“We make a living by what we get.

We make a life by what we give.”



Namesakes of the Axelrod Performing Arts Center

The Axelrod Performing Arts Center is a 501-c3 organization. Funding for the organization comes from generous individuals, foundations, and grants that enable the arts center to present year ‘round programming, including educational classes and workshops with professionals from the performing arts world.


The Axelrod PAC is a recipient of grants from the New Jersey State Council on the Arts and the Jewish Federation in the Heart of New Jersey.

The Axelrod PAC wishes to thank all our patrons and donors who support our organization annually. There are many ways that you can support the Axelrod PAC.

Axelrod Performing Arts Center
100 Grant Avenue, Deal Park, NJ 07723
732-531-9106 Box Office

The Axelrod Performing Arts Center is completely wheelchair accessible and provides a variety of assistive services upon request. In addition to Large Print Programs and hearing assistive devices at all performances, scheduled sign language interpreting, audio description, and sensory seminars are available at certain performances and upon request.

Contact the box office directly at 732-531-9106, ext. 14.

This program is made possible in part by funds from the New Jersey State Council on the Arts