The historic Newton Theatre, founded in 1924, is a beautifully restored 605 seat performing arts center in the heart of Sussex County, presenting diverse programming, including world-renowned music acts, comedians, family productions, holiday shows and much more, in an intimate setting. Iconic performers such as Todd Rundgren, Judy Collins, Lyle Lovett, Kansas, Arlo Guthrie, David Cassidy, Jon Anderson, Clint Black, The Bacon Brothers, The Bangles, and The Glenn Miller Orchestra have all graced the stage. Its historic charm and world-class entertainment make The Newton Theatre NJ Skylands’ premier entertainment venue.
The Newton Theatre also shows movies on the biggest screen in Sussex County with an all new digital movie and surround sound system. Films screened range from classic, Indie and smaller films to current, acclaimed movies, like Oscar winners and contenders (Moonlight, La La Land, Lion, Hidden Figures, Manchester by the Sea), as well as event films like Rocky Horror Picture Show and film festivals.