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Surflight Theatre

201 Engleside Ave, Intersection of Beach and Engleside Avenues, Beach Haven, Long Beach Island, NJ 08008-1764
+1 609-492-9477
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Super Surflight!

Ranging from 'Cinderella' to 'Hairspray' the Surflight Theater has it all. The kid performances are... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Sofia G
A true island gem

I have been attending the Surflight from its early years in a leaky garage hosted by Joseph P... read more

Reviewed 19 April 2018
Mahananye
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From it's humble beginnings under a tent in 1950, Surflight Theatre has been a premier venue for live theatre, and is the only professional theatre in Ocean County, NJ. Surflight offers a full summer season of broadway quality productions, along with Childrens' Theatre, Concerts, and the world famous Show Place Ice Cream Parlour.
  • Excellent74%
  • Very good15%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible7%
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“summer stock” (5 reviews)
“ice cream” (10 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 18:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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201 Engleside Ave, Intersection of Beach and Engleside Avenues, Beach Haven, Long Beach Island, NJ 08008-1764
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+1 609-492-9477
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"summer stock"
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"ice cream"
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"long beach island"
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"peter pan"
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"the amazing technicolor dreamcoat"
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"opening night"
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"singing and dancing"
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"a true gem"
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"first rate"
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"million dollar quartet"
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"this past weekend"
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"wizard of oz"
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"great job"
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"my son"
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Ranging from 'Cinderella' to 'Hairspray' the Surflight Theater has it all. The kid performances are amazing and the adult ones are eye-grabbing. I have loved all of my experiences there and I will gladly go there again.

Thank Sofia G
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Reviewed 19 April 2018 via mobile

I have been attending the Surflight from its early years in a leaky garage hosted by Joseph P Hayes. It's come a long way! I've taken my kids when they were young each week to the featured kids shows w/ the meet & greet after...More

Thank Mahananye
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Reviewed 10 January 2018

So great to be able to a Broadway show on the island (at a fraction of the cost...). The actors are very enthusiastic!

Thank ritarap1
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Reviewed 10 September 2017

Finally got the chance to get back to the Surflight Theatre and 'Million Dollar Quartet' did not disappoint. From the ease of picking up my tickets, the refurbished theatre, comfortable seats (although a little bit tight), to the quick exit at the end of the...More

Thank kathyrlbi
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Reviewed 1 September 2017

Saw "Million Dollar Quartet" there opening night. Fantastic show. Top notch talent. Every show they put on there is good. Highly recommend.

Thank ellie2newjersey
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Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

Saw opening night performance of Million Dollar Quartet and it was fantastic! Actors were phenomenal and music was awesome! A Broadway caliber play on LBI!! The audience was on their feet and dancing to the tunes at the end! The cast extended their playing and...More

Thank Cheryl447
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Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

Bravo to the cast & crew. We were delighted to see Hairspray & Peter Pan last week. Singers & dancers were talented & enthusiastic. The shows made our stay in Beach Haven so enjoyable!

Thank DianeWJ
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Reviewed 8 August 2017

I saw Newsies & it was terrific. Summer Stock theater. The theater is clean & very well kept. The show was so professional. Intermission you can get a coffee or ice-cream, no alcohol. A good mix of veteran actors & new actors. They also have...More

Thank Ellen D
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Reviewed 1 August 2017

We went to see Footloose and were not disappointed! The cast was high energy and we truly enjoyed every minute of the performance. I wish we were down there all summer so we could see every show. THANK YOU FOR RE-OPENING THIS WONDERFUL THEATRE!

Thank roxymama2017
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Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

We saw Joseph and the amazing technicolor dream coat and Newsies this summer! Both shows were fantastic. We love Newsies! And saw it on Broadway, the Surflight show would definitely compare. Incredible dancing! Enjoy the showplace ice cream parlor before the show. Great Family fun...More

Thank Jamie F
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Contact Ruth at 609 492 9477 for group pricing and included lunch or dinner. Great prices
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